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    3 Unique things to do when visiting England

    Here at Staytripper, we’re all about pairing you up with the best events going on around the country so you have the best time when travelling around the UK, but if you’re visiting for the first time, there are some things that you absolutely have to experience. 

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    In Events

    5 Festival Survival Tips for your next festival

    Festivals are a staple of summer time events and there are so many to choose from that you will be forgiven for feeling a little overwhelmed. Don’t worry though, we’ve come up with a few tips you might not have thought of but will definitely help you survive your weekend of partying.

  • Top 10 tips for attending cons
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    Top 10 tips for attending cons

    Even if you are a seasoned pro, you’ll always arrive at the venue and suddenly remember you didn’t actually chuck those cereal bars into your bag or you’ll be on the train in your Deadpool costume and remember that you didn’t use the bathroom before you left.

  • beatles in the uk

    Things you should know about the Beatles

    With the film Yesterday being released recently where we experience a world where only one man remembers the Beatles, we thought that we’d jump on the Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Heartclub’s Bandwagon and tell you a few things you should know about the Fab Four. Sadly, the name of this website isn’t a play on their song Day Tripper, though we have been known to say StayTripper in tune on occasion….

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    In Events

    Great moments from this year’s Glastonbury

    Glastonbury always leaves us with fond memories, who else still thinks about Kanye West rocking up at Worthy Farm? This year’s festival was no different, so we’ve compiled our ten favourite moments from the 2019 festival just in case you need a little help making up your mind whether or not to go to the 50th anniversary in 2020!

  • facts about wimbledon
    In Events

    Fun facts about Wimbledon to wow your friends!

    July is all about Wimbeldon, so while the world’s most famous tennis tournament gets underway, here are some facts for you to wow your friends with, whether you’re watching from home or you were lucky enough to score tickets.

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    The perfect day out for football fans

    As summer starts to roll around, the football season starts to wind down, which might be good news for those of you who aren’t that fussed about Britain’s favourite past time, but bad news for those that don’t know what to do with themselves now. So, for those of you who want to spend your summer continuing your love for the beautiful game, here are some ideas of where to go.

  • beach resorts near london

    Great beach resorts in easy reach of London

    Summer is a great time for days at the beach, but if you’ve chosen a city break this summer. We’ve all been there. Don’t lose yourself in FOMO, though. There are some great seaside resorts that you can easily reach from the centre of London and we’ve listed some of our favourites for you here. These resorts have everything from sand, shingle and historic features, so there really is something for everyone!

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    A guide to Ascot Etiquette

    Royal Ascot is the most prestigious horse race in the UK and as such, there are some customs and rules for those attending. The Queen is usually in attendance and the Royal Procession that kicks off the day is pretty spectacular.