48 Hours In Southend, Essex

With the likes of Margate, Hastings and Whitstable hogging the hip seaside limelight, sunny Southend-on-Sea is a coastal town that’s often overlooked. In fact, this Essex seaside town has got a bit of a bad rap over the years for…

A Lakeside Long Weekend At Log House …

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 and is the second largest lodge in the eight-strong Log House Holidays selection.

A York City Break: My Weekend Hit …

Few cities in the world can rival York for history and character – or so, I’m told. I haven’t actually visited the city yet, shamefully, but that’s soon to change. I’m off to York this coming weekend as part of…

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 fever for Cornwall only heightened by its starring role in…