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.

Our Top 5 Reasons to Ski in Scandinavia

We're partnering with ski experts, skiScandinavia, to offer a some of the best skiing holidays in Sweden and Norway. We asked their passionate and knowledgeable team to share the top 5 reasons they love to ski in Scandinavia.
  • Adventure
  • Inspire Me

Monday, 19th July 2021

Destination Specialist

Work Away – the new trend taking you to amazing places

Working from home has become part of everyday life for so many of us over the past 12 months. As we move forward, this increased flexibility means you can take your work away with you – making ‘home’ somewhere a bit more exciting for a few weeks, a month or even longer.
  • Discover our World
  • Inspire Me

Friday, 14th May 2021

Will Gray

Special Celebrations: Mark the Occasion with a Big Holiday

There are certain times in life that call for a big celebration – and a special holiday is one of the best ways to mark the occasion, creating precious memories to keep forever.
  • Inspire Me

Friday, 30th April 2021

Pam Forrest

Your Guide to World Heritage Sites in the Nordics

Unearth a natural wonder or cultural gem on your next trip with our pick of World Heritage Sites in the Nordics including geological marvels and bronze age petroglyphs.
  • Inspire Me

Thursday, 15th April 2021

Pam Forrest

The 31st Icehotel

The iconic Icehotel in Swedish Lapland opened its doors for the 31st time in December 2020! Take a look at some of incredible Art Suites suites.
  • Icehotel
  • Where to Stay

Friday, 11th December 2020

Pam Forrest

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.
  • Inspire Me
  • Where to Stay

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

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

Looking Back at Our Favourite Icehotel Suites

We fell under the spell of the Icehotel when it first emerged in 1990 and now, an immense 30 years later – we’re proud to be the hotel’s leading worldwide partner. We took a look back at some of our favourite Art Suites over the years...
  • Icehotel
  • Where to Stay

Monday, 10th August 2020

Pam Forrest

More Than Just a Place to Sleep. What To Do at the Icehotel

To help you plan your perfect itinerary, we have asked our expert team to select their favourite experiences at the ICEHOTEL, providing exclusive insights into all the excursions available.
  • Icehotel

Friday, 17th April 2020

Naomi Earnshaw

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
  • Where to Stay

Wednesday, 19th February 2020

Doug Kington