Outside London


While most of my London articles were written for the About.com London Travel site (as I wrote the site for ten years), I’ve also written about London and beyond for the Visit Britain Super Blog, Anglotopia, the Quirky Traveller and more. Here are links to further travel-related articles. You can see my list of latest articles here.

VisitBritain Super Blog

The VisitBritain Super Blog started in 2011 and I was one of the founding travel writers. Over the years I’ve written articles about London, day trips and UK destinations for this popular site.


Heart of Mid Lothian

Edinburgh The Royal Mile


Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Centre

Visit Lincolnshire’s Aviation Heritage


Lincoln Bailgate

48 Hours in Lincoln


Mytton Fold Hotel

Mytton Fold Hotel in Lancashire


LEGOLand Hotel

LEGOLAND Windsor Theme Park & Hotel


Caerphilly Castle

South Wales with Children


Margam Country Park

Margam Country Park


pond dipping

Bryngarw Country Park


Englefield House

Horrible Histories – Warwick Castle


Scout Hut

Quirky Places to Stay


Englefield House

Great Expectations Filming Locations


Swan Lavenham

Things to Do in Suffolk


Isles of Scilly

Isles of Scilly


Preston Guild

Once In A Preston Guild


Pooh Bridge

Children’s Literature Locations


Oxford Sightseeing Bus

Family-Friendly Oxford


Roman Baths

Family-Friendly Things to Do in Bath


Brighton Beach

50 Things to Do Before You’re 11¾


Dickens World

Dickens World


Charles Dickens

Celebrate Charles Dickens’ 200th Birthday



Head North to Northumberland


Chatsworth House playground

Great British Playground Tour



Saving Money Using Regional Cards


North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway


London Underground

Things You Can’t Do in London


afternoon tea

Afternoon Tea is For Everyone



Birmingham – Explore The Midlands


White Water Rafting

White Water Rafting Near London


British Pullman

Orient Express Day Trips


London Pass

London Pass Review


Denis Severs' House

Off-beat London


St Paul's Cathedral

London on a Budget


Anglotopia – Laura’s London

I also write for Anglotopia and have the popular Laura’s London column.

Jimmys Farm

Exploring Suffolk



Lavenham Suffolk


Ruby Slippers

Hollywood Costumes – V&A


Isles of Scilly

Isles of Scilly


Robin Hood

Robin Hood Country


Preston Guild

Beaulieu National Motor Museum


Corfe Castle

Enid Blyton Country


Daubers Charm

Pendle Witch Trials


Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle


Goodwood House

Goodwood House


St Paul's Cathedral

Behind the Scenes at St Paul’s Cathedral


London Helicopter Tour

London Helicopter Tour


Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Hampton Court Palace Flower Show


Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace – Diamonds


Cable Car

New London Cable Car Review


Up at The O2

Climb Over The O2


Cutty Sark

Cutty Sark Reopening


Warner Bros Studio Tour

Warner Bros Studio Tour


Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace Reopening


The Quirkly Traveller

I spent a Christmas at Disneyland Paris and I wrote tips for other families on The Quirky Traveller.

Disneyland Paris

Disneyland Paris: Top Tips for a Great Day Out
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