What is there to say about one of the most visited countries with one of the most cosmopolitan and most culturally fascinating cities?
The United Kingdom would require an entire year to be fully explored but the weather deters most, including myself, from spending too much time there. In the summertime, when the weather is nicer, the UK can be an amazing country and there are many festivals for the whole family that help you make the most of it.
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This epic Europe road trip is a well-planned list of things to see & routes to take across 47 countries in geographical Europe, nearly all of the EU countries!
There is so much to do in London, but after doing the touristy things, there is so much more to explore. Check out our list of unique and unusual things to do in London here.
If you are looking for a London day escape the university of Cambridge is a great way to explore student life, get a dose of history and breath fresh air. Go on a Context Travel Cambridge tour with a docent or PhD student for the insider view
Although Brits are not know for their cuisine as much as other countries, a London food market tour is a great way to learn more about the culture and the food produce before it is mixed into some of England’s most famous recipes
Learning more about the history of Shakespeare and theatre in London with Context Travel from Shakespeare to the Globe tour
As always, my plans for the year in travel include a host of random, incongruent and remote destinations with a luxury twist. If it isn’t out of the ordinary, it is unlikely to feature on my plan!