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.

Iain Mallory continues his journey in East Iceland

Join travel blogger and photographer Iain Mallory’s journey as he reaches Nestkaupstađur and Egilsstađir - the gateway to Iceland's East Fjords.
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 29th June 2016

Destination Specialist

Iain Mallory discovers whales and waterfalls in Iceland

This is the first of two blogs by Iain Mallory, adventure travel blogger and photographer, who travelled on a road trip from the North to the East of Iceland and shares some of his highlights.
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 29th June 2016

Destination Specialist

Q&A with George Hart – Polar Explorer

Aspiring Polar Explorer, George Hart, has recently returned from a truly inspiring voyage to Antarctica. We caught up with George to find out more...
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 11th May 2016

Destination Specialist

Surprise Proposals at the 26th Icehotel

Winter 2015/16 has been a season of romance at the Icehotel, with a number of happy couples saying "yes!" to their surprise proposals. Here a few of these happy moments, as told by the couples themselves...
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 27th April 2016

Destination Specialist

Whale watching in Tromso

Our Scandinavia Travel Specialist, Kim, spends a day whale watching under the beautiful winter sun in Tromso.
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 13th April 2016

Kim Stacey

In Search of Polar Bears in Churchill

Churchill, on the edge of Hudson Bay in northern Canada is known as the 'Polar Bear Capital of the World' - Pam discovers if it lives up to its impressive name.
  • Travel Stories
  • Wildlife

Wednesday, 20th January 2016

Pam Forrest

The best of the Great Barrier Reef without getting your feet wet!

Lauren, our Worldwide Travel Specialist, spent three weeks exploring ‘the land down under’ and was lucky enough to see the Great Barrier Reef from the water and from the air.
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 6th January 2016

Lauren

Northern Territory Safari: Exploring Australia’s Top End

Our Head of Worldwide Product, Liz, stayed at Bamurru Plains in northern Australia where she discovered great hospitality and an abundance of wildlife...
  • Travel Stories

Thursday, 29th October 2015

Liz Lunnon

Q&A: William Gray on Alaska

We caught up with William Gray to find out why Alaska is a great family-friendly adventure holiday destination.
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 23rd October 2015

Will Gray

A Spotlight on Seydisfjordur

Nordic Travel Specialist, Laura, heads to Seydisfjordur in East Iceland to uncover its fascinating history, picturesque surrounds and just why the locals are so charming.
  • Destination Insiders
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 16th October 2015

Destination Specialist

Eerie Icelandic Legends: The 13 Yule Lads

Iceland is said to be full of eerie mythology and folklore that’s waiting to be discovered
  • Travel Stories

Tuesday, 29th September 2015

Destination Specialist

A spotlight on Norway’s Preikestolen

Our Nordic Travel Specialist, Charlotte, heads to Fjord Norway to discover the area's astounding natural beauty and local charm.
  • Travel Stories

Wednesday, 2nd September 2015

Destination Specialist