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Country Weekends

Disappear deep into the countryside with this bounty of inspiration to the best short breaks in the country the UK and Europe has to offer. These itineraries will take you to the greenest parts of Devon, the historical treasures of York, the fairytale lands of Alsace and so much more. R&R awaits, let’s go!

3 Mother’s Day Weekends – Irish Mammy Approved!
1 week ago

3 Mother’s Day Weekends – Irish Mammy Approved!

Looking for Mother’s Day inspiration? Want a weekend treat that says ‘thanks mum’ for putting up with the sleepless nights, the nappies, the tantrums? Then a weekend away for your mum on Mother’s Day is a smart option.

To …
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A Quintessential Weekend in the Cotswolds
2 weeks ago

A Quintessential Weekend in the Cotswolds

Twenty miles outside of Oxford, before you reach Gloucester, you’ll find a dangerously seductive countryside sweet spot. Burford, known as the ‘southern gateway to the Cotswolds’ because it marks the …
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Top 10 things to do in South Devon this spring
3 weeks ago

Top 10 things to do in South Devon this spring

With over 120 miles of coastline, three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, the South West Coast Path and a host of nature reserves, South …
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A Royal Weekend in Windsor
2 months ago

A Royal Weekend in Windsor

Windsor, in Berkshire, has enough Royal pulling power to render the most ardent republican regal blue around the edges.

Most outsiders drop in for two reasons: HRH and Lego. The …
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Your Complete 2017 Calendar of Great British Weekends
3 months ago

Your Complete 2017 Calendar of Great British Weekends

Weekends shouldn’t be lost to ironing and housework. They should be fat with fun and new experiences, right?

So in the spirit of making 2017 the year your weekends flush …
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A Long Weekend in North Yorkshire
3 months ago

A Long Weekend in North Yorkshire

Travelling to North Yorkshire easily feels like time travel. As the motorway slides out of sight behind you, the clock on your dashboard decelerates and that incessant ‘rush, rush, rush’ …
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A Poldark Weekend in Cornwall
5 months ago

A Poldark Weekend in Cornwall

Cornwall is a mystery to me. At least, it was at first. This little corner of Britain captured the hearts of many of my friends and colleagues long ago. Their …
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Top 10 Wellbeing Weekends in the UK
8 months ago

Top 10 Wellbeing Weekends in the UK

Admit it, you’re as desperate for a weekend of slow as I am; a weekend when the only rush hour is the queue for the organic porridge.

Well, rest your soul, …
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A roadtrip weekend in Alsace
11 months ago

A roadtrip weekend in Alsace

You may be forgiven for not knowing Alsace, a region tucked away in the east of France, sandwiched between the borders of Germany and Switzerland.

After all, it doesn’t quite have the glamorous …
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A Foodie Weekend in Devon
1 year ago

A Foodie Weekend in Devon

The Package: A 2 night-stay at Larkbeare Grange, with complimentary afternoon tea, dinner at The Jack in the Green, and dinner at The Five Bells

The Cost: £300 per couple


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