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new years eve on a beach
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By Jess
On: 23rd February, 2018

Christmas and New Year 2018

  • Egypt
  • Brazil
  • Kenya
  • Finland
  • India
  • USA

Don't panic, but Christmas is just 305 short days away **alarm bells start ringing**. While that might sound rather dramatic, Christmas and New Year are two of the most popular dates in the travel calendar and if you'd rather swap Brussels sprouts for beach scenes or awkward gatherings with…

The Nile on the SS Sudan
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By Amelia
On: 29th September, 2017

Exploring the Nile by Steam Ship

  • Egypt

Many people consider a cruise boat when contemplating a trip to Egypt… I can honestly say I've found the boat to do this: the one and only steam ship to ply the Nile, the SS Sudan is beyond compare and stands head and shoulders above the rest.

Egyptian spice market
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By Amelia
On: 14th July, 2017

Top 10 Egyptian Food and Drink

  • Egypt

Falafel, mango juice and suprisingly tasty stuffed pigeon! Original Travel Egypt expert Amelia Stewart gives us the low down on her top 10 Egyptian Food and Drink...

Camels by the Egyptian Pyramids
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By Amelia
On: 3rd July, 2017

Culture in Chaotic Cairo

  • Egypt

I arrived into Cairo in the blazing Ramadan heat - normally I wouldn't advise going to Egypt during Ramadan however if you are prepared for things to be a little 'out of kilter' it shouldn't otherwise deter you from going. Egypt needs our support. Tourism has virtually dropped off since the…

view of the beach and rocks
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By Jess
On: 20th November, 2013

Best Places to Propose: Ladies, it's your turn

  • Croatia
  • Egypt
  • Europe
  • Mexico
  • Switzerland

Men, beware. Have you been leaving that lovely lady hanging? With a flutter of an eyelash the tables could be turned...

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By Tom
On: 9th October, 2013

Exclusive Winter Sun Offers

  • Egypt
  • Italy
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand

So far so mild, but you just know that a good (c)old British winter is coming down the line, and when it does, you want to make sure you're as far from it as possible. Oh, and ideally staying somewhere with a juicy special offer. As luck would have it, here are a few of our latest, exclusive…

Woman looking at Computer

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...

Bequia Walkway
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By Helen M
On: 10th May, 2013

Affordable Luxury Holidays

  • Caribbean
  • Denmark
  • Egypt
  • Europe
  • France
  • Italy
  • Senegal
  • Spain

Didn't think it was possible to do a luxury holiday in an affordable price bracket? Think again. These are our favourite exclusive holidays that don't come at eyewateringly exclusive prices...

Turks and Caicos islands beach
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By Nick
On: 4th April, 2013

Waterside Holidays: You'll never have to leave the beach...

  • Belize
  • Cambodia
  • Egypt
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Mozambique
  • New Zealand

From sophisticated Scandinavian design hotels floating in the sea, to barefoot luxury beach-side villas on laidback islands, we know the world's finest luxury waterside holidays...

beach in the maldives
Woman looking at Computer

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.