The United Kingdom boasts a charm and character that is entirely its own.
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Dundee may not seem like the obvious choice of weekend trip destination. However, it is an agreeable stopover if you’re en route between the Highlands and the cities of Edinburgh or Glasgow; or if you fancy a cheap weekend with some decent cultural attractions away from the draw of Scotland’s ‘big two’.
In a year’s time all eyes will be on London as it hosts the 2012 Olympics. But why wait until then to visit this exciting, metropolitan city?
England encompasses just about everything a traveller could hope for: natural beauty, fascinating history, culture and one of the most famous cities in the world – London.
Northern Ireland has a tumultuous past, but it is revitalising itself as a tourist destination.
Scotland boasts some of Britain's most awe-inspiring scenery, with the popular Munroe walks, vast lochs and rolling hills.
Wales – despite only having a population of three million – has its own distinct culture and language.