Category: Travel

10 of the best: feel-good summer getaways

Ready to book the ultimate summer break? Check out these incredible, sun-drenched spots, hand-picked by our partner Mr & Mrs Smith With the summer holidays fast-approaching, it’s time to book that well-deserved break. We ask the travel experts at Mr & Mrs Smith for the best spots around the world to soak up the sun…
CONTINUE READING

9 of the best last-minute escapes to book this autumn

From the Scilly Isles’ white sands to leafy riverside walks in Slovenia, travel journalist Joanna Booth suggests the best short-haul escapes for sun and culture With peak holiday season over, the summer’s hordes have retreated and travel prices are cheaper – it’s officially the best time to book a last-minute break. Here are nine top destinations to explore,…
CONTINUE READING

9 alternative festive cities to visit this Christmas

Move over Munich: we’ve discovered the most unusual Christmas markets and festivals around the world. From Hong Kong’s decorated skyscrapers to Gothenburg’s arty pop-up markets, book now for an amazingly different Christmas break 1. Dutch Ice Sculpture Festival Where: Amsterdam, Holland Why: For a cool way to celebrate the holidays, Amsterdam’s annual ice festival is the…
CONTINUE READING

10 ultimate breaks to focus, reset and recharge

Take time to reenergise and leave the stress behind with these perfect escapes From energising mountain treks to calming meditation retreats, these life-changing breaks will help you take time out to relax and focus on what makes you happy. 1. For a mountain adventure Where: Slovenian Alps Trek, Slovenia Why: Swap the daily grind for…
CONTINUE READING