UK Travel Guides

The UK is home to us. It’s where we grew up and where we chose to return to after years on the road. And while we still love travelling abroad, we also like to explore all the treasures closer to home.

This is the page where you can find all our UK tips, from Scotland down to Cornwall. We have loads of guides to special places to stay, fun weekend breaks, and family travel guides for individual destinations.

We lived in London for over a decade, but now Bristol is home, and also where Steve grew up. So be sure to see our Bristol and London sections for extensive tips on both cities. We go to London often to keep it all fresh (I miss that city big time!)

Baby and mum in bath at Watergate Bay Hotel

UK Family Travel

As a family living in the UK, we have loads of UK family travel tips to share. See our family travel section, or browse some of the highlights here.

Special Stays in the UK

Every time we go to the states, we seek out all the most characterful, special places to stay. You can see a full list of our accommodation guides below, but these are some favourites…

Children sitting on sofa in front of log burner in a yurt



See all our UK travel guides, divided into categories, here.

UK Road trips: Best UK road trips | Best Scotland road trips

UK destination guides: Bristol | Isle of Mull Frome | Liverpool | London | York

UK family travel guides: Birmingham with kids | Cornwall with kids | London with toddlers Edinburgh with kids | Manchester with kids | Best UK family Christmas breaks

UK Accommodation guides: Best of UK Airbnb | Unusual places to stay in the UK | Bath AirbnbBrighton | Bristol Airbnb | Bristol hotels | Cornwall Airbnb Cornwall lodges with hot tubs | Cornwall: Watergate Bay Hotel review | Cornwall: Rosewood Yurt | Cotswolds Airbnb | Cotswolds: Lucknam Park Hotel | Devon Airbnb | Devon lodges with hot tubs |Lake District Airbnb | Lake District lodges with hot tubs | Liverpool Airbnb | Liverpool hotels | London hip hotels | Norfolk Airbnb | Norfolk shepherd’s huts | York Airbnb | York: North Star Club

Bristol travel guides: 89 best things to do in Bristol | Bristol’s most stylish Airbnbs | Best brunches in Bristol Best Bristol cafes | 54 best independent shops in Bristol | Best restaurants in Bristol | Best bakeries in Bristol | Things to do at Christmas in Bristol | Best hotels in Bristol

London travel guides: How to spend 3 days in London | London’s most hipster hotels | Best views in London | Best afternoon teas in London | How to find the village feel in London | Around the world in 7 London meals | Instagrammable places in London | How to spend 24 hours in London like a Londoner | London with toddlers.

Latest UK travel guides