Stuart Cotterill

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America’s best Mountain Peaks for your bucket list

America is home to some of the greatest peaks and summits, many of these connected to a National Park. Whether you are an experienced hiker/climber, …

10 perfect pub walks in the Cotswolds

These walks are spread over an area from Winchcombe in the west in the shadow of that walker’s dream, the limestone escarpment known as the Cotswold Edge, to the brooding flatlands of the RSPB Nature Reserve at Otmoor, north of Oxford, in the east. The pubs, all chosen for their individual charm, …

Exploring The "Harry Potter Bridge": Glenfinnan Viaduct, Scotland

Even if you don’t know it from the movies, it’s still a stunning bridge in a stunning spot. It’s technically a “viaduct”, i.e. a bridge with many smaller spans. If you Google “Harry Potter bridge” it knows that you mean the Glenfinnan Viaduct, just north of the town of the same name, and about a …

10 of the best hotels in Britain and Ireland

If you fancy a swim, there is an amazing natural rock pool at the side of the hotel<p>You can eat alfresco as seals bask on the rocks and wild stags roam the garden<p>All three rooms have lake and mountain views, as well as fresh flowers, homemade biscuits and books<p>Forty years ago, an article in the</i> …

7 Epic Northern Lights Experiences Around the World

Looking for travel destinations that will give you a stunning view of the magically lit up dark skies? These Northern Lights experiences will not …

The Happy Camper: Best Camp Gear for 2017

<b>Despite it being one of the buggiest and wettest summer seasons I can remember in my region, I still managed to sleep in a tent 52 nights so far…with</b> …

Revealed: This is the most beautiful country in the world

Rough Guides asked its readers to vote for the most beautiful country in the world – and it’s hardly surprising to hear that Scotland came right on …

Why You Should Island Hop Scotland’s Inner Hebrides by Bike

Known for hilltop castles, abundant rainfall, and rolling green valleys speckled with flocks of sheep, Scotland far exceeds its classic clichés. From …

The best seaside towns in the UK for a staycation

From North to South and East to West...<p>The number of people shunning long haul destinations for a staycation at some of the most beautiful places …

10 Best Lightweight Tents for Backpacking

I’ll Fly Away<p><i>Big Agnes Fly Creek HV UL2 mtnGLO, 2 lbs 6 oz, $439</i><p>The last thing you want to do in a deluge is pound tent stakes into soggy ground. Big …

Always be prepared with the Adventure Mate 5-in-1 outdoor multi-tool – The Gadgeteer

I’ve never been camping, but when I daydream about being more outdoorsy, I can picture myself with all sorts of gear for both utility and protection. …

Multi-tools

7 standing stones locations every Outlander fan needs to visit

The standing stone circle from Outlander has drawn fans to tour Scotland in search of the mysterious powers of Craigh na Dun. The scene shot on …

10 things to do in Edinburgh

With a dramatically beautiful Old Town and stylishly modern New Town, it’s little wonder Edinburgh is enticing increasing numbers of visitors each …

Scotland

United Kingdom: Budget Travel

Generally, the United Kingdom can be more expensive place to visit than many other European destinations. This is partly that the average salary in …

Best Places to Go Camping in the South

Add some fresh air to your next vacation.<p>While we love to sip a gin and tonic in one of the South’s grand hotels, we’re just as happy with a bottle …

Waterfalls and Walking The Wye Valley Way, Hafren Forest in Wales

We were glamping in mid-Wales at Cledan Valley, near Carno and a bit of research prior to our stay revealed Hafren Forest and it’s many waterfalls to …

The best cottages to stay at for a UK walking holiday - great if you're on a budget

If the idea of donning your hiking boots and exploring the<p>The good news is, you don't need to blow your budget on going abroad for some breathtaking …

Pitch perfect: the UK’s best tiny campsites

Love camping but not campers? In an extract from his book, Tiny Campsites, Dixe Wills picks Britain’s best miniature sites, where nature’s the star, nights are silent and even the loos have great views<p>Until 2016, the first thing visitors learned when staying at Dennis Farm was that it was not the …

Kelty’s latest tent is your portable family-style cabin in the woods

Previous Next<p>1 of 5<p>For dedicated backpackers and thru-hikers, a small and lightweight tent that offers protection from the elements is the perfect …

Portable

Secret Escapes from the crowds in Canada: In Astonishing Photos

It feels as if everybody is talking about Canada this year. On the 1st July the nation will be celebrating its 150th birthday and the tourism …

Hiking