NATION’S FAVOURITE FOREST
The New Forest has just been announced as the nation’s favourite Forest acccording to Instagram and TripAdvisor.
Away Resorts, operator of six holiday resorts based in the UK, analysed hashtags used on Instagram to discover the public’s favourite forests in the whole of the United Kingdom.
The hashtags for 70 of the forests in the UK were collected and compared in order to compile the list. Only those that had 50 or more uses of their hashtag were included.
The data showed that The New Forest was the most popular with a combined total of 452,854 uses of the hashtags #thenewforest and #newforest.
The New Forest is also the top forest according to Trip Advisor with a rating of 5 out of 5 and 1541 reviews.