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By Annie
On: 20th July, 2017

Last Minute Merchant

  • London
  • Edinburgh
  • The Cliffs of Moher & County Clare
  • England

Whoever said 'failure to prepare is preparation for failure' clearly never experienced the thrill of being spontaneous. While it's all very commendable to plan things months and years in advance, sometimes it's just wonderfully liberating to make a snap decision. Never more so than with…

By Annie
On: 12th May, 2017

Fantastic Films

  • The West Country
  • The Scottish Highlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • The North of England

Guy Ritchie's new film, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword has its anticipated release this week and whether it's a huge success or a box office flop, one thing is for sure, the rugged Scottish and English scenery where it was filmed will certainly get pulses racing. From the Isle of Skye in…

By Annie
On: 29th March, 2017

Explore the Emerald Isle

  • Ireland

We think it is the people, their innate charm and their hospitality that sets Ireland apart as a destination to visit. Especially as the Emerald Isle has so much to offer for all ages and interests. Discover the literary tradition dating back thousands of years, try your hand at sports such…

By Annie
On: 22nd February, 2017

Literary Legends

  • London
  • The Cotswolds
  • Northern Ireland

The UK is alive with literary history, from Bronte to Beatrix Potter; England has produced an abundance of authors, books and characters loved across the world. This hugely important part of our heritage was often shaped by our beautiful, mystical and rugged landscapes that inspired many…

By Annie
On: 16th January, 2017

What's Hot in 2017

  • London
  • The Heart of England
  • The Cliffs of Moher & County Clare

The Original Travel UK team are really looking forward to the year ahead, especially due to all the exciting openings and new excursions happening in 2017. After spending much of last year on research trips across England, Scotland & Ireland we have compiled a list of our favourite new…

By Annie
On: 4th May, 2016

Family Friendly Travel

  • London

As a very family-friendly team we understand the pressure of keeping small people entertained and engaged whilst maintaining the integrity of the experience for the whole family! As the summer months approach we wanted to share a few of our favourite child-friendly activities in London and…

By Annie
On: 9th March, 2016

Action & Adventure

  • The West Country
  • The Lake District

Visit the UK & Ireland, with Original Travel UK, for exciting adventures and active experiences to suit all ages! Don't be fooled; the UK is not just about tea, crumpets and croquet on the lawn - let us show you our top picks for action-packed activities with a difference!

By Annie
On: 19th February, 2016

Affordable London

  • London

As the capital city of England we understand that London can be an expensive place to visit. Therefore the team at Original Travel UK want to share our top tips for making the most of your time in London whilst sticking to your budget.

By Annie
On: 28th January, 2016

Far from the madding crowd

  • The Heart of England
  • The West Country
  • The Scottish Highlands

Need to get away from it all? Look no further than our secluded spots, hidden havens and rural retreats perfect for any family, couple or group looking to get away from the crowds.

By Annie
On: 12th January, 2016

Where we've been in 2015

  • Northern Ireland
  • Wales
  • The Scottish Highlands

Whilst maintaining superlative service for all your guests over the past year, we have also made it our mission to scout out what's hot and what's not across the UK & Ireland. As we look to the year ahead, here are our favourite destinations that we visited in 2015 - we believe these…