Caledonian Sleeper First Class Review: Is the Club Room Worth It?

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Sleeper trains are more than just a practical way of covering a large distance in one overnight journey. They are laden with the promise of excitement and adventure, evoking a golden age of rail travel romanticised by Agatha Christie. Minus the murders, that is.   A UK staycation gave me the chance to try out […]

10 Tasty Foods in London That You Must Try: A Local Expert Guide

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Discover ten famous foods in London that you should not miss during your trip to the UK. One of the joys of travel is the chance to sample dishes in their natural setting, from that perfect cup of coffee in Italy to the best okonomiyaki in Osaka.  Although British food has a historically bad reputation, […]

Premier Inn Leeds City Centre Review (Whitehall Rd) – The Best Cheap Hotel in Leeds?

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Is this centrally located Premier Inn the best cheap hotel in Leeds? Find out in the Premier Inn Leeds City Centre review. Are you looking for a cheap hotel in Leeds that is within easy walking distance of the city centre’s main attractions? Welcome to the Premier Inn Leeds City Centre.  I’ve stayed in many […]

A Perfect Weekend in Newcastle: Itinerary, Landmarks & Day Trips

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When it comes to a city break in England, London is not the only option. Vibrant Newcastle upon Tyne, the jewel of the northeast, is a perfect destination for a fun-packed weekend city break or UK staycation. It’s compact, is served by an excellent transport infrastructure and has a historic Georgian core. The city is […]