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Paddling pool is the most searched ‘homecation’ feature that Brits are buying

Most In-Demand Luxury Items to Recreate a Staycation at Home this Summer

Interest in UK staycations has nearly quadrupled since the beginning of the year and is 62% higher than in 2020, according to research conducted by Share to Buy , an Online Property Portal.

As a result, it’s expected only one-fifth of rooms will be available in July. In August and September, most venues will be fully booked and unable to meet surplus demand.

However, by...

UK’s best vineyards have been revealed for a summer full of fun!

Six of the UK’s best vineyards for your next staycation!

With 2021 set to be another stellar year for the staycation, the UK’s best vineyards have been revealed for a summer full of fun!

Holiday letting company, holidaycottages.co.uk , has scoped vineyards up and down the country to reveal six of the very best. Get ready to celebrate…

1. Chapel Down Vineyard, Kent

Located at the edge of The Weald in Tenterden, Chapel Down...

Some of the cleanest beaches are found in Cornwall

The cleanest and dirtiest beaches in England revealed

With foreign travel just opening up and only a handful of countries making the green list , staycations are on the cards for a lot of Brits this summer. But not all holidays live up to expectations, and some coastal trips can be let down by smelly water, littered sand and run-down towns. With this in mind, SaveOnEnergy.com/uk set out to find Britain’s beaches with the cleanest, or filthiest,...

Photoshop yourself to the red list countries

Digitally transport yourself to red list countries

With England’s traffic light system coming into play on May 17th, we won’t be able to travel to red list countries, but that doesn’t mean we can’t frame a new photo of ourselves lounging by a pool in Turkey, exploring the temples in Nepal, or even spotting animals in South Africa. Introducing a holiday photo service by global home-swapping platform Love Home Swap, which offers free...

The best alternative destinations to the top staycation hotspots in the UK.

THESE are some amazing alternative staycation destinations in the UK

With lockdown restrictions easing but international travel still uncertain, staycations are becoming an extremely popular option for UK holiday-goers this year.

If you’re keen to avoid the crowds and the staycation hotspots on your next trip, new research1 by holidaycottages.co.uk reveals the best alternative destinations to the top staycation hotspots in the UK.

The...

 Tour operators have reported a dramatic surge in holiday bookings

Inspired to Book A Break? Here’s How to Protect Your Trip

Following the Prime Minister’s roadmap announcement earlier this week, several tour operators have reported a dramatic surge in holiday bookings for the period after 17 May, i.e. “Step 3”. Travel Insurance Explained has also seen a spike in the number of European and UK-specific policies sold for this summer through numerous insurance providers.

With so much conflicting advice about...

Eight signs you desperately need a holiday

Holidays are fun and relaxing at any time of the year, but some breaks feel more necessary than others.

If you’re getting a little too angry about strangers standing on the wrong side of the escalator, flatmates that don’t replace the toilet roll or frustrating cliffhangers at the end of TV shows, then it’s probably time to take a breather somewhere sunny and remote.

Here...