The 2012 Olympics has been made more memorable by the locale-historic and chic London. If there would be a place on Earth worth to be included in one's bucket list, it has to be Great Britain.
The pomp and pageantry of the 2012 Olympics will be part of history. Nonetheless, there is so much more to see in the UK and explore beyond the busy financial districts and posh neighborhood of the Kensington Palace.
Be enthralled by the welcoming panache of the streets of London that brings you to the quaint shops of Nottinghill and Portobello Road, from here the memorable journey has just began.
Whether you wanted a glimpse of the royal castles, a cultural trip to the historical landmarks or simply a relaxing retreat to the countryside, the UK has the places to offer.
No wonder the participants to the London Olympics did not waste any time to see the places in the UK. With 25 of UNESCO's World's Heritage Sites, the UK is the dream travel destination worth your time and travel budget.
In London, the most iconic sites protected by the World Heritage status include the Tower of London to catch a glimpse of the Crown Jewels. The walks will be incomplete if you do not pass by the burial grounds of talented Britons Charles Dickens to Charles Darwin at Westminster Abbey.
Christopher Wren's baroque masterpiece, the Maritime Greenwich could be seen at at the Old Royal Naval College, where you can also view the world's last surviving tea clipper ship-the Cutty Sark.
Fascinated by history and architecture or architecture in history, England will bring you to the doorsteps of the world's historical cathedrals of Durham and Caterbury and show you the largest monastic ruin called the Fountains Abbey. It is within these parts that you will be treated to the magnificence of the centuries old Stonehenge.
At the East Devon and Dorset Coast, the very first natural World Heritage site proclaimed by Unesco could be visited. Notable Jurassic Coast spans 95 miles of coastline that seems a walk through Earth's past.
This is just a partial list of exciting locales in the UK. There is still so much more when you visit the UK. Explore and discover, visit the UK now! www.visitbritian.com