Great Hotel

We were impressed with this new hotel in Paignton, reception staff friendly and helpful. Own parking although small very useful in Paignton. Stunning position right on the seafront….

Gabrielle Chanel: Fashion Manifesto

“Hurry hurry hurry!” A new tranche of tickets is available from tomorrow; the exhibition has been extended, but if this experience is anything like ours when trying to book it will be hectic. Most Silver Travellers will have at least a hazy recollection of the 1950s and the New Look. It was followed by the […]…

Canine Cottages

Canine Cottages provides a pawesome range of dog-friendly cottages across the UK. From sea view apartments to countryside lodges and large townhouses set in beautiful locations, you’re sure to find somewhere suitable to stay. You and your four pawed pal will love exploring a range of landscapes from […]…

Holiday Cottages UK

Book your next UK holiday with! As one of the UK’s leading holiday cottage agencies, with fantastic properties across Cornwall, Devon, Wales, Scotland and beyond, you’re bound to find a great place to stay with All our properties are personally checked to ensure they […]…

Hoburne Bashley

Great Location, super warm pool, sauna, steam, very clean, friendly helpful staff, handy shop on site, nice restaurant….

Battersea Revisited

A couple of years ago we visited Battersea Power Station while it was still being redeveloped. There has certainly been a transformation today. Now the building has been repurposed and is surrounded by modern apartment blocks. There is also a calendar of leisure events. This December, when we visited again, it was all about Christmas. […]…

Central London in December

In December we spent a few days in London – the prime reason was to visit a relative who was no longer fit to travel to us for Christmas. While we were there, we explored places which were decked out to encourage shoppers. We visited Borough Market for the first time. The area, as you […]…

Round UK

I am surprised that we chose a round UK Cruise, we don’t enjoy cruising on the sea as there is too often nothing to see. We waited on the banks of the Thames and gazed at our ship moored along side HMS Belfast in front of The Shard warm sunshine. What better place to commence […]…

Real Value for Money

Ambience is a beautiful ship. Lots to do on board, wonderful food and drinks, great entertainment. Very caring, friendly and professional crew. Excellent value for money….

Boxing Day treat

We visited Bournemouth on Boxing Day, enjoying a stroll around the bay in the sun. The 3 ss – sea, sand and sun – a truly magnificent combination on our doorstep…

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