How to Create a Celebrity Airport Experience Without the Luxury Price Tag
Sep28

How to Create a Celebrity Airport Experience Without the Luxury Price Tag

VIP AIR TRAVEL AT YOUR FINGERTIPS You don’t have to upgrade to business or first class cabins to regularly experience some of the elements of luxury air travel. There’s a wealth of VIP tricks bookable online to help make the airport experience better – so you can fly like the stars, without spending the earth. HolidayExtras.com, the travel extras specialist, shares top tips for Very Important Passengers: Meet and Greet Parking...

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Cottage Holidays in the Lake District – Watergate Farm
Sep20

Cottage Holidays in the Lake District – Watergate Farm

Loweswater is one of the quietest stretches of water in the Lake District, right in the heart of the National Trust estate.  Almost on it’s shore, accessed down a long private track that follows the curve of the lake through lovely meadows, Watergate Farm is part of a tiny cluster of old farm buildings. The detached house behind the main cluster is separate (yes, we *may* have not read the instructions clearly and gone there...

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Moonlit Canoeing on Windermere
Sep13

Moonlit Canoeing on Windermere

Following our brilliant afternoon ghyll scrambling in the Lake District we grabbed a bite to eat in Keswick (amazing burgers – and one ‘mac & 4 cheese’ – from Bar Metro – TOTALLY recommended, they were brilliant) and headed down to the National Trust’s Low Wray campsite  on the shores of Windermere to meet up again with Phil – we had plans for moonlight canoeing. I had been excited about...

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Your guide to staying healthy and safe on holiday
Sep09

Your guide to staying healthy and safe on holiday

Being on holiday is amazing – but being sick on holiday? Total pants. I mean being unwell is never fun, obviously, but feeling rough while you’re away from all your creature comforts of home just makes everything feel worse. And kids do seem to have a tendency to get sick at the least convenient time, don’t they? So we’ve put together some hints and tips on how with a little forethought you can keep your health...

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A True Holiday – Summer Family Breaks at Potters Resort
Aug16

A True Holiday – Summer Family Breaks at Potters Resort

A couple of month’s ago I was invited to come and try out a stay at Potters Resort in Norfolk. Sadly, I was unable to take up the opportunity – but I was really thrilled when the amazing Stacy from Strollering the Globe was able to enjoy a weekend away with her family instead. Here’s what she thought of her stay… I learned an important lesson last weekend. There are different types of “holidays”...

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The Definitive Guide to De-stressing Your Holiday
Aug11

The Definitive Guide to De-stressing Your Holiday

Become a ‘Vacay Sensei’ with HolidayExtras.com With summer upon us, in typical British fashion, millions of us are jetting off to beaches further afield to relax. With so much importance placed on our holidays, the countdown to our break can provide lots of excitement…and for many local people it can be stressful too. According to new research by HolidayExtras.com, one third of Brits admit to suffering from holiday travel...

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