With its long stretches of road and endless supply of gorgeous scenery – an Australian road trip is classic bucket list fodder. Thinking about adding it to your list in 2015? Then here’s exactly what you need to think about….Posted on: January 6th in Australia by Becky Padmore.
If you’re anything like us, you’ll probably be leaving your New Year’s Eve plans to the last minute. If so and you can’t decide which UK city to spend it in, then Hotel Direct have created a handy and fun guide to help you make those decisions….Posted on: December 30th in Travel by Becky Padmore.
Europe offers some of the best skiing in the world and South Tyrol, a resort nestled in the beautiful Italian Domolite mountains, also offers truly breathtaking scenery and of course the most important thing – a plentiful supply of the white stuff….Posted on: December 30th in Travel by Becky Padmore.
If the Christmas festivities have taken their toll you maybe thinking of getting healthy again for your New Year’s resolution. To help you on your way, here are six remotely located unique spa retreats…Posted on: December 29th in Travel by Becky Padmore.
The chill of winter swept across my face and my fingers tingled from the cold. But after one sip of my steaming mug of gluhwein, I began to feel the festive warmth inside. I was in Linz, Austria, stood in its endearing Volksgarten Christkindlemarkt – one of three Christmas markets in the city…Posted on: December 22nd in Travel by Becky Padmore.
Singapore is often seen as just a stop-off destination, as a place to kill a few hours between flights. It’s also known as a commercial hub, as the home of a corruption-free government and strict, almost draconian laws, but what about the culture? Is Singapore lacking its own identity?Posted on: December 18th in Asia by Holly Daffurn.
If you think travel is all about summer vacations, then you’ll be missing out. During the winter, many places take on a new unearthly kind of beauty and throw in some exciting winter sports and you’ve got yourself a pretty fine unique vacation….Posted on: December 18th in North America by Becky Padmore.
we spent two full days at the first part of the trip exploring the city, adjusting to both to the city’s altitude and surprisingly slow pace of life. At an elevation of 9,350 feet, Quito is officially the capital city in the world and after landing slightly bewildered…Posted on: December 12th in Our Trips, South America, Travel by Becky Padmore.
Despite increasing popularity with the package-tour masses, there are still pockets of rural and unspoilt tranquility in Turkey. Not a fan of huge high rise hotels? Then try these areas filled with untouched villages, sleepy coves and rugged hinterland instead..Posted on: December 9th in Europe, Travel Snobs by Graham Padmore.