Category: Holidays and seasonal

Egg-citing Easter activities across the UK!

The Easter holidays are just around the corner and filling the two-week void created by the school holidays can be daunting. There’s plenty to do this Easter so why not hop along to some Easter events? In case you haven’t noticed, it’s...

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#ScenicRoute The most spectacular train journeys in the world!

#ScenicRoute is a regular NationalRail.com feature, exploring the world’s most astonishing train journeys. Trains are a magical mode of transport. You can hop on a plane anywhere, but nothing beats the romance of a train journey. Many love stories, friendships and adventures...

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5 Quirky Valentine’s Dates

Hate it or love it, Valentine’s Day is the official holiday of love. If you’ve been together for a lifetime or a little while the nervousness that surrounds this time of year is imminent. The possibility of squeezing into your chosen restaurant...

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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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