Accommodation review: Soar Mill Cove Hotel, Devon

Accommodation review: Soar Mill Cove Hotel, Devon

Soar into the Devonshire coast at Soar Mill Cove Soar Mill Cove is a spa hotel near Salcombe, off-grid down a long single track road flanked by tall hedges on either side, and by ‘off grid’ we mean that you won’t pick up a mobile signal with any carrier, and thisRead More…

Accommodation review: Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire, Ty Olive

Accommodation review: Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire, Ty Olive

Staying with Coastal Cottages of Pembrokeshire Pembrokeshire is the county in the south-western corner of Wales. Probably best known for its national park, it also has an array of award-winning beaches. We’d never been before so decided to spend three days there as part of our ‘mini-moon’ road trip downRead More…

Scottish Staycation: Glasgow to Aberdeen to Shetland

Scottish Staycation: Glasgow to Aberdeen to Shetland

Northern Scotland isn’t exactly the first place which springs to mind when having a break in winter, especially if you don’t own a car but we bit the bullet and sorted out a week travelling around by train, plane, bus and a 1 day car hire. We grabbed our coconutRead More…

Hotel Review: Atholl Arms Hotel, Bridge Road, Dunkeld

Hotel Review: Atholl Arms Hotel, Bridge Road, Dunkeld

Atholl Arms in Dunkeld – An ideal getaway You certainly can’t miss The Atholl Arms Hotel standing above the banks of the river Tay on the main shopping street in Dunkeld.  Beside the Thomas Telford bridge, it seems to act as a guard and welcome to the town as you cross over theRead More…

Taking a Staycation? Money off apartments in Bath

Taking a Staycation? Money off apartments in Bath

Staycation money off accommodation in Bath We received this email and thought it would be handy to share. To celebrate the 10th birthday of SACO Bath apartments, they are offering 25% off* a weekend stay this August at SACO Bath, plus the chance to receive a free Thermae Bath SpaRead More…

Where to stay when having a holiday in Scotland

Where to stay when having a holiday in Scotland

Scotland is an ideal destination for a short break.   There is a huge amount of outdoor fun as well as great places to eat and drink in and some top places for staying in too. Here are some suggestions for places to stay which also serve good food. AyrshireRead More…