Big Trips · Day Trips · Scotland · Travel

5 of Scotland’s Best Hiking Trails

For the people who love hiking, then Scotland is pretty much a hiker's dream. There are so many hiking trails in Scotland and each is more beautiful from the next. Thanks to its stunning lochs and rugged mountains, this evergreen land has long been a favourite destination for people seeking their next adventure. There are… Continue reading 5 of Scotland’s Best Hiking Trails

Castles · England · Historic Houses · Scotland · Travel · Wales

Top 10 Historical Sites in the UK

There are so many amazing historical sites in the UK (and the whole world if I'm being honest). They make for the perfect trip out, either by yourself or with friends and family. Luckily, for all history lovers the UK is literally littered with a huge selection of historical sites, so there is something for… Continue reading Top 10 Historical Sites in the UK

Day Trips · England · Historic Houses · Travel

Going Back in Time: Exploring Coughton Court

Built: completed in the 16th Century Location: Coughton, Alcester B49 5JA History: Coughton Court estate has been owned by the Throckmorton family since 1409. It was acquired through marriage to the De Spinney family, but it was rebuilt by Sir George Throckmorton. Interestingly, the great gatehouse at Coughton was dedicated to King Henry VIII by Throckmorton. This time… Continue reading Going Back in Time: Exploring Coughton Court

Day Trips · England · Scotland · Travel · Wales

5 Most Beautiful Medieval Abbeys in the UK to Visit!

The UK: a country of kings and queens, knights and castles. It is certainly one country that is well known for its ruins and rich history. It has plenty of historical houses, stunning villages and impressive bridges (such as Swarkestone Bridge - I just love it for some reason) and iconic cathedrals. But there’s also… Continue reading 5 Most Beautiful Medieval Abbeys in the UK to Visit!