Love GREAT Britain!
Studying in the UK isn't just about the classroom – it's also a chance to discover the UK's exciting culture, vibrant cities and beautiful countryside.
You don't need a big budget to enjoy UK culture. Many museums, art galleries, events and attractions are free of charge or offer discounts for students. Browse this section to read about some of our favourite sights and experiences, or read our summary in Have the adventure of a lifetime.
There is also great value holiday accommodation, so take the opportunity to visit different parts of the country! Try youth hostels, bed and breakfasts (B&Bs), or go camping – there are thousands of campsites at picturesque locations across the UK, which can cost as little as £5 per night. Transport in the UK can be expensive, but if you plan ahead then you can get cheap deals. Have a look at Travel in the UK for more information.
Other useful resources are:
As well as information about the UK's attractions, these websites also have great advice about travel, accommodation, discounts and more!
Camping in the Lake District, Cumbria ©VisitBritain / Britain on View