The Best Beaches in Europe

While many people planning their family holidays in 2018 think the best beaches are on tropical islands, they might be surprised to learn that idyllic stretches of golden sand and…

Turkey’s New Visa Requirements

As of 29 October 2018, the rules have changed regarding Turkish holiday visas and you will no longer be able to apply for an e-visa at the airport kiosks on…

The Hidden Gems in Florence

The stunning capital of Italy’s Tuscany region is known for its art history and Renaissance architecture. But there is so much more to discover… We’ve uncovered some of Florence’s lesser-known…

Palma: 6 Things to See and Do

Majorca’s stylish capital city has all of the shopping, sightseeing and sunbathing opportunities you could need on a holiday, plus a sunny stretch of beach to top things off. So…

A Guide to Lanzarote’s Best Resort

When it comes to holidays in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote is a major destination for UK tourists. With a rugged coastline, easy access to active water sports and Timanfaya National…

Top attractions in Paphos

Home of the mythical Greek goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite, Paphos is one of the oldest cities in the world. With almost 30 known beaches (some of which are…

Things to do in: Sorrento

Perched high above the Bay of Naples on the Sorrentine Peninsula, Sorrento is one of the most scenic and beautiful coastal towns in Italy. With the scent of lemon trees…

The Best Holiday Destinations in Portugal

Portugal’s winning combination of sandy beaches, stunning scenery and varied array of activities has rightly kept it firmly on the holiday map for a good many years. Located on the…

Beaches in Films and Literature

There is little more appealing than finding the perfect shady spot on the beach to enjoy a quiet read, drink in hand. As summer leaves us and we make way…

Bergen: Norway’s Historic Gem

You may not have heard of Norway’s second city. On the southwestern coast Bergen stands as a thriving port city with small town charm, and has played an important part…

15 Places to Celebrate Your Birthday

Since it’s our 15th birthday today, we thought we’d inspire your next birthday getaway. Thinking of celebrating a special birthday abroad, but stuck for ideas of where to go? Here…

Winter Holiday Ideas

Nothing beats packing a suitcase for a well-deserved rest during the winter months. This year, escape the grey weather and the daily commute and experience a whole new location while…