24 March

Easter Fun in England’s South East

In England’s South East, the Easter break is shaping up to be a busy one. From egg hunts for children to adult-oriented beer festivals, there is lots going on. So put those chocolate eggs down — don’t worry, they’ll still be there when you get back — and get involved in one of these great ...

24 March

On the Brewery Trail in Devon and Cornwall

Britain’s love affair with beer goes back centuries. Like every long-term relationship, it has had its ups and downs, but right now things are going well and there has never been a better time to find a quality British beer. Even Devon and Cornwall, the traditional heartlands of cider production, are experiencing a brewery boom ...

23 January

Best Family Days Out in the South East

As any parent can attest, keeping kids cooped up indoors for too long inevitably leads to boredom and bickering, tears and tantrums. No matter how comfortable your holiday rental may be, sometimes you’ve got to get outside. So peel yourself and your little ones up off that couch and discover some of the family-friendly fun ...

21 January

Why you should Visit Torbay this Valentine’s

Why you should Visit Torbay this Valentine’s

You’ve nearly made it through the darkest, dankest, bleakest month on the calendar and with any luck, so has your other half, so why not reward yourselves with a romantic Valentine’s trip for two? There’s no better place than Torbay on Devon’s south coast, where a spectacular coastline and the charming coastal resort towns of Brixham, Torquay and Paignton offer ...

16 December

Winter Sports in Lake Como

Winter Sports in Lake Como

For most visitors to the Italian lakes, it’s all about sun and swimming, but when Lake Como casts off its summer skin — and with it, its summer crowds — it makes room for wintery delights. Down around the lake’s edge in winter, the atmosphere is peaceful and serene, but in the nearby mountains, there’s ...

26 November

Christmas in Shaldon and Teignmouth: Top Festive Activities

Christmas in Shaldon and Teignmouth: Top Festive Activities

The festive season is supposed to be all about fun… but with manic shopping trips, family squabbling and a jam-packed social calendar, the run-up to Christmas can take its toll. Yet in Shaldon and Teignmouth, two sleepy seaside hamlets along the south Devon coast, Christmas is an enviably calm affair. Throughout the month of December, ...

20 November

Top 10 Festive Activities in the South East this Christmas

Top 10 Festive Activities in the South East this Christmas

Christmas in England’s South East offers a range of festive delights, from carol singing to ice-skating to pantomime. Make it a merry one with our festive round-up of Christmas activities. 1. Carols Concert in St. Peter’s Church, Sandwich December 13 ‘Tis the season for a song! It’s not Christmas without carols, and there are few more ...