Recreation Travel

About Britain

Features extensive information on tourist attractions, natural attractions and heritage sites in Britain; includes an active forum, articles and selected videos.

Britain's Heritage Cities

An official tourist information project covering the cities of Bath, Canterbury, Chester, Durham, Lincoln, Oxford, Stratford, and York, with comprehensive guides for visitors.

British Association of Leisure Parks, Piers and Attractions

Trade association which represents the interests of owners, managers, suppliers and developers in the UK's commercial leisure parks, piers, zoos and static attractions sector.

Days Out UK

Comprehensive directory covering thousands of attractions, events and days out around the UK.


Biannual holiday and travel show/exhibition, taking place in London each February and in Birmingham each March. Includes exhibitor lists, details of public speakers and information for the public about visiting and ticketing.

Follow the Brown Signs

Devoted to discovering new places of interest by following the brown tourist signs around the UK. Includes a search facility and users can add signs near them.

Green Tourism Business Scheme

The national sustainable tourism certification scheme for the UK; includes a directory of businesses and accommodation arranged by destination and area, details of the scheme and case studies, and contacts.

Green Traveller

Features news and advice for travellers who wish to minimise their carbon footprints. greentraveller

Hidden Britain

Showcases local community developed tourism initiatives in England and Wales. Links to each project area with information for visitors and also provides resources for communities and details of how the project works.

Holiday Truths

Independent holiday reviews site, with blog and active travel forum. holidaytruths

Offers price comparisons for cheap holidays from several UK travel companies.

Travel agent serving customers throughout the UK. Provides details about destinations including reviews and photos. loveholidays_

Make Holidays Greener

Charity which aims to provide information for travellers who are looking for a more sustainable and responsible holiday option.

Marriott UK and Ireland Breaks

Highlights UK and Ireland travel and holiday packages with deals on flights, hotels and activities in city destinations worldwide. Includes holiday special offers on getaways to Marriott hotels and resorts.

National Geographic Traveller (UK)

Popular travel magazine features online content including competitions, photo galleries, blogs and articles. natgeotraveller

Scare Attractions

Provides a directory of haunted/horror theme attractions across the UK, plus industry news, forum and attraction reviews. scarechasters

Scare TOUR

Offering independent reviews of scare, haunt and Halloween events and attractions around the UK.

Secret Escapes

Exclusive members-only travel club offering discounts on hand-picked luxury hotels and holidays. secret_escapes

Simply Holiday Deals

Posts a variety of travel packages and deals for domestic and international travel.

Stuff Your Rucksack

Innovative responsible travel site which matches travellers with helpful items they can deliver to charities en route. Set up by broadcaster Kate Humble.

Treasure Houses of England

Highlights information about ten of England's most prestigious stately homes.

UK Short Breaks Deals

Features trusted short breaks and holiday deals with a focus on getaways within the UK and Ireland. cheapukbreaks

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