Top Things to Do in the UK

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Top Things to Do in the UK

York Minster 

York Minster is one of the largest Gothic cathedrals in Europe and is one of the best examples of Gothic architecture.

Stonehenge 

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument found in Wiltshire, south England. It's a circle of giant stones dating back over 4,000 years. No one knows who created Stonehenge or knows why it was created. It's a pretty good tourist attraction though, so maybe it was created for that.

Stonehenge top things to do in the UK

London 

There's so much to do in London it's almost impossible to write about. There's The National History Museum, the London Eye, the Tower of London, London Bridge, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, South Bank, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, the Jewel Tower, the Tate Modern, the British Museum, the British Library, the London Dungeon, the National Gallery... the list goes on...

White Cliffs of Dover 

The White Cliffs of Dover are one the iconic images of Britain. They form the British coastline facing France and are exactly what they say they are - white cliffs.

Peak District 

The Peak District is an upland area in central and northern England. It's one of the most beautiful areas in the UK.

Peak District in the UK

Manchester nightlife 

Manchester is the UKs third largest city and it makes a fantastic night out. A really fantastic night out.

Edinburgh Castle 

Edinburgh Castle is one of the biggest and best examples of an ancient castle in the UK. The castle dates back to the 12th century and it dominates the skyline in Edinburgh.

Hadrian's Wall 

Hadrian's Wall spans across Scotland and was initially built by the Roman's to keep the Scots out. Now it's a tourist attraction.

Hadrian's Wall

Mount Snowdon 

Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales, at an altitude of 1,085 metres and has been described as "probably the busiest mountain in Britain". It is designated as a national nature reserve for its rare flora and fauna.

Shakespeare's Birthplace 

Shakespeare is without a doubt one of the most famous Brits, so it's no surprise that his birthplace is famous too. It's situated in Henley Street, Stratford-upon-Avon and it has been described as "a Mecca for all lovers of literature".

Surfing in Newquay 

Take on the locals at surfing in Newquay. The surf is surprising good, the views are great and there's even a chance of spotting a basking shark. A bit cold though...

Fistral Beach in Newquay

Eden project

The Eden Project is an attraction in Cornwall. Basically, it's the world's largest greenhouse shaped in these alien-like spheres.

Cambridge/Oxford 

Cambridge and Oxford are the two most prestigious universities in the UK. Oxford is the oldest surviving university in the world and dates as far back as the 11th century. Cambridge is the second oldest university and dates back to 1209. Both cities are beautiful examples of everything that is right about the UK.

Oxford things to do in the UK

Roman baths in Bath 

Bath is famous for, well, it's Roman Baths. The Baths are a major tourist attraction and, together with the Grand Pump Room, receive more than one million visitors a year.

Alton Towers 

If you're looking for an adrenaline fix then look no further than Alton Towers. It's the biggest amusement park in the UK and there are a few rides that will raise the heart rate. It attracts around 2.7 million visitors per year making.