England: A Perfect Weekend Away at Noelle's Cottages, Pickering

North Yorkshire is a stunning part of the country and being from East Yorkshire ourselves, it is right on our doorstep, how lucky are we? Even though we say that, we often neglect places close to home in favour of far-flung destinations. However, after our visit to Pickering in early…

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Winter Weekend Getaway – An Annual Travel Tradition

Sometimes life just gets too much, I’m sure we’ve all felt it at one time or another? For me, it always seems to happen at this time of the year; maybe it’s the change in the weather or the clocks going back? Whatever it is, when November/December strikes I feel…

England: Countryside Destinations You Have To Experience

You’ve seen it in the movies. You’ve read about it in nineteenth-century novels. But experiencing it by being there can’t be beaten. The English countryside is a lot more varied, rugged, and beautiful than you may think. It opens itself up to incredible views and breathtaking activities. Find amazing vacations…

England: Fishmore Hall Hotel & Spa, Ludlow, Shropshire

Fishmore Hall Hotel is a privately owned boutique Shropshire country house hotel on the outskirts of the medieval market town of Ludlow and offers views of the beautiful Shropshire countryside. Originally a school and later left to rack and ruin until the now owners bought the property in 2007 and turned it…

England: 5* Hotel Boat Kailani – Cruising The Grand Union Canal, The Midlands

Last week we were invited to spend a few days onboard the luxury Hotel Boat Kailani on its journey from Braunston to Blisworth on the Grand Union Canal. Having never cruised any of Britain’s canals we really didn’t know what to expect from our trip. We arrived at Braunston Marina…