Have Travel Will Prep: How to choose a day trip destination….

When I travel I like to focus on one maybe two cities but I also like to get out of the city for a quick jaunt.  Over the course of the years, I have booked virtually all of the “usual” day trips out of London:  Bath (3X) , Salisbury, Stonehenge (3X), Dover, Cambridge, Oxford, the Cotswolds, Blenheim Palace, Hampton Court, Kew Gardens, Canterbury, and Windsor.  There are several day trips I would like to take–Brighton, York, Hever Castle, Syon Castle, and Stratford-Upon-Avon.  Some of those destinations might be better served with a few days rather than rushing to and from London for a few hours.  Some day trips are chosen for their ease to get out of the city for a few hours and other trips are chosen out of pure  academic interest.   Continue reading