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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 will you spend Easter 2022?

In 2022 the Easter weekend is 15-18 April making it not only a great time to experience the transition from season to season, but its close proximity to the May Day bank holiday means you can effectively double your time off.
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Thursday, 1st April 2021

Pam Forrest

Stunning Images of Iceland’s Volcanic Eruption, March 2021

See stunning images by photographer Ragnar TH Sigurdsson of the dramatic eruption in the Fagradalsfjall area of the Reykjanes Peninsula that started on Friday 19 March 2021.
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  • Discover our World
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Sunday, 21st March 2021

Pam Forrest

Top 9 Volcanic Experiences in Iceland

After weeks of tremors and thousands of earthquakes, a volcano finally erupted on the Reykjanes Peninsula on Friday 19 March 2021, reminding the world that this North Atlantic island is a geological hot spot. Read on to take a look at some of the country's impressive geological and volcanic experiences.
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  • Destination Insiders

Saturday, 20th March 2021

Eric Shadbolt

When to Visit Iceland – Summer vs. Winter Travel

Iceland is an extraordinary destination, whatever time of year you visit. Discover 10 amazing places that prove there's always a good time to visit the Land of Fire and Ice.
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Monday, 8th March 2021

Eric Shadbolt

Travel Trends and Predictions for 2021

After such an extraordinary period of global disruption, we've taken a look at how our travel focus may change in the future. Read on to discover the trends and predictions that will redefine your future travels.
  • Discover our World
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Friday, 22nd January 2021

Will Gray

Where to go When – Travel Guide by Month

Where shall we travel next? While 2021 has not so far offered the usual blank canvas of possibilities, we can still get excited about travelling again later this year and next. We've compiled our recommendations of where to travel in a month-by-month guide.
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Monday, 18th January 2021

Pam Forrest

Cathy Harlow: Hiking in East Greenland Tour Highlights

In summer 2021, Wanderlust award-winning guide Cathy Harlow hopes to be travelling to the wild and remote East Greenland coast once again to guide our nine-day ‘Hiking in East Greenland’ adventure. There’s so much about East Greenland that inspires Cathy but there are a few truly special experiences that make this trip stand out, read on to find out more…
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Friday, 8th January 2021

Cathy Harlow

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

2021 inspiring travel adventures we can’t wait to take

As optimism for the return of global travel grows, so too does our wanderlust. Discover a range of exciting trips and travel experiences for 2021.
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Thursday, 26th November 2020

Pam Forrest

When should you travel to French Polynesia?

French Polynesia is a dream location where you can enjoy a laid back- island culture all year round.
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Wednesday, 18th November 2020

Bruno Kaufmann

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.
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  • Where to Stay

Monday, 9th November 2020

Will Gray