UK Tourist Attractions

By: Vivek Kuriyal
Nelson’s Column, 18 feet tall and resting atop a 183 feet column and a number of other touristic monuments can be found in the Trafalgar Square. The square is however, more renowned for its pigeons. Almost all tourists like to spend time feeding the pigeons of Trafalgar Square. Hyde Park, the largest of parks in London covering an area of 608 acres offers a range of activities to the tourists. What is most likeable is that the beauty of the park can be enjoyed completely free of charge. Fees are however charged for concerts.

The entrance to the park is a majestic sight by itself stretching 107 feet made up of intricate stone work. Rowboats can be hired between March and October at the Serpentine Lake making it another prominent tourist attraction of Hyde Park. Most visitors are also excited about the equestrian adventure on the 1 ? mile sand riding track in the nearby Rotten Row. It is certainly one park where tourists will remember their picnic for a long time spent in the beautiful surroundings of nature. A chief tourist attraction in UK in recent times is the Edinburgh International Festival, held each year between August and September. Held for three weeks, it is an exciting event which becomes a hub for culture, theatreComputer Technology Articles, dance and music making it one of the most renowned arts festivals in the world. One can enjoy fun holidays and festivals at any time of the year in the UK along with the locals. It is an absolute fantastic way to enjoy the cultural attractions of the UK.

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