10 Days in UK: Day 6 – Lake District to Liverpool

Day 6: Lake District to Liverpool Pity I had only half a day to spend in Lake District. A two-hour train journey with one change...

10 Days in UK: Day 5 – Newcastle to Lake District

Day 5: Newcastle - Lake District A two hour train journey brought me to Penrith in the Lake District, after a change in Carlisle. The...

10 Days in UK: Day 1 – Getting to Glasgow

Day 1: London - Glasgow Train from London Euston to Glasgow Central. Departed at 08:30 to arrive at 13:00. The journey was uneventful and comfortable....

10 Days in UK: Day 0 – Landing in London

Planning to visit the UK soon, and looking for an itinerary? You can get a million permutations, and then some more. Check out mine...

8 Reasons Why I Will Always Prefer Dorsett Shepherds Bush in...

Selecting a hotel in a big city like London can be a daunting task. There will usually be a compromise - it’s never easy...

10 Days in UK: Day 3 – Glasgow to Newcastle

Day 3: Glasgow to Newcastle I took a cab to the Queen Street station - the driver grumbled it was a five minute walk, and...

Just Back From BRITAIN BY TRAIN

I recently went to the UK on a journey by train… some of you have been following the same on social media. While I...

10 Days in UK: Day 7 – In Liverpool

Day 7: In Liverpool When you are in Liverpool, you have to touch the spirit of the most famous sons of the city - at...

A Game of Cricket – At the RHS Chelsea Flower Show,...

Cricketing greens took a new meaning at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London - with the ‘British Council Garden India: A Billion...

48 hours in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

BY ANUBHUTI RANA Quaint, quiet, peaceful, serene, idyllic…these adjectives, at the cost of sounding repetitively synonymous - or –synonymously repetitive (ha!), do describe Stratford at...