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United Kingdom

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What it means to be British

Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | Views [365]

I never thought blogging about what it means to be British would be quite as hard as it actually is. The sense of nationality is a tricky thing. Do you believe nationality comes from where you were born? Where you’re living right now? Where your heritage ... Read more >

Tags: #blogyourbackyard, british nationality, what is british

Best ways to work, play and stay in the UK

Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | Views [631]

Thinking about staying in the UK a while? Good choice, you’ll soon be as obsessed with daytime TV, bingo websites, and keeping the ketchup in the cupboard as much as the rest of us. Work Finding work in the UK hasn’t always had ... Read more >

Tags: #blogyourbackyard, uk visa, work in the uk

Do's and don't's in the United Kingdom

Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | Views [4318] | Comments [3]

Information overload can often tire a traveller out before they’ve even arrived, and other times there’s just not enough stuff out there to get a feel of where you’re going. Stick with these do’s and don’t’s for the United Kingdom ... Read more >

Tags: #blogyourbackyard, eurostar, festival, rain, tea, uk

The best and worst of the UK

Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | Views [468]

Every country has it pros and cons; some more important than others. Without getting too heavy and preaching about the state of the government, the bailouts of the banks, or that there are no shops open after 9pm on a Sunday - here are my best and ... Read more >

Tags: #blogyourbackyard, british weather, coastal views, tfl, tubes

5 things you must do in London, UK

Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | Views [3750]

Are you reading a guidebook for London right now? Yes? Ok...close it, put it down and read this instead. London is one of those places that needs to be experienced as if you were a real Londoner - none of that tourist trap business. As difficult as ... Read more >

Tags: #blogyourbackyard, alternative, food, london, quirky, tours

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