Tag Archives: UK Towns & Cities
Unfortunately Wales is out of bounds for the rest of the UK at the moment. Here are a few photos from a trip we made in 2012 to remind us of what the non-Welsh amongst us are missing.
Bath, Somerset, UK Bath is a spa town steeped in Roman history and much favoured by well-to-do Georgian, Edwardian & Victorian society for its curative waters and pleasant surroundings. It also blossomed for many years as a retreat for the rich merchants of nearby Bristol, a port city that thrived driven by the abhorrent slave […]
I am a huge Harry Potter fan and am reduced to child like tendencies in the presence of anything HP. I ventured to Kings Cross Station in London yesterday and was delighted to find a shop dedicated to the literary works of the wizardly tale. Inside stood a veritable treasure trove of Potter paraphernalia […]
Tonight Wales unexpectedly play a Euro 16 semi-final in Lyon. They play Portugal who are favourites to win, but then again Belgium were even hotter favourites in the previous round when Wales prevailed 3-1. With the football spotlight on the country and interest in the nation stirred across Europe, tourism may well benefit too. Wales […]