When you think of cities to visit in the United Kingdom, you probably think about visiting London.

As a staple for any trip to the UK, London offers a wide variety of things to see and do. Experience the city’s literary world with sights such as Baker Street, the Globe Theater, and Platform 9 ¾. As the most iconic city in the UK, London is a must with endless things to do such as world-class shopping, gourmet cuisine, and lively theater scene but make sure you don’t stop there. Take a Beatles tour of Liverpool. Stroll through Edinburgh’s downtown, where you’ll feel like you’re walking through a fairy tale while passing some of the world’s most famous modern shops. Head for the Highlands with a trip to Inverness, a gorgeous city with access to the rolling hills of Scotland. Experience the best of Wales on a trip to Cardiff, where you can explore Welsh history at the nearby Roman Port and the vibrant present at the bustling, modern waterfront.

Step into the world of Jane Austen with a trip to Bath. Take a day trip to Cambridge, a town known for its University, where you can punt on the river, and admire the breathtaking historic architecture. Release your inner child with a trip to Brighton, playing in the arcade and relaxing on the beach.

If it’s nature you’re after, you can’t go wrong with the Lake District, which is among the most beautiful places to visit in the UK. Wear a kilt and head north to Scotland, where you can visit some of the world’s most beautiful castles. The list of Scotland castles to visit features some of the most famous in the world. From the Edinburgh Castle to Stirling Castle and Eilean Donan, there is no doubt you will be amazed. But Scottish cities offer more than solely beautiful castles though, you can wander around and discover all the things to do in Inverness such as go searching for the Loch Ness Monster or browse the books in Leakey’s Bookshop. Or go explore around Glenfinnan Viaduct and experience the magic for yourself as you walk around one of the backdrops for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

With so many places to visit in the UK, there is no doubt you will enjoy an experience rich in history, diverse culture, and excitement.

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