Travel Trends

21 February 2013

Stylish Holiday Homes: February Picks

Here's this month's edit of the best new holiday homes from Holiday Lettings, including a country pub in Devon, a delightful cave apartment in Andalucia and chic city apartments in ...
20 February 2013

Perfect Honeymoon Destination: Seychelles

Home to some of the world’s most beautiful white, sandy beaches, spectacular coral islands and stunning landscapes, Seychelles is by far the ultimate honeymoon location in the Indian Ocean. The group ...
20 February 2013

England: 6 ‘English Bucket List’ Experiences

The acclaimed actor, TV presenter and travel writer Michael Palin has chosen Oxfordshire’s chalk white horse as his expert pick for VisitEngland’s new Facebook app, which sets out to find ...
19 February 2013

17 Fairytale Destinations

Monte Palace Tropical Garden, Funchal, Madeira It’s not just the world of fantasy books that have fairytale places. You can visit magical places all around the world that will make you ...
18 February 2013

Asia: 10 Best Stay and Play Golf Resorts

For most golf tourists, the words "Stay and Play" are music to tired, over-travelled bodies and eager ears. At least some element of stay and play is considered essential for a ...
15 February 2013

England: Top 6 Coastal Experiences

As an island England has more than its fair share of coastline and the national tourist board’s new Coastal Escapes campaign sets out to celebrate it, from quaint Victorian promenades ...
13 February 2013

Top 5 World’s Most Romantic Road Trips

With ‘Romantic Road Trips’ fast becoming a popular way to celebrate Valentine’s Day, Comparecarehire.co.uk is helping impulsive customers to find the best last minute car hire deals so you can ...
12 February 2013

Chinese New Year: Destinations to Match Your Chinese Animal Sign

To celebrate the start of the Chinese New Year, Singapore Airlines has created a holiday wish list inspired by the personality traits of the Chinese Zodiac. Paying homage to the ...
10 February 2013

10 Most Romantic and Exotic World Escapes for 2013

Valentine's Day gets people stirring with amorous thoughts, and nothing is more romantic than travel to an exotic location, with a stay at a luxury resort and some fantasy adventures ...
9 February 2013

New Zealand: Best Cycling Trails for 2013

Off the back of a year that saw Sir Chris Hoy win his sixth Olympic cycling gold in London and Sir Bradley Wiggins becoming the first Brit to win the ...
7 February 2013

10 Most Romantic Hotels in Europe

Unlike any other hotel honours, TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards are based on millions of valuable reviews and opinions from travellers around the world. TripAdvisor spokesperson, Emma Shaw, said: “With the most ...
7 February 2013

England: 7 History and Heritage Experiences

The recent discovery of King Richard III’s skeleton in a Leicester car park is another reminder of England’s rich and far-reaching history, and interested travellers can now take a Richard III ...
6 February 2013

Top 10 Spa Hotels in Europe for 2013

With many of us having broken our New Year’s resolutions by now and the trainers firmly back in the cupboard for another year, perhaps a far more relaxing way to ...
6 February 2013

New Zealand: The Hobbit Film Locations (IN PICTURES)

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has hit cinemas worldwide, captivating audiences and showcasing the exceptional New Zealand landscapes used to illustrate Middle-earth. New Zealand is well-loved by filmmakers, including The Hobbit ...
5 February 2013

Lock-ups to Love-ins: 5 Prisons Turned Hotels for a Romantic Break

We've had a look at alternative valentine's day destinations, but why not break all the romance barriers and say I Love You in a most different and especially unique setting ...
4 February 2013

Prince Edward Island: Cycling the Confederation Trail (VIDEO)

Prince Edward Island is the perfect province to cycle. The Confederation Trail runs tip-to-tip from Tignish to Elmira and includes 400 kilometers of excellent rolled stone dust surface for cycling. The ...
2 February 2013

England: 5 Places to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year in England brings an explosive celebration of colour and noise to this green and pleasant land. On Sunday, 10 February the nation’s Chinatowns will fill with spectators to ...
31 January 2013

England: 7 Art and Culture Experiences for 2013

VisitEngland’s new Facebook app sets out to find the top 101 Things to Do Before You Go Abroad. Residents from far and wide have been submitting and voting on their top experiences ...
30 January 2013

Travel Trends: How Age Influences the British Holidaymaker

New research from TravelSupermarket has found average holiday budgets differ by up to £280 per person depending on their age as Brits’ holiday requirements change throughout their adult life. Those over 50 like ...
29 January 2013

England: 8 Tallest Attractions to Visit

This weekend, The View from the Shard will be opened to the public for visitors to experience what it’s like to see London from Western Europe’s tallest building, The Shard. The ...
28 January 2013

23 Most Beautiful Castles in Europe

Medieval, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque are just some of the stunning architectural styles adopted to build, restore and refurbish these castles. Here are 23 of our favourite fortresses in Europe. Bojnice ...
27 January 2013

England: 8 Romantic Places For Valentine’s Day

Flowers wilt and chocolates melt. Avoid clichés this Valentine’s Day and treat your loved one to a memorable break in one of England’s romantic cities.  Get locked in with your loved ...
26 January 2013

Australia Day: 10 Best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Oz

To celebrate Australia's National Day, we have picked 10 of the best, beautiful and breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Sites down under. You can find out more information about each on ...
25 January 2013

Stylish Holiday Homes for Valentine’s Day Breaks

Valentine's Day is fast-approaching and to make planning easy for you, here are some beautiful properties from Holiday Lettings that are still available to book for a special Valentine's experience. Fifty ...
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