The Eden Project

The Eden Project is a popular tourist attraction in St Blazey, Cornwall, where hundreds of unusual and beautiful plants are cultivated. The state-of-the-art multiple greenhouse complex features futuristic biomes that house plants collected from all over the world, from a multitude of environments and climates. The largest greenhouse, the spectacular

My Old Man’s a Dustman!

‘My Old Man’s a Dustman’ was a song recorded by Lonnie Donegan in 1960 – it reached number one in the UK charts, remaining at the top position for four weeks. Anthony James Donegan was born in Glasgow, in 1931. He moved to London as a young lad, where he

The top 10 things to see and do in Cornwall

Cornwall regularly tops the polls as the UK’s best tourist destination, and rightly so! It attracts around four million visitors every year, including many who own a holiday home in the much sought-after area. It’s not hard to see the appeal of this region in the south-west corner of England.

Tunes to Drive for!

Driving and listening to music go hand in hand, and what may seem like a boring car journey can be livened up with the aid of some top tunes blasting from the car stereo. Whether you’re embarking on a road trip or the daily commute to work, these are some

Safe Driving Tips for Small Country Lanes

Whether you’re on holiday, taking a leisurely trip out or completing your daily commute, few things compare with driving down a quiet country lane on a hot summer’s day. However, driving along a narrow country lane is not without hazards, so it’s important to take extra care. You may be

The World’s most Expensive Motorhome

The days when a motorhome was a very basic affair, without any comforts, are long gone. Today’s modern versions really are a “home on wheels”, enabling travellers to complete long journeys and enjoy a pleasant holiday in a modern vehicle equipped with all mod cons. However, few vehicles will be

The UK’s Most Beautiful Coastal Campsites

The UK is home to many beautiful campsites by the sea, where tourists can enjoy a relaxing holiday, breathing in the fresh air and making use of the fantastic array of facilities available. The days when staying at a campsite meant pitching your tent in a farmer’s field and running

Road Records to Remember

Some of the UK’s roads have received a mention in the Guinness Book of Records – but sadly, not always for the right reasons! If you’re planning to take a drive across our green and pleasant country, here are some road records to remember. The Great British roads officially hold

The History of the Electric Car

You’d be forgiven for assuming that the electric car was a modern invention, but it actually boasts quite a lengthy history. In fact, the first electric vehicles can be traced back to the 19th century. It’s not completely clear who is responsible for developing the first electric vehicle, but there

Top Motorhome Films

Motorhomes feature in many a film adding comedy, drama and suspense to a wide range of exciting tales. Here are some classic examples. Meet the Fockers In this comedy caper that follows on from Meet the Parents, Robert De Niro’s character introduces his over-the-top motorhome that comes complete with fancy