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UK Adventures: 5 Places to Visit

The people of the UK love adventure and want to spend their holidays and vacations in a magical fashion. While there might not be a “School of Magic” hidden somewhere in the country, there is certainly no shortage of places to create some exciting and fun moments for you and your loved ones. So without [...]

The people of the UK love adventure and want to spend their holidays and vacations in a magical fashion. While there might not be a “School of Magic” hidden somewhere in the country, there is certainly no shortage of places to create some exciting and fun moments for you and your loved ones. So without any further ado, here are some locations in the UK that you can include on your “places to go in the UK” list.

London

A capital that once ruled half the world, a center where the seeds of industrialization were planted and a metropolis full of remarkable people, London is truly one of the most magnificent cities in the world. You can literally see the pages of history turning in this incredible city by the Thames River. Medieval structures like the tower of London, the greatest museum in the world the “British Museum”, splendid edifices like the Big Ben and the Buckingham Palace, the revolutionary “Tower Bridge” and a superb viewing experience from the London Eye – these are just a few of the best adventures in London. You will literally never run out things to do in this superb city.

The Cotswolds 

The locals refer to the Cotswolds as a “place of outstanding natural beauty”. According to many, it is the perfect representation of typical English landscapes. The most appealing and gorgeous features of the Cotswolds are its stately homes, historical towns, stone-built villages and wonderfully kept gardens making it ideal for a luxury family break. You can also find delightful pubs and inns, outdoor attractions and farms here too. The book and antique shop owners will receive you with a smile and make your evening quite enjoyable. Also, the largest water park in UK consisting of 133 lakes is located here. Whether you are on a family trip or travelling solo, you are guaranteed a great time.

Yorkshire

If you want to visit the beautiful countryside of England while sipping on some delicious traditional drinks, then there is no better place than Yorkshire. The amazing taste of foods and drinks of this area will always leave you longing for more. The traditional Michelin-star restaurants are found here at their best. The sceneries of sweeping countryside from top of the hills, charming cottages with burning chimneys and peaceful blue lakes have inspired countless painters to get lost in their canvas. Some 40 million visitors visit Yorkshire each year all of which return with the memory of a lifetime.

The Lake District

The Lake District in Great Britain has some of the most scenic landscapes the country has to offer. Here, the amazing valleys, clear blue lakes, green woodlands and lovely fells are a dream for any photographer. Whether you want enjoy a picnic with your loved ones or go on bike ride down the narrow lanes of the county or if it is a long hike you are looking for, the adventure opportunities here are plenty. You can book tours of the Lake District and ensure you don’t miss out on anything that this wondrous place has to offer.

Bath

Bath is the perfect place to get away from all the hassles of the great metropolises and enjoy the charm and loveliness of a small and peaceful city. Here you will find many awesome art galleries and museums such as Holburne and Royal Crescent, where you will be able learn a thing or two about the country’s remarkable culture. And with many wonderful shopping places, the city is quite a heaven for the shopaholics.

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