Changing of the Guard Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is a marvelous place. The mere sight of this palace is breathe taking. Millions of tourist head to London every year to view the Palace and to experience the Changing of the Guard ceremony.

Countries and Their Monsters

Monsters.  What can  you say?  They’re awesome.  Those interested in traveling to areas of historic significance may be frustrated that the kids couldn’t care less about a castle.  But tell them a werewolf was once thought to live in the nearby forest and their ears will perk right up.  Below is a list of several […]

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of The Tower Bridge

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of The Tower Bridge by night-Rob Inh00d999 and was taken by Rob Inh00d Photo credit: Rob Inh00d

Top Landmarks in London

Traveling London is an exciting adventure, there is so much to see and do it’s hard to fit it all into one trip but using the following guide will help you plan your visits to the top landmarks in London.

Visiting Westminster Palace

Standing stoic on the banks of the River Thames Westminster Palace is the largest government building in the all of the United Kingdom. Between its elaborate walls two houses of English Parliament meet annually to discuss the political landscape of the Britain. The original building was used as the Royal residence during the reign of […]

Visiting the London Eye

The London Eye is the world’s largest observation wheel, located on the Thames River. It offers a unique experience and beautiful views of Westminster Palace, Big Ben and the entire city of London.

Visiting the London Tower Bridge

The Tower Bridge in London is one of the most identifiable structures on the globe. The Tower Bridge, which connects The Borough to the center of the Financial District of the City of London, was officially opened in June 1894 by the future king, Edward VII. The original purpose for construction of the bridge was […]

Visiting Buckingham Palace

The British Monarchy resides and serves in Buckingham Palace located in Westminster. This location served as the official residence for the Royal Family, when they are in London England, and has been since 1837. The Queen often invites guests for receptions and other official events in this divine, Royal Palace. Buckingham Palace is also open […]

Sightseeing in London

When planning your itinerary for a London trip the first two places you think of are the “Changing of the Guards” and “Buckingham Palace.” Both, of course, you must see. However, there is so much more to see, learn and enjoy about London. Did you know about the ravens that live at the Tower of […]

Visiting Big Ben in London England

Big Ben it’s one the most recognized clocks in all the world. The big clock tower attached to the north side of the Palace of Westminster, an icon of the charming and enchanting town of London, England.

Photo of the Moment – Westminster Palace

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Westminster Palace and was taken by ** Maurice ** Photo credit: ** Maurice **

Beatles-Themed Hotel Opens in Liverpool

Liverpool, the city that raised John, Paul, George, and Ringo, has just opened a new four-star hotel, designed in the Beatles’ honor. The 110-room opened on February 1 in renovated 19th century mercantile building, located in the city’s Cavern Quarter. The hotel is named after the group’s second movie, released in 1964. The rooms at […]

Family Attractions in London

Sometimes keeping kids occupied on vacation is difficult, especially when your vacation is in a foreign country. But a trip to London with the family is one that is sure to be fun for everyone as there is so much to see and do. Use our handpicked family fun guide below to find the best […]

Museums in London

London is the capital of both England and the United Kingdom and has a history of influence and power that reaches back more than two thousand years. It’s no doubt then that a city with as much history as London is full of incredible museums that house relics of the past. The list of London […]

London Eye Sunset – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of London Eye sunset. The London Eye is the 443-foot tall feris wheel next to River Thames. It is the tallest ferris wheel in Europe. With over 3.5 million visitors a year, it is a very popular tourist attraction in England.

Liverpool’s year of culture begins

Each year in Europe, two cities are named to be the continents Capitals of Culture for the year. It gives sometimes little-known cities the chance to make their name on the world scene – like one of this year’s Capitals, the town of Stavanger in Norway – and others the opportunity to recover a reputation. […]

Book Review: Walk Around the British Coasts

You may not have had a chance to see the television series that inspired this book, but if you’re planning a trip to any part of Britain then taking a look at the Coast: The Walks book put out by the BBC will give you lots of ideas for walking outings along British coasts. You […]

Book Review: Three Men in A Float, Across England

Hopping on the topical bandwagon of “slow travel” meant, for British writers Dan Kieran and Ian Vince, driving the full width of England in an electric milk float. This adventure led to the new book Three Men in a Float: Across England at 15mph, a somewhat mad and often hilarious discovery of England and its […]