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About Claire Robinson | Head Weekender

Claire Robinson is an award-winning freelance writer with a lust for weekend travel. Whether it’s in the UK or Europe, you’ll find her checking out the sweetest places to stay and the best things do to on a Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Over the last year, Claire’s zipped to a host of different spots in the UK and Europe, bringing back colourful, evocative and energetic tales of where to go and what to see for those wishing to do the same. She’s founder of Weekend Candy – The Weekend Inspiration Blog.
Latest Posts | By Claire Robinson | Head Weekender
WEEKEND HAPPY: Quote No. 6 3 weeks ago

WEEKEND HAPPY: Quote No. 6

I’m totally having one of these types of Monday! How is yours? Stay strong if it’s the same as mine. We CAN do this (we can’t). We CAN. (We …
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WIN a weekend in Edinburgh, Venice or Los Angeles 3 weeks ago

WIN a weekend in Edinburgh, Venice or Los Angeles

It’s Friday and you know what that means? Good things happen to good people, like you.

So get your mouse a-clickin’ and bag yourself one of these weekend breaks – scooped …
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Is this the best cocktail bar in London? 1 month ago

Is this the best cocktail bar in London?

London’s One Aldwych has more than one thing to write home about. The dove-grey hotel sits in a princely position at the confluence of The Strand and The Aldwych, curving …
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WEEKEND HAPPY: Quote No. 5 1 month ago

WEEKEND HAPPY: Quote No. 5

I know what I’m choosing. Happy Weekend, folks. Claire XXX

Win a weekend to Portugal, Lake Geneva, or Bologna 2 months ago

Win a weekend to Portugal, Lake Geneva, or Bologna

With all this summer weather about – aka: rain – you may be ready for some heat, like me. So let’s pair you up with the perfect weekend freebie and see …
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Gin bliss at London’s Gin Hotel: The Distillery 2 months ago

Gin bliss at London’s Gin Hotel: The Distillery

Free may be the most powerful word in the English language, but gin comes a close second. At least in my lexicon. For those of you who know me well, …
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Weekend Happy: Quote No. 4 2 months ago

Weekend Happy: Quote No. 4

May your weekend fizz like a G&T. Stay sweet y’all. Claire XXX

Boutique surprises at St Michael’s, Painswick 3 months ago

Boutique surprises at St Michael’s, Painswick

 

St Michael’s B&B proves we shouldn’t scoff at little packages. For more often than not, they contain the biggest roars of them all.

St Michael’s …
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A Lakeside Long Weekend At Log House Holidays 3 months ago

A Lakeside Long Weekend At Log House Holidays

Moondara is a lakeside Finnish log cabin that is impressive on an almost heart-stopping scale. With the solidness of a mountain, it holds its own against an unspoilt watery landscape; …
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WIN a weekend to Iceland, Morocco or Verona 4 months ago

WIN a weekend to Iceland, Morocco or Verona

What do Iceland, Morocco and Verona have in common? They could all soon be stamps in your passport, my friend, that’s what.

I’ve scooped 3 short break competitions online right now …
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