Travel Blog

From our favourite locations to watch the northern lights to the best places to watch whales in Canada, stunning pictures of the Sweden's Icehotel to the 7 natural wonders of our world, read our blog for all your holiday inspiration.

2021 inspiring travel adventures we can’t wait to take

As optimism for the return of global travel grows, so too does our wanderlust. Discover a range of exciting trips and travel experiences for 2021.
  • Inspire Me

Thursday, 26th November 2020

Pam Forrest

When should you travel to French Polynesia?

French Polynesia is a dream location where you can enjoy a laid back- island culture all year round.
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 18th November 2020

Bruno Kaufmann

Five minutes with Goran Widen, owner of Brandon Lodge

We sit down with the owner of Brandon Lodge, Goran Wilde for a quick five minute chat to sum up what you can expect with a stay in one of the cabins.

Sunday, 15th November 2020

Will Gray

Spotlight on a luxury hideaway in Swedish Lapland | Mini Review

Loggers Lodge is perhaps the ultimate luxury hideaway in Lapland, find out what we thought about our short stay in this lovely retreat.
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Monday, 9th November 2020

Will Gray

Life with Rudolph: Meeting the Reindeer Herders of Lapland

Have you ever wondered what living with the real Rudolf is really like? We catch up a Sami reindeer herder in Swedish Lapland.
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 6th November 2020

Will Gray

Svalbard: What’s it like to experience the polar night?

Nowhere can you experience the polar night so easily as the Svalbard archipelago.
  • Destination Insiders

Wednesday, 4th November 2020

Will Gray

Our guide to the best month and season to visit Fiji

Fiji can be visited year round, but the most comfortable period is during the dry season from May to October when it’s slightly cooler and less humid.
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Monday, 2nd November 2020

Alex Minnis

Introducing an ambitious project to protect salmon in Canada

Read on to find out about this new initiative aimed at ensuring long term viability of wild salmon in the local rivers.
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Sunday, 1st November 2020

Liz Lunnon

Magic or Morbid? Did you know these Myths & Legends 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

Friday, 30th October 2020

Will Gray

Diamond Circle: Exploring a new gem in North Iceland

The Land of Fire and Ice has a new jewel in its crown. Head north to tour the spectacular Diamond Circle and discover 250km of glittering wilderness.
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Wednesday, 28th October 2020

Will Gray

Latest Art Suite designs kick off building the Icehotel in Swedish Lapland

As well as northern lights and golden colours, autumn in Swedish Lapland sees the new Art Suites unveiled ahead of the construction of the winter Icehotel – the perfect blend of art, design, ingenuity and nature.
  • Icehotel

Monday, 26th October 2020

Pam Forrest

Reasons why Lulea in Swedish Lapland makes for a perfect winter break

Lulea is a gateway to the snow-dusted forests and Northern Lights. Read on for our top five reasons why Lulea makes for the perfect Lapland winter city break.
  • Northern Lights

Wednesday, 21st October 2020

Eric Shadbolt