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.

Visit Iceland’s new LAVA Centre with Discover the World!

As if holiday makers need another reason to visit the land of fire and ice, 2017 saw the arrival of the high-tech, interactive Lava Centre in Hvolsvollur, 100km east of Reykjavik. Read on to find out more...
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Thursday, 20th April 2017

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A Spotlight on Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre

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Tuesday, 21st March 2017

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Things To Do in Reykjavik

Discover the scenic wonders, history and culture of Reykjavik with our pick of 13 of the best things to do in and around the city
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Friday, 17th March 2017

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New Zealand – a Winter Wonderland

A destination for all seasons, Product Manager Lindi explains the attraction of a winter holiday in New Zealand.
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Friday, 10th February 2017

Lindi Sprenger

Exploring Canada’s National Parks

Canada is home to 46 national parks, featuring a variety of breathtaking landscapes and unique attractions. Read on to discover our favourites...
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Thursday, 2nd February 2017

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Our Favourite Places to Stay in Namibia

Namibia offers so many wonderful accommodation options to suit all budgets and tastes. Where you stay can be a highlight of a trip to Namibia in itself. Here are some of our favourite places to stay in Namibia.
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Thursday, 12th January 2017

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An Insider’s Guide to Namibia

Destination researchers, Dan and Johanna, have recently returned from their tour of Namibia. We caught up with them to find out why Namibia is a great destination to visit.
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Tuesday, 10th January 2017

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Visiting Waiheke Island, New Zealand

Erin, our head of Worldwide Sales, explains why Waiheke Island should be part of everyone’s itinerary when visiting New Zealand’s North Island...
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Wednesday, 28th December 2016

Erin Glennie

5 reasons to choose escorted touring in Iceland

Nordic Sales Manager, Amy, shares her top 5 reasons to choose escorted touring in Iceland.
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Thursday, 22nd December 2016

Amy Gibbs

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

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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