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Liverpool Do The Double: River Cruise and Open Top City Sightseeing Bus Tour Combination Ticket
"Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to sailing to redeem your ticket as the ferry departs on the hour between 10am – 4pm.On board this 50-minute river cruise visitors will discover the well-loved legacy of Liverpool and the river Mersey with its musical and maritime history. From The Beatles performing on the Riverboat Shuffle cruises in the early 1960s to tales of smuggling this ferry carries a cargo of memories. Just sit back and enjoy the fascinating commentary wonder at the wildlife and absorb the heritage.Departing hourly the 50-minute river experience sails from Liverpool Pier Head calling at Seacombe and Woodside
From GBP16.00
 
"Liverpool Experience including River Cruise
Liverpool Experience"Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to sailing to redeem your ticket as the ferry departs on the hour between 10am – 4pm.On board this 50-minute river cruise visitors will discover the well-loved legacy of Liverpool and the river Mersey with its musical and maritime history. From The Beatles performing on the Riverboat Shuffle cruises in the early 1960s to tales of smuggling this ferry carries a cargo of memories. Just sit back and enjoy the fascinating commentary wonder at the wildlife and absorb the heritage.Departing hourly the 50-minute river experience sails from Liverpool Pier Head
From GBP21.00
 
Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool
"Whether you’re looking for a relaxing way to see Liverpool or you want a full day of family-friendly attractions the Mersey River Explorer Cruise with optional upgrades is your ticket to Liverpool fun. The standard Mersey River Explorer Cruise lasts a leisurely 50-minutes with scheduled stops at Seacombe and Birkenhead Woodside ports. Enjoy the cruise as a hop-on hop-off tour to see what interests you most - simply hop off when you want and re-board the boat when you're ready to continue to the next stop.While taking in views of Liverpool's riverside architecture and wildlife you can listen to entertaining audio commentary about the River Mersey's fascinating maritime history. Hear tales of smuggling music and war - three diverse influences that have touched this friendly city over the years and given it a unique charm.Make a full day of it by upgrading your hop-on hop-off cruise to include tickets to the Spaceport attraction at Seacombe. Thi interactive exhibits and audio-visual experiences. Highlights include a ""Wallace and Gromit in Space"" feature - a themed display that showcases the popular main characters from the British animated short films. Alternatively
From GBP9.00

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Mycophobia!

Jonathan Meades, writes of fungi gathering in Italy;In these mycophobic islands such things are, of course, not taken for granted. If you go down to the woods today you will find very few people...
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Dec 12, 2014

Stiles...

Stiles exist on the boundaries of land where ownership changes, but a public right-of-way exists...Landowners are obliged by law to make their choice of boundary marker, be it wall, fence, or hedge,...
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Dec 05, 2014

Willing Workers On Organic Farms UK

I saw a request on the VTforum from 2 Bulgarians, asking for tips about combining touring & working in the UK - there were many responses warning about the exploitation of foreigners within my...
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Aug 29, 2014

DO NOT FEED THE PIGEONS !

Three human diseases are known to be associated with pigeon droppings: Histoplasmosis, Cryptococcosis, and Psittacosis. They all result in years of unimaginable pain and then death. There are no known...
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Aug 14, 2014

Do not abbreviate!!

In some parts of the world it is common to abbreviate streetnames. For example: 'I met him on Albany'.Do not do this in the UK. We *never* abbreviate streetnames. Not only will you immediately mark...
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Sep 20, 2011

Crossing the road.

To claim right of way on a pedestrian crossing in UK you must put your foot on it, merely standing on the footpath near a crossing is not considered intent to use a crossing.The danger concerns a...
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Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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If you bring your dog.......

..as you might do if you are from Europe, do be aware that allowing your dog to foul the streets is taken pretty seriously these days.There is no one overall penalty. Local councils can set their own...
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Oct 17, 2010

'Kettling'

A warning about something you are unlikely to come across, but the possibility does exist.Most UK marches and demonstrations are entirely peaceful but in some cases UK police tactics can include...
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Oct 13, 2010

STOP THE HORROR !

THIS TIP IS NOT FOR THE SQUEMISH! Yes, these are pictures of a PUB that has closed. I don’t mean for the night. I mean FOREVER! Oh – the humanity! Over 50 Pubs a week shut here. Just look at these...
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Oct 06, 2010

Parking your car.

Double yellow lines at the side of a road mean parking is forbidden.A single yellow line means you can park for a limited time during set hours ... there will be a head-height sign somewhere nearby to...
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Jul 04, 2010

Giant Hogweed

We are lucky to have few dangerous plants or animals in the UK, but it is worth being aware of Giant Hogweed, especially if you have children.It isn't native. It was introduced as a garden plant in...
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Jul 04, 2010

The Weather

It is true that the British talk a lot about the weather, but there is a reason for this. It is always changing. There are officially 4 seasons : Spring, summer, autumn and winter, BUT it is no...
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Jun 06, 2010

PROTECT YOUR HOLIDAYS !!!

What if your holiday company ceases trading just as you arrive at the airport to jet off? If you get it wrong you just lost ALL your money. The pictures are screen shots of 5 different holiday...
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DAO
Sep 12, 2008

DO NOT SLOW DOWN FOR SCHOOLS

Shocking? You don’t know the half of it! Yes. That is a picture of a School Sign you would find along the busy road. It does not tell you to slow down or stop. There are NO signs that tell you to slow...
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Jul 23, 2008

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Tower of London

A piece of trivia learned from our Yeoman Warder guided tour: Charles II believed "If the ravens leave the Tower, the kingdom will fall…", and so, even today, seven ravens are kept at the Tower (the...
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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle has lots to see and takes a lot of time to see it all. There are plenty of free Toilets and they haven't forgotten you many get hungry and thirsty. Located in the old Cart Sheds...
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Christmas Market

Leaving the John Ryland Library, I decided to have a quick look around Spinningfields, and spotted another Christmas Market. This appears to be independent from the Manchester Christmas Markets. Had...
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Newcastle Castle

If you’re anything like me, one of the first things you’ll want to see in Newcastle is the building that gives the city its name - so what can you expect? Well firstly, don’t expect a Bamburgh or...
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Necropolis

There are good views over Glasgow from the Necropolis, especially towards Glasgow Cathedral and the Royal Infirmary. The Necropolis has lots of interesting graves, some of them are extremely ornate....
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Bullring

I always go to Birmingham to shop. With four large shopping centres in the city centre, you really are spoilt for choice. Also the main streets in the city centre are full of shops and pubs too. You...
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"My U.K. - a home I love very dearly."
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"East, West, Home is Best."
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"UNITED KINGDOM"
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