Golden beaches, rolling hills, heavenly seafood - Guernsey has everything you could want from a far-flung island getaway. But this little slice of paradise is less than an hour's flight from the UK...
by Sandy Pebbles
Whether you prefer building sandcastles or surfing the waves, cutting-edge cafes or traditional seaside towns, somewhere in Britain, there's the perfect beach for you. Try these five for starters
Beautiful beaches, stunning cliff walks and some fine traditional food are among the highlights of a visit to Cork, one of Ireland’s real beauty spots