Posts Tagged ‘ Charles Dickens ’

Notes from a traveller

Mar 2nd, 2015 | By

Kaye has itchy feet – again. Read why and where they’re taking her only on Just About Travel



Why walking tours rule

Jan 28th, 2015 | By

The best way to get to grips with the UK’s colourful, cosmopolitan capital is on foot, says Kaye Holland



See in 2013 in style

Dec 9th, 2012 | By

From fireworks to banquets and from old Norse traditions to power kiting, VisitEngland rounds up some of the top activities for New Year’s Eve



Dickensian Christmas

Nov 16th, 2012 | By

Our ideas of what a traditional Christmas is and looks like have been heavily shaped by Victorian literature and Charles Dickens in particular. As 2012 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens, VisitEngland has listed the top 10 Dickensian Christmas experiences across England this festive season



England’s hottest new trend: literatours

Aug 2nd, 2012 | By

VisitEngland looks at the growing trend for literature lovers to travel the nation in search for their favourite authors’ home towns and the places where they drew their inspiration from to create their bestselling novels and plays