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.

The 31st Icehotel

The iconic Icehotel in Swedish Lapland opens its doors for the 31st time! Take a look at some of incredible new 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 in 2021

With so much on offer at this extraordinary location, it can be overwhelming when you’re trying to plan your perfect itinerary. To help we have asked our staff 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

The Best Hotels To Stay In Scandinavia

Here are five of our favourite hotels in the Nordics that offer more than just a place to lay your head.   
  • Destination Insiders
  • Where to Stay

Thursday, 13th February 2020

Emma Mitra

Harvest Festival at Icehotel

Celebrate the beginning of the end of the seasonal Icehotel at the Harvest Festival on the first weekend of March.
  • Icehotel

Thursday, 2nd January 2020

Destination Specialist

Could you design the coolest hotel in the world?

Many people believe that a hotel is more than a place to sleep and the lure of a quirky hotel experience has never been more prevalent in today's travel market. We sat down to speak with the new Creative Director, Luca Roncoroni to find out what makes the world-famous Icehotel so unique.
  • Icehotel

Thursday, 19th September 2019

Nichol Callaghan

Cool Combinations: 7 Ways to Experience the Icehotel

Combine the magnificent Icehotel with other memorable destinations such as Stockholm, Norway or Iceland for the ultimate winter adventure.
  • Icehotel

Tuesday, 3rd September 2019

Destination Specialist