Tag Archives: travel

September 25

5 Things to do in Crete with Kids

A couple of weeks ago I wrote all about our amazing holiday to Crete with Villa Plus. I wanted however to write a little bit more about some of the fun things we got up to as I thought it might help if you are planning to go to Crete either with or without children. We knew Crete […]

September 22

5 things to do in and around Leighton Buzzard #Travel #LeightonBuzzard

Here is our guide to some of the events taking place in and around Leighton Buzzard this week. 1 THEATRE War Horse, Milton Keynes Theatre, September 19-October 6 One of the most acclaimed theatre shows of the century so far has galloped in to Milton Keynes Theatre. War Horse has been seen by more than […]

September 22

5 things to do with kids on the Pembrokeshire Coast in Wales #Wales #Pembrokeshire

Shaped by the sea, the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast offers a host of family fun both in and out of the water. Here are five things your kids will love doing in one of the most beautiful corners of the UK. 1: Explore Britain’s smallest city There’s not a lot to Saint Davids. It is the […]

September 22

5 THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS IN NORFOLK #Travel #Norfolk

If you’re looking for a staycation but want a huge spectrum of different scenery, towns and coastline then a holiday in Norfolk should be top of your wishlist. With a National Park, picturesque waterways, stunning beaches and historic market towns, there really is something for the whole family. But what to see and do first […]

September 22

5 things to do in Anglesey with kids #Travel #Anglesey #Wales

I have always loved Wales and, over the years, we have enjoyed some amazing holidays down there. We’ve done North Wales, South Wales, and more recently we stayed in Anglesey where I completely and utterly fell in love with the place. Not only is it incredibly beautiful but there is so much to do there […]

September 20

5 things to do in Dubai #Travel #Dubai

Where on the planet can you kitesurf in warm ocean waters, experience impalas in a desert safari and ski on blanketed slopes…all in one city? It must be Dubai, the audaciously driven city where nothing appears to be inconceivable. Certainly, Dubai’s known the world over for its shopping centers, blinged-out bars and eateries, and noteworthy […]

September 10

5 Things to do in Worthing #Travel #Worthing #WestSussex

A beautiful seaside town situated in West Sussex, it’s easy to forget how blessed we are to be based in Worthing. Having served the local homeowners of the area for well over 10 years using our windows, doors, and conservatories, we’re lucky enough to travel to many of its sites and landscapes. During this time, […]

September 09

Top 5 Things To Do in Slovenia For A Solo Traveller #Travel #Slovenia

From it’s quaint, small city charm, to its endless miles of lush green terrain, complete with magnificent waterfalls and scenic hiking trails, Slovenia is a solid choice for those wishing for an action-packed, adrenaline-fulled getaway. Yet its humble approach to tourism and wanderlust leaves it flying under the radar for many – me included. Struggling […]

September 01

TOP 5 THINGS TO DO IN LANZAROTE #travel #Lanzarote

We are passionate about making our clients lives easier and we love to save them time, by booking their holidays to Lanzarote. To assist with researching the island for first time visitors, we have highlighted the top 5 things to do in Lanzarote. Read More

September 01

5 Best Things to Do in Beacon, NY: Your Perfect Day Trip from NYC #travel #NewYork

Even though it’s possible to live three lifetimes in New York City and still not get to everything the metropolis has to offer, sometimes even diehard New Yorkers need a change of scenery. We’re going to let you in on a little secret: Beacon is one of the coolest day trips from New York City, […]

August 31

5 things to do in Trieste #Italy #Business #Travel

Many visitors, upon discovering Trieste, will say that they have the impression of not being in Italy at all. The regional capital of Friuli-Venezia Giulia has been an international melting pot of cultures, languages and tradition for longer than most major cities. There is something distinctly Mitteleuropean about Trieste’s atmosphere, whereas the dialect carries influences […]

August 30

1. Try these alternative Free Things to Do in London which are also suitable for families.

Done all the main museums, parks and tourist sights in London? Then have a look at my 5 alternative things to do in London, from the Freemasons Hall to film screenings – all entirely for free and also suitable for families! via 5 Alternative Free Things to Do in London! (Also Suitable for Families) — Dutch […]

August 28

5 Budget Things To Do In Edinburgh, Scotland #Edinburgh #Travel #Scotland #visitscotland

Easily one of my most favourite cities in the world, Edinburgh is full of magical stories and fascinating history. Even on a cold day, the warmth of the locals will take you by surprise. If I ever had to write a book, I would sit back in one of the cute cafes at the Royal […]

August 27

5 things to do today at The Gunmakers Arms, Gun Quarter, Birmingham #Birmingham #pubs #travel

One Enjoy our own brewed real ale Two Enjoy the friendly atmosphere Three Visit our brewery across the courtyard @TwoTowersAle Four Enjoy a changing range of artwork by local artists. Five Enjoy the music, talks and other events we have here. The Gunmaker Arms Bath Street, Gun Quarter. 5 min walk from Snow Hill Station […]

August 26

5 things to do at the Hampton Court Food Festival #London #Food #Travel #royalfoodfest #HamptonCourt

One Arrive by boat along the beautiful stretch of the River Thames from Kingston upon Thames (or beyond) to Hampton Court. There are several operators that you will take you to the palace. Two Peruse the many stalls selling food and drink, everything from toffee Vodka to the best of tapenades.  If your ticket allows you […]

August 26

Things To Do When Heading Down Under

Australia is a vast a beautiful country; but, with so many options on what to see and do, you might be at a loss as to where to begin. It’s a vast country, and most of the fun stuff is around the coast; however, there’s a lot of coastline, making it somewhere countless visitors and […]

August 25

5 things to do today at The Hari Hotel, Belgravia, London #Luxury #London #Travel

One Enjoy a delicious meal at hotels restaurant il Pampero Two Maybe finish with an Earl Grey Martini Three Hold a conference at The Hari Hotel and be served impeccably Four Enjoy a classic burger at the bar of The Hari Hotel. Five Hold a baby shower in the garden terrace at The Hari Hotel […]

August 25

THE 5 BEST THINGS TO DO WHILE VISITING JEKYLL ISLAND

Located off the coast of the state of Georgia, Jekyll Island is one of the Sea Islands and offers some amazing adventures for the traveler. With guided tours, many public beaches and an impressive historic district, Jekyll Island is a popular tourist destination. Today I’m going to share the 5 best things to do while […]

August 25

Top 5 Things to Do in Tignes #Travel

Tignes is known for its great skiing and snowboarding, but there’s more to do in this resort in the French Alps than just enjoy your time on the slopes. From great food and drink to seriously good adventure travel opportunities and adrenaline sports, Tignes offers the perfect mix for all types of travelers. To help […]

August 23

Top 5 Things to Do in Hong Kong as a Family #travel #hongkong

Here are the Top Activities to Do in Hong Kong with Family 1. Noah’s Ark There are a number of theme park locations in the city, which might be overshadowed due to the popularity of the Disney Theme Park. One such tourist attraction is the biblical representational replica of Noah’s Ark (you can book your […]

August 22

3. Stay at the Brooklands Hotel, Weybridge #Surrey #Luxury #Spa #Travel #Hotel

Last weekend I had a lovely start to the week! We had booked a Sunday Group Getaway at the Brooklands Hotel, for £110 each (based on 4 sharing). For that price: One night accommodation in a two bedroom suite, one treatment each (we all had the back massage), use of the spa facilities, use of […]

August 22

5 things to do in Munich this September #Travel #Munich #Germany

While we don’t want to wish the summer away, the recent spell of cooler weather has suddenly got us feeling all autumnal. But the change in season doesn’t mean the adventures have to stop. If, like us, you need something to look forward to once summer is over, why not book a trip to Munich? […]

5 Must Try Indian Foods by blogger Aditi Chawla August 22

5 Must Try Indian Foods by blogger Aditi Chawla

After having travelled to several countries, I realised how the representation of Indian cuisine is limited to just curries and Indian breads. Also, I believe, the common perception is that the food is spicy and drenched in oil. Even after staying most of my life in India, I can’t claim to have tried all the […]

August 22

Seeing London With A Natural Flow

London is a city of around 8.4 million people. It’s divided into around 6 zones which vary in their purpose. If you have never been to London, you’re probably going to want to see the more picturesque locations that you see in movies. Hence, you’ll take like a duck to water in Zone 1 since […]

August 21

5 unusual things to do and see in Rome

August 21

5 Fun Things To Do in Weymouth for Kids Including the Sea Life Adventure VIP Experience #Dorset #Weymouth #Travel

Weymouth is a stunning seaside town in Dorset and there are many things to do in Weymouth for all the family. We recently stayed at Waterside Holiday Park & Spa which is a 5* resort. The weather was glorious and we will certainly be going back at some point – this was our second visit! […]

August 19

5 Things to do in North Yorkshire with Kids #Travel #Yorkshire

North Yorkshire the home of the Forbidden Corner, York, Williams Den, Fountains Abbey and Niddfest. Here are 5 Things to do in North Yorkshire with kids. *NB 5 Things to do in North Yorkshire Post created in collaboration with Ingrid Flute’s Yorkshire Holiday Cottages Read More

August 19

5 fantastic things to do in Anglesey with kids #Anglesey #Travel #Wales

We are lucky to visit the beautiful Isle of Anglesey frequently. Anglesey is very family friendly so I thought I would share with you my top 5 things to do in Anglesey with kids, along with some suggestions of places to stay and eat. Anglesey weather might be as unpredictable as the rest of the […]

August 18

5 things to do today by Danventure Travels #Travel #Life #Inspiration

1 – Take a moment to be grateful for what I have. 2 – Tell the people in my life I love them. 3 – Do some form of physical activity – not only is it good for my physical well being, but my mental well being as well. 4 – Learn at least one […]

August 18

Top 5 things to do in Vienna #Austria #Travel

August 18

Top 5 things to do in Tokyo #Travel #Tokyo

August 18

Paris : 5 of The Best Things To Do #Paris #Travel #France

Paris, the city of lights so-called because of the leading role it played during the Age of Enlightenment is a city that has enthralled and enchanted tourists for many years. Known throughout as one of the most, if not the most romantic city in the world, Paris has had many people under its spell for […]

August 18

5 Fun Things To Do In Doolin Ireland #Travel

Are you looking for the best things to do in Doolin Ireland? If so, you have come to the to the right place! Doolin is situated in County Clare, in the western mid-section of Ireland on the Atlantic Ocean, along the Wild Atlantic Way, so it boasts super epic vistas. Located three hours from Dublin, […]

August 18

The Westbury Hotel and 5 cool things to do in Dublin #Ireland #Travel

August 18

5 Things To Do In Kenya #Africa #Travel

The East African nation of Kenya is loved and visited by many from different parts of the world, who enter the country to see the vast wildlife on offer, the beautiful Kenyan culture, the rich beaches and interact with the Masai people. However, Kenya has so much to offer and so many activities for tourists […]

August 17

TOP 5 THINGS TO DO IN LYON | FRANCE #Lyon #France #Travel

August 17

Top 5 things to do in Bolton #Bolton #Manchester

1.Bolton Market For a traditional Bolton shopping experience, this market is an award-winning, thriving and traditional market. You’ll find food to tempt your taste buds, the region’s best fish outlet and much more. Bolton Market was voted  Best Food Market at BBC Radio 4 Food and Farming Awards in 2011. More Information about Bolton Markets […]

August 17

Top 5 things to do in London September 2018

Check out these top five things to do in London in September 2018. As summer draws to a close, enjoy the last of the season’s events from outdoor cinema showings to the splendour of Buckingham Palace’s State Rooms and its 42-acre garden. Music lovers can enjoy the magic of the Last Night of the Proms […]

August 17

5 things to do when in Malaysia #Travel #Malaysia

Malaysia one of the South East Asia countries is a popular Tourist destination among Indians. I had a chance to visit this place too, it was again a short trip but fun. Most of us plan short getaways to any place so I thought let me share 5 must-dos when you visit the country. […] via […]

August 17

1. Visit Galle – Only a three hour drive from Colombo, Galle offers a more laid-back, relaxed experience to Sri Lanka’s capital #Travel

Why Visit Galle, Sri Lanka Now? A vibrant and buzzy town with narrow streets and laneways, Galle, has a European feel with Portuguese, Dutch and British influences from its colonial past Interesting blend of historical monuments including 17th Century UNESCO listed Dutch fort with tropical beaches Whale Watching: Sri Lanka’s south coast is renowned as one of the best places in the […]

August 16

2. Stay at The Owl and The Pussycat, Galle, Sri Lanka #Galle #Travel #Luxury

A sprightly, social, yet tranquil luxury Boutique hotel that sits on the water’s edge in South Sri Lanka Just a short tuk- tuk ride from the heritage, colonial-style city of Galle An unpretentious, contemporary design with the hotel’s furniture, colourful textiles and artwork having been hand-made by 20 artists from all over the world, including […]

August 16

Have afternoon tea at Mr Fogg’s #London #afternoontea #travel

For our next “Afternoon Tea” adventure, Arnie & I headed to our good friend Phileas Fogg’s Residence. Mr. Fogg has a few establishments dotted around London – his residence (where we came for tea this time), his Tavern, and his Gin Parlour. In case you aren’t yet acquainted with our dear friend, Phileas is the […] […]

August 15

Stay in Style: Luxury in London; Mini breaks at The Savoy & The Dorchester — Champagne with Charlotte #London #Luxury #Hotel #Travel

As I sit here sweltering in the record breaking heat wave, with my Dyson fan cranked up as high as it goes (“you’re glad I persuaded you we should buy another one, aren’t you?”, says my husband, gleefully… I suppose he has to be right sometimes), my thoughts drift back to my fully air-conditioned oasis […] […]

August 14

Top 5 FREE Sheffield Family Day Trips for School Holidays

Getting outdoors when it’s lovely and sunny is great, right?! But don’t forget that museums are usually at their least busy when the weather is nice, so it’s best to head to National Railway Museum when the sun is shining during the school holidays to get the best experience. We absolutely love this museum and visit […]

August 14

Top 5: Coastal Adventures in Wales

Jutting proudly into the Irish Sea, Wales is a little country with an immense natural asset — one of the most spectacular coastlines on Earth. In places rugged, in stretches sandy, but sublime in every direction; the cliffs, beaches, coves and ports offer adventure, beauty and wondrous wildlife. Here are 5 suggestions for a great […]

August 14

5 things to do in Paris in August #Travel #Paris

As the locals pour out for their annual holidays, Paris is an altogether calmer place in August. From rooftop bars to museums, see our suggestions on how to get the best out of the City of Lights in the summer months. By Marie Périer, translated by Stephanie Green on 14 August 2018 Read the full […]

August 14

The top 5 things to do in Poland in the last two weeks of the summer

through the summer holidays. But do not worry! August is one of the most beautiful months in Poland. And there are still many surprises waiting for you across the country. Have a look at what is worth seeing, whom to listen to, what to experience in order to make this year’s summer break truly unforgettable. […]

August 14

5 things to do in Nottingham this week #Nottingham #VisitNottingham #Travel

Psst Poetry and Open Mic When: Monday 13 August, 7pm-11pm Where: JamCafé What: Psst… Poetry and Open Mic returns. This event’s summertime special will be welcoming you to share your talents with the rest of your Nottingham pals. There’ll be wonderful faces joining to share their talents with the crowd featuring Cynthia Rodriguez, Joshua Judson, […]

August 14

2. Visit Southsea, walk the pier and have fish and chips #Portsmouth #Southsea #Travel

Because we didn’t exactly rest on Saturday like we had planned we had kinda thought we’d rest on Sunday…false alarm though. There was supposed to be something going on in Southsea (a decent walk from the ferry in Portsmouth) but we kinda missed it so we changed our plan a little bit. We walked through […] […]

August 13

5 Things To Do in New York with a Toddler In Tow from Battlemum #Travel #NewYork

Last September the Battle Family visited New York for the very first time. BattleKid was 2 years and 8 months old and both BattleDad and I were a bit apprehensive about what we would be able to do with him while there. We also had to be realistic that certain things may be off limits […]

August 13

3. Stay at a new suite The Corinthia Hotel London #Luxury #Hotels #London #Travel

I just love traveling to Europe! I’ve been to France and Italy and going to England is on my bucket list. I’m excited to tell you that there have been some exciting changes to one of London’s top hotels… The Corinthia Hotel London has announced that they are now launching eleven new ‘Garden’ and ‘London’ […]

August 13

2. Stay at The Goring Hotel, Belgravia, London – A Review #Travel #London #Luxury

Sorry, I’ve been a little bit quiet on here, sometimes life takes over and last weekend was a very special one! I stayed at The Goring Hotel with my family, the night before my dad’s Investiture. He’s just been awarded an OBE for services to education, and I’m a very proud daughter! Anyway, to mark […]

August 13

Top Five Things to See, Do and Visit in Oxford by St Christopher’s Inns #Oxford #Travel

Having lived 10 miles outside of Oxford for the majority of my life, I like to think I know a little bit about what and what not to do in the city. So here goes with a guide to everything in Oxford, narrowed down to five little, locally approved recommendations. Read our 5

August 13

Top 5 things to do in Manchester

Manchester is full of fun and exciting things to do! From chilling out with a perfect cup of joe to exploring the the indie shopping mecca, there’s so much going on you might not know where to start! Check out these top 5 things to do in Manchester for a perfect trip! Read More

August 13

1. See these top 10 London Attractions

August 13

5 things to do in Oud-West #Amsterdam #Travel

August 12

Copenhagen – Top 5 things to do! #Travel #Lifestyle #Denmark

August 12

5 Things to Do Your First Time in #Amsterdam #Travel

Amsterdam is a beautiful and historic city in the Netherlands. Most people know of Amsterdam because of its Red Light District and legal recreational weed. While these things obviously attract many visitors, there is much more to do! I stayed in the Amsterdam Teleport Hotel, which is a quick 5-minute train ride to the city […] […]

August 12

5 Things to do in Milan #Italy #Travel #Milan

Milan is one of those cities in Italy that’s often overlooked. Everyone told me I wouldn’t like Milan- too industrial, and not enough like other places in Italy. Milan reminded me of Berlin in comparison to other German towns and cities. Different, but in a good way. A stark contrast to Venice, Florence and Rome, […] […]

August 12

5 Things to do on an all vegan trip to Kenya #Vegan #Travel #Kenya

Veganism seems to be the new fad these days. Not because Vegan food is healthier than meat and stuff; but mainly because there’s a growing awareness among people in relation to a healthier ecosystem that involves non-killing and zero exploitation of animals for personal needs. The “revolution” is seemingly here to stay; with America having […] […]

August 12

5 Things to do at Lake Garda #Travel #Italy

August 12

5 Things to do this Monsoon in Bangalore. — The Plate Memoirs #Bangalore

Bangalore, has always been a vibrant city. It breathes love and positivity. Being a native of this beautiful city, i just can’t get over how much i love it here. When those rain showers grace the city and the process of rejuvenation happens, Bangalore comes alive with more rigour. With these monsoons amidst us, here […] […]

August 12

5 things to do in Bexhill-on-Sea #London #Travel

Daytrips from London – 5 things to do in Bexhill-on-Sea An elegant seaside town with a long beach, the birth place of British motor sport and a penchant for Art Deco. An easy day or a weekend trip from London with some great restaurants, or pop into the famous De La Warr Pavilion for concerts […] […]

August 12

5 Things To Do In Dublin For Free — Johnny’s Traventures #Dublin #Travel

Dublin can be an expensive city to visit, particularly when you’re visiting various museums and tourist sites. For example The Jameson Whiskey Distillery, which is by no means a good recommendation for whiskey lovers, is €20 for adults after the morning; the Guinness Storehouse is €18.50 as of now but that increases to €25.50 towards […] […]

August 12

5 things to do in Harrogate for families

If you’re visiting Harrogate for the first time with your family, firstly, a big friendly Harrogate Mumbler welcome – and secondly – good choice! Harrogate is such a lovely town and it’s totally geared up for families! If doesn’t matter if you’re looking for something to do in Harrogate with a toddler or your baby, […]

August 09

5. View the stars and planets in Meloneras, Gran Canaria #Astronomy #GranCanaria

Head along the prom, look out to sea and to see Venus and Jupiter so clearly. You may also find Starman with one of his telescopes for an even better view. There are also various apps you can download – just point your phone and be amazed.

August 09

2. Buy a tub of cockles and mussels on Blackpool’s North Pier

August 09

1. Ride a donkey on Blackpool Beach #blackpool #lancashire

July 30

How A Holiday Can Change You

If you’re someone who doesn’t think much about travelling, you might just be missing out! When it comes to taking a holiday, there’s all different kinds of people: those who look forward to making a memory every minute, and have a camera with extra batteries to make sure of it. Then there’s those who aren’t […]

July 27

A Third of Brits Plan To Visit A UK Film Location This Summer

With screen tourism becoming a popular pastime for holidaymakers, Away Resorts has produced a beautifully illustrated, brand new interactive infographic, which shows you where in the UK your favourite blockbuster films were shot. Many locations are even free and are outside the capital, ranging from Dinorwig Slate Quarry in Wales to Derwentwater in the Lake […]

July 24

 5 Things To Consider Before Moving To Another Country

(Image) Don’t pack your bags just yet! While moving to another country may sound like a good idea, you do need to take a few things into consideration first. We will look at some of them here, with a few titbits of advice we think you will find useful. 1. Why are you leaving? You […]

July 24

5. Four Reasons to Visit Zurich in Autumn

The Expovina Wyschiff wine exhibition (1-15thNovember, 2018). Did you know that Swiss wines are some of the best in the world? However, 98% of all production is kept inside the country due to heavy import duties. This Autumn, take advantage of an unparalleled opportunity to sample this secretive delicacy at the world’s largest public wine […]

July 22

Reasons to Staycation This Summer

Credit When the word “staycation” first came into use a few years ago, it generally meant to take time off work, and stay at home. Using your break to rest and relax in your own house, while also doing jobs that you’ve been putting off and catching up on chores at home. However, as time […]

July 22

3. Have a real ale at The Mute Swan #HamptonCourt #travel #London

July 20

5. Win a expenses paid weekend for 4 at the Gin Lover’s Retreat #Gin #Travel #Competition

Its #competition time: @colonsaygin has released its first ‘island batch’. Everyone who buys a bottle of Wild Thyme 909 is entered into a prize draw to win an all expenses paid weekend for 4 at the Gin Lover’s Retreat. Be quick – only 909 bottles! https://bit.ly/2A2FAB

July 12

4. Celebrate Bastille Day in Covent Garden #London #Covent Garden

St–Germain will be celebrating Bastille Day at their pop-up on Covent Garden’s East Piazza from Friday 13th until Sunday 15th July. Featuring the celebrated St–Germain Flower Truck Bar, bartenders from the Henrietta Hotel will take over on Saturday 14th from 1-7PM , adding their je ne sais quoi with a delectable array of cocktails, including […]

April 20

5 things about Proud Cabaret Embankment – London’s Biggest Cabaret Show

Proud Embankment One Located between Somerset House and the Savoy Hotel, directly under the Grade II listed Waterloo Bridge and right by the river, this cabaret club is the latest, greatest addition to the Northbank – which is set to becomes London’s next major cultural quarter. Proud Embankment combines elements of design from East and West – […]

March 28

Tour London in a Yonda talking car – 1000 free tour giveaway

Yonda is London’s fun, new sightseeing car that talks. And to celebrate the return of British Summer Time, it is giving away 1,000 free tours* between Monday 2nd April and Thursday 31stMay, worth up to £120 each. With Yonda, you drive, while the car talks – it’s your very own virtual guide. Offering so much […]

March 28

Make Hot Cross Buns as you will find them at Macdonald Compleat Angler in Marlow

Macdonald Compleat Angler shares recipe for delicious hot cross buns Nothing signals Easter quite like the smell of freshly baked hot cross buns, and ahead of the holiday weekend, Macdonald Compleat Angler Hotel in the Buckinghamshire town of Marlow, is sharing its recipe for the classic golden treat. Crafted by new head chef Kevin John […]

February 20

Gastronomy for Your Gut: Italian Hospitality Collection Launches the Equilibrium Cooking School in Three Tuscan Spa Properties

Italian Hospitality Collection is delighted to announce the launch of the Equilibrium Cooking School across its three Tuscan spa hotels, Grotta Giusti, Bagni di Pisa and Fonteverde. On select dates in 2018, guests across the three hotels will be able to sign up for the School entirely free of charge, with the option to join five two-hour sessions from Monday to Friday. […]

February 20

Follow in the Footsteps of Beatrix Potter at Storrs Hall

Perched on the picturesque shoreline of Lake Windermere, a visit to charming Grade II listed mansion Storrs Hall is like stepping into a storybook. Children and adults alike can follow in the footsteps of Beatrix Potter at Storrs Hall, and explore the unspoilt tranquillity and natural beauty that inspired her beloved stories. From March 2018 […]

February 20

Win a luxury Limo for the day with Wilcox Limousines

DO YOU DESERVE TO BE TREATED LIKE ROYALTY OR KNOW A DESERVING PERSON? Lend Us Your Limo Competition – We’re giving away a luxury Jaguar Limousine & a chauffeur for the day to several winners throughout 2018. This is to celebrate our 70th Anniversary here at Wilcox Limousines head office. All you have to do is […]

February 20

Spend 48 Hours in… Suffolk

From cultural urban treats to rural delights, the county of Suffolk in eastern England is the perfect place to venture for a weekend. Here are some ideas for a short break in the Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich areas. DAY ONE: BURY ST EDMUNDS TIME TO CHECK IN: The Angel Hotel is a boutique property in […]

February 10

Travel direct to Amsterdam from London on the Eurostar from April

Eurostar announces the launch of its new London-Amsterdam service on 4 April 2018# Major commitment to the future of international high speed rail UK to The Netherlands by Eurostar in just three hours with journey time of 3hr41 (London-Amsterdam) and 3hr01 (London- Rotterdam) Tickets from £35 one-way on sale from 20 February when the inaugural […]

February 07

Buy tickets for the Royal Windsor Horse Show (9 -13 May 2018)

Tickets for Royal Windsor Horse Show, which celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2018, will be going on sale at 11am GMT on Tuesday 5 December. The Show takes place from 9 – 13 May 2018 in the private grounds of Windsor Castle and is a five-day celebration of horses and equestrian sport, with entertainment for […]

February 02

5 things to do in the Cotswolds this Weekend

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in the Cotswolds 1. Armonico Consort performance of Biber’s 53-part Salzburg Mass, Malvern Theatres Hear Biber’s 53-part Salzburg Mass in concert at Malvern Theatres on Saturday February […]

February 01

25 Best Things To Do In London

Attracting 27 million visitors every year, London is the most visited city in Europe. It’s no surprise that London is top of so many people’s travel plans: the city was founded by the Romans and has thrived over the centuries. Today, London is one of the most diverse cities in the world, with a rich […]

January 31

5 Things to Do in Muswell Hill

Forget Shoreditch or Camden – Muswell Hill Has It All Muswell Hill is often compared with its more famous neighbours. But at last, the community is gaining a reputation in its own right. Ask anyone in the know, and they will tell you that Muswell Hill is one of the smartest places to look for […]

January 25

On the trail of British women who changed the world

In March, London’s Southbank Centre hosts its annual Women of the World festival, celebrating the achievements of women around the world. But it’s not the only place with the WOW factor. Here are nine destinations showcasing the highlights and heritage of influential British women. 1. J.K. Rowling Visitors to Edinburgh can experience Potter magic through some […]

January 25

Six places to sample Britain’s best cheeses – Please comment if you have visited any of these places?

Did you know Britain produces over 700 varieties of cheese? And that 14 of those have a protected status of origin? That’s why British cheeses will be celebrated at the Big Cheese Festival at Brighton Racecourse this coming March. From smooth bries to vintage cheddars, the nation’s cheeses are as diverse as the regions they come from. […]

January 25

Get married at Jimmy’s Farm – Jimmy’s 17th Century barn is now available to host stylish weddings all year round

Nestled in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, Jimmy’s 17th Century barn is now available to host stylish weddings all year round. Against the beautiful backdrop of an old fashioned working farm, there are photo opportunities a plenty as guests can wander through ancient woodland, explore the farm, walk with nature and enjoy incredible food […]

January 25

The story of a royal romance

Love is very much in the air in Britain, with Valentine’s Day almost upon us and the upcoming nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. A few chapters ahead in their own love story, next week also marks the royal visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Sweden and Norway. We mark their […]

January 22

Enjoy a Doughnut at Camden Market to celebrate Australia Day

Crosstown Doughnuts in Camden Market launch Australia Day special Available from 26th – 27th January, whilst stocks last… Camden Market’s Crosstown Doughnuts are celebrating Australia Day with the launch of two limited-edition doughnuts based on Aussie chocolate bar favourite, Tim Tams, and the traditional Lamington cake from Down Under. The Tim Tam doughnut is a chocolate […]

January 21

We interview sensational busker Lydia Gerrard – you may have seen Lydia perform at London’s Waterloo Station

We were so impressed with Lydia Gerrard after seeing her busk at Waterloo Station that we couldn’t wait to ask her a few questions! When did you first start performing. Was it at a young age? I started ‘performing’ when I was in nursery – I was always forcing my parents to watch my made-up […]

January 21

This week is National Breakfast Week – try a few of these or go for all seven!

Next week is National Breakfast week (22nd – 28th January) and since everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, here is a selection of the most fabulous breakfasts in town!   MONDAY: Monday is the day of good intentions so grab a spot in the window at Ask For Janice, under the […]

January 10

Take a Heliair Helicopter Ride above Central London

To celebrate my graduation (and marriage), my siblings surprised me with a HeliAir Helicopter fight over London (link here). They told me to keep that weekend available, so I knew they were planning something; a helicopter ride over London was the LAST thing on my mind. We were driving for over an hour towards the […]

January 10

Stay at the Four Seasons Resort, Marrakech

Prior to arriving at the Four Seasons in Marrakech I had stayed in the old city in the Medina in a Riad. The Four Seasons is in a newer area of the city and is not within walls the way the old city is. An elegant oasis away from the hustle and bustle that […] via […]

January 10

Choose a Honeymoon destination out of these 20

Top 20 Honeymoon Destinations of 2018 Trying to decide where to go for your romantic honeymoon destination or post-wedding rendezvous? We’ve got you covered with the most incredible honeymoon destinations of 2018, that aren’t just your typcial Bora Bora or Maldives beach honeymoons. Unlike other honeymoon blogs, we’ve actually been to all 20 romantic honeymoon […] […]

January 10

Did you know these facts about London?

FUN & INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LONDON London is the biggest city in the United Kingdom and Europe London is formed by two former cities, City of London and City of Westminster, which now form the region of Greater London. Over 12% of the British Population lives in London. There are around 20 subterranean rivers flowing […] […]

January 09

Have you done all of these 25 London things?

You’d think with two full weeks to explore London we’d have at least scratched the surface, but even having checked off what I consider an impressive list of Things To Do we still left with a long list of Maybe Next Time…. via 25 Things to do in London — HilaryStyle

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