Check out this selection of great traditional drinks on your next trip to the United Kingdom.
A summer favorite, this alcoholic punch is served with fresh fruit. It’s great at barbecues, and you’ll also see it everywhere at sports events, such as Wimbledon tennis.
Dandelion & Burdock
Usually served as a cordial, this traditional combination combines the roots of dandelions with burdock leaves. Look out for natural recipes if you can, or try one of the manufactured drinks powering the resurgence of an old favorite.
These days you can find gin all over the world, but it retains a certain Britishness. Order a gin and tonic in a London pub and enjoy a quintessentially English tipple.
Since the 17th-century, Britons have supped on a low-alcohol, fermented drink known as ginger beer. These days you will often find non-alcoholic versions, great on hot summer days. It is also commonly used as a mixer with a shot of rum.
A list of traditional British drinks wouldn’t be complete without tea. While tea doesn’t grow in the United Kingdom, the citizens of the country are famed for their obsession with the drink. Rain or shine, you’ll always be able to get a cuppa.
Spring in Philadelphia is a beautiful time. The flowers are blooming, there are people out enjoying nature and Philadelphia’s festival season begins. There are festivals year-round; however, the spring festivals draw much bigger crowds and get Philadelphians ready for a fun and enjoyable summer. Each festival is unique and it’s worth attending as many as possible to fully enjoy the city.
While your first inclination might be panic when you map out the various appointments and meetings on your upcoming business trip, relax. Trust us, a rental car has you covered.
Book the Night on a Glacier experience, available May–September, from Off the Map Travel, to not only spend a one-of-a-kind night in a one-of-a-kind destination, but also enjoy your chance at seeing Norway’s magnificent polar bears.
We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.
The City of Sin is often seen as the perfect destination for pre-wedding celebration, but it offers plenty of thrills for newlyweds, too. Alongside the bright lights and buzz of the casinos, the city offers world-class entertainment and numerous outdoor adventures.