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12 Great Festivals And Holidays Celebrated In United Kingdom!

Festivals and Holidays in the UK are the occasions when most people have the best time. Many of them wait for the festivals and holiday season to happen so that they can enjoy some of the best time with their family and friends and get a day off from their work life.

The whole year is filled with some of the best occasions and events. Starting from January to December, there are about 12 UK holidays and festivals when the whole country get into the excitement of different festivals and want to make their day off celebrating the eve.

With summer turning down and autumn is approaching, the cooler weather tends to come closer, this also brings the news of various activity and festivals to happen. So, apart from witnessing jumpers, and mugs of hot chocolate, the winter months will also bring you near to the biggest bank holiday to enjoy on the eve of Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

These festivals are referred to as Bank holidays because banks, government offices and most business are closed are different to public holidays.

Different areas in the UK observe the festival differently. There is technically four main festival in England, Wales and Ireland i.e. Easter Monday, Whit Monday, Boxing Day in England and Wales and St Stephen’s Day in Ireland.

In Scotland, there are five main festivals including New Year’s Day, Good Friday, the first Monday in May, the first Monday in August and the famous Christmas Day. On Christmas, you can get various travel deals online, by using the Manor cottages voucher codes you could plan out a perfect getaway and stay at the most comforting cottages.

These days were set out as a bank holiday in the Bank Holidays Act of 187. So, if you are planning to have a vacation any place then you can plan according to these days off

Here is a list of United Kingdom holidays and festivals for the whole year!

#1. New Year’s Day celebrated at 1 January

New Year’s Day marks the start of a new year in the Gregorian Calendar. It is an official calendar used in the United Kindom. On this day, the whole world celebrates and have a good time as they bring in a fresh new year that calls for making new memories and everyone hope for the year to be lucky for them.

#2. St. Patrick’s Day celebrated on 17 March

St Patrick Day remembers the life and deeds of St Patrick, who was one of Ireland’s patron saints. This day is also celebrated as Irish culture as during this day Saint Patrick died and in the memory of him, UK celebrates this day as St Patrick’s Day.

#3. Good Friday

Good Friday is celebrated on Friday just before the Easter Sunday, it is the public holiday in the United Kingdom. On this day the Christian community observes the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. This day is considered as a Holy week and is declared a public holiday throughout the UK.

#4. Easter Monday

Easter Monday is celebrated on Monday on the day just after Easter Sunday. During this day, there is a bank holiday in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland but not in Scotland. In many places around the world, people celebrate this day by getting outside, spending time with their family, and have picnics as spring begins to bloom.

#5. Early May Bank Holiday

May Day or the early May Bank Holiday is held on first Monday of may each year. During this day people do campaigning and celebrate workers rights. It was originated as a Roman festival praising the beginning of the summer season.

#6. Spring Bank Holiday

The Spring Bank Holiday in the United Kingdom is held on last Monday of May every year. Now, in day’s times, people Today, take advantage of the day off and take out time to go and celebrate the Customs, Traditions And Celebrations.

#7. Orange Men’s Day celebrated on July 12

Orangemen’s Day is a bank holiday in Northern Ireland to commemorate the Battle of Boyne.  This day is celebrated in the remembrance of the Glorious Revolution and the victory of Protestant King William who began the Protestant Ascendancy in Ireland.

#8. Summer Bank Holiday 

The Summer Bank Holiday is on the first May of August in Scotland and last Monday of August in England, Northern Ireland, and Wales. This is the day is a holiday when people go on holiday from work or school in the autumn.

#9. Guy Fawkes Day celebrated on November 5

Guy Fawkes Night or Bonfire Night, commemorates prevention of a plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament of London in 1605.

#10. St. Andrew’s Day held on November 30

St. Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland and St. Andrew’s Day is a bank holiday in Scotland. During this day, people gather all over the world and celebrate the feast of St. Andrew, Scotland’s patron saint.

#11. Christmas Day celebrated on December 25

Christmas day is a holiday that traditionally celebrates Jesus Christ’s birth. It is celebrated on 25th of December in worldwide including the UK.

#12. Boxing day is celebrated on December 26

Boxing day is a holiday in the United Kindom that falls on December 26 each year. This day is celebrated in a number of countries that were earlier a part of the British Empire.

This list ends here, so if you want to enjoy during these holidays and festivals then you can plan to go out and pre-book your stay at the best cottages from Sykes Cottages voucher codes that allow you to stay at utmost comfort.

Say Buzz Off! To The Mundane Life, And Let’s Adore The Idea Of Voyage

People who love to travel are besotted with the idea of planning a voyage to the new destinations. Travelling is the best get away from the tedious routine of our daily lives.Spending a whole weekend or a month in a  dream place would be the perfect idea to give wings to your travel life.

We are so cooked up in our own majestic life that we fail to devote ample amount of time on ourselves. Planning out a vacay  is sure shot a great idea it could be planned out with family or an alone trip is also never a disappointment.The world is book, and those who do not travel read only a page.~ St. Augustine

Why travelling is always a great idea?

  • Exploring new place
  • Exploring new lifestyle of the native mankind
  • Exploring the cultures and different sort of norms followed by the society people
  • Living the whole new life with a different perspective
  • Shopping, shopping and endless shopping!! 😛
  • Getting acquainted to the archaeological buildings
  • Interacting with all set of new people
  • Because travel gives back a new life to lead

Now the question arises where to go?Why United Kingdom always a great idea for a voyage?

United Kingdom has always been a great idea for the travellers as all the cities of this major part of the country is super  fetching that people cannot resist visiting to such cities. The lifestyle, the ambience, the decor of the city is in itself marks a remarkable and majestic presence of Lakhs and Lakhs of travellers.So lets get out of our comfort zone and start a new journey of this life because YOLO “You only live once”!!

 

Planning ahead can help you to save huge and also lets you occupy the best accommodation before it’s booked. Get your bookings in advance for a stay in plush hotels and Dream Place Hotels will offer you an exclusive discount of 15% for booking early. More details on the landing page. Once in a lifetime opportunity!

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Tannery Cottage, Cotswold – Personal Holy Grail of Sojourn

Have you ever wondered why roadblocks turn milestones and people turn palisade when you hit the street to success? Me neither. But when we turn the leaf back to where the whole trail started, with wheeze you quickly recognize that this isn’t what you aspire for.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (6)

The discovery of life as it is perceived shouldn’t end into life long sighs; instead should lead to the Holy Grail of sojourn. This summer, CollectOffers takes you in the lap of nature where tranquility and reality dance in a magnificent rhythm with your holiday home. Tannery Cottage in Burford is destined to occupy a very special place in your life.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (4)

Embraced by the history and studded with the kaleidoscopic natural beauty, Burford is known for its antiques. One of the gems is this 19th-century cottage, Tannery Cottage. Tucked in the center of ‘Gateway to the Cotswold’, Burford, Tannery Cottage is an immensely cozy cottage in the quiet and serene environment.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (2)

From Inside, this Cotswold cottage is a very civilized bolthole that absolutely oozes classic English charm with original flagstone floors, the wonky beams, and oak flooring. Ostensibly romantic, this Burford cottage welcomes you and hugs you with ‘olde England’ warmth.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (8)

Being in Tannery Cottage is truly an authentic Cotswold experience. The extremely designful living room, surrounded by the walled garden is a perfect snug with its woodburner. Artistically designed living room turns heavenly with antique light fixtures and antique décor. Having comfort and entertainment to its core, the living room possesses a huge sofa, two armchairs, a log burner, a large TV with DVD players and games.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (7)

The open plan kitchen encompassed by the dining area is not only modern with large gas range, 5 hobs, multiple ovens and a grill, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer plus a washer/dryer, but also encouraging for your cooking hobby. A stable door to the garden gives you a picture perfect view of gardens, lakes, and mountains all in one screen from a lovely circular dining table.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (5)

Climb the staircase and you will be enfolded by the class, luxury, and comfort of your bedroom in this Self-catering Luxury Cottage. Beautifully styled with top-quality furnishings and linen each with unique touches, each bedroom makes you witness their unique character and exclusivity. Decorated with a lovely vaulted ceiling, the first bedroom has a double bed, chest of drawers, and a wardrobe. The highly sophisticated en-suite bathroom has a bath area, shower over, basin and WC.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (3)

Hardly there is a difference between two bedrooms on the first floor. Both are similar in design and amenities. To acquire the difference, you need to climb one more staircase to the second floor where the third bedroom is situated with two single beds. Unique in providing you the most astonishing views of the surroundings, the third bedroom mesmerizes your senses with nature showering its love on you.Manor Cottages - Rannery Cottage (1)

Perfectly designed for the family of four or two couples, Tannery Cottage magically transforms your senses and makes you realize that this is the real pleasure of life you aspired for years before. To make your stay the most memorable one, CollectOffers offers you a flat 10% discount on online cottage booking at Manor Cottages.

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Gifting Your Partner The Time Of The Lifetime? You Must Head For Top Stable Cottage

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Incredible holiday destinations in the lap of the nature and preserved among historically monumental towns and villages, each invites you to be tranquil by the melodiously flowing river or sanguine by the aromatically stimulating gardens. However, thinking of holidays in UK is one thing and actualizing it is another. CollectOffer bridges this valley between your dream and your reality by offering splendid holiday opportunities with incredible discounts.Sykes Cottages Voucher Code, Self Catering Cottages, Summer Holidays

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Specially designed for the romantic retreat during the summer break, Top Stable Cottage isn’t merely distinctive because of its location, but also unique thanks to its architecture and outstanding exterior and interior. On one side of Top Stable Cottage, you will find Derbyshire’s rolling hills, and on the other side, you will have never-seen-before green fields. Tucked near Turnditch in the hamlet of Cross o’th’ Hands, the charming cottage offers a perfect setting for any in-love couple to explore the potential of their relationship and to enjoy the peace and quiet.

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Equipped with a galleried en-suite king-size double bedroom, Top Stable Cottage offers two lovebirds an opportunity for wonderful pillow talks. Hand-in-hand, you both can settle by a woodburner-style gas stove on a cozy evening with dreamy eyes. Can’t you imagine to be away from a romance even for a second, as this fabulous cottage has the highly romantic bathroom as well, which has en-suite corner bath, shower over, basin and WC along with a bathtub.Sykes Cottages Voucher Code, Self Catering Cottages, Summer Holidays

A wide and fully equipped kitchen area has all that to make you both experiment with dishes for each other. The kitchen is fully equipped with Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine. If it is a romantic retreat, who needs a TV, but this lovely, re cottage near Turnditch, there is a very pretty garden with a small patio and lawn complete with gazebo, a perfect place to sit and enjoy a pre-dinner drink and chat about what to explore tomorrow. The village of Turnditch offers some good food pubs and is surrounded by a network of walks that lead into the. Amber Valley and Derbyshire Dales.Sykes Cottages Voucher Code, Self Catering Cottages, Summer Holidays

romantic Turnditch cottage has a flat screen TV with Freeview, a DVD player and a set of DVDs, selection of books as well as free wi-fi for you to stay connected with the outer world.

Outside this Derbyshi

Close by are the interesting towns of Belper, Ashbourne, Matlock and Matlock Bath, as well as exciting Alton Towers, making this area ideal for any type of holiday, with walking, climbing, pretty villages and historic houses all waiting to be discovered in this beautiful part of the Peak District.Sykes Cottages Voucher Code, Self Catering Cottages, Summer Holidays

Honestly booking a cottage online in May and June won’t get you even a 1% discount, as the dates for this fascinating cottage is drying up quickly. CollectOffers recommends you to book it now and enjoy the flat 13% discount. Wait no longer to avoid the frustration of last summer, and gift your partner happiness he or she deserves.

Harmonize With the Nature Gleefully: Sykes Cottages Cuts Weekly Rental By 30% for Splendid Holidays

We are a world of numerous human species. Okay, let say nature, but one thing is common among all – the keen desire to enjoy the holidays in the UK. Most of us, who love the hustle and bustle of metro life, would follow the trend, but not all. If you are different from others, you would choose to enjoy the holidays in an environment that is tranquil and offer enough privacy.SC

Besides, finding a desired holiday home in the summer is next to impossible. Why not holidays in autumn, when CollectOffers has Sykes Cottages discount code ready for you to cut your holiday expenses by 30%. Hey, this is autumn and Sykes Cottages have refurbished their cottages to offer you the finest possible holidays.

sc_14158967738412_918337_01With having more than 25 years of experience and over 5,000 holiday cottages across the UK, Sykes Cottages is probably the only holiday home provider that makes a huge difference to your holidays. Book your cottage online because, with an idea of “something for everyone”, Sykes Cottages is committed to enrich your holiday experience at fair and affordable prices with unmatched guest service.

sc_14334063796458_923915_04Sykes Cottages places a wide range of cottages and resorts at your disposal to select and book the best cottage in the UK. Whichever part of the UK you wish to visit for a holiday this autumn, rest assure Sykes Cottages have the best holiday deal ready for you. Yorkshire, Northumberland, Lake District, Peak District, Heart of England or any other popular destination, Sykes Cottages has the best cottages and resorts reserved for you.

The wide range is not big plus, as the price of holiday cottages is an issue of contention while selecting and booking cottages. Hence, Sykes Cottages brings the weekly rental price down by up to 30% especially for you to enjoy the autumn of the UK the fullest. You can book Luxury Cottages, Romantic Cottages, Family Cottages, Farm Cottages, Self-catering Cottages or cottages with specialized facilities like a swimming pool, an open fire, and a game room.

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Let The Luxury Enfold You for Less With Sykes Cottages

Fast approaching the most gorgeous time of the year, as everyone replenishes the memory of last summer holidays. Summer break is the most sought-after time in the UK. Not only Britishers, but people around the world keenly wait for the summer holidays in the UK for precisely two reasons.

Second is the most iconic, beautiful and inspirational places that the UK has to offer, and the first, most important one is to escape the mundane work, to rebind the family threads, and to re-energize and reinvigorate the self after hectic parleys in the school and office as well as at the business front.

Collect Offers combines its efforts with the Sykes Cottages for its members to offer the best discount on holiday home through Sykes Cottages this summer. Every Cottage has a luxurious room, clean bed and excellent customer service.

No one can beat the commitment and dedication of Sykes Cottages when it comes to creating the most luxurious holiday experience. Sykes Cottages makes you engross in fun, entertainment and relaxation with picturesque views, soaking sun bath, swimming, camping, live music performances, as well as a foxy club for kids, outdoor sports and many more activities at each of the Sykes Cottages.

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