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Great Britain & Northern Ireland travel guide, with articles, photos, resources, and best things to see and do, created by As We Saw It photo & travel blog.

5 Fun Family Vacation Destinations view over barcelona 5 of the best family vacation destinations in Europe and Asia. Start planning your next family holiday trip now! Read mo...

Kalimantan, 89200, Malaysia

10 Best Beaches to Visit on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast 10 best beaches on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast – discover breathtaking views, white sand beaches and dramatic cliffs perfect...

10 Best Places to Visit in Wales St Davids coastline If you’re hunting for breathtaking views, Wales is just the place to explore. Wide, flat, sandy beaches? Pembrokeshire....

Best Christmas Markets in Europe 2019 Entrance gate to cologne's christmas market Come early winter, it's time to get into the holiday spirit. Here's a list of the best Christmas markets in Europe for i...

5 Unique Weekend Getaways in Europe Holyrood castle, Edinburgh, Scotland Weekends are a great time to get into relaxation and recreation. We think that a truly great weekend offers a chance to...

Seville, Spain

5 Best Things to Do in Europe Temple bar in dublin Europe is probably one of the most sought-after destinations in the world. It might be for a quick city break, couples g...

Dublin, Ireland

6 Fun City Breaks Vacation Destinations Are you thinking of taking a few days away, unwinding from work? Perhaps a city break could be the perfect getaway for y...

Prague, Czechia

6 Alternative Family Vacation Destinations Rope suspension obridge The world is not in your books and maps; it's out there. Gandalf You may have gotten a glimpse of the culture and practi...

21 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Scotland night on the colorful streets of Edinburgh 21 essential things you need to know before visiting Scotland: culture, food, travel tips and more. Get the most from yo...

Scotland, UK

10 Best Places to Visit in the Cotswolds row of thatched houses in a cotswolds village 10 best places to visit in the Cotswolds by a local, best Cotswold villages, things to do, travel tips, and suggested it...

Cotswolds, UK

10 Fun Things to Do in Newcastle, England Newcastle quayside at twilight. View down the walkway and River Tyne toward bridge in background. Discover the best top things to do and see in Newcastle-upon-Tyne including Victoria Tunnel, Quayside, Jesmond Dene, pub...

newcastle uk

World’s Best Scenic Drive: the Causeway Coastal Route Northern Ireland cliffs seen from Rope Bridge The Causeway Coastal Route is one of the best scenic drives in the world. This epic road trip from Belfast to Derry take...

Causeway Road, Bushmills, UK

Layover in London: The Tower of London The Tower of London - Layover in London Day Three Visit the Tower of London on a layover, a Royal Castle dating back to late 1066. The castle was key to controlling all o...

Tower of London, London, United Kingdom

Layover in London: Cruise on the Thames River cruise on the Thames What to do with free time during a layover in London? Why not take a river cruise on the Thames from Westminster to Gree...

Greenwich, England, United Kingdom

Layover in London: A Quick Sightseeing Tour A layover in London includes a quick sightseeing tour and a view of the city from above on the London Eye. Read more

Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom

Latest United Kingdom Articles

10 Best Places to Visit in Wales

St Davids coastline

If you’re hunting for breathtaking views, Wales is just the place to explore. Wide, flat, sandy beaches? Pembrokeshire. Check. High, dramatic mountain ranges? Snowdonia and the Brecon Beacons, check. This beautiful corner of Britain is completely different from England. It has such an extraordinary landscape that some of its most gorgeous hills, valleys, islands and …

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5 Best Things to Do in Europe

Temple bar in dublin

Europe is probably one of the most sought-after destinations in the world. It might be for a quick city break, couples getaway, gastronomic trip with your friends, or cultural sightseeing by yourself, Europe has everything you could want in a vacation. Why visit Europe? Here are some reasons why Europe is still the dream destination …

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World’s Best Scenic Drive: the Causeway Coastal Route

Northern Ireland cliffs seen from Rope Bridge

The Causeway Coastal Route is one of the best scenic drives in the world. This epic road trip from Belfast to Derry takes you to the best things to see in Northern Ireland. Discover the Antrim coast, Giant’s Causeway, Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge, and more with this unique itinerary.

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Tourism website: Visit Britain

Time zone: UTC/GMT +01:00

Currency: GBP – British pound

Official language: English

UNESCO World Heritage sites: 30