The UK is a wonderful country that welcomes millions of tourists every year. There are many beautiful things to witness in the UK which include; diverse culture, fascinating art, rich history, and scenic beauty.
As an international student, your main goal is to pursue your education. However, it is equally important to explore and enjoy the local way of life. Remember, a new country is a new adventure, where you have the privilege to experience everything firsthand.
So grab yourself together and enjoy the ride as we take you through fun things you can do as an International student while studying in the UK.
1. Visit London
When in the UK, you should make a goal to travel to London! The beautiful capital of the country is one of the most visited places in the world. You should know that your stay in the UK is incomplete without experiencing some of the iconic tourist attractions in London. From art galleries to museums to libraries to pubs and restaurants, the city has almost everything for everyone!
It does not matter whether your school is in London or anywhere else in the country, you must visit London to have a fun-filled weekend getaway.
So, prepare to enjoy a romantic ride on the London Eye, view the royal jewels at the Tower of London, see the finest collection of antiquities at the British Museum, or plan a picnic with friends and family in Hyde Park.
2. Take the Three Peaks Challenge
Are you a lover of adventure and are looking for an exciting trekking trip? Then you should consider trying the UK’s widely famous Three Peaks Challenge! This is a trekking competition that involves climbing the highest mountains in England, Scotland, and Wales within a 24-hour time frame.
The three peaks challenge is perfect for anyone interested in leading a healthy life, You can attempt the challenge with just a short training and it is not compulsory to trek all three peaks at once; instead, you can do it leisurely on your own pace. For example, you can visit all three peaks in a month or a year. By doing so, you will be able to relish and explore the surrounding areas as well.
3. Travel the British Countryside
The United Kingdom is a dreamy country endowed with green hills, jagged mountains, picturesque villages, gleaming lakes, hidden valleys, and so many beauties! If you desire a short getaway from the constant hustle and bustle of the city, then you should take a trip to the alluring countryside and experience the serenity.
As a matter of fact, whichever part of the UK you plan to live in, be it in your student accommodation in Sussex or Aberdeen, you are bound to run into the scenic beauty within your reach. Some of the captivating British countryside destinations are the Gower Peninsula, the Scottish Highlands, the Mourne Mountains, the Lake District, the North Pennines, and the Cotswolds.
4. Make your way to the Majestic Castles
Have you ever thought about the royal reputation that the United Kingdom holds worldwide? It is normal to find a good number of lovely and magnificent castles in various parts of the country.
Schooling in the UK has so many advantages! Therefore you should make use of this chance and get ready to make a trip to the past and witness the most architectural landmarks. Visit these stunning castles, like Windsor Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Warwick Castle, etc., and learn about the country’s rich and fascinating history.
5. Attend a Musical Festival
Britons love music, it is no wonder that some of the legendary musical artists and bands like the Beatles are from the UK. There are a very good number of musical festivals covering a wide range of category that happens throughout the year across the country.
You should attend at least one music festival with your folks as it is such a great way to make memories with your loved ones. It is a fantastic way to meet and interact with people from around the world. Some of the notable ones include Glastonbury, Green Man, The Proms, Reading and Leeds Festivals and so many more.
6. Experience the Football Fever
Football is the utmost sport that the Britons are obsessed with. The Uk also has some of the most popular football teams, like Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, and Liverpool FC. The Brits are often so passionate about soccer to the extent that supporting a team can be a family affair.
If you fancy watching football, then you should not miss watching a game and experiencing the ‘football fever’ in the country. Furthermore, if you are residing in Manchester and want to unveil the origin and history of the game, you should make it a priority to visit the National Football Museum and admire the glorious display of football memorabilia.
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