London skyline

Things to do in London

A recent poll of the UK’s top attractions showed that London is the place to be Visitor numbers for the UK’s most popular attractions of 2018 have just been released and the top 10 hot-spots are all places to see in London. Just over 12 km’s cover each of the London attractions from the Natural History Museum in Knightsbridge to …

Jigsaw Pieces

National Jigsaw Day 2018 – London map puzzles

National Jigsaw Day 2018 is on Saturday 3rd November so we’ve brought out this online jigsaw puzzle for you to have a go at again. It’s just for fun, but can you beat our time of 58 seconds? For those of you that found it too easy, take a look at our more difficult A-Z London Historical map jigsaw on …

another hill on the South Downs Way

South Downs Way Weekend Walk: Lewes to Eastbourne

We’ve recently returned from a wonderful weekend walking a section of South Downs Way with cosy hotel breaks in the historic and attractive towns of Lewes and Alfriston. Lewes Ably abetted by the UK National Trails planning tools and the A-Z Adventure Series atlas for the area, we started by leaving the car for the weekend at Lewes railway station. …

World Egg Day

World Egg Day competition – Win a Road Atlas

To celebrate World Egg Day, we’re running a quick competition to win an A-Z Road Atlas of your choice. We’ve scrambled 3 town or city names so all we need you to do is unscramble them for us.

Beautiful Powys

20 things you didn’t know about Glyndŵr’s Way

Glyndŵr’s Way, in Powys is one of the lesser known 15 National Trails of England and Wales. However, you should not underestimate the beautiful and varied scenery of this trail. The Glyndŵr’s Way National Trail offers a variety of options for visitors and locals alike. Experienced walkers may want to complete a rewarding multi day hike covering the whole Glyndŵr’s …

Malham Cove

Malham Cove Circular Walk

Try this magical Malham Cove circular walk If you ever find yourself in the heart of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales with a couple of hours to spare, make sure you take the time to squeeze in this little gem, a Malham Cove circular walk. At only 4 ½ miles (7 km) it’s not huge in distance but it more than …

Clear signposts on the North Down Way

North Downs Way 40 Year Anniversary

This year, the North Downs Way celebrates its’ 40th anniversary. One of the most popular National Trails running across south east England, the North Downs Way is a recent incarnation of a route with a long history. Origins of the North Downs Way The M25 of its day, the busy medieval pilgrimage route known as the Pilgrim’s Way still runs …