NEWS DIGEST 16.05.2021: Britons look forward to travelling again, but Indian variant looms large

Hi readers!. Happy Sunday, and welcome to the latest news digest incorporating stories and news from InYourArea. Google search data has identified the ten UK landmarks that Brits want to visit the most as lockdown and Covid-19 restrictions begin to ease. The research revealed that Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth, Radcliffe Camera in Oxford and Buckingham Palace in London are the top three places people are most interested in visiting. Using Google search volumes to compare searches between March 2021 and April 2021, holiday company Parkdean Resorts identified the top fifty UK landmarks Brits are most looking forward to visiting, reports … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 16.05.2021: Britons look forward to travelling again, but Indian variant looms large

UK HOLIDAYS: Natural sights most popular for holidaymakers in 2017

London – VIJAY SHAH and SWNS digital   A recent poll on holidays and days out choices among British tourists has found that trips to the country’s peaks are the most popular. The scenic Lake District area of north England topped the choices at number one attraction people most want to visit, overtaking the Peak District in the county of Derbyshire and Wales’ highest mountain, Snowdon. While mountains were the most popular optionsĀ for communing with nature, the poll participants also voted for seaside locations like piers and beaches, as well as museums. The results were drawn from a list of … Continue reading UK HOLIDAYS: Natural sights most popular for holidaymakers in 2017

MOTHER’S DAY: A son’s loving poem

By Vijay Shah (with contribution from Arjun Shah) Today is the Sunday 10th March 2013, and here in the United Kingdom, it is designated on the calendar as Mother’s Day. It’s a once-a-year chance for sons and daughters to show extra appreciation and love for that special woman who helped bring them into the world, who clothed them, fed them and soothed them when they fell and gashed their knees in the garden. A mother is everything. She is an alarm clock, a best friend, a guide, a teacher, a helper, a shoulder to cry on, a foundation of support … Continue reading MOTHER’S DAY: A son’s loving poem

PURE EVASION: A posh Tunisian travel agency; a myriad of serene holiday snaps

By Vijay Shah As any business nowadays knows, it is common sense to have a Facebook presence. With its 800 million active users, according to its own published figures, Facebook has a wide-ranging and international consumer market that even the smallest business could potentially benefit from. This is also true for any organisation that needs an audience; from national governments to charity appeals. Even this little blog, among the millions of blogs out there (30 million estimated using the WordPress platform alone) has its own Facebook page (it’s here!). You do not have to be earning a ‘pretty penny’ to … Continue reading PURE EVASION: A posh Tunisian travel agency; a myriad of serene holiday snaps