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Mysterious England – mystical sites, strange rituals and things that go bump in the night!

Strange rituals, superstitions and things that go bump in the night – mysterious England has more than its fair share of them all. Take a look at our top picks and try your hand at solving some of our country’s most ancient riddles.

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Tar Barrel Racing – The ultimate bonfire night celebration

There is not much left in Britain that is dangerous, tremendously fun, and still legal and the flaming tar barrel racing at Ottery St Mary – the sweet town in Devon where Samuel Taylor Coleridge was born – stands out as being all three of those things.

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A Taste of Autumn – Top Cider Tours near our Holiday Cottages

The cooling air, the colours creeping into the foliage… these are all signs that it’s autumn. And the fragrant aromas and flavours of this ‘season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’ remind us that it’s also cider time!

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Nine beautiful autumn walks near our holiday cottages

Yearning for a short break with a beautiful autumn walk? To toast autumn’s arrival, our team have put together nine of our favourite autumn walks for drinking in the season’s most beautiful sights.

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Top wet weather attractions and activities near our cottages

We appreciate that if there’s one thing the UK is famous for, it’s the unpredictable weather. But don’t fret because there are loads of wet weather attractions and activities near our holiday cottages to keep everyone busy when the skies turn grey. Here's our round-up of top weather-proof days out.

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Top 10 things to do in the Mendips

It’s not just Glastonbury Festival that draws people into the Mendips each year! Breathe in that clean West Country air as we take a virtual tour of our top 10 things to do in the Mendips that will entertain families, history buffs and wildlife lovers alike.

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September – a perfect time for a cottage holiday

September – our favourite month. The sun’s still out, but school isn’t… they’re back! And, as the children return to school, a level of calm returns to much of the country, allowing you to make the most of the fine estates, gardens, coast and countryside.

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3-2-1… Bake Off! Great English bakes & breaks

With The Great British Bake Off nearly upon us, we felt inspired to celebrate our baking heritage by checking out the places where some of England’s most famous bakes originated. Why not try some of these great English bakes & breaks for yourself?

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Dog friendly cottages – Enjoy a break with all the family!

Doesn’t your dog deserve a break too? At Staycation Holidays, we know that your furry friends are a part of the family, so why leave your pet-pooch behind when you can choose one of our dog friendly cottages?

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Forget about the weather… Wonderful hot tub breaks!

Whatever the season, or weather, hot tub breaks always make for a great holiday - whether you’re booking a romantic getaway, a family Staycation, or a get-together with friends...

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