Whether you’re a cold weather lover or not, there’s a magical quality about wintertime in Wiltshire that you just can’t deny. Medieval villages shrouded in snow, tranquil countryside glittering with frost and crisp daytime walks perfectly punctuated by a country inn dinner by a roaring log fire. This is winter in Wiltshire… and we love it!read more
Anyone who has been to Africa will understand how a destination can ‘get under yourskin’; the wildlife, the wide-open spaces and the totally different pace of life all provide the perfect retreat from normality. Typically a safari will take the form of a four-wheel drive, however In The Saddle specialise in horse riding safaris in Africa, a unique way of exploring the nooks and crannies of a country without the invasive and inflexible nature of four wheels.read more
Each year exciting new destinations open up to the would be traveller. New flight routes make places more accessible, spectacular events, anniversaries and even film releases set in stunning locations can all put new destinations in the spotlight.read more
Croatia is a magical place to visit in December with its beautiful historic cities lit-up for the season. Christmas markets, ice-rinks, seasonal delicacies and carol singing all add to the festive atmosphere. You can even visit Santa in the fairytale land of Učka Nature Park.read more
A collection of food lovers, travellers and photographers on Instagram, with images that will inspire you, make you dream and make you hungry!read more
Christmas can be a stressful time of year, especially for the cooks of the household, and even if you have the annual Christmas cooking frenzy refined to a fine art, perhaps you are looking for something new to delight your family or impress your friends this year. Why not treat yourself to an expert cooking class at one of these two fabulous cooking schools? There’s a wonderful variety of courses to choice from at both The Carlton School of Food and River Cottage Cookery School.read more
An exceptional opportunity to sample five star cruising with Dream Charters on the luxury yacht Carpe Diem 1, sailing the Turquoise Coast and the Greek Islands this half-term.read more
I completely fell in love with this hotel. The location by the waterfront is idyllic, the staff couldn’t have been more helpful and welcoming plus the restaurant was superb.read more
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