101 places to go – Kayaking on the River Fowey, Cornwall

If you are looking for an activity based holiday for your next cottage break, then kayaking should be near the top of your list. As one of our more established water sports, there are now many kayaking adventure centres across the country offering basic tutoring and guided tours across the length and breadth of our … More 101 places to go – Kayaking on the River Fowey, Cornwall

101 places to go – International Kite Festival, Berck-sur-Mer

We’re focussing on something light, bright and breezy for our latest entry. Where else, for example, could you stand on vast golden sands whilst above you the skies are filled with colourful creatures of different shapes and sizes, dancing through the air with incredible grace and beauty? We can’t think of anywhere like the International … More 101 places to go – International Kite Festival, Berck-sur-Mer

101 places to go – The Laugharne Weekend

A“timeless, mild, beguiling island of a town” is how Dylan Thomas described Laugharne. This small and enchanting corner of Carmarthenshire clearly had a huge influence on the writer as his most renowned works were created during his time at the lovely little boathouse by the bay. But Laugharne’s endearing personality isn’t just evidenced though its … More 101 places to go – The Laugharne Weekend

101 places to go – St David’s Day special

With St David’s Day just around the corner we thought we’d take the opportunity to celebrate some of the most beloved, beautiful and just plain fun attractions in the country to which he claims patronage. Wales’ attractions are as wonderful and varied as the surrounding landscape. From Castle Coch’s gothic spires reaching high above the … More 101 places to go – St David’s Day special

101 places to go – Verona

Few would argue with the fair city of Verona’s status as a ‘must see’ destination for lovers. After all, it was within the city’s beautiful Roman edifices and medieval facades that William’s Shakespeare’s story of star-crossed romance came to life. Although advances have obviously modernised Verona, it still possesses a uniquely romantic, historic ambience and … More 101 places to go – Verona

101 places to go – The Gathering 2013

This week’s featured pick is a homecoming of sorts for thousands, if not millions, of people around the world… The Gathering is a year-long event organized by Ireland’s tourist board with the intention of opening the gates of the Emerald Isle to a global community of former residents, friends and family. Essentially, this makes 2013 … More 101 places to go – The Gathering 2013