New Column: British Landscapes Photography from Derek Fogg

The Snowdonia Horseshoe - © Derek Fogg

Hi and welcome to British Landscapes Photography.  I'm Derek Fogg, landscape photographer and  I am delighted to have been given the opportunity of sharing with you my images of the landscapes of the British Isles.  Although not an anglophile, being … [Read more...]

12 reasons to Visit Britain in 2012

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As London prepares to pull out all of the stops as hosts of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the rest of Britain has followed suit for what is set to be a blockbuster year of experiences only to be had in 2012. Whether you are a sports lover, a … [Read more...]

Weird Britain: Complete Guide to Britain’s Quirky Events in 2012

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Britain wouldn't be the same without it's wealth of quirky events, we've rounded up as many as we can think of, so if you fancy a spot of swamp football or perhaps think you could become the World Marble Champion then now's your … [Read more...]

Caledoniatopia: The top 10 sites in Edinburgh – Best Things to See and do in Edinburgh Scotland

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Edinburgh attracts an estimated 13 million tourists every year. Why? Well, it’s simple really - there’s a wealth of things to see and do and an abundance of affordable accommodation to stay in, from traditional Edinburgh cottages to the usual hotels … [Read more...]

Top 12 Coastal places – The Great British Coast

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1). The White Cliffs of Dover have been a symbol of hope and of home for centuries, even before Vera Lynn immortalised them in song. Arriving on a ferry, they are unmissable and are so important they are now preserved by the National … [Read more...]

12 of the most handicap accessible places to stay in Britain

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Cringletie House Hotel is a Scottish baronial castle in 11.5 hectares (28 acres) of gardens and woodlands. The castle was built in 1861 and the 4* hotel is fully wheelchair accessible with a wide range of facilities for guests with mobility, hearing, … [Read more...]