National Parks

Our National Parks Show How To Make Brexit Work

Rob Adam | Posted 17.07.2017 | UK Politics
Rob Adam

Local sensitivity and innovation are important and should be encouraged. But they also raise the spectre of fragmentation - national parks forced to fight individually to protect the landscapes which belong to all. It would be a tragedy if this were to transpire. Politicians in Westminster, Cardiff and Edinburgh would do well to heed the words of Sarah Fowler: "This works when we work together."

Man Boiled Alive After Falling Into Yellowstone Park Hot Spring

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK

A man has been boiled alive after falling into a hot spring in Yellowstone National Park. Colin Nathaniel Scott, 23, from Portland, Oregon, strayed of...

The UK's Urban Wildlife

Frontier | Posted 20.11.2016 | UK

Wildlife is not just the brown bear in the forests of North America or Eastern Europe, wildlife is right here in front of you; all you need to do is l...

Utah's 'Big Five' National Parks

Kerry Christiani | Posted 17.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kerry Christiani

Imagine of the kind of big wilderness only the USA can deliver and you'll most likely be picturing Utah. With mighty rivers thrashing their way through colossal red-rock canyons and sandstone buttes rising above seemingly never-ending desert, it's every bit as spectacular as neighbouring Arizona and Colorado but with far fewer crowds.

Old Places for Young Souls - Airbnb-ing in the Peak District

Tom Beetham | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Beetham

For probably 90% of Peak District visitors, myself included, walking is the main attraction. With its rolling dales emanating burnt colours and interspersed by towering craggy faces, the bleak beauty of the Peak District screams out to be explored.

Have Larks in the Parks of London

Good Hotel Guide | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Good Hotel Guide

When you think of visiting London you might imagine high-rise buildings like The Shard and The Gherkin, shopping areas like Oxford Street and Westfield or busy tourist attractions like The Tower of London or Buckingham Palace.

So What's So Bad About Camden?

Chloe Gunning | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

When you think of Camden what springs to mind? Banksy knock offs at the market? Goths? Amy Winehouse tribute acts? Dawdling groups of Spanish tourists? The stench of overcooked sweet and sour chicken? Drunk teenagers throwing up at 2am?

Our Pick Of London's Best Parks

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you're walking the dog, having a kick about with the kids or cracking open a can of cider, there's no better place to spend summer in London t...

Deep in the Heart of Mordor: The Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Shannon Kendall | Posted 05.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Shannon Kendall

From first hand experience, I can tell you that there is nothing more magical than watching fingers of light begin to touch Tongariro's mountain tops and knowing that you are in the minority of the world's population to witness the first sunrise on that day.

Recognising the People Who Keep Our Green Places Special

Mike Collins | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Collins

In recent years there has been a boom in community led initiatives from creating new woodlands to running an orchard. These places, which are often quite small, can bring people together to share the wonder of being immersed in nature and seeing how the seasons change.

PHOTOS: World's First 'Breathtaking' 870-Mile Coastline Path Unveiled...Can You Guess Where?

PA | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK

The first continuous path in the world which runs the complete length of a country's coastline officially opened on Saturday. A full 870 miles of b...