christmas market

Five Christmas Markets we think you’ll love!

Packed with festive cheer, comforting food stalls and fairy lights galore, a trip to a Christmas market is a guaranteed feel-good move! Well-established as a pre-Christmas ritual for many, this year’s crop of Christmas markets promise to be bigger, brighter, tastier and more tempting than ever! Simply put, because last year we missed so many of the things and the people that make Christmas magical, this December is set to be that most magical time of the year! So, if you’re like us, and you’re ready to reap your revenge on last year, read on! We’ve carefully crafted a collection

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Escape to Exeter

Escape to Exeter for history, heritage and festive joy!

Whatever the weather, whatever the time of year, an escape to Exeter is always a good idea! From hidden historic gems that date back to the arrival of the Romans in AD50, stand-out architecture, state-of-the-art shopping facilities, great adventure spots, as well as a memorable Christmas display, there’s something for everyone. Segmented into distinct quarters, our guide is here to help you tailor your itinerary for a few days away, especially throughout the festive season! History and Heritage in Exeter Exeter Cathedral First to make the list of things to see during your escape to Exeter is the famous Cathedral.

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UK Christmas Markets

Six superb UK Christmas Markets for 2019

Christmas Markets sprinkle festive joy, magic and sparkle across the UK. From the illuminated lights, grand Christmas trees and mulled wine, to the fantastic market stalls and Christmas carols, these events are guaranteed to get everyone into the Christmas mood! From London’s very own Winter Wonderland to Birmingham’s German inspired Frankfurt Market, we’re shining the spotlight on a selection of UK Christmas Markets that will certainly add to a special few days away in the run up to the festive period. Winter Wonderland in London  First stop is London, England’s capital city. There’s no way you can think of this

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German Christmas Markets

German Christmas Markets in the UK

Seasonal shopping, an abundance of food stalls, endless mulled wine and gorgeous Christmas light displays await at this year’s German Christmas Markets! Guaranteed to leave you feeling fuzzy and warm inside, we’ve rounded up a selection of UK destinations ticking the boxes for a Christmas market paired with a weekend getaway. With so much magic and sparkle, it’s the perfect way to get into the festive spirit!  Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market Frankfurt Christmas Market in Birmingham is the largest authentic German Christmas Market outside of Austria and Germany! Visitors can enjoy more than 80 market stalls in the city centre

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Christmas Light Switch On

5 UK Christmas Light Switch-on Events You’ll Love!

November is here and that means only one thing; the countdown to Christmas has begun! There’s no better way to celebrate the lead up to the festive period than with the excitement of Christmas light switch-on events. Throw on some woolie gloves and a hat, indulge in a hot chocolate and some late-night shopping, and you’ve got yourself a perfect evening out! We’ve rounded up a selection of UK Christmas light switch-on events we think you’ll love! Regent Street Christmas Light Switch-on One of London’s biggest Christmas light installations is back from the 15 November. Designed by leading British lighting

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Christmas Shopping

5 UK Christmas Shopping Destinations

The festive season is fast approaching and the shops are filling their shelves with gift sets! To beat the December rush, we’ve rounded up five fabulous shopping destinations in the UK, which are guaranteed to add magic and sparkle to this year’s present searching! Oxford Street, London A must for those who love the ultimate shopping experience, and not just for Christmas, but all year round! Last year, 40 million shoppers made their pilgrimage to Oxford Street to shop for Christmas presents and there’s no surprise given the sheer variety this famous shopping area has to offer those looking for

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