Walking holidays in Spain

The vast and varied landscape of Spain offers some amazing walking holiday opportunities. From high up in the mountains of the Sierra Navada, where snow capped mountains can be seen for most of the year, through to the lakes and winery covered slopes of Galicia, there are truly stunning walks.  Below we’ve highlighted some of the great places to stay ….

Island Getaways

There’s something about a holidaying on an island that somehow feels more romantic, more adventurous. Often with their own unique architecture, cuisine and culture they can feel a world away – even if in reality they’re only a two hour flight away. Check out our selection of romantic island getaways – Greek islands, Italian islands and some even further away. ….

A guide to visiting Kalkan, Turkey – a true escape

Sarah Udall, one of the Further Afield team, was in Kalkan, Turkey recently and she has shared some of her thoughts on this corner of paradise. Plus we’ve some insider tips from Ann who owns Villa Cukur. Where is Kalkan? On Turkey’s Mediterranean coast, nestled beneath the Taurus Mountains, Kalkan is in the perfect location to make the most of ….

Meet the owners – The Elm Tree

Enjoy an autumnal getaway at The Elm Tree in this beautiful corner of Lincolnshire with afternoon teas, stunning coastline and medieval market towns to explore. Check out their seasonal offer for Further Afield travellers too.  Tucked away in this beautiful corner of Lincolnshire, The Elm Tree is a proper piece of English escapism. Lovely rooms, afternoon teas, Medieval market town to ….

A conversation with Lee Bye from Tuddenham Mill

At Further Afield it’s not just about beautiful and welcoming places to stay. It’s also about finding places that offer amazing service, places where each element of that service is carefully crafted and executed. Tuddenham Mill in Suffolk, with its stunning rooms and award-winning restaurant is a perfect example. This time we meet Lee Bye, who was Head Chef at Tuddenham ….

Christmas & New Year’s Eve Breaks in the UK

Summer seems to be stretching on forever this year, but if you’re thinking about a short break in the UK over Christmas and New Year it pays to be organised. Here’s a few ideas for hotel and B&B breaks, plus some self catering ideas from the Further Afield collection: GUEST HOUSES AND BOUTIQUE HOTELS Tuddenham Mill – Suffolk The romance ….

Meet the Owners – Hop Pickers’ House

Beautiful Hop Pickers House on the Worcestershire and Shropshire border is full of history and character and makes the perfect escape in stunning countryside. Originally built to house transient hop pickers in season, it’s now fit for a Queen (or two) with beautifully designed and decorated interiors. The dog-friendly cottage is surrounded by beautiful gardens and woodland and is a couple ….

Intimate Wedding Venues in the UK

Choosing a wedding or event venue can be a minefield but fear not – here at Further Afield, we’ve done some of the hard work for you. If you’re looking for a more personal, intimate venue for your big event, which welcomes everyone, we’ve got it covered. Here are some of our favourite intimate wedding venues in the UK where ….