Travel Guides

Long before Higgypop was known on YouTube for weird potions and spells, he produced an ongoing series of spoof travel guides of some of the UK's least glamorous locations.

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  • Time Travel Potion With Magic Pocket Watch

    May 05, 2016 3:10 PM

    How to make a time travel potion, this video will show you how to brew the potion and produce and enchanted pocket watch which will allow you to travel through time... Do you ever wish you could travel back in time to watch a historical event or just to the future and see what you’ll look like a...

  • Lanzarote, Puerto Del Carmen Travel Guide

    June 26, 2015 5:30 PM

    I’m very happy to announce that this week I’m exploring the sunny Spanish island of Lanzarote, to be specifically speaking, I’m in Puerto Del Carmen... Getting to Lanzarote is easy, you can catch a free plane from most European cities and be on the island within an hour, depending upon where...

  • Glastonbury Travel Guide

    June 05, 2015 7:30 AM

    The best thing about being a travel presenter is that I get to visit lots of different places and this is definitely one of them. Welcome to Glastonbury... Glastonbury was discovered by Bruce Forsyth in 1967 and since then has become a popular destination, visited by thousands of people a year, to...

  • Vauxhall, London Travel Guide

    April 10, 2015 10:30 AM

    The colourful suburb of Vauxhall is located alongside the River Thames, not far from Central London and it’s the perfect place for a day out for all the family... Vauxhall is home to the Secret Intelligence Service building, MI6. So, it's no surprise that Vauxhall was the birth place of James...

  • Wells, Somerset Travel Guide

    January 02, 2015 7:36 PM

    This week I’m in Wells, in Somerset, not to be mistaken with Wells in Somerset... Toby's channel: http://www. youtube. com/user/tobydolier?sub_confirmation=1 You may think that this picturesque location is a town but it’s not a town, it's a city and that’s because it has a cathedral. In in...

  • Woolacombe, Devon Travel Guide

    November 28, 2014 7:36 PM

    This week I'm in Devon in the coastal town of Woolacombe... It may sound like a mental name for a town and in fact it is, the literal meaning of Woolacombe is Wool-a-combe. The town was built years ago by the Normans, a local family run building contractor managed by Martin Norman... It may come...

  • Barnstaple, Devon Travel Guide

    October 31, 2014 7:36 PM

    This week I'm in Barnstaple in North Devon. Not only is Barnstaple a great place to drive past on the way to a holiday in Devon, it can also be an interesting place to visit... Of all the places I have visited in the UK, Barnstaple is defintely one of them. On average, Barnstaple's population of...

  • An American's Guide To Pronouncing London Place Names

    October 10, 2014 7:36 PM

    London place name pronunciation can be tough, if you're thinking of travelling to London then you might get caught out by some of the strange pronunciations. So, I've put together this little guide to save you from looking foolish during your trip to London... In this video we'll cover The River...

  • Paris, France Travel Guide

    August 29, 2014 7:36 PM

    Gay Paris is the capital city of France and it's a great place to visit for all the family... It is located at one-four-two mark zero-five-one, right in the centre of France, despite being mostly flat and featureless, Paris has some interesting features... This is water, it flows through the city...

  • Boscastle, Cornwall Travel Guide

    July 17, 2014 7:36 PM

    This week I'm in Cornwall, or Kernow as it was originally known but to the tourists who flock to the beautiful county every year it's simply the Finland of the British Isles. I'm in the picturesque coastal town of Boscastle... History plays a significant part in Boscastle's past and the origins...

  • Clapham, London Travel Guide

    July 11, 2014 2:54 PM

    The sleepy residential suburb is conveniently located in South London and thanks to it's excellent transport links, it only takes 15 minutes to get here... Clapham high street is a great place to buy some gifts, there's a wide range of varied and exciting shops to check out. I also visited the 24...

  • Avebury Stone Circle - Wiltshire Travel Guide

    April 22, 2014 2:55 PM

    The small Wiltshire town of Avebury is a great day out for all the family. Located conveniently between Swindon and Edinburgh with an 93% slant in favour of Swindon... Avebury high street has everything you would expect from an English town, including almost two shops and facilities to make calls...

  • Trafalgar Square, London Travel Guide

    February 10, 2014 2:55 PM

    Higgypop's return to YouTube... Welcome to Trafalgar Square, one of London's biggest and busiest open spaces in the city of London. The square was built in 1987 by Lord Whimpy to enhance the view from his near-by burger restaurant, now a Pret A Manger... Trafalgar Square gets its name from the...

  • Patchway, Bristol Travel Guide

    November 03, 2006 2:55 PM

    A guide on how to enjoy and make the most of a trip to Patchway in Bristol, England. One of the best town in the South-West to visit if you are in the immediate area.

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