Top five reasons to visit Antarctica

Antarctica remained cut off from all other continents for many years, and as such remains one of the last great unconquered regions of the world. Now, thanks to a range of tours and cruise options, the beauty of this fascinating area is more accessible than ever before making this remote land a desirable destination for wildlife lovers, adventure travel fans and holiday-makers alike. So what … Continue reading Top five reasons to visit Antarctica

Salzburg – Music to Your Ears

Renowned as the birthplace of Mozart, famous for being the beautiful setting for the ever-popular The Sound of Music movie and celebrated for its popular music festival, Salzburg is an elegant and cultural metropolis. Nestled amongst the scenic mountains and lakes of Austria, a visit to this picturesque city is a must for fans of music, culture and history. Classical Chic… Salzburg is a centre … Continue reading Salzburg – Music to Your Ears

How to Sparkle on Holiday

Your clothes are folded neatly into your suitcase, you know where your passport and tickets are but you don’t have a clue how to accessorise on holiday. Sound familiar? Don’t despair. To effortlessly bring together your holiday wardrobe, you need three key pieces; the necklace, the bracelet and earrings. Packing the right accessory can bring variation to your holiday wardrobe as well as stop you … Continue reading How to Sparkle on Holiday

How much of England have you explored?

England is full of contrasts; from the 600 miles of beautiful coastline to the rolling hills of the Cotswolds and charming Devonshire villages or the ever bustling cities such as London and Manchester – whichever direction you travel you will find a wide variety of landscapes and diverse cultures to explore, so why go further? UK holidays do not carry the stress and problems that … Continue reading How much of England have you explored?

A Guide to Fly-Driving America

With huge stretches of roads, stunning scenery and an incredible diversity of cultures and landscapes across each state, North America is the perfect destination for a driving holiday. This incredible continent is one of the best in the world for enjoying the freedom and flexibility that comes with a fly-drive trip. Plus, the excellent highways provide a useful network between cities and states. Whether you’re … Continue reading A Guide to Fly-Driving America

Money saving tips for planning your holiday

Holidays offer an ideal opportunity to escape the pressures of everyday life and enjoy some special time exploring and relaxing in a new and exciting environment. However, with the rising costs of travelling abroad, it is important to plan carefully to avoid paying more than is necessary when going away. If you’ve spent time searching for holiday deals, then why not take time looking into … Continue reading Money saving tips for planning your holiday

Discover Machu Picchu for its 100th Anniversary

100 years of adventure This year marks the 100th anniversary of Hiram Bingham’s discovery of the ruins of Machu Picchu. The American explorer and historian’s incredible finding now means that around 300,000 visitors each year are lucky enough to view and explore this historic Incan site. Framed by Andean peaks and surrounded by lush green forest, Machu Picchu’s temples, streets, staircases and terraces stretch between … Continue reading Discover Machu Picchu for its 100th Anniversary

The Top Ten Stunning Spring Walks

Take Your Family On A Top Ten Stunning Spring Walk With the changing of the clocks this month what better way to spend the extra hour of sunshine than embarking on some mood-boosting spring walks. With milder temperatures and  flowery signs of life sprouting around us in the form of daffodils, snow drops and crocuses, what better way to engage the kids than immersing them … Continue reading The Top Ten Stunning Spring Walks

Preparing for Overseas Festivals

Overseas music festivals are becoming increasingly popular, creating blending a relaxing holiday with the great vibe of outdoor music events. Whatever your musical preferences, there’s an event to suit your taste. 2011 sees DJs from all over the world appearing at Sensation in Amsterdam, stunning orchestral delights at the Rossini Opera Festival in Italy and the likes of Arcade Fire and Arctic Monkeys headlining at … Continue reading Preparing for Overseas Festivals