Lanzarote, Isla Graciosa
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By Tom
On: 21st November, 2011

Challenging Misconceptions - The Canaries

  • Spain
  • Canary Islands

Don't let your preconceptions fool you: the Canary Islands are catering for a whole new clientele, and as a result, are shrugging off those 'Lanzagrote' stereotypes.

Aerial view of the Blue Hole in Belize
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By Guest blogger
On: 14th November, 2011

The Perfect Couple - Guatemala and Belize Holidays

  • Belize
  • Guatemala

Guatemala and Belize are two classic Central American destinations, and make for one of the best country combos on the Original Travel books.

Norway landscape
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By Guest blogger
On: 21st October, 2011

Northern Norway at it's Best

  • Norway

It's the best time to go to Northern Norway in 25 years, or so says our expert Europe team. Here, we reveal just what makes the chilly region so cool (get it?)...

Cliffs in the Algarve
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By Nick
On: 21st September, 2011

Affordable Holidays to Europe

  • Croatia
  • Europe
  • France
  • Gozo
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • Spain

Letting go of the summer is never easy. While we're still left guessing whether or not an Indian Summer will make an appearance, there's a sure-fire way to guarantee a few more outings for strappy sandals and bright maxi dresses: a luxury holiday in Europe.

Reykjavik landscape
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By Tom
On: 29th July, 2011

Volcanoes, Glaciers and Whales During a Trip to Iceland

  • Iceland

Iceland is a fascinating country, albeit a little surreal...

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By Guest blogger
On: 26th July, 2011

An all American California Road Trip

  • USA
  • Big Sur

Having just come back from a fantastic California road trip I can comfortably say that I've ticked off one destination from my travel bucket list. It says plenty about a place when on return you start thinking about going back, cherry picking your favourite spots and raving about it to…

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By Guest blogger
On: 17th June, 2011

Spanish Retreat: SHA Wellness Clinic

  • Spain

SHA wellness clinic is the perfect place to relax, be pampered and unwind...

Sunrise over Adam's peak
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By Tom
On: 17th May, 2011

Sri Lanka: Adam's Peak (Part Two)

  • Sri Lanka

Following on from the first instalment of Original Travel Founder Tom Barbers' 3 part blog series about his Sri lanka Tour...

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By Tom
On: 6th May, 2011

A Client View... The Marrakech Attack

  • Morocco

We salute our clients' continuing inspiring approach to exploring the world...

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By Tom
On: 2nd May, 2011

Exploring the Magnificent City of Manaus

  • Brazil
  • Manaus & The Amazon Basin

Floating harbours, wonderous opera houses and incredible wildlife...To recover from those days and nights in Rio, we relaxed on the long seven hour flight to the Amazon city of Manaus, 1,500 km from the sea and a major port in Brazil (Brazil is the size of Europe).