Union Jack Wear

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Union Jack Beach Towel

It’s summertime. Time for rest, for making happy memories, but most of all things – the best time to be on a sun lounger! This means that thousands and a thousand more tourists are heading right in this exact moment to occupy the few remaining “golden” spots on the beach (or around the coolness of the swimming pool). German Flag Towel War When talking about “Towel Wars”, nobody fights better than the two pretenders for the title – Germany and Great Britain. Oh, for those wars novels could be written... Read More

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German vs British Beach Towel War

It’s summertime. Time for rest, for making happy memories, but most of all things – the best time to be a sun lounger! This means that thousands and a thousand more tourists are heading right in this exact moment to occupy the few remaining “golden” spots on the beach (or around the coolness of the swimming pool). When talking about Towel Wars, nobody fights better than the two pretenders for the title – Germany and Great Britain. Oh, for those wars novels could be written and it’s for sure that... Read More

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Geri Halliwell Union Jack Dress Scoops Award

Ever since Spice Girl Geri Halliwell debuted her iconic Union Jack dress at the 1997 BRIT Awards, we’ve all been living in a different world. One might even call it a Spice World. Regardless, Geri’s dress has remained her trademark and is forever associated with her time as a Spice Girl. Debut Because she was dissatisfied by the black Gucci dress that she was originally given to wear for the awards show, Geri had her sister make the flag cum outfit. In a move that placed the finery of the... Read More

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Easy Fish and Chips Recipe

It is no surprise that the favourite take away food in the UK is traditional fish and chips. With its crisp and crunchy batter, mild fish flavour and accompanying golden fried potatoes, what could be more satisfying? Fish and chips became popular in the UK in the early 1800s as an inexpensive food for the working class. Today, the average price for fish and chips is £6. But fish and chips is not just for the working class. A celebrity owned pub in London boasts a meal of fish and... Read More

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Interesting facts about Great Britain

Are you heading out to the UK this summer? If not, then I recommend you go. Say goodbye to Uncle Sam and visit the home of the Queen. If you don’t like the Queen, here a few things you will enjoy. 1. Great Britain offers the real English language. Forget going to the bathroom and instead head out to the loo. Discover the proper, sophisticated language that outshines American slang. The British accent is also always fun to witness firsthand as well. 2. The UK is the home of Queen... Read More

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Good Things About Great Britain

Are you heading out to the UK this summer? If not, then I recommend you go. Say goodbye to Uncle Sam and visit the home of the Queen. If you don’t like the Queen, here a few things you will enjoy. 1. Great Britain offers the real English language. Forget going to the bathroom and instead head out to the loo. Discover the proper, sophisticated language that outshines American slang. The British accent is also always fun to witness firsthand as well. 2. The UK is the home of Queen... Read More

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7 Reasons Why Americans Love Great Britain

Are you heading out to the UK this summer? If not, then I recommend you go. Say goodbye to Uncle Sam and visit the home of the Queen. If you don’t like the Queen, here a few things you will enjoy. 1. Great Britain offers the real English language. Forget going to the bathroom and instead head out to the loo. Discover the proper, sophisticated language that outshines American slang. The British accent is also always fun to witness firsthand as well. 2. The UK is the home of Queen... Read More

Dress Like a Golf Superstar

Hats off to Ian Poulter, a unique and flamboyant pro golf player who has decided to stand out from the traditional pro golf dress standards and take a brighter and livelier route in his mode of dress. If you want to dress like Ian Poulter you will want to take off the poor fitting white polo shirt and the baggy wrinkled khakis and replace your outfit with a bit more flair and flash. At one game Ian Poulter wore a pair of bright red, white and blue Union Jack golf... Read More

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Wimbledon Tennis Tournament 2010

There is the Australian Open, Monty Carlo, French Open, and then there is Wimbledon. While each tournament has its own significance, Wimbledon stands alone in its prestige. This is the one place in tennis where anything could happen. The epic 2008 final showdown match between Nadal and Federer lasted for over five hours. Therefore, you need to be prepared if history is to repeat itself. Here are some of the essentials preparations for watching tennis at Wimbledon, including some staple essentials, like a Union Jack hand flag, for showing your... Read More

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Armed Forces Day Party

Armed Forces Day was first held in the United Kingdom in 2009, it followed the first Veterans Day which was recognised in 2006. This day was created to honour the men and woman serving the UK Armed Forces who have and continue to serve their country. It was put into place after reports in 2008 told stories of airmen being unable to wear their uniforms in public due to abuse from citizens regarding things that had occurred in Iraq and Afghanistan. This year, the National Event will be held in... Read More