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Where Next

Take the train and enjoy some of the best days out and events our region has to offer

Welcome to our new travel blog

Welcome to Where Next, our new travel blog. Whether you’re looking for inspiration for a day out, somewhere new to stay for a weekend break, or to discover the benefits of taking the train for your next business trip, we’ll bring you regular updates and ideas to make the most of our region. Sign up to receive emails from us for the latest travel inspiration and offers!

12 Cool And Quirky London Instagrammable Spots That’ll Jazz Up Your Feed

Explore 12 unique and Instagram-worthy locations in London with South Western Railway. These spots are guaranteed to add a cool and quirky touch to your social media feed.

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The best half marathons in the South West

Ready to challenge yourself? There are so many great events happening every year, so we’ve compiled a list of the best half marathons in the South West here.

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Guide to the 2023 NFL London games

Love NFL but live in the UK? Check out our guide to NFL games at Wembley and the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium this autumn.

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A guide to Windsor Great Park

Planning a weekend away in Windsor? Windsor Great Park has beautiful gardens and an adventure playground for the kids. Read our guide here

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48 hours in Dorchester

Right in the heart of Dorset, the town of Dorchester is an idyllic backdrop for a weekend in the countryside

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Fun family days out on Waterloo Southbank

From rocket boat rides to immersive VR adventures - fun activities for the whole family

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The benefits of commuting by train

Considering commuting by train? Find out how you could save time and money, improving well-being and fitness, when travelling by train here. Travel with SWR.

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The ultimate travel tips for new commuters

New to commuting by train? Check out our ultimate new-time commuter guide for tips for cheap train tickets, commuter essentials and more!

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The best parks in London to spend your lunch break

Looking for a green spot to enjoy your lunch? Check out our list of the best outdoor lunch spots in London to spend your break here.

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