If it's been a few years since you took a holiday in the UK - check out the charms of a rustic Dorset cottage. You might just be surprised.
by Richard Shayler
Madiran in the Haute Pyrenees is an ideal spot to escape and unwind. And, if you visit in August, the village enjoys a vibrant, high summer wine festival
The tranquil middle Thames is Wind in the Willows country. My guide visits sites immortalized in Kenneth Grahame's book as well as Jerome K Jerome's Three Men in a Boat
It's the perfect option for foodies who want to cook their own lobsters when visiting North Cornwall, especially if they are also dog lovers coming down for the great beaches
Land of fire and ice, Iceland is a destination truly deserving of the title 'awesome', ideal for lovers of dramatic landscapes, unspoilt nature, wildlife and above all space
by Johanna Bradley
Fine cuisine in the marina, sea views,long,sandy beaches and a warm North-East welcome await you in Hartlepool, host port for the final leg of the Tall Ships Races in 2010.
Seeking a destination that’s easy to reach, not too harsh on your bank account and offers something for almost everyone? Try Tunisia! (Just watch out for the country’s many answers to Del Boy)
by Jane McDonnell
Set in the warm waters of the Ionian sea, this beautiful island has stunning beaches and breath-taking scenery. Your summer holiday starts here...welcome to Zakynthos (Zante)
by Susan Hughes
Treat yourselves to a five-star experience at Playa del Duque and combine winter sun with fun-filled family activities. You'll keep coming back
There's lots to see and do here as well as the beach. Fréjus is a great place to stay while discovering the rest of the Côte D'Azur and the kids won't complain about "another quaint litle village"