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  • The battlefields of the Normandy Landings

    On the 6th June 1944, the largest invasion force in history landed on the beaches of Normandy with the onset of Operation Overlord. Although the Normandy Invasions were the turning point of the Second World War, they came at a phenomenal cost. The return t…

  • Mountain Holidays

    Far from the noisy crowds of tourist hotspots, and the hustle and bustle of city life, a mountain holiday provides an unrivalled opportunity for both serenity and, if you choose, adrenaline-fuelled activity. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, …

  • Villas for Weddings in Portugal

    For people who live in the UK, Portugal is very easy to access. This makes it a prime destination for those wanting to get out of their own area for special occasions like weddings. It is not at all unrealistic to take an entire wedding party along to Port…

  • Shopping Holidays

    Shopping holidays, especially during the Christmas holidays, are becoming hugely popular, from global fashion centres to duty free technological hotbeds. The huge allure of special shopping break sleekly combined with a cultural city break is just too much…

  • Peak District Short Breaks

    Taking a short break away from the stresses of life can be just as refreshing and invigorating as taking a longer holiday. The Peak District with its national parkland, rivers, lakes, rocky hills and quaint rural villages, is a fantastic place to take a sh…

  • Rural retreats in Wales - Rural accommodation in Wales

    Boasting endless stretches of stunning, unspoilt coastline, and some of the largest, mist-covered mountains in the UK, Wales is undoubtedly ideal for that rural retreat. Its long and fascinating history can keep you enthralled for days, but you have pretty…

  • Cotswolds

    Whether you opt for Warwickshire, Worcestershire or Wiltshire, the Cotswolds is a great bet for that relaxing, rural retreat. The area’s long been considered one of England’s finest stretches of countryside, characterised by lush, green hills, forests and …

  • Eco-Friendly Holidays

    In recent years, many of us have become acutely aware of our personal environmental responsibilities, even when on holiday. The idea of sustainable tourism has developed from the adage "leave nothing but footprints, take nothing but photographs", leaving t…

  • Relaxing Holidays

    Sometimes, holidays are taken for fun and excitement in an effort to get the whole family out for some adventure. Other times, holidays are taken for special occasions such as honeymoons and anniversaries. However, much of the time people just want a holid…

  • Golf holiday inspiration from HomeAway

    If you have mastered your local golf course, why not test your skills on some of the more challenging golf courses set in beautiful locations around the world? Golfing holidays with friends and family are a fantastic option for a fun sports holiday, and si…