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Author: Simon Jarratt

I am the Digital Acquisition and Media Manager and have worked at Center Parcs for more than five years. I have a passion for travel in my working and personal life; because of this you’ll find me writing about the latest news in the travel industry and short break market.

Infographic: What keeps our guests coming back?

Find out what our guests have to say about our Villages. The ideal location for all different types of families, whether you’re a new couple or returning with three generations of family members.


Are you getting enough me time?

Have you ever stopped to really think about how much you time you dedicate to yourself? And no, I’m not talking about time away from your work desk or days off where you’re still pottering around doing at home. What I’m talking about is time solely dedicated to you, without any outside pressures. And as […]


ABTA report reveals 68% holidayed in the UK during past year

The leaves are falling, the temperature is dropping and the daylight is dimming. This can only mean one thing: the results of the annual consumer survey by the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) are revealed. Oh, and autumn has started too.


How Center Parcs brought forest holidays to central London

On June 6, Center Parcs Woburn Forest officially opened its doors to the very first guests. The opening break was a huge success and is a weekend that will go down in the Center Parcs history books. You can read more about it here in our storybook.


Five ways that luxury travel has changed for the better

The past few years have seen us, as a nation, slowly crawl out of an extremely difficult recession, but there have been a few positive signs recently that point to recovery. None more so than when it comes to travel, where it appears traveller confidence is slowly returning.