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The Plant Power Doctor by Dr Gemma Newman

You’re probably wondering why we’re reviewing a book titled “The Plant Power Doctor” on a travel website. Well, leading a healthy life in terms of diet can only be a good thing if you want to be fit and able to enjoy your adventures. Plus, we follow vegan and vegetarian diets, too, so have an [...]

By | 2021-03-25T11:17:51+00:00 March 25th, 2021|Books/DVDs, Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

The Coniston Inn

Newly acquired by The Inn Collection in 2020, The Coniston Inn – formerly The Waterhead Hotel – is located in a stunning position on the shores of Coniston Water. Although a quieter part of the Lakes, it’s easily reached from the motorway network and offers marvellous walking opportunities. The inn has been renovated to the [...]

By | 2021-01-14T12:06:07+00:00 January 14th, 2021|Accommodation, Hotels/B&Bs, Latest Reviews, Places To Eat|0 Comments

The Ambleside Inn

Conveniently situated in the central portion of the Lake District this newly refurbished inn is ideal for exploring all corners of the national park. With 30 rooms – varying from king-sized doubles and twins to singles and family rooms – the inn suits all, even our furry friends, with designated rooms available at a small [...]

By | 2021-01-14T12:01:43+00:00 January 14th, 2021|Accommodation, Hotels/B&Bs, Latest Reviews, Places To Eat|0 Comments

Byron at Woolacombe Bay

From whichever direction you approach the North Devon seaside resort of Woolacombe, it’s hard to miss Byron, a development of stunning, contemporary holiday apartments just a stone’s throw from the award-winning beach. The imposing building facing towards Woolacombe Bay (among the most appealing locations along this stretch of coastline) offers self-catering accommodation in a range [...]

By | 2020-12-23T11:45:00+00:00 December 23rd, 2020|Accommodation, Destinations, Latest Reviews, Self-Catering|0 Comments

Vertebrate Publishing – Book Reviews

Vertebrate Publishing, based on the edge of the Peak District, pride themselves on producing books which enable people to enjoy the outdoors whatever their age; what’s more, they only publish books that they’d want to read or use themselves. Glancing at their website, it’s clear to see that they have a back catalogue containing some [...]

By | 2020-09-28T14:32:49+00:00 September 28th, 2020|Books/DVDs, Latest Reviews|0 Comments

Pocket Mountains – Walking Guides

Pocket Mountains was launched in 2003 by adventure-loving Robbie and April. Their objective, according to their website, is to publish “accessible and inspiring pocket-sized guidebooks for anyone who likes a bit of an adventure”. And since opening their publishing house, they’ve done just that! To date, their company has published many attractive handy-sized walking books [...]

By | 2020-09-28T13:45:41+00:00 September 28th, 2020|Books/DVDs, Latest Reviews|0 Comments

Watersmeet Tea Garden – Exmoor

Nestled deep within a densely wooded valley at the confluence of two of Exmoor’s rivers you’ll find Watersmeet Tea Gardens – and what a discovery it is, too. Surrounded by towering oak, beech and ash trees, tranquillity is the name of the game at this wonderful haven within a short distance of Lynmouth, the North [...]

By | 2020-09-02T14:04:19+00:00 September 2nd, 2020|Attractions, Cafes, Latest Reviews, Places To Eat|0 Comments

The Cove – Silverdale

Overlooking Morecambe Bay, this luxurious, state-of-the-art lodge park is the latest addition to the Holgates Holiday Parks’ portfolio. What’s more, it’s just across the road from the family-run business’s flagship site, Silverdale, with all its facilities, including heated swimming pool and restaurant. Among The Cove’s top selling points is its location. From this quiet stretch [...]

By | 2020-08-28T11:13:34+00:00 August 28th, 2020|Accommodation, Destinations, Latest News, Latest Reviews|0 Comments

5 Things To Do In & Around Poole

We spent a couple of days visiting Poole and exploring the coastline west of the town. Here are our five family-friendly things to do or see... Poole Park (c) Richard Webber Conveniently positioned within walking distance of Poole town, this attractive park is an ideal place to relax. Onsite parking is available although [...]

By | 2020-08-26T12:55:36+00:00 August 26th, 2020|Attractions, Destinations, Latest Reviews|0 Comments

Cool Camping – Britain

Just like the folks behind the brilliant Cool Camping guides, my family and I share a passion for the less commercialised campsites when planning a break under canvas. OK, from time-to-time we’ve frequented the bigger, bolder sites which are overflowing with all kinds of amenities, including swimming pool and tennis courts, but nothing can ever [...]

By | 2020-05-26T13:01:45+00:00 May 26th, 2020|Latest News, Latest Reviews, Products|0 Comments

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