Holiday & travel inspiration
We have all had recommendations for great places to go on holiday, based on how much other people have enjoyed their holidays there. But do you really want to choose your next holiday based on what someone else likes, or what is most popular? There might even be places in the world that you’ve never heard of, but which would be an excellent holiday destination for you, based on what you want to get out of a holiday. Our holiday experts will help you find them.
Whether you’re looking for family holiday inspiration, exciting holiday destinations or just the best places to go on holiday next year, your individual preferences, we have lots of information and ideas for you.
In our holiday inspiration articles, we’ve outlined what’s good, bad and amazing about some of the holiday destinations we have been to recently. So, if you’re thinking of taking a holiday somewhere that you’ve not heard much about, or if you’re unsure whether it would cater for the types of activities or relaxation you’re looking for, take a look at what we’ve said or better yet, ask us! We’re always happy to help and to share our knowledge, so that our clients have the most enjoyable holiday for them, every single time.
So, you’ve booked a weekend city break to Berlin, the capital of cool. Now it's time to get planning what to do on your trip. You made the right choice in picking Berlin for your next city break. The city that for so long had been alienated by a divisive wall is now...read more
Forming a curve from the south coast of Florida to the north of Venezuela are the beautiful Caribbean islands. Each of the 7,000 islands in the Caribbean offers something different, but music, culture and food exist everywhere in the region and a warm welcome is...read more
Familiarisation trip - April 2017 I have just returned from a fantastic trip to South Africa, it has been somewhere I have always wanted to visit, and it didn’t disappoint. If you love food then South Africa will be perfect for you. We ate our way from Western Cape to...read more
Amsterdam’s unfortunate reputation as a stag do and partygoer central where ‘anything goes’ is an injustice to the cultural attractions, landmarks and sites in the Dutch capital. Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most diverse, varied destinations that with new regeneration...read more
I had never been to Costa Rica before and was not sure what to expect on my trip. I knew they were very much into saving the environment which appealed to me and the fact they export a lot of bananas (107 million to be exact; which I found out during my visit!) but...read more
Melbourne & Cairns Our trip to Melbourne was with Qantas Airways, via Dubai. We travelled with one a Qantas rep which certainly had its advantages; all of us were upgraded from economy to business class! I thought Qantas was amazing! The level of service during...read more
Originally launched back in 2008, the new look Independence of the Seas, part of the Freedom Class with Royal Caribbean has had a multi-million-pound makeover and was relaunched over a 3-day trip from Southampton for Travel Agents to try it out before then starting...read more
Flying with Qatar Airways Qatar Airways’ check-in desk was quick and friendly. We were travelling as a group so expected it to take a little while to weigh all bags, check passports etc. but all was smooth. The food was really rather nice, with 2 options given. The...read more
Dates: 19th – 26th March 2017 Average Maximum Temperature: 25.8c Average Minimum Temperature: 12.8c Generally in Autumn the days are sunny and warm with evenings cool to cold. FLIGHTS: We flew to Perth via Dubai from London Gatwick with Emirates. Overall the service...read more
1, 2, 3, and 5, 6, 7 and 1, 2, 3, and 5, 6, 7. The words had been repeated so many times I would be reciting them in my sleep. It was at least 35 degrees and I was in a tiny room that contained one ineffective fan and nine other people, all attempting to master the...read more
6th – 12th October 2015 Flying to Seychelles We flew to Seychelles with Etihad Airlines via Abu Dhabi. Etihad Airlines were very good! We flew economy and had plenty of room and the service was absolutely fantastic – the cabin crew couldn’t do enough for you! Day 1 –...read more
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Our experts don’t just say that a holiday destination is good because they enjoyed it there – we take what matters most in a holiday into account, before anything else. If you love the heat, you’re probably not going to be interested in an Icelandic cruise. Similarly, if you can’t stand temperatures above the average for the UK, then somewhere like Dubai might take you too far out of your comfort zone.
Then, there’s the type of place you would like to stay in. Whether you’re going for a luxury honeymoon or a family safari, where you stay in terms of location and accommodation, is going to make a big difference to how comfortable you feel whilst on holiday.
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