Outdoors

Five great spots to watch the sunset this summer
After a hard day at work, what better way to unwind and restore your sense of self than by watching a glorious sunset? Whether you’re perched on a hill with views of the city, or sat on a sandy beach overlooking the ocean, the... more >
5th August 2019
Best five BBQ spots you can reach by train
These cookout spots are the perfect excuse to meet with friends for an awesome evening of al fresco dining. Pack your picnic essentials and make your way to these friendly barbecue places, easily reached by train. more >
5th August 2019
Five summer outdoor pursuits for adrenaline junkies
There’s no rest for the wicked with these fun-filled activities to get you out and about across the network this summer. From rock climbing to canoeing, horse riding and more, these awesome days out can all be reached by train, allowing you the freedom to enjoy a much-deserved cool down and a refreshment during your journey home. more >
16th July 2019
Breath of fresh air: walking the Malvern Hills
The Malvern Hills is a breath-taking range that spans three counties, offering a variety of terrain that will suit all abilities, whether you’re a casual stroller or a dedicated hiker. Begin your exploration in the spa town of Great Malvern – the gateway to the iconic hills – where you can discover a rich heritage, before setting off for higher climbs. more >
8th July 2019
Five river cruises to hop on board this summer
Take a journey on board one of these awesome boat trips and experience some of the prettiest waterways the UK has to offer. Cruise along the River Avon, Oxford Canal and more and discover breath-taking city and countryside views – simply glorious. more >
8th July 2019