United Kingdom holidays
With a rich and varied history, focus has often been on culture and the arts. Featuring some of the world’s best museums and galleries, plus the contribution British authors, artists and musicians have given to the world, it is easy to see why the UK is often referred to as a cultural superpower.
Historic remnants, energetic cities, lush green countryside and beautiful coastlines are just some of the attractions that can be found in the United Kingdom.
This truly international city features famous historical landmarks juxtaposed between modern buildings, as well as art galleries, award-winning museums and cuisine from all over the globe.
The resurgence of traditional ingredients and the international influence on British cuisine can best be seen by wandering the markets, tasting baked goods alongside red-hot curries.
Aristocratic families owned and holidayed in these impressive country houses. Some are open to the public see how the wealthy used to live or stay in one for true immersion.
See United Kingdom come alive in this image and video gallery, showing off some of the best areas that you can visit and explore.
Discover the temperatures and rainfall you can expect when visiting the main areas of United Kingdom, along with the best time to travel.
We have collated some of the best books and guides to United Kingdom, to help you make the most of your holiday to the country.
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