Holidays & Travel

How to Choose the Perfect Motorhome Pitch

You’ve picked the ideal campsite and you’re looking forward to the perfect break in your motorhome. You’ve pulled up to reception and they say you can choose your own pitch. But where do you go? Where is the ideal location to park your campervan or your motorhome? Here’s a checklist of what to...

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Your holiday is on us, Devon park tells crisis heroes

Authored by Mary

Seventy-five nights of happy holidays have been handed to NHS workers by Devon's Ladram Bay Holiday Park as a "thank you" for their dedication and bravery.

The family business said it wanted to give away a free night's stay for every one of the past 75 years it has been welcoming guests to its seaside park in Budleigh Salterton.

It means that when the park is allowed to re-...

Camping, campsites and outdoor stay

Authored by Mike Page

Staying outdoors or camping is becoming quite a rampant activity these days amongst all manner of men. The surge in camping may have led to the designation of more camping grounds in the United Kingdom and many other places all over the world btu true campers will always seek out the best campsites in Cornwall or any other county in the United Kingdom for their ultimate pleasure at the...

Stay away from Devon says county council

Authored by Mary

Devon County Council has sent an all-party message to holidaymakers and second home owners: Stay away from the South West during the current crisis.

And the council is calling for much tougher penalties to be imposed on people who flout the rules.

Council leader John Hart said he was planning to meet the leaders and chief executives of all Devon's district councils to...

What to do if you’re stranded in another country

Authored by Mike Page

As the world attempts to get to grips with the Coronavirus pandemic , infinite challenges are being placed upon the governments and residents of countries everywhere. Managing the spread of the virus and protecting the population’s health is of course the number one priority, but there are still so many more hurdles to be overcome before any sense of normality can return.

One of...

How to Prepare For the Perfect Holiday to Russia

Authored by Sarah Parker

The word “overwhelming” might not even come close to describing the sheer amount of experiences that await you in Russia. Not only is this country massive in size, but it also contains some of the most incredible cultural experiences that the world has to offer. From stunning architecture to breath-taking natural landscapes, one visit isn’t nearly enough for those who hope to see the...

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Stagecoach South West temporarily withdraw Falcon coach service during Covid-19 lockdown

Authored by Mary

Bus company Stagecoach South West has announced that it is temporarily withdrawing its Falcon coach service that operates between Plymouth and Bristol. The service will be withdrawn from Sunday 5th April. The decision has come following the latest government and public health advice to stay at home and only travel if your journey is essential.

Stagecoach are working hard to maintain...

Green is theme as Devon park celebrates new holiday year

Authored by Mary

Songs, dance and music helped Ladram Bay Holiday Park raise the curtains this March on its 77th year of providing quality family holidays by the sea.

Employees at the Budleigh Salterton park were given a sneak preview of the floor show lined up for this year by its in-house entertainment team.

The occasion was the park's annual conference which traditionally takes place in...

Shhhhhh.... let's keep this Devon hotel our little secret!

Authored by Marc Astley

I write this review with a sense of trepidation…

Why?

Because I feel I am giving away a secret.

Worried about the Coronavirus, my partner and I reluctantly decided to cancel a long-awaited trip to Barcelona and opted for a staycation instead.

Spoilt for choice in this beautiful county, there was one place I had always wanted to check out, even though you...

What are the Tallest Attractions in the UK?

Authored by Mike Page

When it comes to immensely tall buildings, the UK can’t really compete with overseas destinations like New York, Dubai or Tokyo. Like most historic European nations, it doesn’t have any great fondness for skyscrapers.

But with that said, there are still a few high-rise structures, in London and elsewhere, from which you’ll be able to get a great view of your surroundings, and take in...

Chaotic British weather sees sales of European holidays surge - despite Brexit uncertainty

Authored by News Desk

New data released today has revealed a whopping 112% increase in sales of European city and beach holidays compared to 2019 - with Hungary being the destination with the largest increase in interest from UK holidaymakers.

Despite officially leaving the European Union on 31 January, the data shows that it has not affected Brits wanting to escape the UK for Europe's historical...