PONANT

the World Leader in Luxury Expedition and Yacht Cruising. Featuring unique itineraries and destinations, you will have the opportunity to experience all 7 continents in 5* Luxury. With over 30 years of sailing and exploring the world, Ponant offers refinement, curiosity, authenticity… Our unique travel philosophy […]…

nicko cruises

years the nicko brand has been synonymous with unforgettable river travel experiences by providing exceptional service with a personal touch and at the best value for money. https://youtu.be/bsT_owGP_PA As a small-ship specialist, offering both river and ocean programmes, we pride ourselves in offering a culturally immersive […]…

Animal magic on the holiday of a lifetime

Watching television one winter’s evening I was transfixed by a programme showing sea lions playing on a beach alongside humans. From that day onwards it was my dream to visit the Galapagos – two weeks after I retired it was my turn to share my beach space with these wonderful creatures….

Spotlight on Buenos Aires

What to see, eat and do in Buenos Aires. Known as the Paris of South America, this city is sensational! …

TD active Holidays

TD active Holidays are small group adventure holidays full of unique activities specifically designed to suit your quest for exploration. TD active Holidays are filled with action-packed experiences, fun and amazing activities – all shared with a like-minded group of people. Holidays range from a range […]…

Travel Department

Travel Department is Europe’s leading escorted tour and guided group holiday provider with nearly 30 years of experience in crafting beautifully curated, inspirational itineraries to worldwide destinations, all accompanied by expert local guides. Travel Department’s escorted holidays typically include flights, accommodation, transfers and guided tours. Travel […]…

Five Highlights of Colombia

From the capital city of Bogota to the world-famous coffee region and colourful Cartagena, Colombia is Latin America’s rising star. It’s where I chose to visit for my first big post-pandemic adventure in February this year. These are just a few of my highlights.  TAKE A FOODIE TOUR IN BOGOTA Come with an empty stomach […]…

Norwegian Cruise Line

Imagine cruising just the way you want it: with no timetable to follow but your own. That is what Norwegian’s Freestyle Cruising provides for all our ships and itineraries. Indulge your taste buds at one of our wide-ranging dining options, or perhaps you would prefer a […]…

Nothing is normal at high altitude

“Help me, Doc! He’s stopped breathing!” The climber had struggled from the two-man tent immediately beside my own and was smacking his hand on my flysheet to ensure I was awake. It was Everest North Face, Advanced Base Camp, 2 a.m., and the climber’s tent partner was apparently in trouble. As the expedition doctor, I […]…

Cruising to the Galapagos on Silversea Origin

Jeannine Williamson follows in the footsteps of Charles Darwin on Silversea Cruises’ new expedition ship Zodiac driver Freddy cuts the engine and our rubber inflatable boat drifts silently into the mangroves. The only sound is the paddle dipping in and out of the water as expedition guide Paul takes over the steering. We stop in […]…

Beautiful Beaches

We asked the team to tell us about their favourite beaches, remote or easily reached: from Scotland to Australia, Portugal to Thailand, you are bound to be inspired. Your next holiday awaits! Julia’s Beach, Algarve, Portugal – Lynn Scrivener The Algarve is fringed with fabulous beaches but when you holiday with a local you get […]…