Hotel Review: Vivanta by Taj – Guwahati, Assam, India

https://youtu.be/1tXcrOYV8kA What can be exciting about a city hotel? Plenty, if it’s the Vivanta by Taj in Guwahati in the north-eastern Indian state of Assam. From...

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: Days 8-9 – In the Cotswolds

Day 8: Liverpool to The Cotswolds I checked out early for a four hour train ride to Moreton-in-Marsh in the Costwolds with two changes on...

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 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 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...

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: 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....