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...

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....

The Joy of First Class Train Travel in UK: 10 Reasons

I love travelling by train in Europe including in the UK. The trains are usually comfortable no matter the class - but I discovered...

10 Days in UK: Day 2 – Exploring Glasgow

Day 2: In Glasgow An early start, with lots on the agenda. Took a local train to Pollok Country Park - reminding me of Glasgow...

10 Days in UK: Last Stop – London

Day 10: London There was only one planned activity on the last day - a Rib Cruise on the river Thames. You have to do...

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...

10 Days in UK: Day 4 – In Newcastle

Day 4: In Newcastle At my guide Tom’s advice, I took a half hour train ride the following day to Tynemouth on the coast -...

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...