UK travel

Cheese rolling: Extreme sport or Britain's oddest festival?

Cheese rolling: Extreme sport or Britain's oddest festival?

Thrill-seekers hurtle downhill and break bones as they chase after a cheese wheel. See their various stages of pain here
Gallery: 1,000 'Vikings' descend on Europe's biggest fire festival

Gallery: 1,000 'Vikings' descend on Europe's biggest fire festival

The Up Helly Aa celebration proves that where's there's smoke, there could be a horde of dressed up, torch-carrying Scots close behind
World's 10 best vegetarian destinations

World's 10 best vegetarian destinations

And the best restaurants in each of them
Where to see a Banksy in London: Interactive map

Where to see a Banksy in London: Interactive map

From London Bridge to Portobello Road, the graffiti artist's best known works
List spills dirt on UK's ‘crap towns'

List spills dirt on UK's ‘crap towns'

Scourge of tourist boards eloquently rubbishes bits of Britain its readers grew up in and escaped from
How to book the ultimate luxury London weekend

How to book the ultimate luxury London weekend

Introducing the capital's latest luxury hotel, a three-star Michelin restaurant and the best cocktails in town
More than 50 British beaches 'not safe' under new EU rules

More than 50 British beaches 'not safe' under new EU rules

Beaches that don't improve will have to display signs warning against swimming
120 kph zip line to open in Wales

120 kph zip line to open in Wales

Don your "flying suit," hold onto your stomach -- Zip World Snowdonia sets up Europe's longest, craziest zip line in an abandoned quarry
London's busiest airports may get new runways

London's busiest airports may get new runways

Solutions for London's air congestion
London’s World Heritage Sites: 5 ways to get cerebral

London’s World Heritage Sites: 5 ways to get cerebral

When you tire of all the pubs, clubs and street performers, head for these more cerebral icons
Keeping the world's busiest maritime motorway moving

Keeping the world's busiest maritime motorway moving

Swimmers, ferries and tankers -- ensuring a smooth passageway through the English Channel is a serious logistical test
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart