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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.

Borscht Soup
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 23rd September, 2013

Grandma's Borscht Recipe

  • Russia
  • Finland

Try this Borscht recipe, a Ukrainian / Russian / Polish soup picked up in Europe by Original Travel's Flora!

Husky Train in Finland
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 11th April, 2013

Christmas Breaks: Embrace or Escape Santa

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Finland
  • Mauritius
  • Morocco

Whether you're a lover or a hater (of the festive season, that is) there are many wonderful places to spend the holiday. If you want to embrace or escape Father Christmas and all that he brings, allow us to suggest a few luxury getaways; from quiet couples escapes to large family…

Cyprus view
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 1st November, 2012

Special Offer at The Almyra Hotel

  • Cyprus
  • Finland

A true gem in the Mediterranean, Cyprus makes the most of its beautiful landscapes and effortless charm through some of Europe's best, and very family friendly, hotels. A true gem in the Mediterranean, Cyprus makes the most of its beautiful landscapes and effortless charm through some of…

aerial view of northern lights
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 15th October, 2012

Up in Lights: Where to See the Northern Lights in Europe

  • Finland
  • Norway

As their name suggests, the Northern Lights are best spotted in the North, and in many cases, the farther north, the better. Whilst Canada and other longer-haul destinations do regularly provide sightings of this most extraordinary of natural wonders, many of the best locations to catch a…

Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 14th August, 2012

Escape this October Half Term

  • UK
  • Finland

After a few begrudged moans at the thought of endless traffic jams, no seats on tubes, and our glorious city being over run by too many tourists, we were in fact, proved wrong. We loved the Olympics and have been well and truly hit by the Olympic bug that spread far and wide. The 'Inspire a…

sulfur houses in Georgia
Image of Amelia Stewart

By Amelia
On: 31st May, 2012

Georgia: Back to Tbilisi via Batumi (Part 5)

  • Georgia
  • Finland

The ultimate in unusual holiday destinations, and following on from part four, this is the final instalment of our five-part blog series about Georgia...

mirror cube hotel room
Image of Nick Newbury

By Nick
On: 17th February, 2012

Welcome to the Treehotel

  • Sweden
  • Finland

What's the most unusual place you have ever woken up? A bathtub after a party? On the deck of a gulet bopping around in the Aegean off Turkey? In an African tent with elephants hoovering berries off the canopy roof? Well, the other morning I woke up in a UFO. Then I put on at least ten…

Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 14th February, 2012

Most Romantic Holiday Destinations All Year Round!

  • Myanmar (Burma)
  • Finland

February is often associated with Valentine's day (cue rolling of eyes or whoops of joy), but we believe that romance can be celebrated all year round. Here are our top romantic holiday destinations to set the mood.

Father Christmas, Lapland
Guest blogger

By Guest blogger
On: 24th December, 2011

80 Senses: #80 - Meeting Father Christmas in Lapland

  • Finland

Deep inside the Arctic Circle in Finnish Lapland, Father Christmas spends the year listening to the wishes of children from all over the world and preparing to grant their Christmas wishes - if they've been good, mind you.