There’s no getting away from it –we’re an island race and most of us Brits like to get away from it all by heading to the seaside whenever we have … more.
It is no coincidence that the rise of the ‘staycation’ has come at a time of recession and since 2008 more and more Britons have decided to holiday at home … more.
UK holiday goers are trading the sand and sun cream of Spain for a walk in Dales with dog and a lead. That is because a growing number of UK … more.
Discount hotel specialists Laterooms.com have announced a partnership with the Bed and Breakfast association endorsing UK B&Bs. The move will provide a boost to the UK holiday industry and in … more.
The UK hotel industry has hit back at suggestions that a “bed tax” could soon be charged to UK holiday goers. The move comes following the introduction the latest “bed … more.
Figures just released by the Office for National Statistics show a 15% rise in visitor numbers to England in April this year compared to the same period last year. The … more.
After a weekend when forecasts of sun fell some way short of accurate and major events such as the Isle of Wight Festival became the all too familiar mud bath, … more.
Many people will have heard of the name John O’Groats, the most northerly settlement of the UK mainland, but just like its counterpart in the South West, Lands End, it … more.
The often thorny issue of travel insurance reared its head again this week after a Foreign and Commonwealth Office report has shown that a huge number of people flying abroad … more.
If there is one thing that can put people off when planning a UK holiday it is the uncertainty about the weather. It is a double edged sword of course, … more.
As the nation looks forward to a reported £7 billion boost to the UK economy as a result of UK residents holidaying at home this summer, the news has shed … more.
With the latest volcanic ash cloud now having passed its way through Europe most flights are back on in the UK. However, the problems with the flight industry look set … more.
This time last year the Icelandic volcano that no-one could pronounce caused unforgettable travel chaos. This time around it is a different volcano, although similarly unpronounceable and with predictably similar … more.
The predictions by international travel firms of last year’s rise in UK stay at home holidays as a ‘flash in the pan,’ looks way wide of the mark, according to … more.
The fallout from the recent Lonely Planet guide claiming ‘Britain aint cheap’ continues to rumble on with many parts of the country keen to dispel the notion that the nation’s … more.
Today saw the the much anticipated release of the latest Lonely Planet guide for the UK and the results are something of a mixed blessing. With the economy what it … more.
Much has been reported recently of William and Kate’s decision to enjoy a short honeymoon at home and after all the glitz, glamour, pomp and ceremony of the wedding it … more.
With the 2012 Olympics to look forward to and planning for the big event currently in full swing, next year is set to be a big one for London, but … more.
Are you a motor racing fan who is planning a short trip to Silverstone for the British round of this year’s Moto GP championship? If so, you could knock 20% … more.
Various theories abound as to why the British are increasingly choosing to stay at home for their short breaks and holidays. The spate of recent bank holiday weekends and unseasonably … more.
The phenomenon of the staycation, where staying at home is the new going abroad, continues unabated and it’s growing popularity has largely been attributed to troubled financial times. Not so, … more.
On an Easter weekend when temperatures recorded in some parts of the UK were higher then the rest of Europe and even some places in Africa, it is unsurprising that … more.
The results are out for last year’s UK staycation figures and Scotland, it seems, has held its place as the premier UK destination for those forsaking their foreign holidays. According … more.
It has been reported from all reliable sources that holidaymakers are increasingly choosing to take holidays at home rather than fly to European and world destinations and there are very … more.
Website tour consolidator, Door2Tour, examines trends in how people search online for their day trips, short breaks and holidays and they have recently published results which show a significant increase … more.