Rule changes create Fringe accommodation shortage, but visitors can STILL bag university rooms

Destiny Student Murano, Edinburgh.EDINBURGH, Scotland, 2024-Jul-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Confusion over Edinburgh’s controversial short-term let regulations is threatening to create a crisis in accommodation for Edinburgh Fringe visitors and performers. Owners of Edinburgh’s short-term let properties, such as Airbnb and guest houses, were required to apply for a licence costing potentially thousands of… Read the full press release

FishPal expands fishing access across Ireland as report reveals Emerald Isle’s waters are cleanest

Lismore Castle fishery, Blackwater, one of Ireland’s most famous salmon rivers. Lismore, Ireland, 2024-Jul-19 — /Travel PR News/ — FishPal, the innovative service that enables anglers to book fly fishing permits online and access the latest information about where is fishing well, has expanded into Ireland and Northern Ireland. Since its launch in 2003, the… Read the full press release

The Great British Beach Hut is back! Why are seaside huts the new UK holiday boom?

  The average value of a beach hut soared by 100.5% in some areas of the UK last year. Beach huts seemed to have gone the way of donkey rides, Punch and Judy and kiss-me-quick hats – but a new generation is now discovering their delights, says a leading expert. Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, 2024-Jul-19 — /Travel… Read the full press release

Now Muggles can stay at the real Hogwarts

Oxford, UK, 2024-Jul-12 — /Travel PR News/ — This summer, it’s easy to come out from that cupboard under the stairs and follow in the footsteps of Harry Potter. A leading holiday expert says it’s actually possible to stay in some of the atmospheric and historic locations that double as Hogwarts school in the Harry… Read the full press release

Take a UK pilgrimage to inspire your own Canterbury tales, says expert

Modern-day pilgrims can stay at Sarum College, a theological college based in 17th-century buildings just opposite Salisbury Cathedral. LONDON, UK, 2024-Jul-12 — /Travel PR News/ — While pilgrimages may sound as much a part of history as the Black Death and witchcraft trials they are, in fact, booming in popularity. For example, the Camino de… Read the full press release

One room to bind them all – how to stay in the real-life inspiration for Middle-Earth and Narnia

One room to bind them all – how to stay in the real-life inspiration for Middle-Earth and Narnia Both J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and C.S. Lewis, writer of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, were Oxford University professors. A leading expert says visitors can stay in… Read the full press release

Pilgrim’s progress: pilgrimages have soared in popularity by 659,000% since the 1970s.

  London, United Kingdom, 2024-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — As recently as the early 1980’s, Europe’s pilgrim trails were in danger of being forgotten yet, today, they have become hugely popular with people looking to bring meaning to their travels, according to new research. Lily Smith, a leading travel expert from Monasteries.com, says: ‘From a… Read the full press release

24% of Brits feel lonelier now than during Covid. Could a more spiritual holiday help?

24% of Brits feel lonelier now than during Covid. Could a more spiritual holiday help? LONDON, UK, 2024-Jun-17 — /Travel PR News/ — The latest Wellbeing figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal many people are lonelier and unhappier than during the Covid pandemic. 24% of Brits felt lonely all or some of… Read the full press release