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Things to do

Inspiration for things to do this weekend or when visiting Britain.

Unique, traditional, cutting edge, refreshing, imaginative, surprising… Whatever you're looking for there are so many things to do in UK countries and cities. Here are some of the best UK tourist attractions, from cultural sightseeing highlights to expert recommendations and top 10 lists.

Culture & Heritage

Britain's castles

Want to know a secret about British castles? They really are the stuff of your wildest dreams....

Top 10 royal attractions

Get closer to the scandal, glamour and history of the British royal family with a look around our...

Film locations UK

Setjetters rejoice - Britain is one glorious, gorgeous movie set. Don't just take our word for it:...

Shakespeare’s England

Getting to know the Bard - England's best Shakespeare attractions


Jamie Oliver

See why top chef Jamie Oliver is passionate about Britain’s fabulous food and get a few tips for...

Afternoon Tea

Here in Britain we take our tea seriously. Each day we sink 165 million cups of it. It's our...

Wine, beer and cider tours

A refreshing beer, cloudy cider, or crisp, fruity wine – which do you prefer? Whatever your tipple...

Britain's food and drink festivals

Sample everything from plump oysters and golden whisky to garlic ice cream and the hottest chillies...

Did you know?
The first Glastonbury Festival in 1970 cost £1 including free milk from the farm
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