UK & Ireland — Introduction
Countries renowned for an abundance of traditions, history and heritage, a trip to the UK and Ireland makes for a charming break, whether you prefer country pursuits or stylish cities.
You may visit for the history, the culture, or the beautiful landscape but you’ll leave feeling as though you’ve discovered something different and made a new friend.
To say the UK and Ireland have an abundance of history is an understatement. Across the four countries that make up this fascinating part of Europe, you’ll find centuries-old cities, dramatic castles, spectacular cathedrals and sites of spiritual wonder such as Stonehenge.
From Galway to Dublin, Aberdeen to Edinburgh, Newcastle to London and Cardiff to Bangor there’s a city to suit your every mood, each with a unique character.
The countryside meanwhile is the UK and Ireland’s traditional heartland – a divine backdrop of fertile hills, farms, dales and pastures drizzled with rushing waterways and pretty villages.
This timeless country will sweep you away with its wonderful traditions, history and majesty.