Leave your worries behind and unwind on a relaxing break in the Caribbean. To celebrate its 21st birthday, we've teamed up with the award-winning Windjammer Landing Villa Beach Resort in Saint Lucia, to offer one lucky reader and a guest a seven-night holiday with a spa treatment, worth over £1,500.
Joseph McClendon is one of the world's leading motivational speakers. Joseph works with the best selling author and speaker Anthony Robbins and has agreed to include Tunbridge Wells on his tour in November.
"Take it from me," asserted the novelist and Francophile, Nancy Mitford, "PURE HAPPINESS begins the moment you cross the Channel." A recent invitation to Picardy, northern France, offered a chance to put this theory to the test. Picardy is a true "Next County" territory - easy to reach via Euro-tunnel, utterly French and ticking all the right boxes for great architecture, sport, scenery and good food.
If you're looking for a romantic break, or some quality time with girlfriends, then look no further than Stoke Park, Buckinghamshire.
Set in over 350 acres of beautiful land, the estate boasts a 27 hole Championship Golf Course and a truly glorious Spa, completed by sumptuous rooms, delicious restaurants and lounges, and extensive leisure facilities: all only 35 minutes from London.
I opened my garden this for the first time this year, with two other gardens for the NGS. When realising what giddy heights I had reached by entering the yellow book the work started. Getting ready to sell tea and cake to any number of people, without any idea of how many people would attend was a tall order.