101 places to go – The Farne Islands

Our new recommended destination is a true one-off and, since it re-opens in the spring, truly one to look forward to. There really is no other destination like the Farne Islands; located off the beautifully desolate Northumbrian coast, they offer sumptuous landscapes, fascinating history and, through their native inhabitants, one of the most spectacular wildlife … More 101 places to go – The Farne Islands

101 places to go – St Andrew’s Day 2012

We’re not exactly short of reasons to visit Scotland here at cottages4you, so we’re the first to recommend a trip up north when a celebration takes place. That’s not to take anything away from the St Andrew’s festivities, however. Every year Scotland plays gracious host and puts on a wonderful array of events offering music, … More 101 places to go – St Andrew’s Day 2012

101 places to go – Europe’s cultural festivals

We’re looking at cultural and artistic events in the new installment of our 101 places to go. Now that winter’s stepping up a notch there’s no better time to wrap up warm and stimulate your senses with a wide-array of artistic attractions. In fact, there’s so much going on in the arts at the moment … More 101 places to go – Europe’s cultural festivals

101 places to go – The best British Christmas lights

We’ve got a bumper festive issue of ‘101 places to go’ this week. The big day may be several more weeks away but the preparations have begun in earnest; not least at cottages4you, where we’ve been busily beavering away on our Christmas celebrations and working hard to find fantastic festive offers for our customers (more … More 101 places to go – The best British Christmas lights

101 places to go – World’s Biggest Liar competition 2012

At cottages4you we’re proud to champion those local events that offer a little something different, so it didn’t take us long to choose the annual World’s Biggest Liar Competition in the Lakes as our new recommended destination. Every November a group of liars (we think we can say that) get together at The Bridge Inn … More 101 places to go – World’s Biggest Liar competition 2012