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  • Bude – One of the Jewels of The Cornwall “Holiday” Coast.

    Bude – One of the Jewels of The Cornwall “Holiday” Coast.

    Bude has fantastic family-friendly beaches. And there are more, along with surf, around Newquay and Padstow. Fine beaches also surround St Ives, which attracts traditional holidaymakers and artists. Bude’s  earlier importance was as a harbour, …

  • Truro – The “LONDON” of Cornwall

    Truro – The “LONDON” of Cornwall

    Hi There and welcome back to my little series about Truro Truro’s position was always enhanced by its port and the significant tin and copper trade Truro prospered in the 18th–19th centuries. Industry flourished through …

  • Dorset -A County of Beauty, Inspiration and Super-History.

    Dorset -A County of Beauty, Inspiration and Super-History.

    A short mini break in Dorset is never really enough time to explore the county properly Wallow in Thomas Hardy Country. Around Dorchester – Dorset’s county town – are the rolling hills of the Wessex …

  • Polperro – The Cornish Fishing Village with a taste for Smuggling!

    Polperro – The Cornish Fishing Village with a taste for Smuggling!

    Pay a Visit to  a Cornish Fishing Village, many are very picturesque and offer great days out exploring and just soaking up the atmosphere. Take your pick from Fowey, Polruan, Polperro and Looe are all …

  • Visit Cambridge – One of The Great English Seats of Learning & So Much More

    Visit Cambridge – One of The Great English Seats of Learning & So Much More

    Discover Cambridge – a truely Spectacular City Cambridge has been an important settlement since before Roman times. In the 11th century, religious orders and a breakaway group of Oxford scholars established Cambridge University. Its jewel …

  • Beautiful Cornwall, Scenery To Enjoy All Year Round!

    Beautiful Cornwall, Scenery To Enjoy All Year Round!

    Cornwall offers the traveller so much more -with its granite-fanged coast breaking the North Atlantic rollers, pointing the way to an ancient land of mystery and legend, wild terrain and exotic gardens. Land’s End Land’s …

  • Truro used to have a castle

    Truro used to have a castle

    Hi & Welcome back, if you like your history then read on – and yes Truro did have a castle but sadly no more, here’s the story …………… Truro has a rich history going back …

  • Great Dunmow – Whatever is The Flitch of Bacon Trails?

    Great Dunmow – Whatever is The Flitch of Bacon Trails?

      Nestled in Mid Essex the ancient town of Great Dunmow has a real claim to fame being an ancient flitch town. It’s an ancient tradition can be traced back to at least the fourteenth …

  • Norwich – an ‘irresistible destination’

    Norwich – an ‘irresistible destination’

    The great city of Norwich has featured in the news headlines recently….a helter-skelter in the nave of the cathedral initially springs to mind, but interestingly it was Vietnam’s flagship airline describing it as ‘an irresistible …

  • Truro – Visit & Soak Up the History & The Culture

    Truro – Visit & Soak Up the History & The Culture

    Hi There Why Not Visit Truro’s Land marks There’s much to see and do in Truro depending on how active you want to be of course! The Cathedral is a must As you arrive in …

  • Truro – The Jewel In Cornwall’s Crown

    Truro – The Jewel In Cornwall’s Crown

    There’s so much that the UK has to offer as a holiday and mini break destination, and I have to be honest & say that I’ve neglected the UK for some years in favour of …

  • Summer… a fine time to explore the great outdoors

    Summer… a fine time to explore the great outdoors

    ‘The sum of the whole is this: walk and be happy, walk and be healthy’  – Charles Dickens Walking is recognised nowadays as a healthy pastime, promoting our sense of well-being and relaxation, a welcome …

  • Take a break in Norfolk …

    Take a break in Norfolk …

    Did you know that Norfolk is said to be the combined sunniest/driest county in the country?!! So with the summer months upon us, Norfolk with its fabulous 90 miles of coastland has to be a …

  • Take time out to explore Northumberland – voted ‘Best UK holiday destination’!

    Take time out to explore Northumberland – voted ‘Best UK holiday destination’!

    It’s finally official – Northumberland was voted the ‘Best UK Holiday County/Destination’ in the 2018 British Travel Awards! Whilst this will come as no surprise to many, we decided to discover for ourselves what makes …

  • What’s happening in County Durham

    What’s happening in County Durham

    With its breathtaking scenery, picturesque villages and market towns, County Durham, in the North East of England, is an inspiring destination to be explored, centred on the city with its cathedral and castle adorning the …

  • Bed and Breakfast Nationwide bring you England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

    Bed and Breakfast Nationwide bring you England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

      Summer, it’s now time to applaud our principal characters, as they take to the stage for act three of the British Isles Spectacular. After the cold rehearsal rooms of winter and the dress rehearsal …

  • Celebrating 70th Anniversary of our National Parks

    Celebrating 70th Anniversary of our National Parks

    2019 marks a special anniversary. It is 70 years since the 1949 National Parks and Access to the Countryside Act was passed under Clement Attlee’s post-war government, laying the foundation for our great National Parks, …

  • Visit Wales – 2019 The Year of Discovery

    Visit Wales – 2019 The Year of Discovery

    As Wales celebrates ‘The Year of Discovery’, we would like to invite you to discover all that this unique and beautiful land has to offer! From stunning coastlines to mountain splendour, the breath-taking scenery of …

  • Our B&B Collections….for your inspiration!

    Our B&B Collections….for your inspiration!

    As the summer days beckon, it’s a good time to plan a short holiday! Consider staying in some of 400 superb B&Bs throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.  All have been specially selected and personally …

  • Take a break in the Lake District….there’s nowhere quite like it!

    Take a break in the Lake District….there’s nowhere quite like it!

      From England’s highest mountain to the deepest lake, the Lake District National Park has it all! Now recognised as a World Heritage Site, the beautiful Lake District has been the inspiration for writers and …

  • South West Coastal Path

    South West Coastal Path

    Discover The South West Coast Path If you are interested in a walking experience like no other, look no further than the South West Coast Path! Stretching along 630 miles of spectacular scenery, the South …

  • Take time to explore the great British Isles!

    Take time to explore the great British Isles!

    Winter may be upon us, but the days are now becoming slightly longer, what better time to plan ahead. If you’re looking for inspiration on where to go further afield, the team at B&B Nationwide …

  • A welcome sign that spring is on its way ….

    A welcome sign that spring is on its way ….

    More than 90 gardens across England and Wales will be opening their gates throughout February for the Fourth Annual National Gardens Scheme Snowdrop Festival. As we tentatively leave the dark winter months behind us, the …

  • A Wonderland of Winter Wizardry

    A Wonderland of Winter Wizardry

    Winter has its own magic. Stag headed trees, swaying black against the windy, water-blue sky, weave spells. White horses and raiding rollers rush to carve mystical profiles in untrodden, gale twisted beaches. A censored sun …

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