How To Follow The Essex Serpent’s Trail

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Visit and stay at the stunning Essex coastline showcased on the Apple TV hit, The Essex Serpent The Essex Serpent, based on the bestselling novel of the same name starring Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston, has hit the small screen. Viewers are spellbound by an unexpected extra character: the spectacular Essex coastline. Essex-born author of […]

The Perfect Summer ‘Staycation’ At The George Hotel

The George Hotel

Whilst we would all like to get away this Summer after a year and a half or little to no travel, the restrictions surrounding European and further-afield getaways can make it difficult to do so, especially if you are travelling with children. Luckily, The George Hotel are on hand to host the perfect Summer retreat.  […]

Travel Wishlist: The Best Post-Covid Holiday Destinations

Best Hotels For Post Covid Holiday

Absolutely London’s best holiday destinations for a post-Covid getaway  By Abbie Schofield If you’re thinking about booking a holiday for after Covid, we don’t blame you. After what felt like a never-ending January, spring is on the horizon, and with that, a renewed hope that life will return to some semblance of normal in the […]

Exploring the history of Down Hall Hotel & Spa

Down Hall Hotel

Down Hall Hotel & Spa in Hatfield Heath has quite the story behind it, as we discover by delving into the Norman Conquest, Doomsday and classrooms BY Colin Exton The manor of Down Hall was in existence during the reign of Edward the Confessor (1042-1066) and we know from Anglo Saxon records that during his […]

Hayley Sparkes On Her Top Travel Tips

Aerial view of Mauritius

Need a lockdown lift? As we prepare to get back out into Essex once again, local TV presenter Hayley Sparkes shows why we should all try to look on the bright side of life It may nearly be summer, but as I am talking to Hayley Sparkes, hailstones are slamming into my window. At the […]