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Island hopping holiday on the Outer Hebrides

Island hopping holiday on the Outer Hebrides

For travellers who want to go one step beyond the standard UK staycation, there is one outstanding option – an island hopping holiday in the Outer Hebrides.

An idyllic retreat on the Isle of Wight

An idyllic retreat on the Isle of Wight

Surrounded by 60 acres of beautiful coastal estate on the Isle of Wight, Priory Bay Hotel offers the perfect UK escape.

The Italian Job; Florence to Amalfi is the ultimate road trip

The Italian Job; Florence to Amalfi is the ultimate road trip

Set your own pace for exploring Italy’s charms this summer. Live the Italian dream by driving a luxury classic car following whatever route takes your fancy.

A contemporary coastal bolthole with unrivalled sea views in St Mawes

A contemporary coastal bolthole with unrivalled sea views in St Mawes

Located on the exclusive western side of St Mawes in Cornwall, and close to Henry VIII’s famous castle, is Fiddler’s Green, a contemporary coastal bolthole featuring magnificent panoramic sea views.

Celebrate National Gardening Week around the world

Make the most of National Gardening Week by visiting some of the world’s blooming marvellous gardens with incredible flight deals from CheapOair.

Island escapes, Scottish-style

Island escapes, Scottish-style

Make a great escape this spring or summer – staying in a cottage overlooking a deserted beach in a choice of quiet, peaceful Scottish islands including North Uist and the Isle of Harris - courtesy of Scottish cottage agency, Unique Cottages.

The Grand Canyon Star Party

The Grand Canyon Star Party

Want to see stars? Then head to the Grand Canyon National Park this June for the Grand Canyon Star Party, an annual fun event where amateur astronomers share their knowledge – and telescopes – with all who are interested in the sky at night.

A unique opportunity to experience "Scotland in miniature"

A unique opportunity to experience "Scotland in miniature"

Auchrannie Resort, Scotland's leading island resort, invites you to enjoy "Scotland in miniature" on the beautiful Isle of Arran (Scotland's most accessible island).

'Ultimate treats' packages launched to tantalise the senses

'Ultimate treats' packages launched to tantalise the senses

Guests at a luxurious five star Cumbrian inn are being offered the ultimate rest and rejuvenation break, complete with an array of tasty treats, pampering bathing delights and even blind perfume testing – all set against spectacular natural surroundings.

The Canadian Rockies in Winter

The Canadian Rockies in Winter

For those who fancy sampling the winter wonderland scenery of the Canadian Rockies, North America specialist, Bon Voyage, has introduced a new fly-drive holiday taking in some of its finest alpine scenery and incorporating stays in Banff, Lake Louise and Calgary.

Great Barrier Reef's Lizard Island helicopter scenic tours

Great Barrier Reef's Lizard Island helicopter scenic tours

Guests will now have the option to see Lizard Island and its surrounds in style following the decision to base two helicopters on arguably Australia’s most luxurious island resort.

Spring savings on breaks in South Devon

Spring savings on breaks in South Devon

The South Devon countryside changes dramatically through the seasons and the Spring is no exception - for those looking to enjoy a short break or longer holiday in stunning surroundings during March or April, the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a fabulous destination.

Restored Georgian gem opens in the English Lake District

Restored Georgian gem opens in the English Lake District

A little known Georgian Manor House - which was once the home of a pioneer seaplane builder who was immortalised in the Swallows and Amazons adventure books - is opening its doors as a luxury venue for large family holidays, house parties, weddings and corporate retreats.

Hurtigruten adds new Fjord to sailing schedule

Hurtigruten adds new Fjord to sailing schedule

For the first time in two decades, Hurtigruten has expanded its sailing schedule by adding the Hjørundfjord, one of the most stunning fjords in Norway.

Swapping urban bustle for historic, rural Zen

Swapping urban bustle for historic, rural Zen

Whimple Farm is a beautifully renovated Grade II Listed house sleeping 12 guests. It is set in 50 acres of magical woodland within a designated Area of Outstanding Beauty and Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) alongside the River Tamar.