Whitby is a fantastic place to visit throughout the year, standing as a fine example of the Great British holiday experience thanks to its sublime seaside stretches. As well as offering an unforgettable day at the beach, those staying in a Whitby hotel throughout the year can enjoy a superb range of festivals – these are just some of the best. We...
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The North East has never had any trouble enticing holidaymakers, with Scarborough, Whitby and Robin Hood’s always proving particularly popular among those in search for a perfect slice of the Great British Seaside. If you’re itching to head to the beach here are some of the finest sandy stretches in the region which you could visit during...
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Falling Foss Waterfall (image credit: Peter Church)   It may not have been known to those staying at the Scarborough hotels in North Yorkshire when they arrive but, by the time they leave, a large proportion of visitors to this glorious part of the world have fallen in love with the beautiful nearby fishing village of Robin Hood’s Bay. Below...
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Discover Hydrotherapy at a spa today

Posted by on March 13, 2013
With so many different spa treatments available spa nowadays, the only problem you might find to discovering one which you could benefit from the most. One which has seen its popularity rise dramatically in recent years in Hydrotherapy, but what is it all about? Hydrotherapy is not a revolutionary treatment by any means, with the Greeks and Romans some...
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It has been a long time coming, but the Edinburgh tram will finally embark on its first ever journey with passengers later on today (March 8th). Taking a half mile journey from Islington to Edinburgh airport, the service will welcome a host of government officials, including Transport Minister Keith Brown. The tram is, however, still very much a work...

Historic Locations around Whitby

Posted by on March 7, 2013
When it comes to historic holiday destinations in the North of England, Whitby has to be one of the best. Its variety of historic and cultural sites are second to none, and this blog takes a look at a few of the best to give you an idea of what’s on offer. The Whitby Jet Heritage Centre This fascinating building is located at the end of the town’s...
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Love is in the air for the giant pandas at Edinburgh ahead of the big bears’ breeding season, and they are bringing in more crowds than ever to the Scottish capital’s famous zoo. A huge rise in visitor numbers was reported over the weekend, with more than 8,000 flocking to watch the pandas, compared with 6575 last year – a rise of 20 per...
Boasting a great diversity of landmarks and a fantastic relationship with the arts, Paris has long been one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations. Judging by visitor figures for 2012, it seems that its credibility and appeal certainly hasn’t been lost. It was in fact a record breaking year for the great variety of hotels in Paris,...
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A fascinating photography exhibition opened in Edinburgh over the weekend, offering the chance to see the plants and animals of the world when put under a microscope. It is a great example of the diversity of exhibitions you could enjoy during your stay in any of the hotels in Edinburgh. Taken from the recent publication Green Universe: A Microscopic...
The Montjuic Fountain in Barcelona has been included in a list conducted by American news network Fox News naming the most ‘amazing fountains from around the world’. The stunning water display, which debuted in 1929 at Barcelona’s International Exhibition, featured at number 7 in the list, with the network lavishing praise on its striking...
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