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Travel Tips

Travel Tips

Thinking of taking a break in the UK or Ireland? Whether you’re after a little holiday inspiration or simply looking for some expert advice and helpful reviews, this area of the blog is dedicated to giving you the best travel tips around, to make sure you get the absolute most from your holiday.

13th July 2018

7 Cottages Perfect for the August Bank Holiday

August bank holiday falls between Friday 24th and Monday 27th August 2018. It is the perfect time to enjoy...

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4th July 2018

Experience More in the Lake District

The Lake District The Lake District is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the UK, with over...

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22nd June 2018

7 Hidden Gems of the Lake District – Inspire Me Destination of the Month

 ‘…a sort of national property in which every man has a right and interest who has an eye to...

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Travel Tips
1 month ago

Why Go Abroad? 10 Reasons to Stay in the UK this Summer

In our recent review of the holiday let and staycation market we found that in 2017, bookings for holiday...

Travel Tips Burgh Island
2 months ago

Inspire Me Destination of the Month – Devon

Devon is one of the most popular counties in the UK for tourists and holidaymakers. This fact is unsurprising...

Travel Tips Beach Breaks
2 months ago

Sykes Holiday Cottages’ Blue Flag Beachside Breaks

This week saw the announcement of the 2018 recipients of the Blue Flag Award, with the charity awarding 65...

Travel Tips
2 months ago

The very best places to stay in the Cotswolds

From inspiring landscapes and charming country lanes to romantic hilltops and quaint little villages, the Cotswolds is as charming...

Travel Tips
3 months ago

Spring Bank Holiday Cottages Guide

With summer just around the corner, spend your Spring bank holiday weekend in one of our carefully selected cottages,...

Discover Great Britain & Ireland

Why jet off to sunnier climes when there are plenty of picturesque and fascinating destinations to explore much closer to home? Discover the best holiday locations Great Britain & Ireland have to offer with Sykes Cottages.

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