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South West Travel Blog

8th November 2021

Christmas Events in Somerset 2021

Prepare for festive fun at these Christmas events in Somerset! Celebrate Christmas in a Somerset holiday cottage and enjoy...

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1st November 2021

The Best Christmas Fairs and Markets in the South West

Friendly stall-holders selling unique gifts, lights twinkling in the frost and heady aromas of mulled wine and mince pies;...

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28th October 2021

Holiday Cottage Christmas Décor Ideas

With Christmas just around the corner, it is important for holiday home owners to get their property ready for...

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Owner Advice Winter in Devon
10 months ago

How to prevent burst pipes at your holiday let

Water ingress or leaks are a real and very present danger to any property and can cause a headache...

Owner Advice
11 months ago

Getting your holiday property ready for spring

Are You Ready for Spring? As we emerge from the new year it is important to look ahead to...

Family-friendly Family walking
12 months ago

Boxing Day and New Year’s Day Walks in Somerset & Devon

Discover these lovely New Year’s Day walks and Boxing Day walks to blow away the cobwebs! Here at Helpful...

Owner Advice View of Dartmoor National Park
12 months ago

Buying a holiday home to let

If you are thinking of buying a holiday home to let, now is the ideal time to invest. Our...

Owner Advice
1 year ago

Meet the Owner – Suzanne Petrides from Hole Farm, Chagford

Meet the Owner of Hole Farm, Chagford. Having worked at Helpful Holidays for many years, I have been very...

Day Out Guides Colourful flower border at RHS Rosemoor
1 year ago

9 of the best gardens in Devon

Devon boasts a number of beautiful gardens: some containing plants and trees that you would expect to find in...