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One of England’s hidden gems is the picturesque town of Swindon. This gorgeous and sprawling countryside tucked between Cotswolds and the North Wessex Downs in the north of Wiltshire. Check out this list of fantastic places to visit when you visit Swindon. Lydiard Park Swindon is blessed with vast and verdant outdoor parks where you can take touristy photos or just feel one with nature. At Lydiard Park, you can stroll down the parkland filled with beautiful lakes, woodlands, pastures, and a restored century-old walled garden. It also has a cafe in the middle of the forest, a Georgian ice house, and an impressive manor that you can enter. Avebury Stone Circle Although less popular compared to the iconic Stonehenge, […]

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Going on a road trip with friends and family every once in while is a great treat for working hard in the office. Whether you are going out of the country or you just want to explore a different city, it’s always best to be prepared. Travelling to a new place is always exciting and overwhelming and most of the time, people tend to forget details that result to unexpected travel mishaps. Keep in mind the things listed below to have an amazing experience next time you’ll hop in the car for your next road adventure. 1. Create a concise itinerary The first thing you want to do before packing your things is to research. Create a list of the […]

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Looking back at the past is indeed important. We can’t help but notice that no matter how many times we look back, the taxi industry is still slowly dying. But how many of us are really fond of those smelly public taxis and extortionate fares for the privileged? Well, it was only a matter of time until something new came up with a better option. Private hire cars are indeed making a scene in the modern transportation system. If you are still unfamiliar with its mechanics, just imagine having a friend who drops everything to come and pick you up and drop you off at any time. Big difference? Perhaps the biggest difference between taxis and private hired cars is […]

Sunrise at Stonehenge World Heritage Site

Wiltshire is a county in South West England characterised by its high downland as well as its wide valleys and is generally known for its pre-Roman archaeology. Whether you are travelling alone to feed your wanderer soul or looking for exciting activities to enjoy with the whole family on your holiday, you would be surprised by just how much there is to do and see over the summer holidays whilst on a visit to Wiltshire. Here, we gathered some of the most popular places you should definitely see when visiting Wiltshire: Stonehenge World Heritage Site Stonehenge is one of the most famous groups of megaliths in the world and its construction dates to somewhere in the 3000-2000 BC range. Spend […]

The Most Unusual Destinations For Summer 2018

Are you planning your next summer holiday? If the idea of visiting popular tourist destinations such as the Eiffel Tower and Big Ben does not appeal to you, then you might be interested in these unique destinations: 1. Sichuan, China Located in this province is the Leshan Giant Buddha. This 233-feet tall sculpture was carved into the mountainside in the 8th century. The Leshan Giant Buddha is one of the largest images of Buddha in the world. While you are in Sichuan make sure to visit the famous Panda Inn which features pandas everywhere you look. 2. Las Pozas, Xilitla, Mexico Created by a wealthy English aristocrat, Edward James, Las Pozas, translates to ‘the pools’ in English, is home to […]

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We’re all becoming a lot more adventurous thanks to the endless column inches given over to exotic travel destinations. For those who want to venture further, to pioneer the truly off the beaten track, here are some suggestions where you could go in 2018.   Bhutan This Himalayan kingdom, sandwiched between India and China, is one of the planet’s last outposts, almost entirely untouched by Western trappings. The welcoming and friendly Bhutanese dress traditionally and the majority tend patchwork fields toiling with oxen, ploughs and scythes. With its towering mountains and crystal-clear rivers, Bhutan is one of the most magical places on Earth. Travel is restricted by number of tourists each year and therefore relatively expensive. But how long Bhutan […]

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Make your honeymoon the unforgettable experience it deserves to be. Here’s a collection of disparate dream destinations you might want to consider:   The Maldives For romance, you could do a lot worse than slumming it on the coral atolls of the Maldives, the most beautiful small islands on Earth. Pristine white sandy beaches backed up by lush greenery, fringing turquoise blue lagoons and a crystal clear ocean are the drawcards. Then there’s the sailing trips at sunset and the snorkelling. No wonder the Maldives is a firm favourite with its countless glamorous all-inclusive resorts offering packages tailored for honeymooners. British Airways offers the only direct flights from Gatwick.   Bali Bali offers a tropical paradise with its vibrant green […]

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First the Beast from the East, then the rain from the… well, the Atlantic – it’s remorseless. When will British Summer Time deliver? Fear not, though. We can whisk you off to an airport at a moment’s notice. So, where to go? Where, this Spring, is popular out of Heathrow?   Egypt April highs 27C; sunshine hours 11. Fly to Cairo for one of the Wonders of the World. The stunning pyramids and the sphinx on the outer fringes of the city and the start of the desert, in Giza. Unmissable and unforgettable. Cairo itself is stack full of majestic mosques and the Egyptian Museum housing the treasures of Tutankhamen. Alternatively, choose to fly to Luxor, further south. The temples […]

United Radio Cars - Swindon's finest private hire and taxi service

Are you yearning for some winter sun? But want minimum hassle in getting there? What better way of starting the holiday as you mean to go on – smoothly? Book your flight and let us do the rest. We specialise in airport transfers saving you all the trouble of travelling by public transport. You can call us, let us know when you need to be at the airport and we can suggest in advance a time to pick you up. A whole lot of bother bypassed. You won’t need to heave your luggage onto a bus, across train station concourses, struggling with the crowds. You won’t have to rely on public transport operating to schedule. Order a taxi and travel […]