Holiday park undergoes expansion
The lodge development at Newquay View Resort.
ONE of Newquay’s largest holiday resorts has undergone improvements as part of its five-year expansion plans.Newquay View Resort has created a new lodge development, with plots that people can purchase as holiday homes. A lodge or a caravan can be placed on the site.There have been 27 plots incorporated in the first phase, which has been completed, and an undetermined number will be included in the second...
Where to go for a white Christmas 2015
Don't fancy waiting around for snow to hit your home town this Christmas? Here's where to go for a perfect snowy escapeBy Roshina Jowaheer Dec 4, 2015Updated: Dec 4th 2015 04:54 PMWishing for a white Christmas in 2015? While snow may be off the cards for Britain, there are some wonderful winter wonderlands where you can wake up to fresh powder on Christmas Day.There's nothing more magical than a snowy escape at Christmas, when you can get cosy by the...
Holiday to a galaxy far, far away: The best Star Wars inspired getaways
With the hotly anticipated new film Force Awakens released this week, we take a look at some of the best Star Wars inspired places to visit around the worldBy Kat RomeroPUBLISHED: 08:08, Tue, Dec 15, 2015 | UPDATED: 08:49, Tue, Dec 15, 2015 Stay in these Stars Wars inspired spotsSpain, Andalucia:The desert landscapes surrounding Camping Los Escullos, in the rocky outcrop of Andalucia, are reminiscent...
Farmers tap into booming camping and caravanning sector to boost income
This winter, outdoor accommodation search specialist Pitchup.com has revealed its figures for farm bookings in 2015, showing 20,463 bookings at farm sites throughout the UK and Ireland over the last year – representing a massive 31% growth on 2014.
The farm site listed with the provider took a whopping £60,000 in bookings in the past 12 months alone. Given that the average UK farm earns just £27,000 in net farm...
Project to boost ecotourism in KP
PESHAWAR: The tourism department is launching an environment-friendly project in the scenic Galyat and Kaghan valleys to boost ecotourism in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.The project themed as ‘camping paradise’ is aimed at initiating an environment-friendly activity at the grassroots level to promote domestic tourism, generate income for local population, as well as create opportunities for healthy recreation that is in consonance with the local heritage and...
Glamping has been hailed as a shaft of light for the Welsh tourism industry
Glamping Domes at Glamping Holiday in Wales - Snowdonia.Swapping damp, windswept tents for the comfort of a heated pod, yurt, dome or Romany caravan is the new way the well-heeled choose to enjoy the best of the outdoors while preserving a little luxury.Loved by eco-sensitive middle class professionals, glamping has become the a shaft of light for the troubled Welsh tourist industry.ADVERTISING Chair of the Wales...
Camping or Glamping what’s the difference?
There are lots of different locations around the country to explore and see, and with the introduction of the likes of Travel Zoo there are deals to be found. The latest trend and becoming more popular each year is staying in Camping Pods Manufacture and Glamping Pods Manufacture, so what’s the difference? Your basic camping pod is ready and waiting for you when you arrive, no need to set up your tent and it has better security for your...
Chalet pods and Camping Pods mean more Brits stay at home for holidays
Britain is growing increasingly fond of so-called staycations, with travellers becoming more willing to take a short trip on these shores instead of venturing abroad as recessionary mindsets prevail despite the improving economy.
The number of foreign trips Britons take is 16pc lower than it was before the recession, according to data from Visit England, the country’s national tourist board, while holidays in...
HOLGATES (CARAVAN PARKS) LIMITED
Looking for a holiday off the beaten track? Close to the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the Forest of Bowland but away from the crowds?
Holgates Holiday Parks are set in some of Cumbria's and Lancashire's most scenic countryside, dotted along the picturesque Morecambe Bay shoreline with its unspoilt landscape, protected wildlife habitats and delightful coastal villages.
At Holgates, there’s a park to suit everyone. Some are lively with lots of...
Leave the tent at home for life in the pod
Maxi Camping Pods sleep up to four people. Pods include double doors to the front leading on to a veranda, small rear opening window, carpeted floor, plug socket, electric heater, lights, picnic bench and a small area for BBQ/cooking. Prices: Monday – Thursday: £30 per night per pod, Friday – Sunday: £40 per night per pod, Bank Holiday Weekends: £50 per night per pod (minimum of 3 nights). 28 December 2015 – 1 January 2016 - Bank holiday...