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Planning a Trip to the Islay Whisky Festival 2020

Whisky lovers, pay attention. The Islay Whisky Festival (Fèis Ìle) is coming. Here’s how to plan your trip to our favourite Scottish whisky festival. The first conversation I had six years ago with my now-fiance ended up with us both gibbering excitedly about how much we both loved punchy and peaty whiskies. Fast forward a …

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Three British Escapes that are Perfect for a Spring Break

There’s more to the UK than London. Looking for some British travel inspiration? Here are three spots that are perfect for a short escape. Give yourself a pat on the back – you’ve officially made it through the first quarter of 2019. I know, it’s difficult to believe that we are well and truly into …

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55 Interesting Facts about London I’ll Bet You Never Knew

London. It’s no surprise that one of the most vibrant cities in the world has its fair share of stories to tell. It’s time to take a dig into the history of the city with these 55 weird and interesting facts about London. London Is the Only City that has Hosted the Olympic City Three …

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The Perfect Weekend Break in Jersey

Jersey might be a part of the UK (OK technically it’s a crown dependency), but it’s a world away when it comes to landscapes, food and, more importantly, sunshine. Looking for a short getaway to explore somewhere different? Welcome to Jersey We wound our way along the narrow stone-walled roads peeking for our first glimpse …

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The Ryebeck Hotel Review: A Luxury Escape to The Lake District

The Lake District isn’t lacking in high-end boutique hotels, but The Ryebeck in Bowness-on-Windermere stands out from the rest. Here’s why.  Anyone who’s been to The Lake District will have their favourite hotel. Whether it’s the location, the decor or the staff, something will stand out and make it their go-to destination. For me, that …

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The Perfect Weekend in Northern Ireland

Escape to rugged landscapes, a luxury stay and stately homes for a perfect weekend in Northern Ireland. Think of Northern Ireland and you can’t be blamed for mainly thinking the big landmarks: Belfast, the dark hedges (of Game of Thrones fame), the Giant’s Causeway. They’re all beautiful and that’s no doubt – but take a …

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The Culloden Estate & Spa Review: A Luxury Hotel Stay in Northern Ireland

If you’re looking for a luxury hotel for a Northern Irish getaway, we’ve found just the place….Welcome to The Culloden Estate & Spa.  By Julianna Barnaby The Culloden Estate & Spa. Northern Ireland’s leading luxury hotel has just completed a £4.8m renovation. If it was a desirable destination before the makeover, it certainly has cemented …

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36 Hours in Edinburgh Itinerary: The Ultimate Travel Guide

Now is the time to pack your bags and book your ticket to Edinburgh – this one of Europe’s most fascinating cities. Heading up for a short break? Don’t miss this travel guide to spending 36 hours in Edinburgh.  Much of a cliché as it may be, Edinburgh is one of the UK’s best-loved cities. …

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