Inspiring travel tips from the Cool Places team
It's party time in Leeds
Leeds is gearing up for two huge but very different parties that cap the summer every year in Yorkshire’s buzziest city.
Find a Flavour of the West
What makes the perfect cake? Author Sarah Baxter finds out at the Flavours of the West festival in Bath.
Getting to grips in Grasmere
It’s that time of year again, when World Champions are declared in the small Lake District village of Grasmere.
Boscombe: Britain’s best urban beach
Even when the sea is as flat as a pancake, the lack of a reef hasn’t stopped Boscombe from becoming Britain’s best urban beach.
London may be on the eve of it’s 3rd Olympic Games, Chipping Campden however is about to host its 400th.
Great Glen Canoe Trail
Thanks to the new Great Glen Canoe Trail you can now head out in search of Nessie at paddle height.
Va Va Voom – It's the Wales Coastal Path!
Linking into Offa’s Dyke Path, you can now circumnavigate all of Wales on public footpaths.
Ways with Words
This July the gorgeous Dartington Hall estate in Devon plays host to the 21st Ways with Words festival.