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20 Things to do in Cardiff - That People Actually Do!

20 Things to do in Cardiff – That People Actually Do!

A trip to Wales is not complete without properly exploring the city of Cardiff. The Welsh capital is packed full of wonderfully charming attractions and activities. With a population of just under half a million, Cardiff is vibrant and bustling. Home to the world-renowned Cardiff University, there is a dynamic and youthful energy all throughout the city. Interested to know about the top Cardiff attractions? You will quickly understand why this city has become such a tourist favourite in recent years. Here are 20 of the best things to do in Cardiff, Wales: Plan your trip to Wales Need data for your trip to Wales? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read…
Ultimate Travel Guide to Cardiff

Ultimate Travel Guide to Cardiff

Cardiff is the capital and largest city of Wales. It’s a historic destination that in recent decades has seen huge revitalization and regeneration projects that have turned Cardiff into a flourishing city break destination. The Welsh capital overlooks Cardiff Bay, and the city is best known for its vibrant and lively waterfront, and love of sports. The Millennium Stadium is an iconic Welsh sports stadium, that regularly plays host to packed out international rugby matches, while any weekend during the football season you’ll find crowds across the city supporting the local teams. More than this though, Cardiff has some excellent museums and an array of striking architecture, from the Welsh Assembly to Cardiff Castle, while the city is just a short journey from the wild mountains of the Brecon Beacons or the windswept coastline of the Gower Peninsula. This ultimate travel guide to Cardiff will show you all the most…
25 Things to do in Oxford - That People Actually Do !

25 Things to do in Oxford – That People Actually Do !

Best known for the prestigious Oxford University, the small city of Oxford is also a wonderful destination for travellers. As it is home to the oldest English-speaking university in the world, there is a diverse range of English architecture and a rich history in education and publishing here. Located in South Central England, Oxford is only an hour away from London and three hours from Liverpool. If you’re travelling around the United Kingdom, a visit to this charming city shouldn’t be missed. Thinking about planning a trip and are curious about what to see in Oxford? You’ll quickly learn that there is an endless amount of attractions, activities, and sites to see. Keep reading to discover 25 things to do in Oxford, England. Plan your trip to the UK Need data for your trip to the UK? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling…
The Best Day trips from London

The Best Day trips from London

With cultural institutions like the TATE Modern or the British Museum, a vibrant theatre and musical scene, abundant shopping opportunities and an intriguing modern culinary culture, London can be a hard place to leave when you're visiting for a couple of days. Nevertheless, the English capital can become overwhelming, and when you need an escape from its urban bustle, there will be a lot of places you can explore in just one day. Read our guide to best day trips from London! Plan your trip to the UK Need data for your trip to the UK? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King readers can get 10% off using the discount code TRAVELLINGKING on check out. Want to learn how to travel on a Budget? Check out our dedicated “Budget Conscious Travel Guide” Read more on the UK: Where to stay in Cardiff…
Ultimate Travel Guide to Oxford

Ultimate Travel Guide to Oxford

The dreamy spires of Oxford rise high above the countryside of the Cotswolds, forming an iconic skyline to a city that has long attracted visitors from across the world. Oxford England has many charms, and this historic city is home to not only the famous Oxford University and its unique array of colleges, but to museums, libraries and pubs that have stood here for centuries. This is a place that’s steeped in heritage, and it’s easy to be swept up in the elegant culture of Oxford. You can punt along the River Thames, stroll through the ramshackle, medieval streets of Oxford city centre or head into the Cotswolds to experience classic little England at its finest. Here’s our ultimate travel guide to Oxford! This ultimate travel guide to Oxford will show you all the most beautiful places in Oxford, what to expect when visiting, where to stay in Oxford and…
Amazing view of London with birds flying

Where to stay in London – Close to Famous attractions for First time visitors

London hardly needs an intro but for those who don't know, London is the capital of England. It’s a 21st-century city with history stretching back to Roman times. London has some very famous landmarks including the Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower, Westminster Abbey Buckingham Palace (where the Queen spends her time) and St Paul's Cathedral. You can easily spend a week in London and still miss some major sights! We’ve done our best to provide a list of accommodations close to famous sights around London depending on your budget and your travelling style. The public transport system in London makes most sights withing easy walking distance. We have also included some popular areas to stay in, there are plenty of hotels to stay in London and what you can see in the area. London is extremely easy to get around in for tourists, the tube is…
Where to stay in Cardiff

Where to stay in Cardiff

A trip to Wales is not complete without a stay in the capital city of Cardiff. The city on Cardiff Bay is a great place to explore, with an ancient castle, huge rugby scene and modern museums. The city proper is quite small, with under 7000 residents, so it’s easy to navigate and many attractions are within walking distance of the city centre. There are many places to stay in Cardiff, so we’ve broken out the best neighborhoods to stay in Cardiff, with hotel recommendations for any budget or travel style. While we’re happy to help sort out the Cardiff neighborhoods, you’re on your own when it comes to deciphering the Welsh language!  We will cover off all types of Cardiff accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Cardiff hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Cardiff, the best Cardiff hotels, best places in Cardiff to visit, the…
Where to stay in Oxford

Where to stay in Oxford

Only one hour by train from London, Oxford is often visited as a day trip from the capital city. However, there is much to be explored in Oxford and you might even prefer to stay in Oxford while making a day trip or two to London to go easy on the pocketbook. With less than 200,000 residents, it’s a very manageable city with good public transportation and home to the oldest university in the country. With our guide to the best places to stay in Oxford, you can find the best area for tourists and choose an Oxford hotel that meets your travel style and budget.  We will cover off all types of Oxford accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Oxford hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Oxford, the best Oxford hotels, best places in Oxford to visit, the best places to stay in Oxford, hotels…
Where to stay in Bath

Where to stay in Bath

On your upcoming trip to Bath, why not spend the night? Many travelers visit Bath England as a day trip from London or Bristol, but it’s really worthy of a multi-day stay to get a true feel for British culture of the United Kingdom. An added bonus of staying overnight in one of many hotels in Bath England means you’ll have the baths to yourself once all the day trippers have gone home! Using our guide to places to stay in Bath, you can find the best area for tourists and the perfect Bath accommodation for your budget. We will cover off all types of Bath accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Bath hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Bath, the best Bath hotels, best places in Bath to visit, the best places to stay in Bath, hotels near Bath attractions, Bath neighborhood guide and many more.…
Where to stay in Brighton

Where to stay in Brighton

For a beach getaway from London, you can’t get must closer than the Brighton seaside. It’s a very popular day trip from London, so choosing to stay overnight means you will have fewer crowds in the mornings and evenings so that you can enjoy attractions like the Brighton Pier. Using our guide to Brighton accommodation, you can decide where to stay in Brighton, regardless of your travel style or budget. We will cover off all types of Brighton accommodation options from Hostels to luxury Brighton hotels as well as how to decide where to stay in Brighton, the best Brighton hotels, best places in Brighton to visit, the best places to stay in Brighton, hotels near Brighton attractions, Brighton neighborhood guide and many more. Plan your trip to the UK Need data for your trip to the UK? We use Tep Wireless which offers unlimited data for $8 per day. Travelling King…