England’s favourite market town: 48 hours in Hexham

This charming Northumberland town is the perfect place to spend a weekend.

The alternative guide to a great British summer

Escape the hordes of holiday-goers and explore Britain’s lesser-trodden parts.

Never stop wining: the best of England’s vineyards

These are some of the more unlikely locations for vineyards in England… hicc!

The best camping and glamping in North and Mid Devon

From gypsy caravans to safari-style tents.

The best hotels in North and Mid Devon

From luxury accommodations to simple family-style boutiques.

The best B&Bs in North and Mid Devon

From working farms to coaching inns.

The best self-catering accommodation in North and Mid Devon

From nature reserves to converted manor houses.

A spiritual retreat: 48 hours in Glastonbury

Magical, mysterious and full of classic English charm, this Somerset market town is the perfect choice for a weekend away.

The best self-catering accommodation in Kent

From rustic gastropubs to converted castles.

The best B&Bs in Kent

From medieval pubs to former Georgian rectories.

The best camping and glamping in Kent

From working farms to nature reserves.

England’s best historic houses

A selection of our favourite historic houses in England, from medieval castles to Edwardian Arts-and-Crafts architecture.

The best hotels on the Isle of Wight

From boutique accommodation to beachside pubs.

The best camping and glamping on the Isle of Wight

From luxurious yurts to family-run holiday parks.

The best B&Bs on the Isle of Wight

From Victorian town houses to Elizabethan manors.