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  • Family-friendly rentals

    Easter's approaching, you need to reconnect with your fam, and we have just the thing to help - 30 gorgeous self-catering cottages across the Muddy counties!

  • Getting Scilly with the kids

    Cornwall meets the Caribbean on this unspoilt archipelago just 28 miles from Land's End. Here are our top tips for visiting with the family in 2019.

  • Sleepover at The Swan

    Heartwarming food, luxury bedrooms (where dogs are welcome), killer breakfasts and nearby walks aplenty on the edge of the Somerset Levels

  • Sneak a peek inside Cornwall’s hippest holiday rental

    Two shiny new awards say Carn Mar in Polzeath is Cornwall's best self-catering stay. So naturally, Muddy had to have a nose around. Care to join me?

  • Booking your family hols?

    Don't do anything till you've seen Flight Centre's first Family Adventures brochure - and put yourself in the running for a £20k dream trip!

  • Home from (luxury) home

    Stay in a gorgeous Georgian townhouse, an architect-designed period property or a swanky penthouse, all slap bang in the centre of beautiful Bath – for free!

  • St Lucia beyond the beaches

    Rainforests, volcanoes, horse riding, snuba (not a typo) diving and other kid-friendly adventures on the beautiful island of St Lucia

  • Winter boltholes

    Pack that overnighter and give yourself the break you deserve, with 37 curated cosy breaks across the Muddy counties.

  • Cheltenham, here we come!

    Ready for the races, peeps? Here's our guide to all that's in store at The November Meeting – it's gonna be a buzzing weekend!

  • Girls’ weekend getaways

    Try these 30 awesome spas, inns, bars and retreats across the Muddy counties and reconnect with your bezzies in style.

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