Whitby in North Yorkshire hosts its biannual Goth Music Festival this weekend. The festival began in 1994 and attracts about 1,500 people to the town where Bram Stoker found inspiration for Dracula when he stayed in 1890
We travel firstly to Richmond with a scheduled arrival of around 11.45am. Time to browse the shops and enjoy lunch before our afternoon visit to the Poppy Factory. Our visit includes a presentation and tour of the factory floor. We depart from Richmond around 4.00pm.
The UK's longest heritage Railway runs for 25 miles. We join at Porthmadog and travel through the outstanding Snowdonia scenery through to Caernarfon. A morning coffee stop in one of the most beautiful places in Snowdonia - Dolgellau plus free time in Caernarfon
The Anderton Boat Lift is an incredible edifice, perched on the banks of the River Weaver Navigation like a giant three-storey-high iron spider. Whether you’re an engineering enthusiast or a history fanatic, the magnificent Anderton Boat Lift will not fail to amaze.
Slimbridge is home to an astounding array of wildlife, including the world’s largest collection of swans, geese and ducks. Wetlands are amazing. Where land meets water, there’s more wildlife than almost anywhere on the planet. Animals literally queue to get into wetlands. They’re great places to get close to wildlife. They’re places to relax, be inspired and feel at one with the world around you.