VirtualTourist.com will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you’d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

Travel Answers
Carlisle

change location

Did you mean?

Try your search again
    Advanced Editor View Guidelines

    Be the First to Answer

    • anaanes's Profile Photo

      Whats the average price of Harry Potter Studios facilities for lunch?

      London Yesterday

      On the website is said that there are 2 restaurants available for lunch: The Blacklot and the Studio Café.
      Whats the average price for a meal on those places?

      Thanks!

      more
    • Will there be any public transport in Manchester on Boxing Day December 26 ??

      Manchester Dec 22, 2016 at 7:43 AM

      Will there be any public transport in Manchester on Boxing Day December 26 ??
      thanks

      more
    • Eurostar to paris

      London Jan 12, 2017 at 1:52 PM

      Seat selection recommendations

      more
    • mariana_m1978's Profile Photo

      Freddie Mercury

      London Jan 4, 2017 at 12:39 PM

      Hi there, I'm going to visit London next week and as a big fan of Freddie Mercury want to find some souvenirs with him like flags, t-shirts. Can somebody tell me where in London can I find such things to buy?
      Thanks in advance!

      more
    • how much money do you need to be granted a visa to visit the UK for 1 or 2 weeks?

      England Dec 25, 2016 at 12:22 PM

      In order to have the visa application approved, you need to show that you have a certain amount of money, the means to look after yourself for the duration of your stay and to get back to your home country on your own. You need to show that you have a reason to return home.. The person who will visit me from morocco is a student who wants to visit the UK for 1 or 2 weeks, they can also stay with me in my house so there is no need to pay for a hotel or anything like that, even food I would provide everything. But we dont know how much money they must show is in the bank account for the visa to be accepted or denied. There seems to be no guideline about any kind of threshold. Does anyone know more about how much money is needed for the visa application to be accepted?

      more
    • stella-artois's Profile Photo

      Should I do it?

      London Dec 23, 2016 at 7:05 PM

      I want to send my parents to London....(no, not permanently). Can anyone recommend a hotel which is reasonably priced? It doesnt need to be in the middle of London but not too far away either. They are in their mid 70's and I dont want them to have to walk too far. Thanks so much for your help. Happy Holidays everyone. With Love,

      Robert

      more
    • Question about a layover

      Heathrow Jan 5, 2017 at 4:00 PM

      I am from the USA and traveling internationally for the first time to Newcastle. I have a layover at Heathrow during the travel. I know in the USA you have to go through immigration and customs at the first port of entry into the country. Do I have to go through immigration and customs before I catch my flight to newcastle? I am traveling with American Airlines for the whole trip.

      more
    • VISA Question

      London Jan 1, 2017 at 5:01 PM

      Hello, guys. Here I have some dilemma. Due to UK's Immigration procedure, citizens of Ukraine need to obtain VISA to step on Her Majesty's soil. But, there are also some rumors that once you have NATIONAL LONG-TERM VISA (in my case, I'm currently holding National Long-term student VISA of Spain) from any EU/Schengen Agreement country, you could travel to GB without another. Please, reply me as soon as you can, because I've tried several times to figure it out both in UK's Government website and Spanish. None of them replied. Thank you in advance.

       

      more
    • Donna_in_India's Profile Photo

      Where to from London?

      England Jan 8, 2017 at 11:30 AM

      Deciding whether or not to take advantage of a great deal on airfare to London but don't want to stay in London. Will have about a week to explore. Will/can have a car. Looking for small towns to explore. Just looking to chill. Any suggestions?

      more
    • csuresh's Profile Photo

      VT - Future

      London Jan 7, 2017 at 1:24 AM

      Sad to receive an email VT will close on 27th Feb. Being member from 2002 and finding it easy to ask and reply questions, will really miss this site.

      more
    • jcourtnellsmith's Profile Photo

      Bus service

      by jcourtnellsmith Online Now Nov 22, 2016 at 12:06 AM

      Is there a bus service from Court Square ( or nearby ) to The Sands Centre ( or near ). I can't seem to find what I'm looking for on the internet

      3 Answers Nov 22, 2016 at 7:20 AM
    • hmb10's Profile Photo

      One way car rental

      by hmb10 Online Now Mar 11, 2013 at 8:05 PM

      Greetings! We are having difficulty finding a Car Rental Company that enables us to pick up a rental in Carlisle and drop it off 3days later in Heysham. We are catching this ferry to Douglas,Isle of Man as foot passangers.Would appreciate any names of car rental companies that do this one way rental...Thanks

      7 Answers Mar 12, 2013 at 1:30 AM
    • accommodation

      by celtic10 Online Now Jul 18, 2011 at 3:04 AM

      Hello
      Can anyone suggest some cheap accommodation hostel/backpacker B & B in Carlisle or maybe Dumfries or Lockerbie.

      Hope someone can assist.
      Cheers

      2 Answers Jul 18, 2011 at 4:21 AM
    • henry14's Profile Photo

      Recommendations for eatting near the Castle

      by henry14 Online Now Jul 13, 2010 at 1:48 PM

      We're attending a show at Carlisle Castle in a couple of weeks. Is there anywhere nice within walking distance of the Castle to eat on a Saturday evening? Looking for something informal and suitable for a teenager.

      Thanks.

    • hadrian's wall

      by eugene.uk Online Now Feb 7, 2010 at 7:17 AM

      Hi there

      Does anyone know how to get to Hadrian's wall from Carlisle? Is the sight reachable by public transport, is it perhaps within walking distance from the city centre? Thanks.

      Eugene

      4 Answers Feb 8, 2010 at 9:28 AM
    • Where to stay (cheap!) near Carlisle

      by julianclaxton Online Now Sep 15, 2004 at 4:52 AM

      I am an artist travelling up to Cumbria as part of October's FRED Festival (1-10 October). I'm aiming to recreate a famous 1960s photograph on Burgh Marshes near Carlisle of the 'Solway Spaceman' (see Antonwalkabout's pages for more info). Does anyone know anywhere good (and cheap) to stay for a few days while I research/carryout the piece. Also local sources of compressors and protective clothing... Any info greatfully received - and if you're in the area and have nothingbetter to do , you could watch or join in!

      1 Answer Sep 15, 2004 at 1:39 PM