While the British capital is the biggest attraction in the country, there are lots of other cities that deserve a visit. Here are some of the best.
A two-hour train ride from London is Leeds, a booming city that underwent something of a renaissance in recent years. It now boasts great shopping, a raft of wonderful eating and drinking establishments, and the picturesque Yorkshire Dales just outside town.
Further north, over the border with Scotland, lies the city of Edinburgh. It’s a traditional place with winding streets and a famous castle, as well as the yearly comedy festival known as Edinburgh Fringe.
Within striking distance of London is Bath, a Roman city famous for its hot springs. Get up early and you can make this a daytrip from the capital, but you’ll have more fun if you give yourself time to appreciate the Georgian architecture and the charming pubs, too.
Salisbury might have hit the headlines recently after a visit from Russian spies, but it’s long been a favorite among tourists for its laid-back atmosphere and impressive cathedral. You can also tack on a visit to the nearby ruins at Stonehenge, which lie just off the road to London.
Just an hour train journey from London is the traditional seaside town of Brighton, with its pebble beach, pier and countless fish and chip shops. Book a daytrip to experience the British seaside without taking multiple days out of your holiday.
South America is a continent made for romance. As the birthplace of many seductive dances, this area knows how to show love and how to show it well. Newlyweds will love to take in the sights and culture of different places in South America while celebrating their love. Couples will enjoy being welcomed into the various countries by the friendly locals. There is a bevy of environments, including rainforests, beaches, deserts and even glaciers. South America offers a lot to a couple looking to bask in the afterglow of their wedding.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.
You’ve seen the signs at the airport and watched with envy as other travelers sped through security and/or passport control, but what exactly are these programs so many travelers use to breeze in and out of airports, and how do they differ?