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Europe entices Brits away from Queen’s Jubilee Celebrations

Despite the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations being a major UK event this year, many Brits are looking to take advantage of the long weekend by holidaying across Europe, according to car hire comparison site carhiremarket.com.

Enjoy a dirty boots walking weekend in the Lake District

Enjoy a bargain luxury weekend walking break in the stunning surroundings of the Lake District National Park, and have your packed lunch taken care of and even your muddy boots cleaned before you leave.

Spring detox at Es Saadi Palace Spa, Marrakech

Spring detox at Es Saadi Palace Spa, Marrakech

Es Saadi Gardens & Resort in Marrakech has launched a Detox Weekend within its 3000m² Palace Spa for the spring.

Spring Bank Holiday season in the New Forest

Spring Bank Holiday season in the New Forest

As the mornings and evening get lighter and warmer heralding the arrival of spring, we can also look forward to the plethora of Bank Holidays which accompany the approach to summer – including the extra Queen’s Jubilee date this year – and the option of a long weekend to the New Forest without using up precious annual leave.

Escape to the coast with Harbour Hotels Collection

Escape to the coast with Harbour Hotels Collection

Bask in the sunshine of sheltered blue-flag beaches, explore the dramatic South West coastal path or simply sit back on the Hotels' decked terraces, with a glass of crisp white wine in hand, and marvel at the views.

RSPB lambing experience breaks at Lake Vyrnwy

A unique weekend Lambing Live ‘experience’ break – offering guests the chance to see all the action first-hand and maybe even participate in a lambing birth at the local RSPB farm at Lake Vyrnwy – is being featured by the Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa in mid-Wales.

The Jersey Jazz Festival with Modern Hotels

Friday, 30 March sees the start of the annual Jersey Jazz Festival, a three-day event featuring quality, live music from a line up of acclaimed artistes and taking place at the Mayfair Hotel in St Helier.

Win a very special celebration at the AA’s Hotel of the Year 2012

Win a very special celebration at the AA’s Hotel of the Year 2012

An award-winning Lake District hotel and spa is looking for 25 special couples to share a once-in-a-lifetime celebration.

Luxury eco-lodge tree houses attract visitors to Sussex

Luxury eco-lodge tree houses attract visitors to Sussex

Grown-ups that want to fulfil their innermost childhood dreams will love the new self catering eco lodges at Fair Oak Farm in Sussex with their uninterrupted views of the Sussex countryside.

New sustainable and luxurious holiday destination at 'Bivouac Swinton'

The launch date for Bivouac Swinton, a new accommodation venue with café facilities in the Yorkshire Dales, has been announced today, with completion of the build project scheduled for April 2012.

Follow Holmes and The Hounds to Dartmoor

Follow Holmes and The Hounds to Dartmoor

This Sunday night sees the second episode of the new Sherlock series on BBC One, The Hounds of Baskerville. Holmes' most famous case comes to Dartmoor as the intrepid duo track down a monstrous hound from hell.

Enjoy a weekend dance break in exceptional surroundings

Enjoy a weekend dance break in exceptional surroundings

Has 'Strictly Come Dancing' whetted your appetite for dancing? Always fancied learning some new moves for the dance floor? Do you aspire to be Ginger Rogers or Fred Astaire? Take part in dance weekend at the Castle Inn Hotel and be taught Ballroom and Latin American Dance by a top dance specialist.

Get fit in a wild weekend on the Isle of Wight

Outdoor fitness pioneers Wildfitness are bringing their wild philosophy to British shores for the first time with the launch of their new destination on the Isle of Wight.

Luxury Levisham B&B in seventh heaven

Luxury Levisham B&B in seventh heaven

“Raffles is not the world’s best hotel – yours is!” A recent entry in the visitors’ book at the five-star Moorlands Country House bed and breakfast proves why it is yet again one of only six establishments shortlisted for Welcome to Yorkshire’s prestigious White Rose Awards this year.

Romantic escape to the New Forest

Romantic escape to the New Forest

Why not treat your loved one to a night of romance at Stanwell House, a delightful family-owned and run boutique hotel in Lymington, on the edge of the New Forest National Park in Hampshire?