Visit the North West

Whether you are looking for urban or rural scenery, a relaxed or an energetic atmosphere, the North West of England can offer all you need for an exciting visit.

Visit Wales

Wales is a place of natural drama, from the country’s beaches to walking its mountain ranges. The nation’s history is told through its ancient monuments.

Visit The Lake District, Cumbria & Yorkshire

Fabulous fun for all the family, whether it’s the great outdoors or hands-on museums. The Lake Distrist, Cumbria and Yorkshire are just perfect for families.

Visit The Midlands

There’s a wealth of things to do across the The Midlands, the area is full of contrasts. The Midlands is so easy to get to being at the centre of England’s road network and with international airports.

From our Blog

  • Check in advance before travelling...

    As the UK starts to gradually open up again after a 3 month sleep due to COVID19. Going Places wishes everyone happier times ahead but please rememberer to check in advance before travelling to an attraction and whilst visiting respect […]

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  • Yorkshire Air Museum...

    Do you know what the first animal in space was? Why did Halifax Bomber crews carry pigeons on WW2 night missions? And what was the name of the rabbit that actually flew on bomber missions from RAF Elvington in wartime?

    From […]

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  • It’s show time again!...

    Burwarton Show on 6 August is a traditional agricultural show and a fantastic day out in the wonderful South Shropshire countryside.
    This year they welcome back the Jamie Squibb Freestyle Motorcross display team with their daredevil stunts in the Main Ring […]

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  • Malpas Yesteryear Rally...

    The first Malpas Yesteryear Rally was held in 1972 and is now held annually on the second weekend after the August Bank Holiday. Continue Reading →
  • Unlock your own genius...

    The Birthplace of Sir Edward Elgar is a ‘Land of Hope and Glory’.
    Here Elgar’s creative genius was first nurtured. Wander through the lovingly tended cottage garden in view of his beloved Malvern Hills. Perhaps you will unlock your own genius […]

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  • All aboard for Devil’s Bridge...

    Are you looking for a family adventure this year? Take a trip on the Vale of Rheidol an Edwardian Steam Railway and enjoy 12 miles of some of the most breath-taking scenery in Mid Wales.
    Whether it’s a relaxing day out, […]

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    Going Places is an award winning ma...

    Going Places is an award winning magazine, so if you are looking for great places to visit, family days out, weekends away just look inside our magazines.
    There is so much to see and do whether you just want a peaceful […]

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  • Discover, explore, be inspired...

    The Lake District, England’s largest National Park is now a World Heritage Site, home to Scafell Pike – its highest mountain, Wastwater – its deepest lake and thriving communities like Keswick and Bowness-on-Windermere.
    The area is also intimately associated with English […]

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Tourism Awards

Every year Going Places UK awards attractions and businesses special recognition for those who have provided an excellent experience, whether it be for quality of attraction, an overall experience, friendliness of welcome, cleanliness, attention to detail and children’s facilities.

If you would like to nominate an attraction or business you have visited from the advertisers in one of our magazines please send your nomination and your name and address to: