Beat the winter blues: European holidays in the sun

In Europe, Sun, Travel Inspiration by KerrynLeave a Comment

If you’re struggling with the winter blues it’s not too late to book a last-minute holiday in the sun. While the rest of Europe is shivering under blankets of snow, there are some destinations that offer a great escape from the gloomy weather. Here are some of my favourite winter warmers to see you through until the warm weather arrives.

KerrynBeat the winter blues: European holidays in the sun

The lure of the Lakes

In Travel Inspiration, UK, Water by Sophie GackowskiLeave a Comment

The Lake District: it’s synonymous with the beauty of Britain’s hills (well, fells!), pastures, woodlands and–of course–lakes. The undoubted jewel in North West England’s natural crown, it’s not only home to England’s highest mountain, Scafell Pike, but also its longest and deepest lakes, Windermere and Wastwater respectively. Of course, most people envisage coming here when the skies are clear and …

Sophie GackowskiThe lure of the Lakes

St Ives: Christmas at the coast

In Travel Inspiration, UK by Sophie GackowskiLeave a Comment

St Ives, Cornwall; there’s nowhere in the UK quite like it. Year on year, visitors are compelled to return to their favourite beaches and natural landmarks, or discover for the first time a whole host of outdoor activities. Is it the scenery; the wildlife? Or is it the opportunities for family-friendly fun? Whatever it is that attracts tourists to St …

Sophie GackowskiSt Ives: Christmas at the coast

Through the lens: 20 winter attractions and activities to add to your bucket list

In Christmas, Travel Inspiration by KerrynLeave a Comment

Put on your warm winter woollies and discover a playground of attractions and activities for some serious winter fun. From visiting ice hotels and Christmas markets, to bobsledding and husky trekking, here is a look through the lens at 20 amazing winter attractions and activities to add to your bucket list. 1. Sweden’s famous Icehotel Sweden’s famous Icehotel is located …

KerrynThrough the lens: 20 winter attractions and activities to add to your bucket list

Awarded by the Sunday Times Travel readers

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HomeAway.co.uk has been selected by the Sunday Times Travel magazine readers as one of the best companies for villa holidays. Being recognised by UK holidaymakers really encourage us to continue with our job: Helping you find the perfect accommodation for your holidays. One of the points highlighted by the Sunday Times readers when it comes to booking holidays with HomeAway.co.uk …

Markus SteenAwarded by the Sunday Times Travel readers