Looking for a last-minute summer staycation that won't break the bank? We're on it. From self-catering cottages in the countryside to pubs with rooms and eco cabins on the quiet edges of the city, these are the best UK stays to book now.
Wash away the cobwebs in Portugal’s laid-back surfing mecca. A drive along the coast from Lisbon, Ericeira is a historic fishing village turned hang out for modern bohemians. Dive into our #ThisisLivingGuide, in partnership with Corona, for oceanside guesthouses, Bali-style smoothie bowls and sunset sessions at the oldest club on the Iberian Peninsula.
Hind Sebti is the founder of whind, whose pioneering new range of skincare products blends science-led innovation with a sensual, Moroccan approach. We talk revitalising jet-lagged skin, the time-honoured rituals of the hammam, and why the beauty industry is in need of a good dose of joy.
Fancy taking a dip in Hampstead Heath Ponds or brunching at the art-deco Brockwell Lido? We’ve found London’s best outdoor swimming pools for you to make a splash in the capital.
Wondering what books to stash into your staycation suitcase? We've picked our all-time favourites set in the blissful British countryside, from cult-classic novels to timeless travelogues and the children's adventure story we still can't put down.
Japanese minimalism meets Scandi functionality in this pared-back interiors edit. Say farewell to hygge with swoon-worthy furniture, utilitarian kitchenware and aromatic wood diffusers from London’s coolest concept store. This is Japandi.
Where better to spend your evening sipping on prosecco whilst watching Macbeth and listening to the sounds of the Atlantic Ocean? Perched high above a gully with a rocky outcrop, the Minack Theatre is Cornwall’s most famous theatre.
Take a walk on the wild side with our favourite hiking trails in Iceland. Expect easy, scenic mountain strolls near Reykjavík, hot-spring baths in the Southern Highlands and routes that scale glaciers and volcanoes. Crampons required.
With glowing-green eco credentials and interiors to delight mid-century devotees, this self-catering cabin makes for a cosy weekend break with friends or family. Switch off in the free-standing tub with floor-to-ceiling views over the craggy Welsh mountains.
Patchwork fields, world-famous wineries and endless crumbling castellos, Tuscany is quintessentially Italian.
Looking for a weekend getaway closer to home? We’ve partnered with our friends at The Double Red Duke, to give you and a friend the chance to win an idyllic weekend in the picturesque Cotswold village of Clanfield.
From island fairy pools to river swims, take the plunge in these beautiful wild spots scattered across the UK.