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8 Perfect places for a stress-free day out

Sometimes you just need a day to recharge, and there are plenty of spots around the UK where you can enjoy an afternoon’s relaxation. Here are eight ideas from Rough Guides’ writer Jacqui Agate for a stress-free day out.


The best afternoon teas: traditional, fun and accessible

The quintessentially British pastime of taking tea in the afternoon is as popular as ever. To celebrate National Tea Day on 21 April 2018, Rough Guides’ writer Mandy Tomlin has scoured the UK for some of the country’s best, and most accessible places for an indulgent treat.

Birmingham Botanic Gardens

Accessible Birmingham: The very best of a great Midlands city

Here’s Rough Guides’ round-up of the Birmingham's best accessible places to discover while you’re in town.

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Britain’s best accessible museums

Rough Guides author Mandy Tomlin explores some of the most quirky and unusual museums around the country.

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Helen Dolphin’s visit to the Morgan Motor Company factory

Independent mobility consultant Helen Dolphin MBE reviews her recent trip to the Morgan factory.

Beautiful Dyffryn Gardens in spring

6 Accessible days out in spring

Rough Guides' writer Emma Field has compiled a host of brand new experiences to tempt you to get out and about this spring.

Candle dipping at Ulster American Folk Park

20 Things to do over the Easter weekend

Rough Guides Author, Lucinda Hallett, picks some of the best accessible days out that you can enjoy this Easter.

Riverbank in Exeter

Top wheelchair and scooter friendly towns across the UK

We’ve selected some of our favourite locations that are suitable for travel on your Motability Scheme scooter or powered wheelchair.

Bridge in the countryside

7 Unforgettable accessible experiences this Valentine’s Day

Rough Guide’s writer Emma Field has cherry-picked seven ideas so you can treat your sweetheart to something special.


The world’s most accessible places to visit

A Motability Scheme car or scooter can bring a great sense of freedom, especially if you want to get out and about in the UK – but what if you want to head further afield?


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