Dominique Dashwood-Evans

Argentina landscape

By Dominique
On: 1st October, 2013

The Oasis of Calm at Candelaria del Monte

  • Argentina
  • Buenos Aires & the Pampas

If you're planning a luxury holiday to Argentina, Original Travel expert Jules recommends the Candelaria del Monte - a traditional estancia with a particularly lively polo culture...


By Dominique
On: 18th July, 2013

Spend October Half Term in London

  • London

Want an exciting, fun packed October Half Term break for the family, before the winter blues kick in? Why not spend October Half Term in London, the UK's fun and thrilling capital, full of exciting activities to entertain you and your children...


By Dominique
On: 19th June, 2013

Places to see in Europe

  • Europe
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Switzerland

If someone wanted to promote Europe as a holiday destination, they could do based it on scenic views alone. Here are my top places to see in Europe - all boasting incredible views…

Peloponnese beach

By Dominique
On: 10th May, 2013

Popular Holiday Destinations: Chosen By You!

  • Peloponnese
  • St Petersburg
  • Borneo
  • Mauritius
  • Cyprus

We asked our clients to choose their favourite luxury holiday destinations - and this is their shortlist...


By Dominique
On: 29th January, 2013

Fitness Holidays: Need a Little Help Staying on the Wagon?

  • Europe
  • France
  • Spain

The debaucherous end to last year led many of us (our office included!) to embark on strict diets, cut all alcohol consumption, and even venture so far as to exercise. The end of January is a dangerous time for this new healthy living though…

Christmas in Stockholm

By Dominique
On: 21st December, 2012

Christmas Holiday Destinations for Celebrations with a Twist!

  • South Africa
  • Russia
  • Ethiopia
  • India
  • Sweden
  • London

Whilst Christmas isn't celebrated everywhere, those countries getting in to the festive swing of things have surprisingly different traditions, customs, and even dates of merriment. Here's a quick look at some of our favourite Christmas holiday destinations, both around the globe and a…


By Dominique
On: 1st October, 2012

The Guardian Travel Awards 2012

  • UK

Having won previous Guardian Travel Awards, it was with a certain level of excitement and anticipation that Alastair Poulain (co-founder of Original Travel) set off for this year's ceremony in Ghent. Thanks to all the work and effort put in by the whole Original Travel team he was not let…


By Dominique
On: 31st August, 2012

South African Wine Tours

  • South Africa
  • The Winelands and Cape

South Africa's winelands are home to some of the most exciting new world wines of all.


By Dominique
On: 3rd April, 2012

The Best Cities in the World

  • Florence
  • St Petersburg
  • Botswana
  • Cartagena
  • Egypt
  • India

As well as great loves, scandals and tragedies, the cities that set the scene in literature often tell their own story. They also make amazing starting points for the holiday of a lifetime. From the romance of St. Petersburg to the magic of Uttar Pradesh, here are our best cities in the world…