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Our latest travel news, reports and photos of holiday destinations in the British Isles

Last-minute Easter days out in the UK

If you still haven't made any plans for Easter, you're not alone. We've trawled the events calendars across the country in search of the best ways to enjoy a wonderful day out this Easter weekend,...

Follow in the footsteps of royalty at the UK's best castle hotels

Fancy following in the footsteps of royalty? Check in to one of the UK's best castle hotels and you'll be in good company – previous royal guests at our handpicked selection of castle getaways...

Britain's best beach bars, rooftops and terraces

Make the most of the sunhine this weekend by heading out to the beautiful British outdoors, from London's swish rooftop terraces such as The Trafalgar, to the world's 7th best beach bar in...

Highclere Castle: Behind the scenes of Downton Abbey

Since the debut of Downton Abbey, the thrilling turn-of-the-century TV drama that follows the trials and tribulations of the aristocratic Crawley family has transformed its venue into...



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