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Top 10 places to visit in London

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Vibrant and edgy London offers a hoard of things to do and famous places to visit; here are just 10 of the top attractions and activities in London.

Top 10 places to visit in the UK

Top 10 places to visit in the UK

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Whether you're just visiting or moving to the UK, this tour of top 10 sites in the UK will take you everywhere from the 'Jurassic coast' to royal pomp.

Shopping in the UK

Shopping in the UK

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Whether you want to buy a new sofa, a pair of boots or a new light bulb when you're in the UK, you need to know where to go. Read on to find out where to shop in the UK.

British city names

The meanings behind 27 quirky British city names

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Rules do not always apply! Prepared to be left tongue-twisted after trying to pronounce some these unusual place names for locations in the United Kingdom.

International clubs in the UK

International clubs in the UK

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All work and no play? Here is a list of international clubs in the UK for expats from various corners of the globe.

European Christmas markets: A guide to the best Christmas markets in Europe

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‘Tis the season for Christmas carols, Santa, mulled wine and European Christmas markets. Head to some of the best European markets at Christmas to discover on holiday.

A cycling tour of East London

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With an abundance of trendy boroughs, river walks and parks to peruse, London is the perfect place to head during the summer months, and there’s no better way to see the city than aboard one of the thousands of public bikes available to rent from handy docking stations all around town.

Stay in a castle

Stay in a castle: 25 of the best castles to stay in Europe

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Staying in a castle gets you closer to royalty, celebrities, legends – and ghosts? Here are 25 of best castles to stay in Europe for a romantic, royal or spooky adventure.

Rick Steves: History behind Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe

Rick Steves: History behind Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe

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Christmas trees and mangers are now in homes, squares, and streets all over Europe. But they are more than just decorations — there is a rich history behind them.

How to eat healthy in flights

10 tips on how to eat healthy on flights

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Helpful advice for frequent expat travellers who want to keep their healthy eating habits while travelling on an airplane and stay away from some less than appetising plane food.

Work and volunteer abroad

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

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You can easily work abroad, volunteer, or meet new people in a diversity of interests – dogs, entrepreneurs, knitting, mothers, soccer, teachers, theatre, technology, translators and more.

Best stag parties in Europe

10 best and worst stag do destinations in Europe

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Stag party organiser Ampilot compiles a list of the top 10 stag night destinations, according to reviews from British men.

Flight delay or cancellation? Get your compensation now

Flight delayed or cancelled? A guide on how to claim compensation

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If your flight is delayed by more than three hours or cancelled, you may be entitled to compensation up to EUR 600 under EU law, retrospective up to six years.

Tall Tales from the Jolly English Pirate: Top five London markets

Tall Tales from the Jolly English Pirate: Top five London markets

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Spend your weekends perusing the best and trendiest of London's markets that offer something special.

Britain's 'atheist church' set to go global

Britain's 'atheist church' set to go global

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The Sunday Assembly is the brainchild of two comedians who created gatherings for atheists based on aspects of religious worship.



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