• Backpacking through Sri Lanka - Colombo & Galle UKTR blog post

    Backpacking Through Sri Lanka

    Of all the places I have visited, Sri Lanka is one of the most interesting and exotic. The first part of my backpacking trip, taking in Mount Lavinia and Galle, was a truly memorable experience that I would recommend to anyone looking for an unusual and varied holiday destination....
  • 6 Questions to Ask Before Buying A Backpack

    If you’re a regular traveller, you’ll know the importance of a backpack.  A backpack is so much more versatile and convenient than a suitcase for the serious traveller. A backpack is smaller, easier to carry, suitable for every kind of trip and it can take much more abuse on the...
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    7 Places In New York Better Than Times Square

    If you’re heading to New York, you’re in for a treat. The city delights international visitors every day and, for many, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime trip. You don’t want to waste your time there on disappointing attractions and sights that will let you down – Times Square, for instance, looks...
  • Everything you need to know before travelling to Romania - UK Travel Room Blog

    All you need to know before travelling to Romania

    Decided to go visit Romania? This infographic will give you all you need to know before travelling to Romania so you have all the basics covered. See what are top places you need to visit, the food you just have to try and everything from the price of beer...
  • Day trip to Plitvice National Lakes, Croatia - UK Travel Room Blog

    Day Trip to Plitvice Lakes National Park

    My boyfriend and I were in the middle of a three day trip in Croatia. As we were staying in Zadar, we decided to go on a day trip to the Plitvice Lakes National Park. It’s the most popular tourist attraction in Croatia, receiving over a million visitors each...
  • How to spend three days in Zadar, Croatia - UK Travel Room Blog

    How to spend 3 days in Zadar

    Me and my boyfriend decided to visit Croatia last summer. We only had a three days to spend in Croatia so went to Zadar, Plitvice Lakes National Park and Zagreb. And it was AMAZING! The flights from Manchester were quite cheap so it was definitely worth it. Where to stay in Zadar...
  • Daybreak over Nice, France Photo credit- Moon Man Mike via Small Kitchen %2F CC BY-NC-ND - UK Travel Room Blog

    A Weekend Road Trip Through Nice

    Last summer, my boyfriend suggested on impulse that we head over to the South of France for a few days. I was pretty excited at the thought! We decided to take the car over in order to take full advantage of our time in the area. I instantly started...
  • How to prepare for Glastonbury - photo by Matt Cardy

    How to prepare for Glastonbury festival

    Glastonbury Festival, one of the most exciting and awesome festivals in the UK has come up knocking at your door. It is one of the biggest and the most prestigious outdoor music festivals of Europe and has its fans all over the world. There is live music, there is...
  • Touring New Zealand by Campervan - cover

    Touring New Zealand by Campervan

    The general trend in travel is evolving away from the organized tour groups to a more carefree non-guided tour that involves traveling by car rentals or campervan. Traveling by campervan has been growing in popularity since it offers freedom to choose your itinerary, who you travel with and how...