7 Epic Trips for Students in the UK ...


To qualify for the list of epic trips for students in the UK, there are two factors that are essential to nail.

One – the attraction must be stunningly fabulous and two, it must be cheap!

Obviously, these are going to be cheaper for students based in the UK, but if you’re coming on over, there are plenty of ways to make travelling here cheap including rail passes, bus tickets and youth hostels.

Whether you’re from home or abroad, here are some epic trips for students in the UK.

1. Camp in the New Forest

Camp in the New Forest

You just knew camping was going to feature in the trips for students in the UK didn’t you?

Well naturally – it is the cheapest way to travel.

When the destination is the gorgeous New Forest you might just be persuaded to spend a few nights under canvas.

Easily reached from London, it’s an understatement to call the forest a place of outstanding natural beauty.

It is packed with trails, outdoor activities and tiny picturesque villages with welcoming pubs.

2. Visit Manchester

Visit Manchester

You might ask why Manchester?

Because Manchester is student heaven.

It doesn’t boast the sights of London but there are interesting attractions by day and amazing entertainment by night.2

Piccadilly, curry mile, hundreds of bars and clubs and a vibrant music and comedy scene will leave you breathless, There’s plenty of cheap B&Bs and hostels and if there’s enough hours in the day between partying, it’s easy to make trips to Leeds, Liverpool, Blackpool and lots of other great places.

3. Get Your Groove on at the Notting Hill Carnival

Get Your Groove on at the Notting Hill Carnival

The Notting Hill Carnival is the biggest street party in Europe and not to be missed.

And the best thing?

It’s free.

All you need to do is get yourself to London on August Bank Holiday, load up on cheap booze and plenty of water and enjoy the dazzling costumes, the Caribbean rhythms, fabulous food and the festive atmosphere.

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