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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.

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

Our 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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#ExtraordinaryIceland in our digital magazine

Our digital magazine is packed full of everything you need to know about Iceland
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Friday, 19th June 2015

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Exploring Savonlinna and Olavinlinna castle in Finland

Savonlinna is an historic town located in the heart of the Lakeland region of eastern Finland, not far from the border with Russia
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Monday, 23rd March 2015

Kim Stacey

7 things to do in Wanaka, New Zealand

With all the charm and less hype than Queenstown, Wanaka is a lakeside town in New Zealand's Southern Lakes region surrounded by incredible landscapes.
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Thursday, 12th March 2015

Lauren Shorney

Roros: get lost in Norway’s history

Norway is famous for its fjords and mountain scenery – but what about further east? Alex went to the heart of Scandinavia to visit the historic town of Roros.
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Monday, 9th March 2015

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What to do with a few hours in Helsinki

If you're travelling to north Finland and wondering what to do with the time between flights here's what to do when you have a few hours in Helsinki.
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Tuesday, 3rd March 2015

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A Visit to Kangos Guesthouse

Our Scandinavia Tailor Made Specialist, Mark set off to explore 'real' Sweden at Kangos – a traditional guesthouse in Swedish Lapland.
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Tuesday, 10th February 2015

Mark Champagne

Wonderful Wintertime in Québec

Our Travel Specialist Charlene travelled to Québec for the ultimate winter wonderland experience. Here she lists the highlights of that unforgettable trip...
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Monday, 9th February 2015

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3 Best Things to do in South Iceland

Saeli Hauksson was born, grew up and lives on Iceland’s South Coast. We asked him for his top three tips for what to see and do...
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Sunday, 18th January 2015

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Antarctica stopover: experiencing Buenos Aires

"Buenos Aires was only ever supposed to be a means to an end for me..."
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Wednesday, 10th December 2014

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