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.

Volcanoes and Northern Lights Escorted Tour (In Pictures)

Debbie travelled to Iceland’s Highlands on an 8WD Truck adventure – and here’s how it looked.
  • Adventure

Thursday, 30th August 2018

Debbie Smallwood

Should I book an Escorted Holiday to Iceland?

Travel writer, Will Gray, joined one of our small-group northern lights tours to discover the benefits of an escorted holiday in Iceland.
  • Destination Insiders

Thursday, 19th July 2018

Will Gray

25 Years of Whale Watching in Iceland

Head into the blue with the experts as Discover the World celebrates 25 years since it pioneered whale watching in Iceland.
  • Wildlife

Monday, 26th February 2018

Will Gray

Top Natural Wonders In Iceland To Photograph

Iceland is any photographers dream. We've rounded up the most interesting natural wonders in Iceland, just don't forget to bring your camera!
  • Inspire Me

Monday, 19th February 2018

Doug Kington

How to Fall in Love with Iceland (again)

If you loved your first brush with the Land of Fire & Ice, here are 8 more reasons why you should go again – from remote fjords and hidden waterfalls to lonely peninsulas and little-visited fishing villages
  • Destination Insiders

Thursday, 8th February 2018

Will Gray

Short Restaurant Review – Hotel Husafell

Hotel Husafell is a true hidden gem, just 90 minutes outside of Reykjavik. Here, you can escape the bright city lights and throngs of tourists and divulge in sumptuous fine cuisine.
  • Food & Culture
  • Travel Stories
  • Where to Stay

Friday, 1st December 2017

Destination Specialist

Exploring Laugarvatn Fontana’s Geothermal Spa & Bakery

Heading to the Golden Circle? Escape the tourist traps and relax in Laugarvatn Fontana's geothermal spa and bakery.
  • Food & Culture

Friday, 20th October 2017

Destination Specialist

If you liked Iceland, you’ll love New Zealand!

Over 10,000 miles separate Iceland and New Zealand, but they’re hardly worlds apart when it comes to these 6 unmissable holiday highlights...
  • Inspire Me

Tuesday, 12th September 2017

Destination Specialist

Iceland Your Way: Tips for Managing Your Budget

Iceland's mesmeric appeal has become increasingly widespread in recent years. Read on for our top tips for managing your spend in Iceland.
  • Destination Insiders

Wednesday, 14th June 2017

Destination Specialist

Road Trip to Iceland’s Golden Circle: Our Expert Guide

Thinking of visiting Iceland's Golden Circle? Read our expert guide to the most commonly asked questions about planning a road trip along this popular route, with top tips on getting off-the-beaten-track and avoiding the crowds
  • Destination Insiders

Tuesday, 6th June 2017

Destination Specialist

9 Amazing Views of Iceland

Iceland's incredible landscapes and natural wonders lure visitors to visit time and time again - so we've collated 9 of our favourite images to showcase some of the country's astounding beauty...
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 31st May 2017

Alex Minnis

My Superjeep Adventure in Thorsmork

One of our Nordic Travel Specialists, Jack, travelled to Thorsmork in South Iceland, for a thrilling Superjeep Adventure.
  • Travel Stories

Tuesday, 30th May 2017

Destination Specialist