Real-life Ewok villages! Mesmerising pictures of Germany’s incredible treetop walkways

If you go down to the woods in Germany, you’ll be sure of a mesmerising surprise. Scattered across the country is a mix of incredible Ewok-village-style treetop walkways offering spectacular views over surrounding forests, rivers and mountains and featuring twisted walkways, slides and rope bridges.  Wind your way down to see which path piques your … Read more Real-life Ewok villages! Mesmerising pictures of Germany’s incredible treetop walkways

UK’s 20 most Instagrammable villages revealed based on hashtags

When it comes to pretty villages, Britain is undoubtedly a class act. And so this picture-list of its most ‘Instagrammable’ hamlets is sweet eye-candy indeed. It has been compiled by property website Bankrate, which took to image-sharing site Instagram and assessed the number of hashtags 100 villages dotted around the UK each had. Then it … Read more UK’s 20 most Instagrammable villages revealed based on hashtags

Britain’s 20 most Instagrammable villages revealed from Devon to Wales and Cumbria to Northumberland

When it comes to pretty villages, Britain is undoubtedly a class act. And so this picture-list of its most ‘Instagrammable’ hamlets is sweet eye-candy indeed. It has been compiled by property website Bankrate, which took to image-sharing site Instagram and assessed the number of hashtags 100 villages dotted around the UK each had. Then it … Read more Britain’s 20 most Instagrammable villages revealed from Devon to Wales and Cumbria to Northumberland

It’s official, these are Spain’s most beautiful villages so says Los Pueblos mas Bonitos de Espana

Villages that kiss mountaintop clouds, hamlets of wedding-white houses that overlook the sea, settlements where the streets are lined with millions of mosaic tiles – these are just a few of the calendar-worthy sites that you’ll find in the official list of Spain’s most beautiful villages.  Composed by Los Pueblos mas Bonitos de Espana – aka The … Read more It’s official, these are Spain’s most beautiful villages so says Los Pueblos mas Bonitos de Espana

Center Parcs reopens its five UK holiday villages today

Center Parcs has reopened its five UK holiday villages more than three months after it was forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic. The leisure company, which announced it would be closing its sites temporarily from March 20 amid the ‘exceptional circumstances’ that the nation was now in, will once again welcome guests to its … Read more Center Parcs reopens its five UK holiday villages today

Britain’s most expensive villages revealed by estate agents Savills

The most expensive villages in each county of Britain have been revealed, with some areas seeing average house prices reaching more than £1million. These spots contain the priciest average property prices during the past five years, according to exclusive data from estate agents Savills.    As transactions tend to be lower in these locations, it removed … Read more Britain’s most expensive villages revealed by estate agents Savills

Britain’s most expensive villages revealed by estate agents Savills

The most expensive villages in each county of Britain have been revealed, with some areas seeing average house prices reaching more than £1million. These spots contain the priciest average property prices during the past five years, according to exclusive data from estate agents Savills.    As transactions tend to be lower in these locations, it removed … Read more Britain’s most expensive villages revealed by estate agents Savills

India sees record 15,000 daily coronavirus cases with infections soaring in remote villages

India’s coronavirus caseload skyrocketed by a record 15,000 yesterday as migrant workers left major cities and returned to rural villages.  The increase of 15,413 cases on Sunday – and a further 14,821 reported today – has brought India’s total Covid-19 infections to 425,282. Sunday’s rise was the largest daily increase in cases reported in India so far.  There … Read more India sees record 15,000 daily coronavirus cases with infections soaring in remote villages

Scotland’s rural villages send visitors a clear message with home-made signs

Under normal circumstances they make for perfect stay-cation destinations. But residents in Scottish rural villages and glens have been urging visitors and those wishing to isolate there to stay away.  Signs and blockades have been erected on single track roads and normally popular destinations, with messages such as ‘go home’ and ‘closed’ written across them. … Read more Scotland’s rural villages send visitors a clear message with home-made signs

Scotland’s rural villages send visitors a clear message with home-made signs

Under normal circumstances they make for perfect stay-cation destinations. But residents in Scottish rural villages and glens have been urging visitors and those wishing to isolate there to stay away.  Signs and blockades have been erected on single track roads and normally popular destinations, with messages such as ‘go home’ and ‘closed’ written across them. … Read more Scotland’s rural villages send visitors a clear message with home-made signs