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.

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

The Hidden Gems of West Sweden

Nordic Specialist, Alex, showcases some of the highlights of exploring Sweden during the summer months including discovering the charms of Gothenburg and it's surrounding archipelago as well as the Koster Islands.
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Friday, 1st April 2016

Alex Minnis

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

Travel 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 Why You Must 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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Doug’s guide to Gros Morne National Park

We sent Doug, one of our Travel Specialist's to Newfoundland's Gros Morne National Park, to find out why the locals say that photographs just do not do this area justice.
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Wednesday, 21st October 2015

Doug Kington

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.
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Friday, 16th October 2015

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10 Reasons Why New Zealand is a Year Round Affair…

Here are our top 10 reasons why travelling to New Zealand outside of the peak summer months (Jan - Feb) is an ideal way to experience the land of the long white cloud.
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Monday, 12th October 2015

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