Let’s face it, teachers are awesome. They deal with our precious little charges for nine months of the year and get them through nativities,...

A venue fit for a music gig

Well it has happened again, the UK proved once more on Saturday night that we are universally disliked across the world! Not really, given...

Scarborough seafront

We Brits are starting to wake up to the fact that you don’t need to hop on a plane and travel thousands of miles just to enjoy the delights of a...

Afternoon tea traditional scone and jam

There are so many quintessentially British things that we love here at Love Cottages – talking about the weather, queuing, apologising for...

Stratford upon Avon is the birthplace of William Shakespeare

It would be remiss of us to allow the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare to pass by unacknowledged. At the very least let’s...

Wisemans Bridge near Saundersfoot in Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire’s beaches have a reputation that the most haughty of Hyacinth Bouquets would be envious of. Everyone raves about them. Golden sand...

Capability Brown landscaped the gardens at Stowe before becoming a landscape architect icon

From under-gardener to garden designer and consultant, and all round good gardening egg, Capability Brown is England’s favourite trophy in 2016....

Even the footpath signs are wonky

The legacy of Roman invasion apparent in some of our roads and walls never made it to footpaths and bridleways. And thank diddley for that. Our...

Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city

Introducing Grainne Regan, our second Love Cottages Trusted Travel Writer, whose post below was highly commended.

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Exmoor, home to Chagford in Devon

The winning entry of the Love Cottages Trusted Travel Writer competition written by Christine Phillips

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