Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Places to stay, things to do, good food and drink

Five Forest #Facts #DeanWye

The Forest is full of some wacky and wonderful facts history. Here are five facts to get you started: It’s never eleven in Littledean – Look up at the church tower … Continue reading

27 March 2015 · 2 Comments

Our National Tourism Awards Winners!

We were thrilled to see two of our Dean Wye businesses among the amazing National Tourism Awards winners last night… Abergavenny Food Festival won silver for Best Event!   Monmouthshire Cottages won gold for Best Visitor … Continue reading

26 March 2015 · Leave a comment

Gloucester Services Rated Five Stars

Gloucester Services, on the M5 northbound, was rewarded its first rating by VisitEngland Motorway Service Area Quality Scheme, a full five stars. This innovative food business opened in May 2014 … Continue reading

25 March 2015 · 1 Comment

Activities for Easter 2015

It’s nearly time to go searching for eggs left by everyone’s favourite fluffy fellow…   30th March – 6th April – Easter Egg Hunt at Puzzlwood – Search the woods high and … Continue reading

23 March 2015 · Leave a comment

Where to Refuel – Our Favourite Cafes and Restaurants

Feeling a bit peckish? Here are a few of our favourite places to sit down and chow down in Dean Wye…  Humble by Nature – This local cafe uses the produce … Continue reading

20 March 2015 · Leave a comment

Best Places to Watch the #SolarEclipse

The first solar eclipse visible from the mainland UK is coming on 20th March. The sun will begin being covered around 8:30am, and will be mostly covered until 10:30. Here … Continue reading

17 March 2015 · Leave a comment

Museum Week in Dean Wye – Our Top 10

Museum week is here! Here are a few fascinating places we think you should visit: Abergavenny Museum – Set on the grounds of Norman Castle, the museum portion of this attraction shows the … Continue reading

16 March 2015 · 1 Comment

Taurus Crafts Beer Festival – 14th March

A festival for all ages, Taurus Crafts will be hosting a Beer Festival featuring music from Chepstow based Shootin the Crow, plenty of local food, and beer, of course. Entry … Continue reading

11 March 2015 · Leave a comment

Mother’s Day Ideas in Dean Wye

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, and we’re guessing the regular old chocolate and flowers is getting a bit old. Do something different this Mother’s Day with The Forest of Dean and … Continue reading

4 March 2015 · Leave a comment

Top 10 Things to do in the Great Outdoors

Taking a holiday to explore the great outdoors is never a bad idea – especially when you’re in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley with so much to do! … Continue reading

3 March 2015 · Leave a comment