When backpacking UK there are many wonderful countries to explore; England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales!
All of these countries are pretty small, and it’s quite normal for people to cross borders and explore a bit of each of them.
London is certainly a popular starting point, yet we urge you to explore further than this magical city and really get a feel for the British countryside.
The UK is fabulous for all traveller types, especially solo travellers. The hostels in the this guide offer something for everyone.
Nearby there are great destinations including France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Here are some more guides to tempt you:
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