An ideal getaway without too long a journey is the ever-popular Portuguese resort, The Algarve. Curving round the south coast is the Algarve region, which has a dramatic coastline, scalloped with sandy bays and secluded coves.
Now spring has finally arrived, green-fingered enthusiasts can look forward to spending time in their gardens and stretches of allotments around the country.
When we day-dream of pristine, uncrowded beaches, we often imagine we’ll have to travel to some far flung desert island to find them but in actual fact, just over four hours on a plane will take you to some of the prettiest and atmospheric beaches on the planet.
With a flight time of around an hour and departures from nearly every part of the UK, London makes for the perfect destination for an exciting and convenient long weekend.
If you fancy getting away from it all this spring without venturing too far but still want to tick off a few destinations from the bucket list, a cruise is the ideal solution.
Not many people can give their address as Platform 2, The Railway Station.
Getting to the continent couldn’t be quicker or easier these days with the volume of flights and routes on offer from budget airlines.
Every year on the 17th of March, around the world the Irish and also those who are simply Irish at heart celebrate St Patrick's Day.
Tony Bennett’s famous song may well be one of the official anthems for the city of San Francisco and you’ll understand why when you get there.
Recent trends would suggest something of a renaissance in holidays at home. As well as pumping cash back into our own economy, there are many other great reasons to visit our magnificent cities and stunning coastal towns this year.