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Strange but familiar #Britain seen by foreign...

March 16 2016 , Written by Ola Fagbohun Published on #Britain

Strange but familiar #Britain seen by foreign photographers https://t.co/Bdx5fJWkS7 Ola Fagbohun (@DiverseTraveler) March 16, 2016 An exhibition at the Barbican in London explores life in Britain as seen through the eyes of international photographers....

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"Get ready for #MuseumWeek" Starting On Monday...

March 19 2014 , Written by Ola Fagbohun Published on #MuseumWeek, #Britain

"Get ready for #MuseumWeek" Starting On Monday #Britain http://t.co/0eG1mdgGxF Ola Fagbohun (@DiverseTraveler) March 19, 2014 Museum Week is coming! A whole week dedicated to museums and galleries will see Twitter buzzing with cultural tweets, starting...

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Halloween around #Britain: Vampires by the seaside...

October 24 2013 , Written by Ola Fagbohun Published on #Britain

Halloween around #Britain: Vampires by the seaside and ghosts on the moors: Britain’s spookiest locations http://t.co/mMMBhfK9RC Ola Fagbohun (@DiverseTraveler) October 24, 2013 Britain has more than its fair share of inspirational places for discovering...

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May bank holiday events around #Britain...

May 21 2013 , Written by Ola Fagbohun Published on #Britain

May bank holiday events around #Britain http://t.co/iKhcYbE25X Ola Fagbohun (@DiverseTraveler) May 21, 2013 The Ironbridge Gorge Museums are hosting events at different venues, from recreated scenes of Victorian life at the Blist Hill Victorian Town museum...

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Try something new on your next holiday - from circus skills to tea tasting

March 5 2013 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Activity holidays, #Betty's, #Britain, #Circus training, #creative holidays, #Eden project, #food and drink, #Recommendations & Rants (tips, links and reviews), #Staycation, #Staycation - UK, #travel, #traveling, #travelling, #UK day trips, #UK holidays, #UK travel, #VisitBritain, #Yorkshire

10 Great Cookery Experiences - School of Artisan Food These days when planning a trip home or abroad, I spend a lot of time online searching for travel experiences beyond the guidebook. Basically I search for an activity or experience that will add colour...

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Best supporting role in a film goes to .... Britain

February 26 2013 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Britain, #Britain as film location, #British film industry, #Excess Baggage (Misc), #film locations, #Films made in Britain, #Les Miserable, #Recommendations & Rants (tips, #links and reviews), #Skyfall

Travel and film go hand in hand as can be seen by the many films, including award winners, featuring Britain in the best supporting role. Les Miserables at the ORNC. Photocredit Universal Pictures The glam and glitz of the 85th Academy Awards may be over,...

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Tips for summer road trips with children

August 8 2011 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Britain, #DiverseTraveller. Family Travel, #DiverseTraveller.com - Women Who Travel, Write, Snap & Share, #Staycation, #tips, #travel, #Travel Beyond the UK, #travel tips, #travelling with children

With the promise of a long summer, millions of families will be hitting the road in search of some quality time together. Take some time to enjoy the great British countryside or plan an exciting day with the children. South East The Look Out Discovery...

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Celebrating the best of British (and Ireland)

March 9 2011 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Best of British, #Birmingham NEC, #Britain, #British, #British Tourism Week, #Ireland, #Minister of Tourism & Heritage, #Ola Fagbohun, #Tourism, #Trade Show, #travel, #Travel Beyond the UK

Picture: 'Party on the Pier ' . Source: http://www.britishtourismweek.com Hands up who knew that British Tourism Week kicks off this weekend, 12 - 20 March 2011 ? I thought so, not many of you. Well it does, and the aim is to "demonstrate the critical...

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Travel News: book about Britain wins travel book of 2010

December 2 2010 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Britain, #Frommer's, #HolidayExtras.com, #Jenny Diski.Griff Rhys Jones, #New York Photo Guide, #travel awards, #Travel Beyond the UK, #Travel books, #travel guides, #travel narratives

A recent HolidayExtras.com poll revealed that nearly half (48%) of all Brits prefer reading on a flight to any other activity and with so many great books available it’s hardly surprising. The travel novel is a popular genre of writing. Last month at...

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Do you know where Hadrian's Wall is?

June 22 2009 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Britain, #British, #Culture, #Hertiage, #holiday, #landmarks, #NortEastEngland, #research, #Staycation, #Travel News, #travelresearch, #UK

Over half of us are planning to take short breaks here in the UK this year. While this is great news for British tourism, new research has revealed many of us haven't a clue about the historic and cultural sites our doorstep. According to the study by...

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