Travel Inspiration

Our travel blog features travel tips and advice on everything from UK breaks and short weekend getaways to ideal cruise destinations and solo travel guides.

From South Africa to Seoul, we write about the most interesting and beautiful features of destinations across the world with the aim of providing inspiration for your next holiday adventure.

Sierra Nevada winter resort

Skiing in the Sierra Nevada

June 12, 2016

Long hours of winter sunshine, guaranteed snow and pristine slopes help make southern Spain’s Sierra Nevada the skiing mecca it is today. Find out more.

Solo woman traveller crosses a rope bridge

Travelling solo – Valerie Singleton

June 11, 2016

Worried about travelling alone? TV star and avid traveller Valerie Singleton shares her exciting experiences and top tips for going solo.

Vintage style picture of Santiago de Chile downtown, Chile.

Cultural highlights of Santiago

June 10, 2016

Chile isn’t only about nature’s vast open spaces; countless cultural attractions await you in the city. We discover some of Santiago’s cultural highlights. 

Tranquil beach resort, beautiful morning glory on the Koh Samui,

Top Koh Samui travel experiences

June 7, 2016

Sparkling seas, perfect weather and white beaches help make Koh Samui a favourite Thai holiday destination. Discover what you can do on Koh Samui.

Rolling Hills in the United Kingdom

5 top UK rural escapes

June 2, 2016

There’s nothing quite like the UK’s country cottages to help you recharge and unwind. Check out our five favourite UK rural escapes. 

Christ the Redeemer overlooking Rio de Janeiro

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

May 30, 2016

Going to Brazil? Don’t miss out on Rio de Janeiro’s iconic attractions. Here’s a lowdown on some of the must-sees in this intoxicating city.

London - Cathedral St. Paul, UK

Top 5 UK city breaks

May 24, 2016

Planning a city break? There are hundreds of fascinating cities to explore in the UK but if you’re not sure which to choose, here are five of our favourites.

Blue lagoon

Top 10 Winter sun destinations

May 23, 2016

If the chilly winter weather is getting you down, why not book a break in the sun? Our guide to 10 top winter hot spots should get you in the holiday mood!

Temple in Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai in 2 Days

May 19, 2016

Thailand’s Chiang Mai is a must-see. Elaborate temples, dining experiences & mesmerising culture await you. Find out what to do in 2 days in Chiang Mai city.