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Tate Liverpool [Museum / Art Gallery]

Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool

Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside

Tate Liverpool is one of the largest galleries of modern and contemporary art outside London. Housed in a beautiful converted warehouse in the historic Albert Dock, one of the finest groups of nineteenth-century industrial buildings anywhere. Home of... more

Cragside [Historic House]

Rothbury, Morpeth

Cragside, Rothbury, Morpeth, Northumberland


Explore an Extraordinary Victorian House and Gardens Cragside, creation of Victorian inventor and landscape genius Lord Armstrong, is a garden of breathtaking drama whatever the season. Surrounding the house is one of the largest... more

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club [Golf Course]

Golf Road, Deal

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club, Golf Road, Deal, Kent

One of the classic links, once on the Open rota, the wind plays its role and, on a fierce day, the tough back nine into the elements make it a frightening experience. The opening holes provide the best scoring chances but avoid the massive bunkers... more

Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Building [Museum / Art Gallery]

The Airfield, Manston Road, Ramsgate

Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Building, The Airfield, Ramsgate, Surrey

The Memorial Building houses wartime Spitfire & Hurricane fighter aircraft together with an ever expanding display of original and emotive memorabilia from the 1939-1945 war periods. Battle of Britain Tapestry. ´Dambusters´ and ´Channel Dash´... more

Wollaton Hall, Gardens & Deer Park [Garden]

Wollaton Park, Nottingham

Wollaton Hall, Gardens & Deer Park, Wollaton Park, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


Explore Wollaton Hall and Deer park, Nottingham Wollaton Hall stands on a natural hill 2 miles west of Nottingham City Centre. Located on 500 acres of historic deer park, with a rich diversity of habitats and species. See herds of... more

Gilbert White's House & Garden and The Oates Collection [Historic House]

The Wakes, Selborne, Alton

Gilbert White's House & Garden and The Oates Collection, The Wakes, Alton, Hampshire

Discover three fascinating stories about explorers of the Natural World…… Rev.Gilbert White, 18th century naturalist is remembered as the first ecologist and author of the world famous book The Natural History of Selborne. Explore his home which is... more

Pensthorpe Natural Park [Attraction / Activity]

Fakenham Road, Fakenham

Pensthorpe Natural Park, Fakenham Road, Fakenham, Norfolk

Set in the heart of the Wensum Valley and voted Norfolk's Best Large Attraction 2014 & 2015*, Pensthorpe Natural Park is an exhilarating day out for the whole family. In its 28th year, the former home to BBC Springwatch (2008-2010) continues to... more

Levens Hall [Historic House]

Kendal

Levens Hall, Kendal, Cumbria

Levens Hall is an Elizabethan mansion, built around a 13th century Pele tower, converted into a gentleman´s residence and home of the Bagot family, containing fine panelling, plasterwork and period furniture. Also paintings by Rubens, Lely and Cuyp... more

Obsession Salon & Spa [Spa]

Branston Golf & Country Club, Branston, Burton upon Trent

Obsession Salon & Spa, Branston Golf & Country Club, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Obsession Salon & Spa is the ultimate holistic experience in sublime luxury hair, beauty and spa treatments and services. This stunning urban retreat is set by the tranquil River Trent in Branston, Staffordshire and is the only spa in the region to... more

Myddelton House Gardens [Garden]

Bulls Cross, Enfield

Myddelton House Gardens, Bulls Cross, Enfield, London


Discover Myddelton House Gardens The former family seat of the Parker-Bowles family, Mydellton House Gardens is a celebration of the self-taught horticulturalist. Created by the Edward Augustus “Gussie' Bowles back in back in the... more

Lincoln Cathedral [Attraction / Activity]

Minster Yard, Lincoln

Lincoln Cathedral, Minster Yard, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

You’ll see Lincoln Cathedral from 25 miles away as you approach this gorgeous historic little city and the closer you get, the more impressive it becomes. Looming over the flatlands of the county, this is possibly one of the finest examples of gothic... more

Marwood Hill Gardens [Garden]

Marwood, Barnstaple

Marwood Hill Gardens, Marwood, Barnstaple, Devon

Take a visit to this very special private garden tucked secretly away in a Devon valley. Covering some 20 acres, with three beautiful lakes, this tranquil garden will provide a day of both inspiration and relaxation for the whole family. Featured... more

Lyme Park, House & Garden [Historic House]

Disley, Stockport

Lyme Park, House & Garden, Disley, Stockport, Cheshire


Explore the magnificent Lyme Park, Surrounded by stunning Parkland Lyme Park, originally a Tudor house, was transformed by the Venetian architect Leoni into an Italianate palace. Parts of the Elizabethan interior have survived and... more

Dunham Massey [Garden]

Stamford Military Hospital, Altrincham

Dunham Massey, Stamford Military Hospital, Altrincham, Greater Manchester


Discover the beautiful gardens of Dunham Massey Dunham Massey, one of the North West´s great plantsman´s gardens with richly planted borders and majestic trees, as well as an 18th century orangery, Victorian bark-house and an old... more

Carlyle's House [Historic House]

24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, London

Carlyle's House, 24 Cheyne Row, London, London


Explore The Chelsea home of a Victorian literary couple Head to the Victorian writer’s shrine in London’s Chelsea that is Carlyle’s House and you’ll learn all about great public speaker, ethical thinker and social essayist Thomas... more

Osborne House [Historic House]

East Cowes

Osborne House, East Cowes


Discover the intimate world of Queen Victoria at Osborne House Osborne House was built for Queen Victoria and Prince Albert as a private holiday home. It was designed by Prince Albert and built by Thomas Cubitt in Italianate... more

Walton Heath Golf Club [Golf Course]

Deans Lane, Walton on the Hill, Tadworth

Walton Heath Golf Club, Deans Lane, Tadworth, Surrey

Walton Heath, whose captain was once Edward VIII, boast two courses, the Old and New, and has a links feel although set in the heart of Surrey. Heather borders the fairway and some carries over heather beds require length and accuracy. The new and... more

Knebworth House, Gardens & Park [Historic House]

Knebworth

Knebworth House, Gardens & Park, Knebworth, Hertfordshire

Knebworth House has been home to the Lytton family since 1490. The Tudor house was redesigned in the gothic style, with turrets, gargoyles and griffins. The interior of the house has a variety of styles, from the Jacobean Banqueting Hall to the... more

Lanhydrock [Garden]

Bodmin

Lanhydrock, Bodmin, Cornwall


Explore beautiful Victorian Gardens at Lanhydrock Lanhydrock garden overlooks the valley of the River Fowey. Set on a hillside facing north-east above the house and park with bold, formal, Victorian lawns, lines of topiary yews,... more

Battersea Park Children's Zoo [Attraction / Activity]

Battersea Park

Battersea Park Children's Zoo, Battersea Park

You can’t beat a good zoo. Battersea Park Children's Zoo at London's Chelsea Gate brings wildlife to the city with an excellent array of creatures with which to wow your kids. Pop up beside the meerkats, hang out with Wiggle and Piggle the Kune Kune... more

Killerton [Garden]

Broadclyst, Exeter

Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter, Devon


Explore the beautiful Gardens of Killerton Killerton is a famous woodland hillside garden full of splendid old and special trees including innumerable record-breaking specimens, many introduced by the plantsman Veitch, rare shrubs,... more

RHS Garden Hyde Hall [Garden]

Creephedge Lane, Rettendon, Chelmsford

RHS Garden Hyde Hall, Creephedge Lane, Chelmsford, Essex


Explore 360 acres of Incredible Gardens at RHS Garden Hyde Hall RHS Garden Hyde Hall boasts an eclectic range of inspirational horticultural styles from traditional to modern, providing interest and colour, whatever the weather or... more

Chilford Hall Vineyard [Attraction / Activity]

Balsham Road, Linton

Chilford Hall Vineyard, Balsham Road, Linton, Cambridgeshire

Chilford Vineyard cover 18 acres and the first vines were planted in 1972. The internationally famous Chilford Hall Vineyard, originally laid out in 1972 with further planting between 1974 and 1976, currently has 18 acres in production.... more

Oxburgh Hall [Historic House]

Oxborough, Swaffham

Oxburgh Hall, Oxborough, Swaffham, Norfolk


Discover the romantic moated manor house, Oxburgh Hall Oxburgh Hall is a moated manor house with a magnificent Tudor gatehouse, built in 1482 by the Bedingfeld family, who still live there today. The rooms show how the house... more

Grimsthorpe Castle [Historic House]

Bourne

Grimsthorpe Castle, Bourne, Lincolnshire


Explore Grimsthorpe Castle Grimsthorpe Castle, dating from 13th century, has been the home of the de Eresby family since 1516 when it was granted to the 11th Baron Willoughby de Eresby by Henry V111. The State Rooms house stunning... more

Bradford Industrial Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Moorside Mills, Moorside Road, Eccleshill, Bradford

Bradford Industrial Museum, Moorside Mills, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Bradford Industrial Museum, built in 1875 and the original spinning mill, is alive with magnificent machinery which once converted raw wool into the world´s worsted cloth. Inside the mill, you can experience the sounds and smells of the engines which... more

Green Farm Spa [Spa]

The Old Stables, Duck Lane, Shadoxhurst

Green Farm Spa, The Old Stables, Shadoxhurst, Kent

'Green Farm Spa - a little piece of heaven in the Kent countryside' (Rebecca Barnes, Beauty/travel/lifestyle journalist) A total escape, set on a private farm estate in the idyllic Kent countryside, surrounded by acres of ancient forest and... more

Aintree Racecourse [Attraction / Activity]

Ormskirk Road, Aintree, Liverpool

Aintree Racecourse, Ormskirk Road, Liverpool, Merseyside

Ridiculously elaborate hat? Check. Daring, stylish slinky dress? Check. Come April, the only place to be if you like a hedonistic day or two at the races is Aintree, near Liverpool, for the John Smith’s Grand National. The final big meeting of the... more

York Golf Club [Golf Course]

Lords Moor Lane, Strensall, York

York Golf Club, Lords Moor Lane, York, North Yorkshire

York moved to their current site at Strensall in 1904 and J H Taylor designed the course of around 6,000 yards and it was among the longest and most testing in Yorkshire. Now it measures 6,301 yards with tree-lined fairways but has retained its... more

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Trip Lane, Linton, Wetherby

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa, Trip Lane, Wetherby, West Yorkshire

At the Woodhall Spa, if you desire nothing more than being totally pampered, you certainly won’t be disappointed. Just slip out of the steam room or hot spa pool and into the Beauty Area, where a range of luxurious treatments await you. Then it’s... more

Trengwainton Garden [Garden]

Madron, Penzance

Trengwainton Garden, Madron, Penzance, Cornwall

The sheltered 20th century Trengwainton Garden has an abundance of exotic trees and shrubs. Intimate and closely linked to the picturesque stream running through its valley, the garden contains a rich collection of speciality acacias and large-leaved... more

The Lorrens Ladies Health Hydro [Spa]

The Lorrens, Guestland Road, Torquay

The Lorrens Ladies Health Hydro, The Lorrens, Torquay, Devon

Ladies rejoice; there’s a place in the beautiful English Riviera where relaxation is its raison d’etre. Very much a family affair, Lorrens Health Hydro, which, as its name suggests, is strictly for the fairer sex, occupies a tranquil spot in Torquay,... more

Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Towneley Holmes Road, off Todmorden Road, Burnley

Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum, Towneley Holmes Road, Burnley, Lancashire

Towneley Hall was the home of the Towneley family for over 500 years until 1902. Displays include oil and watercolour paintings, studio pottery, Royal Lancastrian Pilkington Pottery, regional oak furniture. The Hall contains fine period rooms,Great... more

Cairngorms National Park [Attraction / Activity]

14 The Square, Grantown-on-Spey

Cairngorms National Park, 14 The Square, Grantown-on-Spey, Moray

You could easily spend two weeks in the Cairngorm National Park alone – it’s the biggest national park in Britain and is veritably stuffed with things to see and do. Not surprising, since it has Britain’s largest and highest mountain range and is a... more

Bradford Industrial Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Moorside Mills, Moorside Road, Eccleshill, Bradford

Bradford Industrial Museum, Moorside Mills, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Bradford Industrial Museum, built in 1875 and the original spinning mill, is alive with magnificent machinery which once converted raw wool into the world´s worsted cloth. Inside the mill, you can experience the sounds and smells of the engines which... more

Green Farm Spa [Spa]

The Old Stables, Duck Lane, Shadoxhurst

Green Farm Spa, The Old Stables, Shadoxhurst, Kent

'Green Farm Spa - a little piece of heaven in the Kent countryside' (Rebecca Barnes, Beauty/travel/lifestyle journalist) A total escape, set on a private farm estate in the idyllic Kent countryside, surrounded by acres of ancient forest and... more

Aintree Racecourse [Attraction / Activity]

Ormskirk Road, Aintree, Liverpool

Aintree Racecourse, Ormskirk Road, Liverpool, Merseyside

Ridiculously elaborate hat? Check. Daring, stylish slinky dress? Check. Come April, the only place to be if you like a hedonistic day or two at the races is Aintree, near Liverpool, for the John Smith’s Grand National. The final big meeting of the... more

York Golf Club [Golf Course]

Lords Moor Lane, Strensall, York

York Golf Club, Lords Moor Lane, York, North Yorkshire

York moved to their current site at Strensall in 1904 and J H Taylor designed the course of around 6,000 yards and it was among the longest and most testing in Yorkshire. Now it measures 6,301 yards with tree-lined fairways but has retained its... more

Gullane Golf Club (No 3) [Golf Course]

West Links Road, Gullane

Gullane Golf Club (No 3), West Links Road, Gullane, East Lothian

Gullane 3 is the shortest of the three courses – 5,252 yards, par 68, and the least expensive, two-thirds the price of Gullane 1. But it has all the characteristics of its big brother – and the No 2 course – although the rough is probably less... more

Crail Golfing Society [Golf Course]

Balcomie Clubhouse, Crail

Crail Golfing Society, Balcomie Clubhouse, Crail, Fife

Crail's Balcomie Links is set along the Fife coastline and several holes run alongside the sea and and rocky outcrops of the Firth foreshore which come into play at the second, fourth and fifth - ominously called Hell's Hole - where you must make up... more

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Trip Lane, Linton, Wetherby

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa, Trip Lane, Wetherby, West Yorkshire

At the Woodhall Spa, if you desire nothing more than being totally pampered, you certainly won’t be disappointed. Just slip out of the steam room or hot spa pool and into the Beauty Area, where a range of luxurious treatments await you. Then it’s... more

Trengwainton Garden [Garden]

Madron, Penzance

Trengwainton Garden, Madron, Penzance, Cornwall

The sheltered 20th century Trengwainton Garden has an abundance of exotic trees and shrubs. Intimate and closely linked to the picturesque stream running through its valley, the garden contains a rich collection of speciality acacias and large-leaved... more

The Lorrens Ladies Health Hydro [Spa]

The Lorrens, Guestland Road, Torquay

The Lorrens Ladies Health Hydro, The Lorrens, Torquay, Devon

Ladies rejoice; there’s a place in the beautiful English Riviera where relaxation is its raison d’etre. Very much a family affair, Lorrens Health Hydro, which, as its name suggests, is strictly for the fairer sex, occupies a tranquil spot in Torquay,... more

Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

Towneley Holmes Road, off Todmorden Road, Burnley

Towneley Hall Art Gallery & Museum, Towneley Holmes Road, Burnley, Lancashire

Towneley Hall was the home of the Towneley family for over 500 years until 1902. Displays include oil and watercolour paintings, studio pottery, Royal Lancastrian Pilkington Pottery, regional oak furniture. The Hall contains fine period rooms,Great... more

The Flackley Ash Health Club, Spa & Beauty Rooms [Spa]

Flackley Ash Hotel & Restaurant, Peasmarsh, Rye

The Flackley Ash Health Club, Spa & Beauty Rooms, Flackley Ash Hotel & Restaurant, Rye, East Sussex

A visit to Flackley Ash Leisure Club & Spa will leave you feeling relaxed and revitalized. With a peaceful setting and friendly staff on hand, you can enjoy a swim in the indoor heated swimming pool, take it easy in the scented steam room or saunas,... more

Michelham Priory House & Gardens [Garden]

Upper Dicker, Hailsham

Michelham Priory House & Gardens, Upper Dicker, Hailsham, East Sussex


Explore the gardens of Michelham Priory A turn around the gardens at Michelham Priory is a further education in the history of this beautiful site, such is the care that has been taken to ensure many plantings are authentic and true... more

Lewes Castle & Barbican House Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

169 High Street, Lewes

Lewes Castle & Barbican House Museum, 169 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex

If you’ve never visited the pretty town of Lewes, which sits within the glorious South Downs just a few miles from bustling Brighton and the coast, a trip to Lewes Castle and Barbican House Museum is a great way to familiarize yourself with this... more

John O'Gaunt Golf Club [Golf Course]

Sutton Park, Sandy

John O'Gaunt Golf Club, Sutton Park, Sandy, Bedfordshire

There are two courses at this up and coming club and the main lay-out, The John O'Gaunt is rated highly with well groomed fairways and fast greens while the Carthagena provides a contrast to the John O'Gaunt with much larger greens. The two courses... more

Titsey Place Gardens [Garden]

Titsey, Oxted

Titsey Place Gardens, Titsey, Oxted, Surrey

Titsey Place Garden´s upper terrace is the perfect place to enjoy the long views across the Darent Valley, which extends to the beginnings of the South Downs. The box link beds were planted over 150 years ago. The fountain at the centre of the lower... more

Worplesdon Golf Club [Golf Course]

Heath House Road, Woking

Worplesdon Golf Club, Heath House Road, Woking, Surrey

Worplesdon is another quality Surrey heather-gorse-and fir tree course that makes the area such a golfing paradise. It has changed little since F J Abercromby produced the plans in 1907. The par threes are a feature – the 139-yard tenth demanding a... more

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