Category: Holidays and seasonal

Weird and Wonderful things to do this Winter:

Christmas is an interesting time of year with weird presents and even weirder family – yet somehow traditional Christmas events tend to be totally traditional. This year, why not shun the typical and the humdrum? Swerve the Christmas markets and the shopping...

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Unusual haunted places in the UK

Take the train and explore these haunted locations in time for Halloween this year. The UK has an extensive history and many ghost stories, but here are some you may not have heard of before…   Eyam, Derbyshire. Eyam, otherwise known as...

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Top UK festivals to visit by train

The UK is famous for its summer festivals and this year is no different. Most people who attend these festivals do so by public transport, due to lack of parking or difficulty in doing so. These events cater to all forms of...

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2017 UK Winter Activities

Winter is finally arrived in the UK, with brisk temperatures creeping in and the smell of mulled wine getting us in the Christmas spirit. It’s time to take advantage of all things festive and plan your holiday travels, so grab your train tickets and...

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2017 UK Christmas Light Shows

It’s nearly that time of year again! You’re probably starting to think about festive themed activities you can do with the family, your significant other, or your friends. We’ve had a little search and found that there are plenty of exciting Christmas...

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5 ideas for UK half-term day trips

October half-term is a difficult one – the weather isn’t great so many activities are limited, and with Christmas looming, most families will be looking to save money wherever possible. We’ve put together a list of great day trips you can take...

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