Looking for a romantic and surprising getaway for Valentine’s Day weekend? Why not travel abroad? To get a bit more specific, how about London, England? If not for Valentine’s weekend it’s not too early to think about ideas for a summer vacation. Here are some great day trips while in London, England.
Britain’s hottest tour site is still Stonehenge. Stonehenge was believed to have been built approximately 3,500 years ago. People believe that Stonehenge was built as a religious refuge. Some believe it is where earth gods were to be worshiped, while others believe it is a great place to view a natural beauty, the night skyline. This Contributor has never been oversees, but one stop would be at Stonehenge. Although today tourist can no longer walk among these massive structures it is still a stop to consider.
2. The Salisbury Cathedral
The Salisbury Cathedral has also become a popular tourist stop. The Salisbury Cathedral is known as the highest “spire” in England according www.londonforfree.net.
Of course this Yahoo Contributor would spend a day in Bournemouth merely because it is a beach location of seven miles of sand according to www.londonforfree.net. Sandlanding is the most popular site. Other beach areas in Bournemouth are Boscombe Pier, Southbourne Beach, Highcliffe and Kimmeridge Bay.
Bournemouth also has a oceanarium that is a blast to visit according to www.londonforfree.net. Visitors can see underwater life from the Amazon, Nile, Carribean, and the Great Barrier Reef.
Although college students feel The Ohio State University is overwhelming, Oxford stands by itself. According to www.londonfree.net., many Prime Ministers have been scholars at Oxford. This campus has the grand reputation of monestary structures and is one of the first English language universitities in the world according to www.londonforfree.net. The infamous Harry Potter movies were filmed in Oxford.
If architecture is of interest to readers traveling to London Bath is a haven. The only hot spring in London is housed in Bath according to www.londonforfree.net.
The Romans have become famous for their bath houses built here.
The Circus which is made of “30 houses around a circular green” has been noted as one of the greatest Georgian architecture structures in existence according to www.londonforfree.net.
For those that have had their taste buds wet by this article; London is calling.