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3 Gourmet Western Australia Ideas

Western Australia is home to the Margaret River wine region; the location of food and wine festival, Gourmet Escapes. This is a unique 3-day festival where over 100,000 passionate foodies have attended and with a star lineup of Nigella Lawson, Rick Stein and Monica Galetti and more, we don’t blame them!
  • Food & Culture
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 15th August 2018

Becky Masih

8 Penguin species you need to know before travelling to Antarctica

Penguins provide a huge draw for those visiting Antarctica and their status as consummate charmers is richly deserved.
  • Wildlife

Thursday, 2nd August 2018

Destination Specialist

12 of the Best Birdwatching Holidays

You don’t need to be a twitcher. You don’t need to know your guillemot from your gannet, or even own a pair of binoculars. This selection of avian hotspots – in no particular pecking order – will transport you to some of the world’s most spectacular wild places for an unforgettable adventure in the company of beautiful birds!
  • Inspire Me
  • Wildlife

Tuesday, 24th July 2018

Will Gray

Should I book an Escorted Holiday to Iceland?

Our in-house travel writer, Will Gray, recently joined our Northern Lights at Husafell tour to discover the benefits of an escorted holiday in Iceland.
  • Destination Insiders

Thursday, 19th July 2018

Will Gray

Icehotel in Numbers – Facts & Figures

The first and original Icehotel was built in Swedish Lapland, Jukkasjarvi 1990 and took two weeks to complete... it's moved on a little since then...
  • Icehotel

Wednesday, 18th July 2018

Destination Specialist

Things to know about the northern lights

Mesmerizing, stunning, other-worldly are just a few words used to describe the experience of watching this spectacular phenomenon.
  • Northern Lights

Wednesday, 18th July 2018

Destination Specialist

Natural Selection: 20 of the World’s Best Wildlife Holidays

Whatever’s on your wildlife wishlist, I think I may have found the perfect holiday. From puffins to polar bears, koalas to king penguins, there’s nothing like an encounter with a truly wild animal to make your heart race and put a big grin on your face.
  • Wildlife

Monday, 16th July 2018

Will Gray

Photographing the Northern Lights

Turn protons into pixels with William Gray's enlightening guide to snapping the aurora borealis.
  • Northern Lights

Wednesday, 11th July 2018

Will Gray

What to Wear at the Icehotel

We recommend sticking to the 'layer principle' rather than packing lots of bulky items.
  • Icehotel

Saturday, 7th July 2018

Destination Specialist

Dune – Our Adopted Cheetah

Discover the World are proud sponsors of Dune, a female cheetah currently being rehabilitated at the AfriCat Carnivore Care Centre in Namibia
  • Wildlife

Saturday, 23rd June 2018

Will Gray

Introducing Svalbard: NEW holidays for summer 2018

From stays in converted coal miners' cabins and luxury lodges to electric fat-bikes, schooner safaris and dog sleds on wheels: find our what's new in Svalbard for 2018...
  • Discover our World
  • Inspire Me

Friday, 4th May 2018

Destination Specialist

A Namibian Honeymoon Fit for Royalty

Here’s our take on the perfect Namibian honeymoon...
  • Inspire Me

Tuesday, 3rd April 2018

Destination Specialist