St Patrick's Day in Yosemite Gold Country

Celtic Faire Festivities & Dancing Leprechauns In Yosemite Gold Country

From Celtic Faire festivities to dancing leprechauns, Yosemite Gold Country is no slouch when it comes to celebrating St Patrick’s Day and its many traditions.  Yosemite Gold Country is located just two and a half hours east of San Francisco … Continue reading Celtic Faire Festivities & Dancing Leprechauns In Yosemite Gold Country

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Get Wireless 2014 Tickets To See Headliners Kanye West And Bruno Mars

The tenth Wireless Festival will take place for the very first time at London’s Finsbury Park and Birmingham’s Perry Park on Friday 4th July – Sunday 6th July, with headline acts including Kanye West, Drake and Bruno Mars. OutKast, Pharrell Williams, … Continue reading Get Wireless 2014 Tickets To See Headliners Kanye West And Bruno Mars

How To Have a Relaxing Christmas, Pub-Style

You can escape from the rush and expense of towns by celebrating Christmas at a traditional country pub this year. Picture open log fires, menus brimming with seasonal, local dishes, real ales, extensive wine lists and the most important ingredient of all – a warm, festive atmosphere. And, at the busiest time of the year, it couldn’t be easier to find a local ‘Great Country Pub’. From Wiltshire and Dorset, across the south east to Suffolk and Norfolk a hand-picked selection of more than 200 country inns can be found at greatcountrypubs.com. The website features party events, country walks, places … Continue reading How To Have a Relaxing Christmas, Pub-Style

The Best Haunted Hotels For Halloween 2013

Where better to stay on Halloween night than a hotel with a resident ghost? In fact, if you’re into that type of thing any time is pretty good if you’re after spectres of nuns, monks, children and even Sir Walter Raleigh – all been spotted at some of the UK’s top five-star getaways. Our friends at britainsfinest.co.uk decided to investigate a little further and find the ten best hotels with a spooky secret… 1. Lumley Castle Hotel There is said to be two ghosts at Lumley castle, Lily Lumley who was the 14th Century Lady of the manor and who … Continue reading The Best Haunted Hotels For Halloween 2013

Tenby Blues Festival: Music and a Pub Trail – Wow!

The popular coastal resort of Tenby in Pembrokeshire, South West Wales will play host to the town’s Blues Festival over the weekend of Friday 8th – Sunday 10th November with numerous bands appearing in several venues. Expect a mix of international and UK-based acts, including some of the finest Welsh bands, playing full on electric blues and old time acoustic blues plus music from where the blues touches base with other genres. Headlining the main venue, the De Valence, on the Saturday evening, will be Bernard Allison, the guitar-playing, singing and song writing son of the late, legendary blues guitarist … Continue reading Tenby Blues Festival: Music and a Pub Trail – Wow!

See Beyond The City At This Year’s Edinburgh Fringe

If you’re visiting the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August, why not take some time out from the comedy, arts and theatre to see some more of Scotland? The festival takes place between 1st and 30th August is one of the most highly anticipated and cultured events in the capital’s calendar. Rabbie’s is a specialist tour operator for small groups that can take you through the beautiful countryside to see the very best of Scotland in just one day. With a choice of travelling as far up north as Loch Ness, or staying within looking distance of the Lothians, there’s a … Continue reading See Beyond The City At This Year’s Edinburgh Fringe