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This is where you can get to know our team a bit better, and read about the things that make us smile.

Outdoorsy Gifts for Nature Lovers

Posted on May 30, 2018 by Sophie Deering

Some of our planet’s greatest attributes are its natural creations, from the expansive oceans that cover 70% of the Earth’s surface and the distinctive landscapes of each unique country and region, to the 8.7 million different species of animals that call our world home. Read More

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is in Bloom

Posted on May 24, 2018 by Issy

The annual RHS Chelsea Flower Show is a long standing British institution, as popular with the royals as it is with gardeners and those who simply appreciate natural beauty. And this event will be no exception. Read More

Fabulously Fun Family Days Out

Posted on April 6, 2018 by Sophie Deering

Let’s rewind to last weekend. Mum’s running around washing an evergrowing heap of paint-stained kids clobber, dad is pushing on with an ongoing DIY project that’s unlikely to ever be completed and the sprogs are upstairs sitting cross-legged in the middle of… Read More

Fun Ways to Get Fit (No Gym Required)

Posted on January 11, 2018 by Sophie Deering

Let me guess… You over-indulged throughout the Christmas period and vowed come January to transform yourself into a true picture of health? Yet, by the time new year came around, you had remembered that green juices were actually quite revolting and the mere thought of… Read More

Britain’s Best Picnic Spots

Posted on July 11, 2017 by Sophie Deering

Scotch eggs and tartan blankets at the ready – it’s picnic season! If us Brits know how to do one thing well, it is most certainly picnics. After all, what is summer for if not an al-fresco lunch? From lush countryside and parkland to… Read More

We’re Celebrating: Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Posted on May 22, 2017 by admin

Smell the roses everyone, it’s the annual start of Chelsea Flower Show 2017, with the Queen and Prince Philip enjoying their preview tour, ahead of the opening to the public tomorrow. Enthusiasts migrate every spring to this highly-celebrated flower show, held in the grounds of the Royal… Read More

Top Rambling Routes, Walks, Tours and Trails

Posted on July 29, 2015 by admin

Going for a walk can be a great way of keeping fit, having fun and experiencing some of the very best nature that the UK has to offer. When it comes to the best walking trails and rambling routes, location is key and luckily… Read More

National Share a Sunset Month

Posted on July 15, 2015 by Issy

There’s nothing quite like a beautiful summer sunset and with July being National Share a Sunset Month, this is the perfect time to share a shimmering experience with the whole family. Read More

Four Reasons to Celebrate Spring

Posted on April 8, 2015 by admin

After a long, cold and wet winter, it's easy to feel stuck in a weather rut. But signs of spring are popping up everywhere and we think it’s impossible to ignore the happiness that goes along with it. Here are our four tell-tale signs that spring… Read More

Gypsy Caravan Glamping with Llamas

Posted on October 15, 2014 by Issy

You'll know (if you regularly read our blog) that we are big fans of Catangar Llamas. Can you imagine what it is like to stay in a hand-built gypsy caravan with llamas at the end of the garden?… Read More

Five Ways to Celebrate Autumn

Posted on September 30, 2014 by admin

Tomorrow is the first day of October and even though the weather hasn't been too bad lately, the time has come to wave goodbye to long evenings. Read on for our five ways to celebrate the autumn. Read More

Out and About – Llama Trekking

Posted on September 10, 2014 by Issy

One sunny Friday morning this summer, Ali and I took a 70 mile drive up the M1 to Northamptonshire to do an experience we had both always been curious to try – llama trekking. It turned out to be love at first sight and we are already… Read More

Out and About – Medieval Jousting

Posted on August 11, 2014 by admin

A few weeks ago, we sent our colleague Lauren on a once in a lifetime experience - Medieval Jousting in Warwickshire. Intrigued? So were we, so we went along to take pictures and then she told us all... Read More

Horse Riding – Western Style!

Posted on June 18, 2014 by Issy

It's always great to escape the city, which is probably why Rav, our Director of Business Development, wasn't going to turn down the opportunity to go on a Cowboy Trail Riding Adventure in New Milton, Hampshire. Join him to see what he had to… Read More

Alternative Summer Breaks: Camping and Glamping

Posted on June 6, 2014 by admin

Summer has well and truly arrived! With the promise of blazing sun, warm weather and blues skies comes the desire to head out on a summer break, but this year, rather than head to a hotel, why not try something a little different? With… Read More

Top 10 Strangest Flower Names

Posted on April 28, 2014 by admin

Flowers are arguably one of the most beautiful things nature has to offer and at this time of year, gardens are full of them. Everyone is familiar with tulips, carnations and daffodils and names such as Lily, Rose and Heather are as popular as… Read More