What do non-skiers do when the rest of the group head off for the slopes? Most ski resorts know that not everyone wants to ski, and those that do might not want to ski every day. Thankfully, there are plenty of options for the non-skier to choose from, whether you’re looking for a winter adventure
New York is a good idea any time of year, but during the winter months this incredible city can get pretty cold. With a little determination and a lot of warm layers, winter in NYC can be an amazing time to visit. Here’s ten things to do in NYC this winter to help you escape
Visiting Austria at Christmas is a special experience. Much like its neighbour Germany, Austria is world-famous for having rich festive traditions. From glühwein and gingerbread to handmade ornaments and intricately decorated trees, it’s hard to beat an authentic Austrian Christmas market. Here you’ll find some of our favourite cities in Austria for you to visit
Travelling to Australia during the UK winter is great. You’ll be escaping the UK’s cold winter and jetting straight towards an Australian summer. I’ve visited several times and can happily recommend my top 4 things to do for first-timers – from the best ways to view Sydney’s iconic harbour and bridge, to incredible views on
Imagine sitting on a long, low deck, watching the world as you glide effortlessly along a tranquil river. On either side, picturesque villages, peaceful countryside, and medieval European cities pass you by. Travel doesn’t come much slower than a river cruise. This is one of the most relaxing ways to explore Europe, and there are
With its World Heritage architecture, rich history and delicious cuisine, Lisbon city breaks have always been popular with us Brits. Lisbon holidays offer the added bonus of golden Atlantic sands and quiet countryside within reach of the city, not to mention the promise of up to 300 sunshine days a year… Is Lisbon worth visiting?
Looking for a quick getaway that won’t break the bank? We’ve rounded up some of the best budget city breaks to help give you some travel inspiration. 1. Athens, Greece While the Greek islands get their fair share of tourism, Athens offers warm weather and a taste of the exotic at a reasonable budget. Discover
Amsterdam is easy to reach from the UK and has multiple cultural attractions that make for a great, long weekend stay. Here’s a look at the best things to explore in Amsterdam. Top attractions to see in Amsterdam World-class museums full of history, including the Hermitage Amsterdam and Anne Frank House, are among the reasons
Spain is arguably one of the best adventure holiday destinations in Europe. The contrasting terrains between the north and south offers an endless list of activities for travellers of all ages and skill to enjoy. Pick the right time and place, and you’ll have an amazing adventure holiday of a lifetime lined up. In this
As demand for sustainable travel grows, cycling is a great way of minimising your carbon footprint while exploring. Integrated into city breaks, cycling brings opportunities to cover distances while sight-seeing. Guided bicycle tours introduce places of interest and bring opportunities to meet fellow travellers. Beyond that, cycling can just be good, simple fun. Hiring a
If you’re planning a trip this summer, we’ve got some great ideas for the best places to travel in June and July. From a foodie staycation in England, to soaking up the midnight sun in Scandinavia, there really is something here for everyone… Dates to be aware of: In 2023, most school’s summer holidays start
Tenerife’s climate and landscape make the Spanish island an attractive year-round destination for active holidays. The largest of the Canary Islands is ideal for both fly-and-flop sunshine getaways and activity-based holidays. Winter sunshine and temperate summer weather give Tenerife the nickname ‘the island of eternal spring’. That climate explains why it’s perfect for activities both
Seen enough white sandy beaches and ancient ruins to last a lifetime? Then maybe it’s time you start seeking out some of the more unique places that you might not find in every travel guide under the sun. There’s so much beauty in the world – natural and man-made. Here are some truly special places
Winter is a magical time of year, with snow-capped mountains, frozen lakes, and cosy fireplaces to enjoy. So, whether you’re a seasoned skier or a first-time snowshoer, there are plenty of winter adventures to be had right on our doorstep in Europe. Keep reading to discover five of our top picks for winter adventure. 1.
If you haven’t already started making plans, or need a jolt of inspiration, now is the perfect time to start thinking about that first getaway of the new year. If an adventure is in your plans, as it is for many people next year, then we’ve rounded up some of our favourites for the start