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.
Antarctica: Our Day in Paradise
Polar specialist Jo Cooper, from our Worldwide team, recounts a memorable day on the Antarctic Peninsula - from breakfast with humpbacks to a Brazilian BBQ dinner.
David Mitchell discovers the Land of Sagas (Part1)
Novelist David Mitchell, author of the Booker Prize shortlisted 'Cloud Atlas' and 'number9dream' travelled to Iceland with Discover the World in September 2011 on a tailor-made itinerary inspired by the Saga trail...
Greg won the travel writing competition in the 2012 edition of our Cloud 9 magazine. His evocative account of an 'almost' perfect evening in Bicheno, Tasmania is sure to raise a knowing smile from many of us.
Eyjafjallajokull: now is the perfect time to visit Iceland
We received a summary of the events surrounding the recent eruption of Eyjafjallajokull in Iceland from a good friend of ours, the irrepressible former manager of Hotel Ranga – located a short distance from the volcano.
Read part 3 of the process building an Art Suite at the Icehotel from UK designer Marcus Dillistone. The last few days bring heavy metal, the history of the Icehotel and the all-important finessing stage.
Read part 2 of the process building an Art Suite at the Icehotel from UK designer Marcus Dillistone. His project diary continues into week 2 as he encounters technical issues and explains the difference between different types of snow.