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.

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

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

Wednesday, 19th February 2020

Doug Kington

Did You Know This About New Zealand?

How much do you really know about New Zealand? It is a county with plenty of cinematic acclaim (often dubbed the ‘other Hollywood’), home to incredible landscapes and exotic wildlife. It has developed a distinctive personality since the Maori first set eyes on the islands about 1000 years ago and is a land of many interesting quirks that will impress any travel and trivia enthusiast. Read on to find out more...
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 12th February 2020

Destination Specialist

16 must-see highlights in Australia and New Zealand

Discover Australia and New Zealand's 'eight greats' with our in-house Travel Writer, Will Gray.
  • Destination Insiders

Friday, 23rd November 2018

Will Gray

Australia & New Zealand: Fit for Royalty

As we all know The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are due for an official visit to Australia, Fiji, the Kingdom of Tonga and New Zealand! In need of inspiration? We've included our favourite holiday itineraries so you can follow in their royal footsteps...
  • Discover our World

Wednesday, 10th October 2018

Becky Masih

Australia vs New Zealand Holiday

How to these two extraordinary countries stack up as travel destinations?
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Tuesday, 2nd October 2018

Destination Specialist

Discovering Aotearoa in the Autumn

Dawn, our Head of Sales & Operations, tells us why she simply loves New Zealand in the autumn - particularly after her journey to Central Otago...
  • Travel Stories

Thursday, 24th May 2018

Destination Specialist

Gallivanting Around the Bay of Islands

Plan your perfect Bay of Islands itinerary with Naomi, our Australasia Product Executive
  • Travel Stories

Thursday, 2nd November 2017

Destination Specialist

If you liked Iceland, you’ll love New Zealand!

Over 10,000 miles separate Iceland and New Zealand, but they’re hardly worlds apart when it comes to these 6 unmissable holiday highlights...
  • Inspire Me

Tuesday, 12th September 2017

Destination Specialist

New Zealand: more affordable than you think

2 weeks in NZ for £2,000pp! Read our top tips on how to make your money go further in Aotearoa...
  • Destination Insiders

Wednesday, 7th June 2017

Destination Specialist

Marlborough Sounds – wineries, water and endless wows!

Lindi, our Australasia Product Manager, shares her stories of her time amongst the ancient valleys of the Malborough Sounds in New Zealand.
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 2nd June 2017

Lindi Sprenger

The Essential New Zealand Bucket List

With so much to see and do in New Zealand, planning the perfect itinerary can seem like a daunting task. With 35 years' experience and expertise, we've collated our essential New Zealand bucket list.
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Wednesday, 31st May 2017

Destination Specialist

5 Reasons to Visit Auckland

Lindi, our Australasia Product Manager, gives us her top 5 reasons to visit the city of Auckland in New Zealand's North Island.
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Wednesday, 15th February 2017

Lindi Sprenger