Forget the freezing outdoor pools that you were subjected to at school, with spider infested changing rooms and sub-zero temperatures: lidos are back in a big way and taking the UK by storm. At Savoo we have rounded up our favourite outdoor pools from across the country, so wherever you are you can enjoy this traditional British pastime.1) Stonehaven Open Air Pool: AberdeenshireLet's be honest, Scotland isn't exactly known for its Mediterranean climate. Luckily, Stonehaven Open Air
With the Tour de France kicking off in Leeds next week, cycling enthusiasts across the country are getting ready to strap on their helmets and squeeze back into Lycra shorts. If you have yet to be bitten by the cycling bug, this summer might be the ideal opportunity to start pedalling. So to help you find your perfect bike, here is Savoo's guide to buying the best bike on a budget.
It's the longest day of the year this weekend, so what better way to celebrate the evening sunshine than with a summer picnic with your colleagues; add jugs of Pimm's and party games into the mix and you have the perfect opportunity for team bonding on a budget (or at least an afternoon of getting drunk in the sun). With company expenses in mind, here are Savoo's top tips for planning an affordable picnic while the weather is still good.
Only a week to go until Brazil vs. Croatia kicks off the 2014 World Cup, and at Savoo we have been struck down with serious football fever. On Saturday 14th England will be playing their first match against Italy, and if this isn't the perfect excuse for a party then we don't know what is! Here are our favourite Brazilian themed party, food and drink ideas from around the web to help you plan a bash to remember (even if England falls flat on its feet).
Editor's note; It seems everyone is feeling a little less healthy at the moment which is why two of our regular bloggers have independently blogged about weight and exercise today. Do you think the problem is the weather, perhaps unhealthier eating due to finance problems or something completely different? And which of you savvy savers has the magic solution?
Work commitments have meant that I've not been exercising as much as I'd have liked to of late. I do manage to pack exercise in each Saturday on the rugby field but, at the moment, getting down to training has been tough and work has kept me from going for a run for a long while.