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.

5 Must-do Experiences in Atlantic Canada

With so much to see and do in Atlantic Canada, planning your time carefully to make the most of this charming region is key. From whale-watching to exploring historic sites and rugged coastlines...
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Monday, 29th February 2016

Destination Specialist

Scott’s Last Antarctic Expedition

Glimpse into polar history as two ships are transformed into exclusive floating galleries, displaying photographs from Captain Scott's final Antarctic expedition.
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Thursday, 7th January 2016

Destination Specialist

Root Glacier Hike in Wrangell-St Elias

Worldwide Sales Manager, Erin, travelled to Wrangell-St Elias National Park in Alaska, to find out exactly what makes a root glacier hike an Alaska bucket-list essential.
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Monday, 5th October 2015

Erin Glennie

Extraordinary ways to get around Swedish Lapland

Have you ever sledged across a frozen river? Searched for the northern lights on an Icelandic horse, or whizzed across the snow on a thrilling snowmobile? Travelling to Swedish Lapland is an adventure in itself. And, once you arrive, the fun doesn't stop!
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Monday, 17th August 2015

Destination Specialist

Snorkelling in Iceland

Tempted to try snorkelling in Iceland? Charlotte explains what you need to know about this unusual Icelandic activity.
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Tuesday, 14th April 2015

Destination Specialist

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking in Iceland

Fresh air, exercise, long daylights hours and natural wonders around every corner: if you love hiking and walking then read on.
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Wednesday, 8th April 2015

Destination Specialist

Exploration 8WD Truck Style

For venturing into Iceland's Highlands, you need a vehicle as rugged as the terrain. Kelly tells us about the new luxury 8WD we use on our Volcanoes Northern Lights trip.
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Tuesday, 10th February 2015

Destination Specialist

How to Build a Campfire

Get in touch with your inner Scout, here's a quick guide to getting your fire started.
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Friday, 30th January 2015

Destination Specialist

Spotlight on Varmland: Sweden’s adventure centre

Hiking, biking, floating down a river and camping on an island – we sent Clare and Bruno to get to grips with all the activities on offer in Varmland. Here's an overview of what's on offer.
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Friday, 30th January 2015

Destination Specialist

The Perfect Family Adventure in Varmland

Want an outdoorsy adventure with your family? Bruno tried out rafting and camping in a tepee on an island in Sweden – here's what he made of it
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Friday, 30th January 2015

Bruno Kaufmann

What to Expect on a Wilderness Husky Adventure in Swedish Lapland

Alex, one of our Scandinavia Travel Specialists, set off across Swedish Lapland on a Wilderness Husky Adventure.
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Thursday, 22nd January 2015

Alex Minnis

A Short Hike to Svartifoss

One of the many hidden gems of Iceland’s South Coast, Svartifoss waterfall is well worth a stop and a hike...
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Sunday, 18th January 2015

Doug Kington