Days Out / Home and Garden

Historic Houses and Glorious Gardens

Whether it’s meandering round a manor or stepping back in time 

Meander round a medieval barn, wander among works of art and get away from it all in Essex’s inspiring gardens and historic gems.

In the heart of the county, September sees the return of the Chelmsford Heritage Open Days (8th to 11th September) with a host …

Ely walks
Days Out / Food

Exploring Ely

Ely is renowned for its character and charm, but have you ever taken the time to truly explore its beauty? A day trip can often fly by in this Cambridgeshire city so we’ve come up with some tips for making the most of its heritage and attractions.

Guided walks and tours in Ely

There’s no better way …

Beecles
Days Out / Featured

48 Hours in Suffolk: Exploring the Waveney Valley

What would you do with 48 hours in Suffolk? If you prefer to spend your weekend breaks hopping between pretty market towns than rushing through a sightseeing check-list in a busy city, then your 48 hours in Suffolk would be well spent in the Waveney Valley.

This tranquil corner of East Anglia is a veritable wildlife …

Magazine / Travel

Solo travel – the ultimate self-indulgence

Solo travel can seem a daunting experience, but those who have tried it describe their first solo trip as uplifting, eye-opening and almost spiritual. Fears such as feeling a little lonely, eating alone and paying more are soon replaced by the numerous benefits once you immerse yourself in what is a truly hedonistic holiday. After …

Days Out / Food

Summer time in Suffolk

Summer is here, the sun is shining, and there are lots of fantastic places to go and things to do in Suffolk

 

We’ve been thinking about how great Suffolk is a place to retreat to when urban living becomes a bit too much. In today’s busy world, more and more people are seeking out the simpler things …

Featured / Magazine

A Guide to Caravanning in the East

Planning on taking your caravan for a spin this summer? The East of England is full of premium touring caravan sites, with plenty of summer activities to enjoy. In fact, you might find yourself spoilt for choice, unable to decide which county will suit your recreational needs the best. So here is a quick guide …

Finance / Health

Cambridge’s Travellers Drastically Underestimating Healthcare Costs Abroad

Do you know the real cost of health care abroad? A recent survey by HolidayExtras.com recently revealed that Cambridge’s travellers are drastically underestimating healthcare costs abroad.

It was discovered that half don’t purchase travel insurance, that US medical treatments are underestimated by up to £67,000 and Spanish medical treatments underestimated by nearly £22,000.

With the summer holidays just around the corner, …

Featured / Health

10 Healthy Holidays To Change Your Life

Seize the day and make now the time to change your life for the better by reaching your health and fitness goals on a healthy holiday escape.

Find your inspiration as Health and Fitness Travel, specialists in healthy holidays worldwide, round up the top 10 self-improving wellness holidays to enhance your life. Whether to get fit, …

ski holidays
Health / Travel

Team GB Mogul Skier shares secrets for the ski season

Team GB Mogul Skier and Olympian shares secrets of how to care for your joints as you ski this winter

 

Cambridge athlete, Ellie Koyander is a Team GB Winter Olympian and competes in the ultimate extreme winter sport – freestyle mogul racing. She is in peak fitness and competes at the highest levels of international sport, …

Holidays to the New Forest
Days Out / Travel

Unmissable Sights of the New Forest

Holidays in the New Forest

The New Forest is an incredible area of natural beauty and, nestled in the Hampshire countryside, it’s just down the road for those of us who live in the East. Here are some of our favourite unmissable sights you need to see when visiting the New Forest:

Things to do in the …