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10 of the best Scottish road trips

Scotland’s beauty is unparalleled - here’s how to make the most of it (now you’re allowed)

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16 secluded holiday cottages and huts to escape to this summer

Whether you want your own private beach or thousands of acres of woodland to explore, Laura Hampson rounds up the best socially-distant stays for summer

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The best beaches in the UK

Day trips to the beach are allowed! Here are the most beautiful stretches of coast in the UK

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10 of the best glamping spots in the UK

James Warner-Smith, editor for Cool Camping and Glampingly, shares his pick of where to head for a luxe staycation this summer

Travel

5 quiet alternative mini-break destinations in the UK

The usual summer staycation spots are booking up quickly.  Rob Crossan on the crowd-free UK hotspots

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12 of the best country spas near London

The best luxury country spas for a day trip or a weekend getaway

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Best London staycation packages for some mini-break magic

Forget about going abroad, hotels in the city are perfect for an autumn treat

Travel

36 of the cosiest winter breaks in the UK

From Instagrammable boutiques in the Lake District to luxury cottage stays in the Cotswolds, we've got your cosy winter staycation sorted

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Why the Fife Arms is still an utter delight

Two years on, the Fife Arms is still an utter delight, says Suzannah Ramsdale

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Cool stay of the week: a romantic hillside cabin in the Peak District

The views across the valley are unparalleled, especially as the autumn colours set in

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Cosy break away? Try a shepherd’s hut out for size

We’re hunkering down for autumn, but that doesn’t mean we can’t book an isolated escape, says Laura Hampson

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The hottest UK hotels opening this autumn

Extend the summer of staycations and go local with these luxe offerings. Laura Hampson charts where to stay

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Cool stay of the week: a thatched roof cottage near the Jurassic Coast

Originally built in 1770, this picture-perfect cottage has been lovingly renovated

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Two men in a boat — a voyage of discovery

Robbie Smith spent an idyllic week rowing down the Thames with his father. The experience was a revelation, he says

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Why a road trip makes the perfect bubble-friendly staycation

Katie Strick loads her trunk with walking boots and Prosecco and sets off on a girls' weekend to Margate

Wellness

Best autumn wellness retreats in the UK for a new season reset

Recharge and reboot at one of these self-care sanctuaries

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Campsite near London named one of the best in England

An East Sussex camping spot was awarded silver in the annual VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

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Escape the city: The Coop, Coleman’s Farm

A family-owned oasis tucked away at the end of the Central line

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Cool stay of the week: a very modern treehouse in rural Wales

This lover’s bolthole is complete with copper roll top tub

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Where to have a five-star al fresco afternoon tea this summer

This summer, more than ever, we want to spend time in the great outdoors. So what could be better than a posh picnic, says Cathy Hawker

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The summer of disco tents: the best British glamping spots with yurts

In case you hadn’t noticed, British holiday accommodation is a little over-subscribed this summer. Have you considered a yurt? Laura Hampson joins the happy campers

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Windsor Castle’s East Terrace Garden opens to public

The formal gardens will welcome visitors from this Saturday

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The most beautiful beaches in the UK

Make the most of the summer weather at these incredible coastal spots

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Confusion around which kind of cruises are allowed in Scotland

You can go on a Scottish cruise this summer, says David Wishart, but only on a river 

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The Samling, Lake District: decadent Lake Windermere bolthole

For a stylish staycay, Cathy Adams checks into one of Lake Windermere's finest

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Cool stay of the week: an art lover’s retreat in the Welsh hills

While everyone’s heading to the seaside, escape to the country instead

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Torquay B&B named best in world for second year in a row

The adults-only boutique B&B was named the world’s best in Tripadvisor’s 18th annual Traveller’s Choice Awards

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Escape the city: a soul soothing mini break in the Forest of Dean

Laura Hampson heads to the Welsh border and discovers a weekend of laid back indulgence

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Cool stay of the week: an adults-only retreat in Hertfordshire

With in-room baths and private hot tubs, sink in to this deeply romantic retreat

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10 of the top trending destinations in the UK, according to Airbnb

From Warton to Ross on Wye, here’s where Brits are planning to head this summer

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The coolest and quirkiest English B&Bs to stay in this summer

From a Savoy-approved cocktail hour in the Yorkshire Dales to windswept retreats on the Kent coast, Laura Hampson picks her favourite BnBs

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Avoid the crowds in these alternative UK staycation destinations

Don't just make a beeline for Cornwall or the Cotswolds like the rest of the UK. Laura Hampson has a guide to the road (slightly) less travelled