The Urban Guide to the Countryside
Berkshire Edition

Category: Overseas Travel

Six hot holiday destinations to book now

6 Sep 2016

With kids back at school (seeeee YA!), suntans fading fast and nights drawing in, we all need something to look forward to. Fear not mudsters! Hero over at Muddy Bucks & Oxon is already on the case, seeking out your next holiday hotspot. Whether you like to drop and flop or prefer something a bit more active, there are some great ideas here…

I made the mistake of going on my summer holidays at the end of July – I felt very smug at the time, but have now had a month of working with everyone else sunning around (grrrrrr) and am in dire need of something to look forward to.

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Fancy a Spring fling with Tom Hiddleston in Mallorca?!

20 Mar 2016

It was bound to happen. We could never keep Tom or his filming locations to ourselves I suppose. Humph. At a cost of £3 million per episode BBC1’s espionage thriller The Night Manager (penultimate episode tonight) certainly flits around some stunning locations: Mallorca, Marrakech, Madrid, Monaco, Zermatt, and uh, Devon… oh don’t you start, I know it’s very pretty!

Prestige Holidays is one of the first travel companies to pick up on the stunning places featured on the island of Mallorca where a lot of the pivotal scenes were filmed, and realise we’d all want a piece of the action.

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Where the travel experts go on holiday

4 Mar 2016

Ever wondered where the travel experts head on their hols? Tim Winkworth from the Family Adventure Company (Have you checked them out? They’re amazing) knows a thing or two about what to look for, so here are his tips for a brilliant break.

Morocco: Riad Arganier D’or

This place is incredible, only 20kms from Taroudant, on an orange grove nestling at the foot of the High Atlas Mountains, so not a bad location!

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