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By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on May 27th, 2014
Every town has its own story, its own sports team and a cute nickname for its own citizens. Sometimes these are little more than a twist on the name of the town itself—Mancunians, Bristolians, Dundonians—and sometimes there are ...
You may wish to come to the U.K. for the culture, the theater, the cream teas and the accents, but if you overlook the life-giving qualities of a trip to the seaside, you are missing out.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on February 13th, 2014
If you were thinking of taking a date to Britain on a romantic Valentine’s Day jaunt, be warned: not everywhere has thatched roofs and servants called Jeeves.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 8th, 2013
If you saw this week’s Doctor Who adventure The Rings of Akhaten, you may find yourself unaccountably pining for a scone in the Lake District. You may not even be sure where the Lake District is, or if it is actually a real place ...
By Paul Hechinger | Posted on February 29th, 2012
It can’t be that difficult to get people in England to visit Kentucky.
There’s the horseback riding, of which British types are known to be fond. The state’s official nickname, the Bluegrass State, though derived from its native flora, also describes music descended in part from England and ...