Group trips

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10 fun UK holiday courses and experiences that make perfect Christmas presents
Whether your friends and family want to sharpen their climbing skills or hone their prose style, these short courses make ideal gifts

Vicky Smith

04, Dec, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Cornwall: 10 small group trips offering big outdoor adventures
Locally run outfits offer some of Cornwall’s best activities, including kayaking, coasteering, paddleboarding and via ferrata

Wyl Menmuir

26, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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House party: 15 extraordinary UK holiday properties for a group vacation
From a magnificent Scottish castle to a medieval manor in Kent, swanky pads to have fun with family and friends

Gemma Bowes

13, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Crafty breaks: 15 of the UK’s best creative retreats
From pottery throwing to furniture upcycling, these arty breaks are all about learning new skills – or improving old ones – in lovely surroundings

Rachel Dixon and Jane Dunford

29, May, 2021 @6:30 AM

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10 of the UK's best large holiday cottages – at reduced prices
The rule of six means there’s plenty of space – and handsome discounts – at these grand self-catering properties, all set in superb countryside

Rachel Dixon and Isabel Choat

30, Sep, 2020 @5:30 AM

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Government’s ‘rule of six’ will mean many cancelled holidays in England
The new ruling, which prevents the gathering of large groups, will affect holiday home rentals and group activity trips this autumn

Isabel Choat

09, Sep, 2020 @7:29 PM

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Coronavirus: travel companies allow trips to be postponed free of charge
Tour operators relax their policies to encourage bookings as industry faces unprecedented challenge

Isabel Choat

13, Mar, 2020 @1:44 PM

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Women-only tour of Turkey helps change local women’s fortunes
We celebrate International Women’s Day with a trip highlighting social enterprise and women-led business, that also takes in the sights of Istanbul, the Antalya coast and Cappadocia

Joanna Booth

08, Mar, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Honey, we forgot the kids: a child-free holiday in Umbria
No kids for a week means a group of parents get the chance to be themselves again amid Umbria’s green hills

Martin Love

04, Aug, 2019 @8:30 AM

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10 of the best new group trips for women
We celebrate International Women’s Day by picking some of the best new women-only adventures from Scotland to Mongolia

Chelsea Bengier and Isabel Choat

08, Mar, 2019 @3:03 PM

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On the piste: a group ski holiday in Morzine – for solo travellers
Our writer rediscovers a teenage taste for fun skiing days and raucous nights – but her thirtysomething limbs and liver find the going tough

Rachel Dixon

18, Dec, 2018 @6:30 AM

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Five of the best UK walking festivals
Like to talk while you walk? Then get together with fellow hikers at one of these festivals across the country

Dixe Wills

20, Sep, 2018 @9:56 AM

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