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By Nadine
On: 8th June, 2016

Cyprus: So Much More Than Just a Beach Holiday

  • Cyprus

When most people envision a holiday in Cyprus, flopping on the beach or by the pool is generally the first (and last) thought. But, as I found out on my recent research trip, this Mediterranean gem has some wonderful culture, activities and scenery up its sleeve. There is so much to do and…

View across Valletta
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By Jess
On: 8th April, 2016

The Mediterranean: More Than Just a Beach Holiday

  • Valletta
  • Cyprus
  • Italy
  • Mallorca

Mention of Summer in the Mediterranean generally conjures images of endless stretches of sandy beach, hazy sunny days, olive-scented air and sun-kissed skin. And while this all sounds rather dreamy, there is so much more to this glorious corner of the world than just beaches. The historic…

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By Jess
On: 2nd September, 2015

Where You've Been in 2015

  • Zambia
  • Botswana
  • Mozambique
  • Nicaragua
  • Puglia
  • Indonesia
  • Canada
  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • Morocco
  • Cyprus
  • Iran

As your travel guardian angels we often write about and share our experiences of the destinations we've been lucky enough to visit, but enough about us, let's talk about you. Let's talk about the amazing places and experiences we've organised for our lovely clients this year. We're talking…

Bike on beach, Zanzibar
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By Jacqui
On: 22nd April, 2015

Top Five Luxury Family Resorts for this Summer

  • Jamaica
  • Borneo
  • Cyprus
  • Greece
  • Maldives

The perfect family holiday needs to get the balance just right; that precious time to spend together away from the demands of daily life and work, coupled with a little R&R for the parents, safe in the knowledge that their little ones are well cared for, and having buckets of fun.…

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By Guest blogger
On: 1st January, 2015

The Best Family Holidays

  • Abu Dhabi
  • Austria
  • Costa Rica
  • Cyprus
  • Finland
  • South Africa

From adventurous safaris and relaxing in the sun to fun in the snow and exciting city breaks, here are, in our opinion, the best family holidays.

Mountains in Troodos, Cyprus
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By Guest blogger
On: 19th November, 2013

Holidays to Cyprus: Something for Everyone

  • Cyprus

Cyprus is a dreamy European summer holiday spot, with top standard luxury hotels catering for both families and couples with equal panache. Europe expert Natalie visits a selection of Original Travel favourites...

Turkey aerial view
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By Guest blogger
On: 25th July, 2013

Last Minute Escapes

  • Turkey
  • Cyprus
  • The Dolomites
  • Tunisia

Don't Panic! If you know where to look, there's still availability in some of the hottest (in all senses of the word) spots in Europe and around the Mediterranean. Here are just a few ideas for luxury last minute holidays…

Child relaxing in Bora Bora
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By Guest blogger
On: 13th June, 2013

Family Holiday Advice

  • Caribbean
  • Colombia
  • Cyprus
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Jordan
  • New Zealand
  • South Africa
  • Sudan
  • UK

Family holidays are tricky at the best of times but never fear, we're on hand to dish out some travel advice for the brat packers out there...

Peloponnese beach
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By Guest blogger
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...

beach in the maldives
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By Guest blogger
On: 21st February, 2013

Relaxing Holidays: Fly and Flop

  • Anguilla
  • Cyprus
  • Egypt
  • French Polynesia
  • Greece
  • Maldives
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand

If day-to-day life is a whirlwind of chaos, long hours at work and too little sleep, you'd be forgiven for wanting to do absolutely nothing when on holiday.