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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...

Experience Alton Towers’ Scariest Scare Maze during Halloween “Scarefest”

Scarefest at Alton Towers

Alton Towers has launched “Scarefest”, the UK’s biggest Halloween event series. Scarefest 2017 is taking place every day from 20th to 31st October at Alton Towers Resort. As part of Scarefest, Alton Towers has introduced a brand-new scare maze experience called “The Welcoming: Be Chosen”, which is themed around a mysterious group from the woods surrounding Alton Towers Resort.Characters from the...

The Island Where Everything is Possible

Velaa Private Island

Representing the true epitome of luxury for privacy and world-class service, Velaa Private Island promises to exceed all expectations for an experience that is dedicated to ensuring each individual’s experience is one that surpasses any other. With a 1:8 guests to staff ratio and a dedicated butler for each guest, there is no request that is too small at Velaa...

Ferrero Rocher: Behind the Layers pop ups in December

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The luxurious Ferrero Rocher: Behind the Layers experience will immerse guests in the glamorous world of Ferrero Rocher through a multi-sensory tasting adventure. Set over two opulent floors at Westfield London, visitors will get the chance to explore the unique combination of layers that make up every Ferrero Rocher.This awe-inspiring experience features delicious and exciting flavours, inspired by Ferrero Rocher, enveloped and served...

These Stunning Drone Photos Will Make You Want To Move To Australia

Seacliff Bridge, NSW, Australia

Drone photography has taken over the world lately. With many people now not only capturing beautiful moments and landscapes but also creating art with it. We stumbled across drone photographer Chanthavy Tra who has been droning for a few years. As a lady drone-pilot, she's been able to capture stunning landscapes across New South Wales, Australia. You can thank us...

Our Retreat Launch Annual Ski-Based Escape in Chamonix

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Set to take the slopes in February 2019, Our Retreat – a boutique retreat with balance, nutrition and wellness at its heart – will launch its first ski-based escape in Chamonix, in the foothills of Mont Blanc. From sun salutations to skis, retreaters will revel in mobility, meditation, skiing and snowboarding, before enjoying nutritious meals personally prepared by Our Retreat’s...

Where to stay and what to do in Down Town Las Vegas

downtown las vegas

Thinking of heading to Down Town, Las Vegas for your next holiday? Want to or don't want to end up like Zach Galifianakis or Ed Helms from the Hangover?? Well, look no further than our spectacular round up of where to stay and what to do in Down Town Las Vegas. But before we start, let's look at Flights to Las Vegas....

Las Brisas de Ibiza Boutique Hotel – Villa style living with hotel style hospitality

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Las Brisas de Ibiza Boutique Hotel believe it or not is situated at the top of the Es Porroig cliff top, overlooking a truly picturesque setting of the bay of Es Cubells. This boutique hotel is one of Ibiza's hidden gems. It has villa-style living with hotel-style hospitality and you simply have to experience it for yourself to get a trueness of what...

The Best Cocktail Bars in Town: Edinburgh

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I love a cocktail, OK I really love a cocktail, I also heard Edinburgh has an emerging nightlife so decided to head there myself to find out. Just my luck that upon my visit, Tales of the Cocktail the world's leading cocktail festival was in town. A huge success in the States, the festival had been touring the Americas from...

Wagyu Beef on offer this Friday at M – and they dish the dirt on restaurants offering so-called Wagyu

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This Black Friday, or rather Blackmore Wagyu Friday, M Restaurants are offering guests the chance to indulge the highest grade of beef available in the UK, at a 30% discount. M Restaurants, along with Heston Blumenthal, is the only certified venues in the UK to serve award-winning Australian Blackmore 9++ grade Wagyu beef. However, owner of M Restaurant group, Martin...

Romantic Getaways: Our visit to the Gloria Palace Amadores Thalasso & Hotel in Gran Canaria

When I think of Gran Canaria, I think warm winters as their high season starts in September and finishes is March. I think huge resort hotels and beaches, I think small mountain like landscapes, rugged hills and small valleys. All the above is true, but what I didn't know was, the wellness movement in Gran Canaria. Landing in Las Palmas for a long...

The 2018 Travel Predictions from Booking.com

The 2018 Travel Predictions from Booking.com

What does the future hold for the world of travel? Booking.com reveals its annual travel predictions for 2018 – artificial intelligence will help us plan our next vacation, we’ll cross the globe to visit the wonders of the world, take a trip into yesteryear, pay homage to our pop culture icons and get more money savvy than ever!Booking.com, the global...

Amante Ibiza – Ibiza’s award-winning restaurant to launch healthy new dishes, morning yoga classes and outdoor cinema nights

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Voted ‘Best Beach Restaurant’ for the last three years and ‘Best Fine Dining Restaurant’ in Ibiza, Amante - one of the islands must visit restaurants in Sol d’ en Serra bay, re-opens with rejuvenating yoga mornings, popular outdoor cinema nights and nutritious healthy new dishes from its award-winning kitchen. Opening for its eighth season, Amante have extended its morning yoga and healthy buffet breakfast following huge demand. Running...

Visiting the Rural Side of Croatia

Zagreb - Croatia

Croatia is fast becoming a very popular place to visit, with the Independent reporting on the fact that bookings were up by almost 50% from 2015 to 2016. So, you’ll have doubtless heard friends, family members and colleagues exclaiming how wonderful it is. And they’re absolutely right – the sunshine, the walled town of Dubrovnik, the bustle of Zagreb and...

Romantic Getaway: Moddershall Oaks Country Retreat and Spa

We had heard rumours that the Moddershall Oaks Country Retreat and Spa was an amazing place to visit for a romantic getaway in the UK. However seeing is believing and upon arrival we were left in awe. Moddershall Oaks Country Retreat and Spa is located in Moddershall, Near Stone, Staffordshire, ST15 8TG. Which meant a 3 hour drive from London to get...

Climb aboard The Hidden Spirit at St Mary Overie Dock in central London from November 22nd

Have you heard the legend of London’s latest immersive cocktail experience? Settle down and pick-up your ears, because if its treasure and adventure that you seek, you’ll find rewards are here to reap. Pirates of the Hidden Spirit is the world’s first immersive cocktail experience that is set on an authentic 16th-century pirate ship. For three days each week, Sir...

Did you know, Nobu Hotels coming to Warsaw – Poland?

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Nobu Hotels has announced its continued global expansion into Warsaw, Poland. Nobu Hotel Warsaw joins Nobu Hotels’ expanding portfolio of properties, with new openings in Barcelona, Los Cabos and Chicago also scheduled for 2019. Nobu Hotel’s first Polish property will open in the first half of next year and occupy a new building located at Wilcza Street, designed by the Polish architectural...

Post-Lockdown Inspiration: Action Packed Holidays

Post-Lockdown Inspiration

If lockdown has got you pining for your next adventure, you’re not alone. There are plenty of thrill-seekers out there just itching to get their walking shoes on and load up their backpacks, ready for their next adventure. Lockdown is the perfect opportunity to work out any logistics and plan your next thrilling action-packed holiday. Create a list of your...

Hotel Review: Occidental Ibiza

Occidental Ibiza

While last year may have taken its toll on our travel pocket, with BREXIT weakening our pound in Europe, our love for the White Isle never dies. That’s why we were so happy to learn this year of the lovely ‘luxe-lite’ Occidental Ibiza, a well-priced Barceló property that’s recently been refurbished and now has the feel of now a Mediterranean-style...

Save up to 60% off international hotel deals

Belize 4-Star Beach Resort thru Spring

Save up to 60% off these fantastic international hotels with Travelzoo! Italy: 4-star stay near central Venice with breakfast, Only £52 per night! Overnight stays for two at the 4-star Hotel Plaza Venice in Mestre -- a 10-minute bus or train ride from Venice's historic centre -- are now £52. This deal saves up to 29% compared to regular rates and includes:Accommodation in a Superior Room, with breakfast, for two ...

The best places in Europe for a romantic Christmas proposal

With Christmas just around the corner, the most romantic time of the year is finally upon us! That’s right – according to Google data, the weeks running up to Christmas are the most popular time of year to propose, with Christmas Eve taking the top spot. With twinkling lights, roaring fires and cosy nights in with the family, it’s no...

Romantic Couples Getaway: Las Vegas, best things to do, see and stay (part 1)

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We recently embarked on a trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas for a romantic couples getaway. The moment you start mentioning words like 'romantic couples getaway' and 'Las Vegas' in the same sentence, people will start to ask, "Are you getting married?" or "Are you getting engaged?". When you say, "No it's just a holiday" they'll probably reply with...

4 Essential Tips for Travelling Through Egypt with Kids

Egypt with kids

In many ways, Egypt can almost be the perfect travel destination for kids. You can go on a few Egypt tours, go off the beaten path to witness some of the country’s natural beauty, or just go to one of the many attractions Egypt has to offer. However, if you don’t want your trip to turn into a logistical nightmare,...

Experience the Grey Goose, Le Grand Fizz Brunch Club – August 12th

Grey Goose grand le fizz cocktails

Grey Goose Vodka focuses on the five key taste profiles with an immersive brunch experience catering to individual tastes. If you are looking for something different, something a little eclectic, something that you and your friends can enjoy together, then look no further than the Grey Goose, Le Grand Fizz Brunch Club. We've been, we've tried it and we absolutely loved it.Why?...

Return of the Stack: National Burger Day at All Star Lanes

With National Burger Day just around the corner, you'll be pleased to know that All Star Lanes are bringing back The Dagwood Burger due to popular demand in every All Star Location. Just as you remembered it, you’ll be able to chomp away on layers of magnificent goodness, 12oz of prime, double chuck and rib patties and including fresh cuts of...

5 bottles of fizz to drink over christmas

The nights are getting darker, and the days are getting colder. It’s that season again, the time of year for giving and receiving and errr drinking and eating. And when it comes to drinking, nothing beats a chilled bottle of fizz over the Christmas period. There’s wine, and then there’s champagne. There are many reasons that it costs so much. It...

NFL on Regent Street 2015

NFL on Regent Street is back for the third year on Saturday October 24. The award-winning event will see shoppers treated to a traffic-free Regent Street as well as exclusive events, in- store promotions and entertainment.Activities will start from 12 noon and will be kicked off by a performance from the Ohio State University Marching band.Related: NFL inspired recipes to make...

London Cabaret Club Review – The Best of British Pop

The London Cabaret Club makes its grand return with The Best of British Pop, a culinary, musical and dance odyssey through the Sixties, Seventies, Eighties, Nighties and Noughties at The Bloomsbury Ballroom, its iconic new, permanent residence. The London Cabaret Club 'The Best of British Pop' had been on our hit list of places to visit for sometime now, so...

Discover Marrakech’s Yves Saint Laurent

Jardin Majorelle. Photo by Alan Keohane

Yves Saint Laurent and his lifelong partner Pierre Bergé first visited Marrakech in 1966. They were captivated by the sprawling botanical and exotic gardens at Es Saadi Marrakech Resort. And it’s no surprise. Surrounded by eight hectares of majestic grounds planted with orange trees, bougainvillea, roses, palm trees, banana trees and a "lagoon" swimming pool, Es Saadi is the ultimate...

5 Most beautiful botanic gardens in the world

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If you are a traveller who doesn't know a thing about plants and flowers, you probably think, that various botanical gardens look like they are unworthy for your attention. However, they should not be completely removed from your vacation plans - some exotic parks, as the Travel Ticker team is going to prove to us above, are breathtaking and worth...