Laura’s London: Family Holiday on the Isles of Scilly – A Little Known Corner of Britain

Hell Bay Hotel, Isles of Scilly

For my summer holiday this year I wanted to find somewhere unusual, exotic and yet not too far away. The Isles of Scilly fitted the bill perfectly as did the Hell Bay Hotel which has been described as New England meets the Caribbean, meets Cornwall … [Read more...]

Stay at your very own Downton Abbey with Oliver’s Travels

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Planning a trip to the UK? Have you got your hotel sorted or are you looking for a different type of experience? With the British Isles brimming full of history it would be a shame not to consider a superb alternative type of accommodation that is … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Guide to Renting a Self Catering Cottage in Britain and in England

Editor's Note: The following is a guest post from Jane - who owns the fabulous Updown Cottage which we had the pleasure to stay in last November. Since she's an expert on everything self-catering - I asked who to put together this excellent guide to … [Read more...]