There’s nothing wrong with the traditional British afterwork activity, namely popping down to the pub for a few drinks with your work colleagues. If it happens every night without fail for months, however, it can start to get a bit old. Why not introduce a bit of variety by taking advantage of the varied options which a capital city like London can offer? [Continue reading…]
Booked on a flight to Manchester? You are in for a surprise, as this city, despite its less than stellar rep, is decidedly unboring.
A developer’s dream, Manchester is full of eye-popping contemporary building designs, with all the old industrial haunts and dilapidated quays gradually being transformed into state-of-the-art functional urban spaces. [Continue reading…]
As shopping opportunities go, London, has pretty much everything covered. Whether you are looking for a pair of hideously expensive designer shoes, a vintage pocket watch , or the very latest in high street fashion, gadgets and gizmos, you are guaranteed to be able to find everything you want in one of London’s many shopping spots. [Continue reading…]
A feast of activities are lined up for Glasgow over the next few weeks – literally as it happens in the case of the first-ever Riverside Seafood Festival which will take place on the weekend of Saturday, August 6 and 7.
Other events include an opportunity to cycle the city´s roads without the interruption of vehicles, the chance to stroke the Highland Coos at Pollock Family Day and, for the athletically-inclined, a spurt through the city centre by taking part in the Great Scottish Run. [Continue reading…]
London riverboat rides are an entertaining way to spend a morning, where you don’t really have to expend too much physical effort, but you still get to sightsee some of the best bits of London. [Continue reading…]
If you’re stuck for ideas about what to do this summer then you’re in for a treat! Take a look at the top ten activities to do in Birmingham and I promise you’ll have an exciting and bustling week ahead! [Continue reading…]
If you are the kind of person for whom exercise is not something that comes naturally, then you will know that it always helps to have a great big dose of motivation. [Continue reading…]
After a certain number of years as an adult, father’s day – like the birthday of any male member of your family over a certain age – becomes a bit if a challenge. There’s only so many pairs of socks, bottles of scotch and DVDs you can give someone before they begin to suspect that you find them rather difficult to buy for. Rather than resorting to the same old tired presents to show the old man you love him this year, why not get him out and about, and take advantage of all the great things on offer on Father’s Day in London. [Continue reading…]
Glasgow’s ‘wee wifey’ has always been a character – and a particularly feared one if she hailed from the city’s industrial East End. Toil, sacrifice and making-do were her virtues.
There isn’t another drink on earth that beats a properly made cocktail. Whether you’re a Mojito lover, a Gin Fizz fancier, a Martini girl or Bellini babe, get the right cocktail, with the right proportions and you’re in heaven. [Continue reading…]