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5 Devon coffee roasters to perk up your holiday

There’s nothing quite like a fresh, hot cup of coffee, whether it’s your morning wake up call, something to natter over while you’re out and about, or a soothing decaf before bed. The good news if you’re planning a trip to the South West is that Devon is a hotspot for coffee lovers. While we might not have the South American climate to grow the beans themselves, what we do...


Totnes Christmas Market: the Best in the UK?

We'll just go right ahead and say it: Totnes Christmas Market is the best Christmas market in the country right now. Sure, Manchester's market wins on sheer size. Birmingham's boasts a vibrant Oktoberfest vibe. And Edinburgh pulls out all the stops with an honest-to-goodness amusement park. But if you're looking for the perfect mix of small-town charm and big-hearted family fun… no contest...


Five DIY Halloween craft ideas for your Autumn family getaway

As the days shorten and we head towards autumn, a wealth of new possibilities emerge. In summer it can feel that we really should be outside. But the arrival of October almost gives us permission to delight in indoor fun. So it’s time to get cosy and get crafting. To help make it happen, we’ve come up with five fabulous low-cost, DIY Halloween craft ideas for all ages that are perfect ...


Why you shouldn’t come to South Devon for your summer family holiday

If you’re looking at a staycation in Britain’s South West, you’re pretty spoiled for choice. Wherever you look, there are beautiful beaches, areas of stunning natural beauty and attractions to make the perfect family holiday. But everyone knows that doesn’t really include famil holidays in South Devon, right? Cornwall to the west has its spectacular surfing hubs. To the east...


Thirsty? Raise a glass with these 6 South Devon breweries

Fresh air, glorious scenery, friendly folk on every corner… Devon really has it all.  If you were thinking "but what about beer?", then don't worry – we've got plenty of that too. In fact, this picturesque corner of the UK boasts some of the best Devon breweries in the country, as well as some of the best South Devon holiday cottages to rest your weary head. Ale lovers, you might...