Instant-Book Holidays for May & June 2021

Ready for an escape? We are offering a selection of instant-book holidays in Scotland and England available for travel in May and June 2021. Read more

8 Experiences You Can Only Have in England

From Lindisfarne to Land’s End, England’s green and pleasant land is home to enough treasures to spend a lifetime exploring. To help you compile your English bucket list, we’re shining the spotlight on some truly unique experiences across the country. Read more

10 Stunning Secret Beaches in Devon & Cornwall

Keen to escape to the beautiful coast of Devon and Cornwall but want to avoid the crowds? We're shining the spotlight on our favourite secluded beaches and coves which are quietly waiting to be explored. Read more

Photo Competition: 7 Stunning Winning Shots (Self-Drive Holidays)

We've been delving into the achives of our annual photo competition and looking at past winners of our self-drive category. The Isle of Skye has to be one of the most photogenic places on Earth! Read more

North Coast 500: The World’s Best Road Trip?

Voted one of the best road trips in the world, the spectacular North Coast 500 ventures through the wild and beautiful north coast of Scotland. A journey of a lifetime! Sine from the Absolute Escapes team set off to discover Scotland's answer to Route 66. Read more

Photo Competition: 6 Stunning Winning Shots (Walking Holidays)

We missed our annual photo competition in 2020 so we've been taking a look at some of the incredible winning shots from our Walking Holiday category in previous years. Do you have the photography skills to win our competition in 2021? Read more

Following Ancient Footsteps on Britain’s Pilgrimage Trails

Pilgrimage walks have boomed in popularity in recent years, both in the UK and as far afield as Japan and The Middle East. Whilst some trails grew organically from religious roots, a large number are non-religious and cultural - aiming simply to connect people through walking, nature, and local... Read more

The 16 Most Picturesque Villages in England

To celebrate the launch of our wonderful new self-drive holidays in England, we're shining the spotlight on England's picture-postcard villages ... Read more

10 Wonderful Ways Walking Can Boost Your Wellbeing

Here at Absolute Escapes, it doesn’t take much persuading to get our team out walking - the fresh air, the spectacular views and the time spent with friends. In our latest blog, Fern from the team discovers why walking is so good for you... Read more

The 10 Most Beautiful Castles in Wales

Despite its size, Wales has more castles per square mile than any other country in Europe! These castles span the history and length of the country keeping in common their fantastic locations, with views that will absolutely take your breath away. Check out favourites here... Read more