Published on July 19th, 2011.
Yours truly was given two weeks, two BritRail Passes and free reign to explore England, Scotland & Wales. 14 days, 12 destinations and approximately 3,000 km later, here is our story. We hope it will provide inspiration for your next trip to the UK! Happy travels!
Day 1: London – British Airways Service to London, an Absolute Delight!
Day 2: London – Olympic Tour and London Districts
Day 3: Fort William & Mallaig – Sleeper train to Scotland & Journey through the Highlands
Day 4: Mallaig & Isle of Skye & Glasgow – Armadale Castle on the Isle of Skye & Journey to Glasgow
Day 5: Glasgow & Edinburgh - The Stunning Windy Cities: Glasgow & Edinburgh
Day 6: Edinburgh & Swinton Park – A First Class Experience: TransPennine Express & Castle Stay at Swinton Park
Day 7: York & Liverpool – Tour York and Savour Liverpool, oh my!
Day 8: Liverpool & Llandudno – Lively Liverpool & Coastal Llandudno
Day 9: Llandudno & Cardiff – Conwy Castle & Cardiff Bound
Day 10: Cardiff – Cardiff, Welsh Heritage and Foodie Haven
Day 11: St. Ives – England’s Riviera Line to St. Ives, Cornwall
Day 12: St. Ives – A Day at the Beach, St. Ives England
Day 13: St. Ives & London – Chicago The Musical in London: Lights, Sparkles & Jazz
Day 14: London – How much can you pack into one day in London?
By: Angela Guezen
Photos by: Jen Crane