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Original Explorers

Welcome to our brand new Original Explorers Guide! The Original Explorer Guide is brimming with wonderful stories written by people like you.  

All our Original Explorer articles are written by people who have holidayed with us in various locations across the UK and Wales. Each story contains helpful holiday hints and recommended places to visit from people just like you! 

If you're interested in joining our Original Explorers scheme, just fill out our online form and we'll send you instructions on what to do next. As a thank you for your story, you will receive a £50 voucher towards your next stay with Original Cottages! What's more, once your story has been submitted you will be added to our exclusive prize draw for your chance to win a £150 holiday voucher*. 

Browse our stories below and discover more about some of our holiday destinations across the UK and Wales, told in their own words. 

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Holiday to Wells by Rachel Farnsworth

Read all about Rachel's family holiday to the North Norfolk Coast...

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Little Hatch Review by Richard Beales

Discover Richard's review on his holiday to the North Devon Coast...

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A Holiday to Suffolk by Ruth Steggles

Ruth provides insight into her October holiday staying in Westleton and exploring Southwold, Aldeburgh, Snape and Dunwich.

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