Winter Travel

For the Love of Skiing

Ceri Tinley | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ceri Tinley

It is a well-known fact that people are often brought together by the love of a particular sport, and skiing is no exception. Having hobbies in common is one of the things that can cement a relationship, make it grow, and make it stronger.

Winter Breaks, Children Welcome

Andrew Matthews | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

Children or no children, beaches in winter are all about wild seas, rugged walks and the type of gear normally associated with polar expeditions. And nowhere on earth (or quickly reached on a short-break) does those beaches better than the UK. These are the places to teach your children the true value of things they take for granted, like walking upright and body heat.

Best Cities for Winter Travel

Andrew Matthews | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

Get ready nay-sayers, I'm about to list a fairly obvious and predictable bunch of cities for this list of winter travel destinations. There's a great reason for my lack of originality; these cities are extremely well equipped to deal with snowy winter weather and to keep the mind and body warm with great choices for accommodation and things to do. Take your pick...

Christmas Spa and the City: Super-Luxe London

The Spa Spy | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

As a warm festive glow lights up the city skies, there's no better time to visit London. Why not take some time out this Christmas and treat yourself to a weekend of pampering and preening. Here's a selection of my favourite luxury London spa hotels. Yule be mad to miss them...

The Family Ski Holiday

Ceri Tinley | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ceri Tinley

In theory, the words, "family" and "holiday" should never be used in the same sentence. If ever there was an oxymoron, "family holiday" is it. In the days before children, a holiday was a holiday. You could stay up all night, and sleep all day.

Top Tips for a Winter Getaway

Suzi Dixon | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Dixon

Fancy some snow? Research shows there are a number of non-Eurozone countries for winter sports enthusiasts that with a stronger pound can be cheaper than the popular Eurozone destinations - so emerging ski destinations, such as Bulgaria and Romania, can shave hundreds of pounds of the cost of your break.