If you are visiting London and making the trip out to Stonehenge, you should also go a few more miles and visit Salisbury. Here you will find Old Sarum, once home to a medieval castle, and Salisbury Cathedral, which has the tallest Spire in England and houses the best surviving copy of the Magna Carta. […]
If you are planning a trip to London, the best advice I can give you is to purchase a London Pass. The London Pass is an all-inclusive sightseeing card, that gets you free entry to many must do experiences in London and its surrounding area. Not only does it give you free entry into popular […]
If you are planning a day trip from London, you will not be short on things to do in Windsor. In fact, I am sure that you could spend an entire weekend in Windsor and not experience everything!
One of our favorite day trips from London is Canterbury. With its cobblestone streets and half-timbered houses, it is filled with Medieval charm. You’ll find plenty of things to do in Canterbury to fill up your day and since it is less than a 2 hour train ride from London, you can be back by dark. Many have […]
What is now Northumberland, England was once part of the Roman frontier and where you will find Housesteads Roman Fort, one of the best preserved Roman forts anywhere along Hadrian’s Wall. If you enjoy the outdoors and enjoying learning about Roman history, a day trip to Hadrian’s Wall & Housesteads Roman Fort is a wonderful way to […]
One thing on everyone’s must do list for London is the Changing of the Guard. The three locations you can witness the ceremony in London are at Buckingham Palace, St James’s Palace and Wellington Barracks. While many go to Buckingham Palace to see this ceremony, you should consider going to the Changing of the Guard at […]