When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. Or maybe host the world’s largest lemon festival! This February, the 85th Fete du Citron gets underway in Menton on the French Riviera, between Monaco and the Italian border.  The town is famous for its lemons and since 1935 has been wowing visitors with stunning tableaux in the town’s municipal gardens and an amazing parade of floats covered in lemons and oranges.Each year the festival takes a theme.

What a great start to the year with so many of our customers starting 2017 with awards from the likes of Laterooms, Trivago and TripAdvisor! Click here to find out more. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner we decided to talk to some of our customers that offer a more romantic service; to learn all about their story and pick up some useful hints and tips along the way. Firstly, we speak to Tim

It’s time to put up your feet for a minute, switch on the kettle and break out the hobnobs for 60 seconds with Graham Lightwood from Landon Villa Guest House in Pembrokeshire.    What advice would you give someone before they took a leap into the accommodation business?   Be sure that you are ready for a complete lifestyle change. Be aware that your home will have people coming and going and entering your property

Carberbery Cottage Guest Lodge, in Durrus, near Bantry, Co Cork, recently won Georgina Campbell’s Ireland ‘B&B of the Year 2017.’ The lodge is owned by Mike Hegarty and Julia Clotworthy, and they have a rather impressive story to tell. Before getting into the B&B business, Mike was a Merchant Navy Captain and a volunteer lifeboat rescue crew member. Then he met Julia. Julia was Director of the Theatre Royal, Bath, where one of her many successes was

There has been plenty of celebration in the eviivo office, after we discovered that an incredible 646 of you, our customers, have been given a Top Rated award from LateRooms!  In order to get a Top Rated award, properties need to have received a review score of over 80%, which is no mean feat! The percentage is based on two questions LateRooms ask the guests: ‘would you recommend this property to a friend’ and ‘would