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.

Volcanic Activity In Iceland

From geysers to volcanic eruptions Iceland's geological activity is not only abundant but sensational. The country owes its very existence to its unique volcanic prone position on the North Atlantic Ridge.
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Wednesday, 20th July 2016

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Discover Australia & New Zealand: Digital Magazine

Take a look at online magazine for travel tips and inspiration from the experts.
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Wednesday, 8th June 2016

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Why everyone is talking about East Iceland

From irresistable natural wonders to world-class hiking trails and from meeting the locals to ancient folklores, award-winning travel writer, William Gray, answers our questions in his guide to the spectacular east.
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Tuesday, 29th March 2016

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7 Natural Wonders of our World

Natural wonders, fascinating wildlife, intriguing history and charming cultures – the world is a truly spectacular place to explore.
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Tuesday, 6th October 2015

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6 of our Favourite Arctic Experiences

Lapland, Svalbard, Iceland, Greenland, the Canadian Arctic... they all send a shiver down your spine, whether you're off on a trip to see the icebergs, ice bears or the aurora borealis.
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Wednesday, 12th August 2015

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I can’t really talk right now, I’m on my way to a volcano

It's been noted recently that Iceland is becoming increasingly popular with film makers, particularly for the sci-fi and action genres or those storylines that are set in another world!
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Monday, 9th March 2015

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Guide Profile: Alexa Kershaw

Meet cetacean specialist Alexa Kershaw, who has been one of our guides for over 10 years and is one of the leaders of our Orcas & Aurora tour in Iceland.
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Friday, 20th February 2015

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British Travel Awards 2014 Winners

Discover the World won Best Medium-Sized Special Interest Holiday Company 2014 for the third year running – thank you to everyone who voted.
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Friday, 28th November 2014

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Eyjafjallajokull: Iceland’s Infamous Volcano

Situated in the south west of Iceland, this 800,000 year old volcano with the almost unpronounceable name was thrust into the limelight when it erupted in 2010...
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Sunday, 20th July 2014

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