Holidays & Travel

7 things to consider when buying static caravan

Buying a static caravan is a substantial investment. Whether you get it on-site or off-site, a static caravan can provide you with the liberty to enjoy your mobile lodge for the better part of the year. However, there are many factors that you will have to consider before deciding to buy one...

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Devon is among top holiday destinations for families this October half term

Authored by Mary

An October half term Staycation is top of many parents’ to-do list and Devon is among the top holiday destinations according to Travelodge’s latest Holiday Index. The new travel report has revealed that 41% of British parents are making the most of the first school term holiday and taking a Minication, so that they can spend quality time together as a family.

This year, families are...

Devon caravan holidays: A guide for annual visitors

Authored by Sarah Parker

One of the UK’s favourite counties for holidaymakers, Devon is renowned for both its atmospheric inland moors and its coastal towns - scenic, sun-splashed, and characterful. It’s little wonder that Devon, with its abundance of natural flora and fauna and its luxury of space, attracts many thousands of caravan holidayers each year. For those who come back for more year after year, this short...

How You Can Determine if Glamping – or Camping – is for You

Authored by Sarah Parker

For many people, the idea of camping is certainly attractive, but more people nowadays are also seeing glamping as an attractive activity for a weekend break or holiday. Both glamping and camping give us the perfect excuse to relax in the outdoors and get some necessary fresh air, and perhaps even benefit from a unique adventure. But if you are wondering which is better between the two, what...

5 Best Places to Camp in the United States

Authored by Mary

Did you know that 61% of the US population is active campers? Popular research suggested that in 2018 about 1.4 million households camped for the first time. This healthy camping trend in the woods or by the countryside is not restricted to the US only. Globally, camping and outdoor hospitality is a flourishing industry in its own right.

However, the principal reason why camping is...

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Blue Islands launch extended summer schedule

Authored by Mary

Channel Islands based airline Blue Islands has now extended its on-sale schedule for next summer to cover the whole of the summer school holiday period for 2021.

Passengers can also plan and book with confidence, especially if when choosing the airline’s reasonably priced Blue Plus fare which includes flexibility, seat choice and a two-suitcase allowance as standard.

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Take off for all important Exeter-Newcastle route as Loganair restores lost Flybe service

Authored by Mary

The first service between Exeter and Newcastle took off for the first time today, as Loganair brings back connectivity between the two cities for business and leisure.

Operated using a 49-seat Embraer 145 regional jet, the service will see twice-weekly flights on Monday and Friday throughout winter with lead in fares of £54.99 each way.

The winter timetable has departures...

Devon, holidays

Devon parks declare two-month extension to holiday year

Authored by Mary

Four popular holiday parks in Devon will be offering families two extra months of staycations this year, say owners Park Holidays UK.

Instead of shutting as usual after this October's half-term, the four seaside holiday parks will continue welcoming guests until the week before Christmas.

Park Holidays UK, one of Britain's largest holiday park groups, says the move has been...

New Falcon bus routes announced

Authored by Mary

The people of Wellington will soon be able to travel further afield as well as reach their destination in both comfort and style. From September 13, Stagecoach's coach service - the South West Falcon - will be serving two new stops in Wellington.

The Falcon is an innovative interurban coach service connecting Plymouth, Exeter, Cullompton and Taunton with Bristol Airport and Bristol...

Best Campsites to Visit in Devon

Authored by Mike Page

As an overlander, you are passionate about the outdoors and reaping the best of what Mother Nature has to offer. Still, after a long way of driving through the U.K. and getting to Devon, you may want to kick the brakes and relax for the night.

However, since you can’t just camp in unauthorized places, here are some of the best campsites that you can pull over in Devon.

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    Holidays in the UK

    Authored by Sarah Parker

    2020 has seen a huge increase in the number of people staying in the UK for their summer holidays, rather than travelling overseas, and there are plenty of hotspots to visit when vacationing in Britain. The South West , in particular, is a much-loved part of the country that has plenty to offer anyone who enjoys scenic landscapes, outdoor walks, museum visits, and spa breaks. It is an ideal...