A guide to visiting Nardò in Puglia – a true Italian gem

At Further Afield we love finding places that are off the beaten track, places to discover and feel like you’re a pioneer. Nardò in Puglia, Italy, is one of those discoveries and with great places to stay forming part of the Further Afield collection we feel it’s time to share it with you, so find out about: How to get to Nardò ….

Christmas Breaks Abroad

With the long, dark nights closing in, is the thought of another Christmas spent slaving over a hot stove filling you with dread? If so, help is at hand in the form of our pick of Christmas breaks abroad, from cozy, snow-dusted cottage getaways in Europe to sybaritic holidays in the Thai sun. Arriadh Hotel – Ronda, Spain Surrounded by ….

Christmas & New Year’s Eve Breaks in the UK

The festive holidays are a great opportunity to recharge ahead of a new year, but that doesn’t necessarily mean a Bridget Jones’ style family sherry fest. Check out the last-minute availability and offers on short breaks for Christmas and New Year from the Further Afield collection to get you truly escaping this holiday season. Christmas sweaters optional… Christmas Hotel Breaks ….

Cozy English B&Bs for an Autumn Break

Autumn is one of our favorite times of the year in the UK; the nights are drawing in, there’s a chill in the air and the leaves are changing colour. It’s the perfect time to pick conkers, kick leaves and think about escaping to one of the gorgeous English B&Bs in the Further Afield collection. South & South West 11 ….

How to Pack – 10 Top Wrinkles

An expert traveller’s guide to packing Travel expert Kate Simon gives us her Top 10 travel packing tips for any trip: Do you fold or roll? It’s the question I’m always asked when people find out that I’m co-author of Lonely Planet’s How to Pack for Any Trip. Frankly, I do both – wondering as I haphazardly roll and fold ….


A Pampla

A PAMPLA in Galicia, north west Spain is a magical, 200 year-old house overlooking a valley on to the Deva and Mino rivers. Owners, Magdalena and Javi have lovingly restored the house and now continue the work of Magdalena’s grandparents, tending to the vineyards and selling the delicious wine they produce through their bodega TORGO. They also run Spanish, Portuguese and ….