Travel Hints & Tips

Where to Celebrate Pride in the UK

April 2017 | Location Guides

LGBT Pride festivals and parades have grown massively in strength and size in the UK over the past few decades. Since the first official UK Gay Pride Rally held in London in July 1972, and involving around 2,000 people, Pride events have drawn millions together to celebrate the LGBT+ community and unite people in love, strength and the commitment to achieving equality and respect for all. Today, there are over 100 Pride events held across the UK every year, with millions of people gathering to show their solidarity and support.

The best spots to eat & drink in Croydon

April 2017 | Location Guides

While in the past Croydon has often slipped past the radar of many Londoners and tourists alike, the past few years have seen a positive change with news of this unique and authentic borough’s vibrant arts, cultural, tech and foodie scene starting to take centre stage.

The Best Comic Cons in the UK

March 2017 | Insider’s Guide

Comic Book Conventions, or Comic Cons, are hugely popular around the globe, forming some of the biggest celebrations of modern pop culture and covering film, sci-fi, gaming, anime, manga, comic books, cosplay, web comics, and fantasy novels. There are plenty of Comic Cons happening around the UK this year, drawing a huge number of fans from all around the country.

7 Incredible Summer Music Festivals in London

March 2017 | City in the spotlight

London is the place to be in the summer time; the entire city becomes one with big party, with bars, parks, markets and clubs all playing host to hundreds of locals and tourists alike, all out to have a good time and make the most of the long, sunny days. There is no shortage of music and dance festivals over the summer months as well, with just about every weekend holding a different festival. With such an overwhelming number of options, we’ve come up with a list of all of our favourites to help point you in the right direction.

London on the cheap

February 2017 | Insider’s Guide

London is many things; cheap it is not. Or at least that’s what they want you to think. And yeah sure, it’s hard to find good, cheap things to do. But it makes it all the more rewarding when you do find a gem of a place with an inoffensive price tag.

Fun things to do in Birmingham in February

January 2017 | Insider’s Guide

A new easyHotel is opening in Birmingham on Thursday the 9th of February, and with cheap hotel rooms on offer from as little as £19.99, what better reason do you need to spend a long weekend exploring this unique and vibrant city?