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museum of hunting and nature in paris

By Ella
On: 14th June, 2019

Skip the Queues at These Secret Galleries and Museums Around the World

  • Berlin
  • Switzerland
  • Paris
  • Shanghai & Hangzhou
  • Canada
  • New York

With the world-renowned Louvre in Paris bursting at the seams with visitors and New York's mecca of modern art, MoMA, soon due to close its doors for a four-month renovation, museum lovers will have to get creative when it comes to planning their next cultural circuit. Not to fret, we have…

Fast Car
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By Tom
On: 9th May, 2019

Pimp My Ride

  • Canada
  • Vancouver
  • Cape Town
  • South Africa
  • California
  • Highway One, the California Coast Road Trip
  • USA
  • Finland
  • Switzerland
  • India

Some roads demand to be driven, so a bog standard hire car just won't cut it. Add some horsepower to your holiday with these upgrades...

Fresh cocoa fruit
Emily

By Emily
On: 4th April, 2019

Choc-tastic: Our Favourite Chocolate Based Experiences around the World

  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Bali
  • Clare, Mclaren Vale and Barossa Valley
  • Switzerland
  • Mexico
  • Grenada

In the build-up to Easter we've been enjoying more than our fair share of Mini Eggs here at Original Travel HQ, which got us thinking a little bit more about chocolate and the origins of our favourite afternoon snack. So we've come up with a list of our best chocolate-based experiences…

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By Jess
On: 29th November, 2016

Hit The Slopes

  • France
  • Italy
  • Iceland
  • Austria
  • Switzerland

Imagine this: you're sitting on a sofa 30 feet above the ground with two planks tied to your feet as you casually get hoiked up the side of a snowy mountain. What is this madness? Well, when put like that, skiing does sound a bit… odd. But who can deny the glory of fresh mountain air rushing…

view of the beach and rocks
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By Guest blogger
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 Guest blogger
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…

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By Guest blogger
On: 6th January, 2012

Tradition Meets Glamour in St Moritz Switzerland

  • Switzerland

As first research trips go...

Children skiing
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By Nick
On: 12th September, 2011

Skiing with Children: Help!

  • Switzerland

Ski resorts plus children under the age of two don't mix. You'd be forgiven for thinking that this is in fact law, given the multitude of mountain activities that bar children under the age of two. But avoid the main resorts and you'll find there's plenty to amuse both adults and infants...

Corvatsch, St Moritz
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By Nick
On: 6th September, 2011

Riding the Cresta Run from Top

  • Switzerland

What exactly is the Cresta Run? An adrenaline-charged 80mph thrill, with your face just inches above the ice, explains OT founder and ski fanatic Nick. For a once in a lifetime holiday experience, head to Switzerland for the adventure to beat all adventures...

Woman looking at Computer

By Guest blogger
On: 10th February, 2011

Romantic Escapes: Love is in the air…

  • Europe
  • Italy
  • Morocco
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland

Valentine's Day is just around the corner, so what better way to spoil your partner rotten than with one of our luxury romantic escapes? Whether it's a hot-balloon ride through the Atlas Mountains or a luxury ski retreat at the wilderness Whitepods, we can tailor make a holiday perfect for…