Discovering Bristol We grew up with Bristol, through stories of smugglers and pirates. Bristol was home to anti-heroes such as Long John Silver from Treasure Island and Blackbeard the Pirate, a place full of excitement. So, with these romantic visions in mind, we set out to discover the real Bristol, to explore this modern city […]
United Kingdom Travel
A selection of travel destinations in and around United Kingdom. Including pictures, highlights and characteristics of this popular travel location.
From the glitz and glamour of London, to the mystical beauty of Scottish Highlands, the history of the United Kingdom will take you on a trip back in time.
During our many trips to the UK we have stayed in some of the most picturesque towns and cities from the quaint English medieval villages to the dynamic city of London.
The Scottish Highlands are a favourite destination whenever we visit and we have travelled extensively throughout it’s many cities and towns with extensive stays in some of the most beautiful places.
We love our time in the cities and landscapes of the UK and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
Click below to read our city guides for our stays and places of interest throughout England and Scotland.
The Black Isle The Black Isle is situated near Inverness, the ‘Capital of the Highlands’ in Northern Scotland. Contrary to its name the Black Isle is not an island but a peninsula. The Cromarty, Moray and Beauly Firths frame the majestic scenery of this vast wedge of land. We were fortunate to be House Sitting in an […]
Our Scottish Road Trip We started our Scottish Road Trip from Edinburgh in the United Kingdom. I had been to Scotland in the early 1980’s and admired it’s rugged beauty and thought it would be perfect time for Alan to retrace Scottish roots, his Grandparents coming from Scotland. Edinburgh Arriving in Edinburgh came as quite […]
London Rooms We have been fortunate enough to visit London in the United Kingdom many times while crisscrossing our way around Europe. In that time we have stayed in many London Rooms and managed to stumble on to great deals including 5 star hotels. Although these deals don’t come along every day, they are there you just […]