Category: Britain & Ireland

The Most Beautiful English Gardens To Visit In 2023

Guest post by Debbie Woodliffe Making the most of outdoor spaces is an important part of British culture, from visiting… Read More

2 weeks ago

Top UK Wedding Venues

Gearing up to your big day can be a lot of work, and with what feels like 1001 things to… Read More

2 weeks ago

Top UK Holiday Homes for Spa Breaks

We all deserve a treat sometimes and what's better than indulging in a spa weekend from the comfort of your… Read More

1 month ago

Quiz! Can you tell which are UK beauty spots or overseas destinations?

The world is full of breathtaking beauty spots just waiting to be explored, from lofty mountain ranges to crystal clear… Read More

2 months ago

Our Top 10 Party Houses in the UK (With Dance Floors!)

It doesn't matter how old you are - nobody needs much of an excuse to have a party. Whether it's… Read More

3 months ago

Top Cosy Christmas Cottages in England

Cosy up to your favourite loved ones this festive season, and experience holiday bliss in one of our top cottages… Read More

4 months ago

The Best UK Ghost Towns – and Where to Stay Nearby

Did you know that the UK has around 3,000 lost settlements, commonly referred to as deserted medieval villages (DMVs)? Packed… Read More

4 months ago

Top 10 family weekend getaways in the UK

Whether you find pleasure in long walks in the countryside, get excited about riding a thrilling rollercoaster, or prefer canoeing… Read More

5 months ago

The 10 Best Beaches Near London

We don't usually associate Britain's southeast shores with beautiful beaches – but if you know where to look, you'll find… Read More

6 months ago

Best Family Activities in Cornwall

Outdoor adventures in forests and castles, attractions for rainy days and beaches for days, Cornwall was made for family holidays… Read More

10 months ago

Top 10 UK Castles You Can Actually Rent

From ancient fortresses in the Scottish highlands to quintessentially British palaces, our out-of-this-world collection of UK castles to rent will… Read More

11 months ago

The Best UK Getaways for Easter – Large Holiday Homes & Luxury Cottages

There's no place like the UK in the spring, watching our blooming countryside come back to life again. So, why… Read More

12 months ago

Live Like Royalty: Best Places to Stay in the UK

On 6th February 2022, Queen Elizabeth II became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, commemorating 70 years… Read More

1 year ago

Top 10 Countryside Staycations in the UK for 2022

Staycations were trending even before the pandemic hit, so it’s no surprise that the popularity of holidaying somewhere in the… Read More

1 year ago

Best Group Activities In Cotswolds

The call of the countryside is pretty strong - once you feel the need to head out and enjoy the… Read More

1 year ago

South East Coast Path: From Wildlife to Foodie Hotspots

The South East Coastal Path takes you from the Wash down to Southampton – 84 miles of wildlife hotspots, sandy… Read More

1 year ago

Scotland Travel Guide: Where to Go & What to Do

Ah, bonnie Scotland! A wild and beautiful part of the world, where you can explore the rugged highlands or enjoy… Read More

1 year ago

10 Reasons Why…You Need to Visit Scotland

One of the best things about Scotland is its diversity - rolling countryside, bustling cities, icy mountain peaks and charming villages… Read More

1 year ago

9 UK Holiday Homes for the Ultimate Staycation

We have a huge range of charming holiday homes in the UK and Ireland for families or large groups to visit. Avoiding the… Read More

1 year ago

Guest Post: Italian Cooking with MasterChef Finalist Sara Danesin Medio

Arguably one of our favourite cuisines here at Oliver's Travels, Italian food is rich with tradition and centuries-old techniques. From Naples… Read More

2 years ago