Highgate Cemetery, London

Strange-cations: 11 weird and wonderful places to visit in the UK

If you are looking for a more unusual trip to take with your group in the UK, here are 11 places to inspire a quirky day trip or longer break. 

Tenby, Wales

8 of the most beautiful places in… Wales

We round up some of the most picturesque places for future visits to Wales, whether it’s an artistic photo you are after or a day trip to discover some amazing sights.

Rabbie's Tours

Rabbie’s releases ‘off the beaten track experiences’ for 2021

Tour operator Rabbie’s is inviting small groups to avoid the crowds and travel to hidden gems through a selection of new staycation experiences including Scottish tours, the beautiful Isle of Wight and the ancient Roman Baths.

GTO Ian Wilde's trip to Wales

Enjoying the scenery on a group ‘land cruise’ in Wales

We love hearing about where you’ve been able to travel to recently - this time group travel organiser Ian Wilde, Birmingham National Trust, reports back from a ‘land cruise’ in Wales. 


The UK destinations that can help to recreate a European holiday

While your holidays to Europe may have been cancelled or rearranged, we look at some staycation ideas for places in the UK that may be able to replicate overseas destinations.

1. The Jacobite, Scotland

In pictures: The UK’s top 6 steam railway journeys

It’s full steam ahead as vintage trains from Scotland, England and Wales all make the list, perfect for a group day out on the tracks.


8 reasons to visit Wales this year

Find out what’s new in Wales in 2019, from museum experiences to guided tours and a choice of accommodation.

Pembrokeshire coast

TV and film locations you can visit in Wales

It might be small, but Wales’ rolling hills, sandy beaches and cities have still frequently been seen on screen playing a starring role in Blockbuster hits and popular TV series.

Mount Snowdon in Wales' Snowdonia National Park

Top ten free attractions in Wales

Based on data released by Visit Wales, we round up the top ten free attractions to head to in Wales.

Coasteering in Wales

What to see and do during Wales’ Year of Discovery

Wales has named 2019 its Year of Discovery. So, whether you’re looking to discover the country’s heritage, landscapes, or hidden gems, there could be no better time to head to Wales.

Salt tasting

Five of the tastiest foodie trips in Wales

To mark St David’s Day this week we’ve highlighted some of the top foodie experiences for groups in Wales.

Conwy Castle

Top ten paid attractions in Wales

Based on findings by VisitWales, we’ve rounded up the top ten paid attractions in Wales.

Brecon Mountain Railway

6 Welsh Railways to take your group on

From mountain ranges, to farmland and woods, Wales’ railways offer a unique way to take in its spectacular scenery, so to get you started we’ve rounded up 6 Welsh railways to take your group on.