Cotswolds fun facts

gloucestershire
8 Dec

11 Glowing Facts about Gloucestershire

Who doesn’t love a good English shire? Gloucestershire is one of the most popular among locals and tourists alike, thanks to its forestry, horse racing, and tasty cider. But don’t be fooled; this shire is definitely unique – it’s not just any other green and pleasant land. Here are some fun facts about Gloucestershire to …
cotswolds
27 Nov

10 Captivating Facts about the Cotswolds

If you’ve spent any time looking for stunning landscapes to vacation across England, you’ve likely come across the Cotswolds before. And, if you’re a fan of Clarkson’s Farm, Bridget Jones’ Diary, or The Holiday, then the chances are you may have already seen parts of it! But how much do you know about the area? …
Blenheim Palace front view
2 Feb

16 Beautiful Facts About Blenheim Palace

One of the most opulent and majestic looking buildings in the whole of the UK, Blenheim Palace is often thought to be the inspiration for TV’s ‘Downton Abbey’ – and it really shows. However, there is more to the palace than just fancy, ornate flourishes. It’s likely to be a location you’ve seen many times …
Facts about England
16 Jul

34 Eye-Opening Facts About England

There’s likely to be plenty about England you don’t already know! Even if you were born here, the country is steeped deep in history – from humble beginnings to the rise of the British empire – as well as plenty of infighting with Scotland in between – the English heritage is one which has marvelled …
interesting facts about Great Britain
29 Mar

44 Funny Facts About The UK

The United Kingdom is one of the most influential nations on Earth. So naturally, people tend to think they know more about it than is often the case. Even the locals may find the following facts about the UK a little surprising… 1. The UK is amazingly diverse. You can find over 300 languages spoken …