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 Three Ultimate Must-Do Experiences in South Iceland

It only takes a few hours to reach the South Coast from Reykjavik, so we’ve picked our three ultimate must do experiences to include in your travel plans.
  • Destination Insiders

Wednesday, 27th May 2020

Alex Minnis

How To Stargaze At Home

Read on for our beginner’s guide to exploring the night sky, answering your questions about how to stargaze at home.
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Thursday, 21st May 2020

Will Gray

Virtual Escapes: How to Travel When You Are Not Travelling

Feed your wanderlust and get inspired with our round-up of the best online travel experiences.
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Wednesday, 20th May 2020

Will Gray

Did You Know This? Quirky Facts About The Faroe Islands

For all those little-known, quirky, eyebrow-raising or downright unbelievable facts about the Faroe Islands, read on for our round-up of the weird and wonderful.
  • Destination Insiders

Monday, 18th May 2020

Will Gray

The Ultimate Discover the World Travel Quiz

Do you know which country has the largest coastline? Or how to describe snow in Finnish? Are you familiar with the unicorns of the sea? And do you know the Adélie penguin from the Gentoo? Pit your wits against our bumper 30 question travel quiz. It’s an all encompassing travel trivia bonanza that will put your world knowledge to the test. Think you can score full marks?
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Saturday, 16th May 2020

Destination Specialist

Part 2: Travel Journaling, A Way To Preserve Our Memories. An Extract From Our Client

Travel experiences may be fleeting right now but we all have memories that last a lifetime, we share a second extract from one of our client’s first starts at travel journaling whilst in lock down.
  • Travel Stories

Saturday, 16th May 2020

Nichol Callaghan

A Lifetime of Travel, A Tale of Determination and Friendship

Our amazing staff, clients and partners are still sharing their favourite tales from a lifetime of travel. We’ve been inundated with wonderful stories, images and thought provoking memories that we can’t help but share. A tale of determination and friendship, from our client, Helen.
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 15th May 2020

Nichol Callaghan

Did You Know This? The Polar Talking Points Of Svalbard

Most people tend to visit Svalbard to see the midnight sun or the northern lights, but there is so much more to these icy islands. Here’s some of our favourite facts that may well surprise you about Norway’s far-flung Arctic archipelago…
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Thursday, 14th May 2020

Jo Cooper

Part 1: Travel Journaling, A Way To Preserve Our Memories. An Extract From Our Client

Travel experiences may be fleeting right now but we all have memories that last a lifetime, we share an extract from one of our client’s travel journal.
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 13th May 2020

Nichol Callaghan

The Best Restaurants To Discover In The East Fjords

The pristine East Fjords are peppered with fishing villages, herb-smothered mountain slopes are grazed by sheep and reindeer, while fertile valleys shelter some of Iceland’s best agricultural land. Here are some of our favourite places to dine when visiting the east...
  • Food & Culture

Saturday, 2nd May 2020

Kim Stacey

Did you know this? Interesting facts about the Arctic

The Arctic is the northernmost region of Earth. Most scientists define the Arctic as the area above the ‘Arctic Circle’, a line of latitude about 66.5° north of the Equator. Within this circle are the Arctic ocean and the northern parts of Scandinavia, Russia, Canada, Greenland, and the U.S. state of Alaska. It is certainly spread out far and wide! You know about the Arctic’s sweeping tundra, ice-choked oceans, hardy people and incredible wildlife – but did you know all of this...
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Thursday, 30th April 2020

Jo Cooper

An Isolation Guide To Bird Watching At Home

Read our isolation guide to bird watching at home, comparing some of the birds you may have been searching for on your travels with some British counterparts.
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Tuesday, 28th April 2020

Bruno Kaufmann