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13 Spooky Places in Scotland that Prove Just How Creepy it Can Be…

For as lovely and awe-inspiring as it can be, Scotland can also be incredibly spooky at times - as anyone who's walked around Edinburgh's...

British-Inspired Christmas Ornaments for Your Tree

The UK is a special place for many of us, so it makes sense that we might want to give it a nod when...

The Curse of the Purple Dehli Sapphire in the Natural History Museum in London

  The UK has had its fair share of cursed gems, but one of the most intriguing is the Dehli Purple Sapphire. This rather unremarkable...

14 Photos That Prove the UK Is One of the Most Magical Places to Spend the Winter

While we're fans of the UK at any time of year, it's a particularly magical place to be during the winter and holiday season....

The Best Places to See Christmas Lights in London: 2019 Edition

Though most people prefer to travel to the UK during spring, summer, and autumn, there are a number of distinct advantages to traveling in...

11 Offbeat Activities & Attractions in London

  Whether you've been to London dozens of times before and you need something fresh, or it's your first trip and you don't feel like...

What's the Difference Between American Scones & British Scones

  Not long ago, I saw an American baker post a photo of her scones in a British group, where she was quickly eviscerated. Why?...

Visit the Ghost of Guy Fawkes in York, England

Most of us have at least a passing familiarity with the name Guy Fawkes, and at some point you've probably heard someone say, "Remember,...

Halloween in the UK: How It's Celebrated in England, Wales, Scotland, & Northern Ireland

One of the things many Americans find quite surprising about the UK is the fact that Halloween, as a general rule, isn't as big...

Read The Canterville Ghost Online: Oscar Wilde's Short Ghost Story

The Canterville Ghost is a short story by Oscar Wilde, originally published in two parts in February and March of 1887. It's one of...

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13 Spooky Places in Scotland that Prove Just How Creepy it Can Be…

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The Curse of the Purple Dehli Sapphire in the Natural History Museum in London

  The UK has had its fair share of cursed gems, but one of the most intriguing is the Dehli Purple Sapphire. This rather unremarkable...

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While we're fans of the UK at any time of year, it's a particularly magical place to be during the winter and holiday season....