There are so many lovely things to get up to we are spoilt for choice in the Cotswolds, but we don’t always need to spend a fortune to get into places, children are often in their element just being free in the great outdoors, which is why we are looking at the perfect walks for children in and around the Cotswolds.Read More
You’ve got to love the British summer, it might bring with it four seasons in one day and keep us guessing whether to wear flip-flops or wellies, but as soon as that sun shines us Brits are in a great mood and hit the great outdoors.Read More
Renowned for its quaint villages and historical towns built from trademark golden coloured stone, the rolling green hills, and stunning stately homes and gardens; the Cotswolds are designated an area of outstanding natural beauty and for a good reason.Read More
If you’re planning a visit to our beautiful corner of the planet this summer then you’ve made a very good choice! We might be biased but we don’t believe that there is anywhere quite like the Cotswolds, especially during the summer months when the sun shines down on the beautiful Cotswold stone houses making the villages, towns and countryside look even more stunning.Read More
In theory, getting out and about for a good walk can only be seen as a positive thing; fresh air, getting the heart pumping, using most muscles groups and clearing your mind, but like with everything we do in life, our actions have a knock on effect on the environment in which we live. So how can we make sure that we positively affect the environment rather than negatively?Read More
There are literally hundreds of beautiful walks in the Cotswolds, we are so lucky to be surrounded by exquisite countryside at every turn; from meandering river walks to hills with a view, there are walks for all ability levels and strolls that are sure to please all of the family.Read More
Summer seems to have finally arrived in the Cotswolds (hurrah!!) and with the warmer weather and sunshine comes thoughts of long summers days out exploring the beautiful English Countryside. We are spoiled for choice with places to visit, but one firm favourite is the many gardens and beauty spots to view the wealth of blooms England has to offer.Read More
If you come to the Cotswolds and enjoy wandering the beautiful countryside then you can’t fail to notice the abundance of gorgeuos dry-stone walls in the area. Limestone dry-stone walls feature heavily in the Cotswolds landscape and date back 5000 years locally to Neolithic long barrows.Read More
Not every walk you undertake has to be a an all-day hike that leaves you exhausted for the whole week ahead, sometimes it is nice to take a short stroll, get some fresh air and your fill of countryside views with a small burst of energy.Read More
If you didn’t already know, the Cotswolds is a pretty incredible part of the UK at any time of the year but the summer months are simply beautiful.Read More
Spring is one of our favourite times of the year in the Cotswolds with the countryside bursting into life and looking absolutely beautiful.
We really are spoilt for choice of places to visit locally to immerse ourselves in the beautiful nature that surrounds us, so where are the most beautiful gardens in the Cotswolds?Read More
Here in the Cotswolds we were spoilt with a beautiful Easter break of glorious warm sunshine, but in true April style the blue skies are long gone and we are back to rainy, windy April showers!
Rather than feel glum and frustrated though, lets focus on the benefits of the rain and what they are doing to help us.Read More
As walkers and lovers of nature we find ourselves in the great outdoors frequently, but as the spring sets in and summer days are promised, those of us that suffer with hay fever can’t quite get as excited.
Hay fever is an allergic reaction to pollen, typically when it comes into contact with your mouth, nose, eyes and throat. Pollen is a fine powder from plants.Read More
As well as the gorgeous countryside we have to explore in the Cotswold’s with all manner of wildlife, we are also lucky enough to get sightings of beautiful birds of prey in the wild.Read More
The days are getting longer and the weather is gradually getting better, so what better way to blow off the winter cobwebs than with a good walk?Read More
If you are feeling like getting away from the day to day hustle and bustle of life and you fancy a quiet walk in the middle of nowhere then we’ve put together our favourite Cotswold walks that will give you some space away from it all.Read More
Perhaps your new years resolution this year was to get more active and you are new to hiking, or maybe you’ve been away from it for a while, whatever your situation, we’ve come up with our top hints and tips to make sure that you are fully prepared for the walking months ahead and you can enjoy your hikes to the fullest.Read More
There is nothing quite like heading for a festival, eating some nice food and letting loose and dancing in a field beneath the summer sun. Children are able to run about freely and us adults get to relax, what could be better?Read More