The Airbnb boom – How does it affect the property market?

 Airbnb is one of the worlds fastest growing companies, with London being the second biggest success story after Paris, but now there are concerns that this new way of living is a detriment to the future of the rental property market. With so many property owners allegedly able to make more money from very short…

A History of Glastonbury Festival

It’s been a week since Glastonbury finished and we’re already feverishly anticipating its comeback in 2019, due to 2018 being the traditional ‘fallow year’. So in the meantime, we’ve taken a look at how, even for non-music lovers, it’s recognised as one of the main events in the British calendar.

A Day Out in Brighton

As part of #BondSummer, we’re kicking off #SunnySunday with some of the must-do activities if you’re ever in the sunny seaside town of Brighton.

Special secluded sanctuaries perfect for Spring

We were feeling inspired by our ‘Tree Houses in Hampshire’ post a few months back and since that spring is seemingly in full swing, we thought we’d take a look at some of the quirky places you can stay in the UK. #1 House in the Clouds                …

A weekend away in Oxfordshire

Following up from our post last week on things to do in Cambridge, we thought to flip the hour glass so to speak and look at the highlights of Oxford.  If they’re aren’t enough Libraries in London to keep you occupied, Oxford houses one of the oldest libraries in Europe, the beautiful Bodleian Library. This…

When in Dublin

With St. Patrick’s Day this week, an Irish getaway seems fitting don’t you think? The Republic of Ireland’s capital, Dublin is oozing with urban and historical charm, no wonder is has one of the fastest growing populations in Europe. History Founded as a city by the Vikings in 837, Dublin has seen many falls and…

Tree Houses in Hampshire

Want to surprise your other half for a Valentines getaway? Why not go to new heights to find something that’s little bit different. The New Forest in Hampshire has been a national park and Royal Hunting Playground dating back to 1079. Commonly home to horse riding, cycling and picturesque views. Photo: http://www.newforest.co.uk Chewton Glen is…

A Day At Hogwarts

Today is a year since the death of Alan Rickman. A flawless actor best well know for his role as Severus Snape in all eight films. Ever wondered how Warner Brothers built a set as good as Hogwarts? Your questions can be answered, in memory of Snape himself, we’re giving you an exclusive insight of Harry…

An Edinburgh Escape

Scotland, the home of bagpipes and tartan. The capital Edinburgh is bursting with charm and history. Being part of the United Kingdom with only a short plane journey, it’s a perfect weekend away. The History Along with the cobbled streets and unique shops, Edinburgh Castle is a pinpoint, not just historically, but The Esplanade holds many concerts…

A New Years Detox

It’s a New Year and time to flush all those toxins and start fresh. We all need some ‘Me time’ now and again, so there’s no way better than a good old spa get away to get the best kick-start of 2017! Spa Get Aways If you want the creme de la creme of Spa…