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Planning a Trip to the United Kingdom

Here's the information you need to plan a trip to the UK. Find vital information about passports, visas and driving in the UK. Read about getting around in England, Scotland and Wales; the changeable British weather, visitor health and emergency services, plus many more insider tips. Learn about where to find the best maps and check out itineraries planned to help you make the most of a visit to the United Kingdom.
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  4. Practical Tips for UK Travelers (32)
  5. Practical UK Guidebooks (9)
  6. Romantic Places, Weddings (18)
  7. Traveling Around the UK (78)
  8. UK Currency & Money Matters (13)
  9. UK Customs,Immigration&Rules (12)
  10. UK National Parks (17)

How to Keep Cool in a UK Heatwave
Most visitors don't expect a heatwave in the UK and have no idea about how to keep cool in Britain because cold snaps during the summer months can be just as common. But every summer sees hot weather days increase and temperatures breaking higher records in the UK. With airconditioning and ice cold beer still uncommon, a UK heatwave can be a lot...

Top 10 Tips for a Great British Breakfast
Valerie France gives her top tips for a Great British hotel breakfast

10 Great Reasons to Plan a United Kingdom Trip
The United Kingdom is a great place to visit. In fact, England, Scotland, Wales and the Offshore Islands offer a host of great vacation and holiday destinations with something for everyone - singles, couples and families - whether they plan to cross an ocean, take a cross country train trip or simply drive down the motorway for their next trip.

Planning Your First Trip to the UK - Ten Questions to Answer
Answer these ten questions to get a head start on planning your first UK trip.

Absentee Ballots for Overseas Voting in US Elections
Find out about Absentee Ballots for US Elections and how to get absentee ballots for US Elections. Learn how to vote from Overseas in a US election and find out if you are qualified to vote in a US Election.

New Year's Resolutions for UK Travelers
Here are five New Year's Resolutions that most UK travelers will find easy to keep. If you usually make a slew of resolutions that you can't even keep until the end of the day, try these instead - a handful of New Year's resolutions that, I promise, are easy to keep.

Picture Yourself in Britain - My Images of England, Scotland and Wales
Before you plan your next trip, take a look around the United Kingdom. Follow these links to pictures of England, Scotland and Wales - landscapes, scenery, castles, shopping, attractions, gardens and lots more.

How to Keep Cool in a UK Heatwave
Most visitors don't expect a heatwave in the UK and have no idea about how to keep cool in Britain because cold snaps during the summer months can be just as common. But every summer sees hot weather days increase and temperatures breaking higher records in the UK. With airconditioning and ice cold beer still uncommon, a UK heatwave can be a lot...

Do Pre-Paid Touring Passes Give You More Bang for Your Buck?
Are pre-paid UK touring passes worth the money? Read an up-to-date description of the best passes and decide for yourself.

10 Best Reasons for Visiting Britain in 2014
10 great reasons to visit the UK in 2014 including yummy festivals, anniversaries and a host of special events.

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