Celebrate 2 Unique Events on 1 Trip: Diamond Jubilee Cruise AND Beatles 50th Year Anniversary

Now is the best time to visit Britain 2012 will be an incredible year for Britain. To mark 60 years of The Queen’s reign, the Diamond Jubilee will take place in 2012. The celebrations will centre around an extended weekend in 2012 on 2, 3, 4 and 5th June. The only other British monarch toContinue reading “Celebrate 2 Unique Events on 1 Trip: Diamond Jubilee Cruise AND Beatles 50th Year Anniversary”

UK music tourism valued to the tune of £864m

UK music tourism valued to the tune of £864m 16 May 2011 VisitBritain has welcomed a report into the UK’s music industry which highlights the economic value of ‘music tourists’.   UK Music, which represents the commercial music industry, claims live music in the UK attracted at least 7.7m visits by music tourists in 2009.TheyContinue reading “UK music tourism valued to the tune of £864m”

Cool Happenings in London Now

In my bottomless inbox of travel news, I’ve come across a few articles about London and why you might be interested in taking a trip there before the end of summer. Putpockets We’ve all heard of pickpockets and how we should be wary of them at home and while we’re abroad. However, 20 former pickpocketsContinue reading “Cool Happenings in London Now”

Liverpool and London

I know that my last 2 blog posts have been about Liverpool.  But I just want to share one last thing I recently read in the media about my home before I start a new topic.  Liverpool is known for many things…like football, European Capital of Culture 2008, and La Princesse. As you all know,Continue reading “Liverpool and London”