Planning a big gathering? Price reductions on seven luxury holiday homes

Original Cottages have just sent me details of big reductions on seven of their most luxurious large group holiday homes and I thought I’d pass it on. It’s not a personal recommendation as I haven’t stayed in any of these cottages or booked with the company, but I thought it might give you some ideas if you were thinking of celebrating a big birthday (I don’t have those any more, just hardly noticeable wee little birthdays that are hardly worth counting), or planning a family reunion or a getaway with friends. As you’ve probably guessed, the big savings come during … Continue reading Planning a big gathering? Price reductions on seven luxury holiday homes

Meet T Rex and the Tree People in Scarborough and discover the wonders of the Dinosaur coast

The annual Yorkshire Fossil Festival in Scarborough on September 22 to 24 is a weekend of free, fossil-focussed, family-friendly fings to do…(Ok, I’ll stop with the alliteration) And it all takes place at the Rotunda, one of the world’s first … Continue reading Meet T Rex and the Tree People in Scarborough and discover the wonders of the Dinosaur coast

New walking tours for 2018 – from the Andes to Newfoundland and the Carpathian Mountains

Walking and outdoor holiday specialist, HF Holidays have annouced five new tours. Andes and Coast in Colombia A tour around Colombia, stopping off at the country’s capital Bogota, the port Cartagena, and the Zona Cafetera coffee region. It’s a chance … Continue reading New walking tours for 2018 – from the Andes to Newfoundland and the Carpathian Mountains