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.

The New Wonders of the World

August 24, 2017

From monumental mega-structures to symbolic statues, the world is blessed with countless incredible wonders. Read all about the 7 New Wonders of the World

August Bank Holiday

Things to do this August Bank Holiday

August 18, 2017

There’s so much to do in the UK over the August bank holiday weekend. Looking for inspiration? Here are 5 events to keep you entertained.

River Cruising – what to expect

August 10, 2017

If you're looking to take to the waters for your next holiday, should it be a river cruise? Here's what you can expect onboard.

Toronto, Canada

Solo travel in Canada

August 4, 2017

If the stunning scenery and cosmopolitan vibe of Canada's top cities are calling you, take a look at our solo travel guide to Vancouver and Toronto.

Beijing Skyline

Beautiful Beijing’s top sights

August 4, 2017

Planning a visit to beautiful Beijing? Expect exotic temples, gardens and architecture old and new - here’s a brief guide to what to see and do.

Mount Fuji in Autumn, Japan

Japan – something for everyone

August 4, 2017

Japan is so varied and exciting – from ancient history and unique culture to natural wonders and the latest technology, Japan really has something for everyone.

The summer music festival season

Europe’s Best Classical Music Festivals

August 2, 2017

From orchestras in Germany’s famed Beethovenhaus to soloists in Italian churches, Europe's classical music festivals offer a variety of brilliant music.