Winter Ice Skating in Glasgow and Edinburgh, Scotland

Glasgow on Ice

Traditional outdoor winter ice skating has soared in popularity in recent years, both amongst children and families, those just wanting to have a go on the ice and, of course, the serious skaters. Each year, special outdoor rinks are installed in various locations throughout Scotland to indulge one's skating passion. Like England and Wales, some excellent outdoor skating venues can be found ... Read Full Article

A Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park, London

Winter Wonderland-hyde-park-london

  For six weeks each year, London’s Hyde Park is transformed into a magical Winter Wonderland. Set in 20 acres of parkland and located between Hyde Park Corner and the Serpentine, the annual Winter Wonderland experience runs from 10am to 10pm daily. The event attracts thousands of visitors each year, especially because it is suitable for all the family, and looks particularly magical when lit ... Read Full Article

Five Great Places to Ice Skate in Britain

Hampton Court Ice Rink

As the cooler weather descends and the run-up to Christmas begins, the traditional ice skating rinks begin to open across Britain. Many of the outdoor ice rinks are set up in historic or picturesque areas, so you get the added benefit of seeing Great Britain's landmarks as you skate the rinks. Even if skating isn’t for you, there are often other festive attractions incorporated nearby, such ... Read Full Article