many castles are a huge draw for visitors both from home and abroad, and the
great news is that many of them accessible for all, even despite their great
age. Here, Quingo Scooters takes a tour of the country’s finest.
We had to
start with a castle that isn’t just one of the nation’s favourites, but also the
one that the Queen herself calls home. Windsor Castle was first founded by
William the Conqueror just after the Norman Invasion and since then 39
different kings and queens have lived there – although you probably won’t be
lucky enough to see the Queen herself when you visit.
The UK is blessed with many wonderful natural
resources, from our National Parks to the many areas of wilderness and the dramatic
landscapes that we have to explore. But our natural springs are another
resource that can also be found up and down the country, and they have been a
draw for visitors for millennia. Here is Quingo Scooters’ guide to some of the
UK’s most accessible spa towns and experiences.
We had to start with Bath, a place that is
(literally) synonymous with its beautiful Roman spas.
We think Durham is almost the perfect getaway.
The city itself is small, so it is straightforward to get around. But it is
also big enough to keep you more than entertained for a few days. It is a city
with a long and fascinating history, and is one of those places that has
surprises around every corner. Here is Quingo Scooter’s guide to some of the
most accessible sights in the wonderful city of Durham.
the atmosphere of the historic cathedral
Durham’s wonderful cathedral dominates the city
and you will have no problems finding it!
Cambridge is famous the world over for its
first class university, and of course that institution certainly dominates this
fantastic town. But beyond the colleges and the hustle and bustle of student
life, there are also plenty of other things to see in this historic place: and
many of them are accessible for all visitors. Here are just a few of our
Of course, no visit to Cambridge would be
complete without spending a bit of time in and around the city’s iconic
We feel that one of the most important things about art, of any kind, is that it should be able to be enjoyed by all. And so while we are fortunate in the UK to have some of the best art collections in the world, it is also great to see that so many of our most interesting galleries are accessible to everyone. Here is Quingo Scooters pick of some of the best.
The National Gallery, London
We had to start our round up with the National Gallery in London: it is one of the most famous art galleries in the world, and is packed with some incredible treasures of European art in particular.