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.

Tips from the experts: Namibia

The team at Discover the World share their favourite memories from Namibia.
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Thursday, 3rd November 2016

Destination Specialist

Safari insider: Namibia or Botswana?

Namibia and Botswana are polar opposites in terms of safari destinations so which one do you choose? Our Southern Africa Travel Specialists give their insights into where to go on an African adventure.
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Tuesday, 1st November 2016

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A Perfect Day on Fogo Island

Our Head of Worldwide Product, Liz, recounts her perfect day on Fogo Island, Newfoundland.
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Tuesday, 26th July 2016

Liz Lunnon

Pick of the Pillows: 5 of the best hotels in Iceland

Whether you plan to stay within easy reach of Reykjavik or want to escape to the far north, here are five of our favourite places to stay in ‪Iceland‬.
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Tuesday, 12th April 2016

Destination Specialist

The Hidden Gems of West Sweden

When we think of Sweden we tend to think of perhaps the long winters, the fabulous Icehotel (based in the north, where you can potentially see the northern lights), and perhaps the beautiful city of Stockholm too – but perhaps some might not have thought of what Sweden might be like in the summer months.
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Friday, 1st April 2016

Alex Minnis

Top 8 Things to Do in East Iceland

From spectacular hikes and coastal drives to waterfalls, volcanoes and wildlife, East Iceland is becoming a magnet to travellers in search of a quieter, less visited side of the country. We recommend eight of the best things to do in this beautiful and diverse region, easily accessible from the town of Egilsstadir.
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Tuesday, 29th March 2016

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Exploring the Centre of the Earth in Iceland

Discover the World client, Kate Muggleton, travelled on our Journey to the Centre of the Earth self-drive holiday in January 2016. This was Kate's first trip to Iceland.
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Friday, 18th March 2016

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7 Amazing Places to Stay in Atlantic Canada

From the beautiful Bay of Fundy to the rugged landscapes of Fogo Island – here are our top 5 amazing places to stay in Atlantic Canada
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Wednesday, 17th February 2016

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Things To Do In Toronto with 48 Hours

Worldwide Operations Specialist and former Toronto resident, Emma-Louise, reveals a few of her favourite spots in this magical city.
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Thursday, 28th January 2016

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Eerie Icelandic Legends: The Hidden People of Borgarfjordur Eystri

Iceland Travel Specialist, Thora, heads to East Iceland to uncover the myth of the Hidden People of Borgarfjordur Eystri.
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Friday, 6th November 2015

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5 reasons to travel to East Iceland

Award-winning travel writer Will Gray journeyed to Iceland in September to discover the secrets of the East Fjords. Find out his top five reasons for exploring this lesser-visited region.
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Thursday, 5th November 2015

Will Gray

48 hours in Melbourne: Top 5 must-do’s

Our Assistant Product Manager, Lauren, spent 48 hours in Melbourne before a guided walk with Great Walks of Australia . Read on for her top 5 must-do's in this charming city.
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Thursday, 29th October 2015

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