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.

Celebrating the Chinese New Year in London, Birmingham and Manchester

January 2017 | Location Guides

The Chinese New Year falls on Saturday the 28th of January this year, giving you the whole weekend to celebrate the incoming Year of the Rooster. We’ve come up with the ultimate guide of how and where to celebrate in London, Birmingham and Manchester; from the best street parades to the tastiest food markets, we’ve got you covered.

Cheap things to do in Birmingham

December 2016 | Location Guides

As a canny traveller it is important to find value for money wherever you head. Some cities accommodate this nose for a bargain better than others. We happen to think Birmingham is one such city.

London At Christmas

December 2016 | Location Guides

There's no time like Christmas in London. It's unquestionably one of the world's best cities to celebrate holiday season, as well as to do your Christmas shopping.