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.

Where to See the Northern Lights: Spring Equinox

The northern lights may be synonymous with the darkest winter months, but the upcoming spring equinox in March is actually one of the best times of year to see nature’s light show. Find out why – and where to experience your own equinox aurora.
  • Northern Lights

Saturday, 14th March 2020

Alex Minnis

Best Wildlife Holidays in Alaska: Photo Gallery

Award-winning travel writer Will Gray reveals the incredible wildlife you could spot on a trip to north America’s last frontier.
  • Wildlife

Thursday, 20th February 2020

Will Gray

Pick of the Pillows: The best unique hotels in the world to visit

Here are five of our favourite hotels from around the world that are bound to make any trip extra special.
  • Inspire Me
  • Where to Stay

Wednesday, 19th February 2020

Doug Kington

Q&A: William Gray on Alaska

We caught up with William Gray to find out why Alaska is a great family-friendly adventure holiday destination.
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 23rd October 2015

Will Gray

Root Glacier Hike in Wrangell-St Elias

Worldwide Sales Manager, Erin, travelled to Wrangell-St Elias National Park in Alaska, to find out exactly what makes a root glacier hike an Alaska bucket-list essential.
  • Adventure

Monday, 5th October 2015

Erin Glennie

Close encounters with the grizzlies of Alaska

I haven't stopped talking about my very first encounter with grizzlies ever since I got back from Alaska!
  • Travel Stories
  • Wildlife

Thursday, 18th September 2014

Destination Specialist

Northern Lights and Pipes in Coldfoot, Alaska

Liz's search for the aurora in the Alaskan Arctic led her to the remote settlement of Coldfoot where nature's wonders abound, and the Trans-Alaska pipeline is a surprise highlight...
  • Northern Lights

Tuesday, 16th September 2014

Liz Lunnon

Alaska from the air: glacier helicopter sightseeing

Liz travelled to Alaska recently – a helicopter ride over Colony Glacier was a highlight, and here’s what she has to say about the experience...
  • Adventure

Thursday, 26th June 2014

Liz Lunnon