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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This pooch needs a holiday as much as you

Well naturally, it will be you winning the prize (potentially). But it’s one your pooch can enjoy too.

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Sunrise over Polperro Cornwall, not to be missed

1. Property porn

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British vineyards are making waves in the wine world

We’re not big drinkers here in the Love Cottages office, but we do have our favourite tipples. We may have expressed an interest in fine,

15 things you might not but probably should know about Cambridge

Hold your horses. We’re only joking. It would be wrong for us to strike allegiance with either shade of blue. Especially as in the run up to the...