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Antigua blog – June 2019

  EXPLORE MORE OF ANTIGUA With 365 beaches – one for every day of the year and plenty of water activities to enjoy, from swimming with stingrays and romantic sunset catamarans to jet-skiing adventures and day excursions to Barbuda, means you’ll never be short of something to do in Antigua. It’s a destination famed for […]


Everyone dreams of an exotic getaway from time to time; the powdery white sands, bright blue sea and clear skies is enough to make anyone want to pack their bags and switch off from the every day. But with so many incredible destinations and not enough time, it’s almost a chore deciding where to choose […]


    Everyone has a different priority when it comes to holidays, but there’s something we all have in common; seeking somewhere we can switch off from the everyday and enjoy quality time with our loved ones. Knowing that self-catering villa holidays provide just that, we’ve shared why they’re worth considering for your next getaway. […]


 Winding its way through China, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam, the majestic Mekong River covers an incredible 2,703 miles! But don’t worry, we don’t expect you to cover it all. We’re focussing on the section that goes through Vietnam and Cambodia, where the beautiful landscapes and its rich, local culture will astonish you. Life by […]

5 days around Portugal by Zoltan.

Our 5 day trip around Portugal claimed a great excitement and intense concentration that is what could have meant for Phileas Fogg when taking his 80 days around the World journey. Well, a slight exaggeration….the only difference  that we did not use many types of transports – hot baloon, elephant ride, rail journeys but hire […]

Amsterdam to Rotterdam

30th March – 2nd April 2019 Onboard The Amadeus Queen by Megan I arrived in Amsterdam a day before the cruise to do a bit of exploring in the capital. While the bikes are very popular in Amsterdam and I would definitely recommend hiring them for a day or two to explore the parks, I […]

North America Vs South America: Which one’s for you?

Two huge continents with an eclectic mix of picturesque scenery, clashing cultures and renowned cuisines – how could you ever choose between the two?   Well, we’re not asking you to. But, we’re going to home in on two of our favourite destinations – one from each continent, and which both offer an incredible holiday […]

Clare’s Top Ten Tips for Las Vegas.

Has to be the Grand Canyon – should be a must for all. Simply amazing to be somewhere that is so surreal.  I would HIGHLY recommend the helicopter ride that has a touch down in the Canyon itself, where champagne and nibbles were served.   Truly one of the most special things I have done in […]

 Clare’s Top Ten Tips for Los Angeles.

1). Understand that the whole city is very spread out so you will need to travel quite a bit to see everything 2). Hollywood – walk the miles of pavements that have the stars names embedded, see if you can spot your favourite. 3) Visit the old Chinese Theatre. One of the most popular sights […]

Clare’s Top Ten Tips in New York.

I have recently come back from a fabulous few days in New York and I loved it, but it certainly is a big city, so here are my top ten suggestions to ensure that you see all you can during your stay. 1). Pre purchase a NYC pass.  You can have one that suits you […]

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