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5 underrated areas of London to check out this autumn

London city skyline

There’s no doubt that London has it all: rich history, a vibrant cultural scene, and many famed landmarks. It’s no surprise that tourists continue to be drawn to London to bask in the glory of the old favourites: the London Eye, Tower Bridge, Big Ben and of course, Buckingham Palace. However, some tourists find themselves looking for a more unique...

5 Things to Know Before Visiting Portugal

5 Things to Know Before Visiting Portugal

Portugal is a country of rich diversity and there is so much to enjoy: gastronomy, culture, art, architecture, shopping, stunning landscapes and over a 1000 miles of coastline. Most visitors head for the gorgeous beaches of the Algarve, some of the best in Europe, while others enjoy the urban delights of Lisbon, one of the world’s great capital cities. There...

Plan your summer staycation at Rural Retreats and Norfolk Hideaways

Rural Retreats and Norfolk Hideaways offer an extensive portfolio of holiday homes and truly delightful properties, nestled in idyllic locations and spread over some of the most beautiful parts of the UK. Rural Retreats features around 600 properties and the Hideaways brands collectively (Cornwall, Cotswolds, Dorset, Glamping, Norfolk & Suffolk) featuring over 1000 places to stay.From cosy cottages for two...

How to watch the Digital Notting Hill Carnival 2020 online – Plus behind the scenes photos

Digital Notting Hill Carnival 2020

Digital Notting Hill Carnival for 2020 is replacing Europes biggest street festival for one year bringing the Carnival experience to your home. With Steel Bands, Sound Systems, Mas Bands, Brazilian Bands, Calypso and Soca performances, food and drink shows, interviews and much more, Notting Hill Carnival is going digital and here's how you can watch it live online.The Digital Notting...

Canada: The land of surfing and snow

Canada

Snow that goes up to your ankles. Entire streets covered in thick white sheets. Breath that seems to freeze the moment it leaves your mouth. The winters in Canada are as raw and pure as they come. While temperatures can reach record lows, this also means that you will be privy to some of the most beautiful winter sights found...

Secret Cinema’s Secret Sofa presents Moulin Rouge + Proceeds go to charity!

Secret Cinema Moulin Rouge

On Friday 1st May, you can open your living room to the sauciest and most flamboyant cabaret known to man as Secret Cinema together with Häagen-Dazs presents the critically-acclaimed musical Baz Luhrmann’s Moulin Rouge for its third Secret Sofa event. Get ready to travel back in time to 1899 and Paris' Montmarte neighbourhood where Moulin Rouge plays host to a...

3 Hotspots For An On-Point Post-Lockdown Party

Kingston Dub Club

Stuck indoors because you’re (rightly) observing social distancing requirements? Binge-watched every possible Netflix series and tired of TikTok? Summer holiday plans on permanent pause? Provided you’re healthy, you’ve less to worry about than many, but you’ll still need to think of novel ways to beat the blues and stay motivated for the future.One way to keep positive is by planning...

France’s 3 Coolest Snowsports Resorts

val thorens

The French apply a certain insouciant je ne sais quoi to everything they do – be it couture, cuisine or even looking effortlessly suave and sophisticated while popping to the shops to collect groceries. In areas like the Cote d’Azur, they’ve transformed leisure into an art form (albeit aided by Americans like F. Scott Fitzgerald), while capital Paris is probably...

Easter Eggs-travaganza at Emerald Maldives

Emerald Maldives

This April, the Maldives’ newest family-friendly opening, Emerald Maldives Resort & SPA, has announced an egg-citing Easter programme for 2020, launching alongside their new family package. Those looking for sun, sea, sand and laughter with all of the family can head to this luxurious paradise located on the Raa Atoll, Northern Maldives, for Easter-themed dinner parties with live music, fun-filled activities...

Discover the World of Harley Quinn at the ‘Birds of Prey’ Pop Up Roller Disco

Warner Bros. Pictures invites the public to channel their inner Harley as they skate into the colourful world of Gotham as seen through the eyes of DC’s fan-favourite Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie). The fantabulous free immersive event has opened its doors to the public for three days from Tuesday 28th January, ahead of the release of BIRDS OF PREY: AND THE...

The London REIGN – The place to go for a Las Vegas style night out in London

London REIGN nightclub interior

The London REIGN is a quirky London show club situated in the heart of Piccadilly Circus and it's the perfect spot for those looking for a Las Vegas-style night out. With a glowing Jellyfish tank that spans four metre's and flying performers that deliver champagne bottles from the ceiling, you can see why the likes of A-list guests such as...

Why Las Vegas Is The Ultimate Party Destination

Las Vegas at Night

Over the past few years, we’ve seen record numbers of people visiting Las Vegas, and many of them come from the UK. If there’s one thing that nearly all of the 42 million yearly visitors have in common, it’s that they come to Las Vegas to have fun. The self-declared ‘entertainment capital of the world’ got established in 1905, but...

Yard Vibes – 5 insider’s tips for a fab Jamaican holiday

man peeling coconut in Jamaica

If you’re planning your first trip to Jamaica, you might be prioritising sun, sea, sand and a sojourn spent entirely within the walls of a compound resort. But while this type of package trip is convenient for families with your kids, if you’re flying solo or considering a couple’s vacay, you’ll miss out on what genuinely makes this island so...

5 Travel Tips You Need To Know Before Visiting Greece

Whether you have been lucky enough to find a gorgeous island surrounded by sapphire water or you have opted for a city break with the tourist attractions that have defined the laws of today's world, Greece is a delightful land filled with history, wisdom and of course scrumptious food. Take these 5 tips as a nod on how to get...

7 chic and cosy ski chalets to snuggle up in this winter

Chalet Sherwood

Days are getting shorter which means the ski season is almost upon us! The crisp, snowy landscape of the Alps is all the more enjoyable when you have somewhere wonderful to stay, which brings us to this winter’s chicest, cosiest ski chalets.Chalet Baïta in Meribel (France)Boasting a flickering fire, comfy sofas and fluffy blankets, Chalet Baïta’s lounge is...

Top camping locations around the UK

UK camping

The UK features some of the most breath-taking and peaceful scenery on the planet. The country is spoilt with mass Greenland and beautiful coastlines, so it shouldn’t come to any surprise why so many tourists choose the UK as their holiday destination. Throughout summer 2019, we’ve seen a combination of British Holidaymakers choosing to sack off their annual trip to...

Quaglino’s Q Icons closing night with Jack Pack – Thursday 29th August

Quaglino's

Come and see the Jack Pack take centre stage on Thursday 29th August at Quaglino's at the closing night of the Quaglino's Q Icons summer music series. Having dazzled the nation on Britain’s Got Talent with their contemporary swing pop sound and cheeky chappy swagger, Jack Pack will be bringing an air of old Hollywood glamour to the 21st century...

Did you know you can save up to £120 on The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience?

The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience family discount ticket

The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience has launched a new family ticket which is available at both its London and Manchester venues and just in time for the summer holidays. With children aged 13 and over now able to visit, award-winning attraction The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience has announced an all-new family ticket, offering savings of up to £120 in London...

8 Reasons why Canada’s the coolest place to ski this winter

best places to ski

Heatwave got you hankering for your next ski trip?! Canada is an ideal getaway destination and well worth considering for an unforgettable skiing experience.   Here are 8 Reasons why Canada’s the coolest place to ski this winter The snow All ski resorts promise snow, but not all have snow like Canada’s. Low humidity plus low temps create snow that’s light as...

Top 5 Luxury Destinations in 2019

bahamas

If you are stressed out from working or studying too much, perhaps it is high time you booked a luxurious holiday for the upcoming summer. There are many breathtaking places in this world you could visit, but we narrowed the choice down to five places that appear to be the best for the summer of 2019. All of them have...

New Ibiza Club, Octan to open in July

Octan Ibiza new club opening

Welcome to Octan Ibiza, a new club concept cutting a path through Ibiza’s hectic club landscape. Octan Ibiza offers an alternative to the traditional Ibiza club experience, something more intimate and personal, more welcoming and inclusive. Aiming to bring back a little culture to club culture by taking a more creative approach to both the club environment and musical programming....

Student Travel – Ultimate Gap Year Adventures with TrekAmerica

trek america

Students can rejoice, as road trip specialists TrekAmerica offers an incredible range of epic itineraries across North and South America that are both cost-effective and action-packed for the ultimate gap year experience. Trekkers and parents alike can be assured that safety, security, bucket list experiences, making friends and heaps of fun are all top of the TrekAmerica agenda.Top 10 reasons...

Ibiza: Pikes House Party returns… May 2019 to October 2019

pikes house party returns

Pikes House Party has been one of the long-standing must-see events in the Ibiza calendar and returns from May to October 2019. Creating an intimate family atmosphere where the island's true characters, both you and Pikes' colourful cast, can come out and play, and this year will be more extraordinary than ever.Join iconic figures BayBJane, Fat Lady, Crazy Piano Man...

Three of London’s Weirder Attractions

The Nose at Admiralty Arch

When you think of visiting our wonderful capital, what sort of tourist spots spring to mind? Big Ben? Buckingham Palace? Madame Tussauds? Tower Bridge? The list of quintessential London tourist attractions is endless and make for a jolly good holiday for the whole family.Of course, when you head down to London, you’re going to want to see the big names...

Children of the 80s at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza – 2019 Full lineup unleashed

Children of the 80s hard rock hotel ibiza

Alphaville, Gala and Snap! among the headliners for the 2019 ‘Children of the 80’s’ parties at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, every Friday from 31 May to 27 September. Things are heating up over at the Hard Rock Hotel in Ibiza and their 2019 'Children of the 80's' lineup is awesome. Remember all guests at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, as well as...

Beyond Buckingham: other luxury-rich locations to visit in London

luxury rich locations to visit in London

London is the most popular city to visit in Europe, currently vying with Bangkok for the title of the most popular city in the world – and for good reason too. It’s so easy to fall in with the amazing capital, immersed with history, culture and luxury – all in good measure. Though, as impressive as the likes of Big...

Did you know, you can retreat to St. Kitts for less this September?

Park Hyatt St Kitts

With British Airways launching its holiday sale, now is the perfect time to book a trip to St. Kitts to enjoy warm temperatures and tempting cuisine. The exquisite Caribbean nation of St. Kitts, known for its lush rainforest, heritage sites, and balmy temperatures, is also home to a kaleidoscope of culinary experiences that will delight even the most seasoned world traveller. Whether you’re a fine-dining...

7 Annual Events You Can’t Miss in Malta

Malta

Malta is an island located in the Mediterranean, it is rich with culture, history and art due to the many countries that ruled over it in the past. Malta is a place that many tourists go to for its wonderful coasts and culture, as well as the wonderful events that take place every year catering to all types of interests....

Time for a treat – Free spa access on a range of 4 & 5 star easyJet holidays

easyjet holidays free spa access

easyJet Holiday is now offering FREE spa access on a range of 4 & 5 star easyJet holidays which means you can treat yourself and indulge without having to fork out extra cash. Free Spa Access is based on 2 adults sharing a double room including return flights. Valid on selected hotels with the label 'Free Spa Access' for travel until...

Unwind with tropical garden yoga and world-class spa treatments at the luxury Es Saadi Marrakech Resort

Es Saadi Marrakech Resort - Spa du Palace

Morocco’s most iconic hotel, the stunning Es Saadi Marrakech Resort has a passion for wellbeing. Regularly hailed as Africa’s Best Wellness Spa, under the watchful gaze of the snowy summits of the Atlas, Es Saadi is a true oasis – encircled by 20 acres of tropical gardens teeming with orange and banana trees, bougainvillaea and roses, and a lagoon style...