Where to start? The United Kingdom is a sovereign state made up of 4 nations (England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland). Full of history, rich in its tradition, complex in culture and endlessly diverse, the UK keeps offering more and more even those who spend their entire lives there can always come
come across something new, something mesmerising. From the Scottish Highlands right down to the coasts of Cornwall, Brighton and the channel islands the UK is about unearthing hidden gems, notable iconic sites, exploring within its vast museums and witness some breathtaking art. Once there you are one easy journey away from seeing whichever place you wish with a fantastic transportation system connecting this beautiful state together. The home of Shakespeare and Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth ii, the longest reigning monarch will be sure to offer amazing experiences where you too can write your own history within this extraordinary land.
For many their first go-to place is London, England, however there is so much more to explore. The mountains of Inverness in Scotland with picturesque views through to Edinburgh, a city built over hills overlooking the sea with its historic architecture, giving it its nickname Athens of the north. Snowdonia and the Brecon Beacons in Wales showcase the perfect landscape, perfect for hiking and partaking in a traditional British country walk. The University of Cambridge and University of Oxford, two globally renowned Universities and two of the eldest are open for one to explore whether on foot or punting along the canals alongside the university walls. Here you will see where some of the worlds greatest minds studied such as Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking. One cannot write the full list of where to go across the UK however other places recommended by us are the likes of Bath, St Ives in Cornwall and Brighton to name a few. Choose a direction and head in that way and you can be sure to come across something beautiful, something with history and a story; whether it be in the beautiful landscape of the country, a monument or building with architectural history, you will most certainly fill your photo album very quickly.
Life in London
The Cosmopolitan City of London, the capital of England and the UK is where our program connections lie. London is the largest city in Europe and sometimes is described as its own country. You can lose track of time within this city. Why not spend a day shopping along Oxford Street, Knightsbridge or Westfields?London is a fashion hub home to many designer brands and renowned fashion labels. Witness the exhilarating and extravagant atmosphere in the West-End, home to globally renowned theatres, showcasing the greatest theatre plays of all time attracting famous faces to star in theatre productions. Indulge
Indulge in a culinary experience with diverse restaurants unveiling the very best of cuisines from across the globe ranging from Michelin star to gastro-pubs it will be impossible not to find a tasteful encounter on your palate. And last but not least witness some breathtaking tourist attractions; Queen Elizabeth Tower (also known as Big Ben), St Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, River Thames, its eight royal parks and much, much more... We will provide a full list within an arrival pack, life in London is what you make of it, everything it has to offer is a fingertip away, reach out and grab what you want...