Archive for March, 2010

The Legend of Castle Pubs in Camden

Posted on 24. Mar, 2010 by .

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There are many, many pubs named after a castle in Britain, but 4 of them, located in the Borough of Camden in London, caught my attention because of their “strategic” location and name. There are The Windsor Castle, The Dublin Castle, The Pembroke Castle and finally The  Edinboro Castle. Ring a bell? A legend links these [...]

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Follow the Famous Dick Whittington Ale Trail in London

Posted on 15. Mar, 2010 by .

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Perhaps Britain’s most famous trait, the pub scene is to be experienced once (or many, many times)  in a lifetime. Several pub activities exist, but the most fun one is definitely the Ale Trail, otherwise known as a Pub Crawl, which is pretty self explanatory. The famous Dick Whittington Ale Trail is consisted of 6 routes, each [...]

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Key Websites to Help You Plan Your Perfect British Adventure

Posted on 01. Mar, 2010 by .

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As more and more travellers plan their journeys with the sole help of the world wide web, here are some key sites I used myself while I lived in London. The Trainline To get some discounts on train tickets. Traveline Great journey planner across the UK. National Trust Britain -  National Trust Scotland Downloadable walks, [...]

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