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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.

3 Gourmet Western Australia Ideas

Western Australia is home to the Margaret River wine region; the location of food and wine festival, Gourmet Escapes. This is a unique 3-day festival where over 100,000 passionate foodies have attended and with a star lineup of Nigella Lawson, Rick Stein and Monica Galetti and more, we don’t blame them!
  • Food & Culture
  • Inspire Me

Wednesday, 15th August 2018

Becky Masih

Fine Dining at West Iceland’s Hotel Husafell

Iceland Product Executive, Andy, takes us on a culinary journey at Iceland's stylish Hotel Husafell.
  • Food & Culture
  • Travel Stories

Friday, 1st December 2017

Destination Specialist

Exploring Laugarvatn Fontana’s Geothermal Spa & Bakery

Heading to the Golden Circle? Escape the tourist traps and relax in Laugarvatn Fontana's geothermal spa and bakery.
  • Food & Culture

Friday, 20th October 2017

Destination Specialist

6 Ultimate Swedish Comfort Foods

To welcome the winter season ahead, we have compiled a list of our favourite ultimate Swedish comfort foods to inspire you on your next Swedish Lapland adventure.
  • Food & Culture

Friday, 25th August 2017

Destination Specialist

Iceland: Land of Fire, Ice & Fabulous Food

Having recently been awarded their its first Michelin-starred restaurant, find out why Iceland is hot for foodies right now as we talk to Ragnar Eiriksson of Reykjavik's DILL...
  • Food & Culture

Monday, 3rd April 2017

Destination Specialist

Best Restaurants in East Iceland

The pristine East Fjords are peppered with fishing villages, herb-smothered mountain slopes are grazed by sheep and reindeer, while fertile valleys shelter some of Iceland’s best agricultural land. Here are some of our favourite places to dine when visiting the east...
  • Food & Culture

Thursday, 21st April 2016

Destination Specialist

A Heavenly Lobster Sandwich in Hofn!

Drifa discovered one the hidden gems of the harbor town of Hofn almost by accident while on an iDiscover self-drive in May 2014
  • Food & Culture

Sunday, 18th January 2015

Destination Specialist

Scandinavian recipes to try this winter

Here are a few recipes ideas to bring a taste of Scandinavia home this winter - from warming soup to cinnamon buns.
  • Food & Culture

Tuesday, 11th November 2014

Destination Specialist

Canada’s Group of Seven

Be inspired by the artwork of the Group of Seven. Painting by Tom Thomson, The Jack Pine, 1916 1917, Oil on canvas, 127.9 x 139.8 cm, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Photo © NGC.
  • Food & Culture

Tuesday, 8th July 2014

Destination Specialist

5 of the best places to eat in Iceland

After a long day of watching geysers erupt, climbing volcanoes, swimming in geothermal pools, and snowmobiling on glaciers, you'll probably have worked up an appetite. But where to go?
  • Food & Culture

Thursday, 26th June 2014

Destination Specialist

Discovering Marlborough’s Wineries

Explorer Tom Avery, one of only 41 people in history to have reached the North and South Poles on foot, explores New Zealand’s premier wine growing region.
  • Food & Culture

Monday, 7th April 2014

Destination Specialist

Wine Tours in Australia and New Zealand

Tempt your taste buds in the wineries of New Zealand and Australia, tuck into gourmet cuisine and feast your eyes on stunning scenery for a heady mix of sensations in this wine lover’s paradise.
  • Food & Culture

Monday, 7th April 2014

Destination Specialist