Top Things to Do in the UK
York Minster is one of the largest Gothic cathedrals in Europe and is one of the best examples of Gothic architecture.
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.
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.
The Peak District is an upland area in central and northern England. It’s one of the most beautiful areas in the UK.
Manchester is the UKs third largest city and it makes a fantastic night out. A really fantastic night out.
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 spans across Scotland and was initially built by the Roman’s to keep the Scots out. Now it’s a tourist attraction.
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 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…
The Eden Project is an attraction in Cornwall. Basically, it’s the world’s largest greenhouse shaped in these alien-like spheres.
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.
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.
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.