8 of France’s Best River and Lake Beaches

With a large landscape bursting with colour and ‘joie de vivre’, it’s no wonder we can’t keep away from France’s gorgeous golden shores. Yet despite its scope, and abundance of lovely locations, you can still find yourself encountering the very things you went on holiday to avoid: overcrowded beaches, long queues and playing the world’s … More 8 of France’s Best River and Lake Beaches

Blue Flag 2018 – A guide to Britain’s cleanest beaches

Over 100 beaches in the British Isles have been recognised for their cleanliness, safety, public amenities and quality of water by Keep Britain Tidy in this year’s Blue Flag and Seaside Awards. A Blue Flag is an internationally recognised symbol given to beaches and marinas for ‘high standards of management, cleanliness and safety’ – an … More Blue Flag 2018 – A guide to Britain’s cleanest beaches

Britain’s 10 Best & Most Bizarre Museums

Brits are spoiled for choice when it comes to museums.  Whether you’re in the country or the city, you are sure to be within visiting distance of some of the world’s biggest, best and quirkiest visitor experiences. Many of our museums offer free entry and exclusive  exhibitions and events – perfect for entertaining the kids, … More Britain’s 10 Best & Most Bizarre Museums

8 Travel Tips for Family Car Journeys

Packing for the Car Make sure you supervise your children’s packing; we all have different views on what’s essential! Backpacks with kids’ favourite toys, books and entertainment are also essential, but make sure you check with them before you set off – there’s nothing worse than hitting the motorway and finding out their favourite companion … More 8 Travel Tips for Family Car Journeys

5 of Britain’s Best Lake, River and Loch Beaches

Enjoy inland swimming at its finest at these beautiful river, lake and loch beaches in some of Britain’s most beautiful rural locations! Cotswold Country Park and Beach, Gloucestershire Open from March until early October, these two stunning lakes offer one of the best all-round inland beach experiences you could wish for. In 2017 the operators … More 5 of Britain’s Best Lake, River and Loch Beaches