Where to travel as a couple if you love wildlife

If you’re looking for your next big adventure as a couple, nothing quite tops a wildlife safari. This type of trip offers a perfect way to explore a new country and create unforgettable memories. …

Which cruise line is best for senior singles?

A cruise holiday ticks many boxes. Particularly if you’re a senior single, this type of trip offers a way to fully relax while visiting multiple destinations, taking in a new culture and meeting fellow travellers along the way….

What is Adventure Tourism?

Picture towering mountains, sheer-sided cliffs, white-water rapids, secret coves and moss-covered ruins. If these scenes conjure an image of adventure in your mind, join us as we venture off the beaten track……

Why is Adventure Travel So Popular?

You might have thought that adventure travel was just for those in their 20s but in this blog post, we’ll show you why it’s a fantastic way to experience the world at any age….

Rail trails to Lake Garda

We were not gazing between airplane wings and banks of clouds at these monumental Alps, we were gliding right alongside them……

Steaming through Yorkshire with Great Rail Journeys

If you love the classic film The Railway Children, then a steam train trip in Yorkshire will be just your cup of tea. You could even wear scarlet underwear as a tribute to Jenny Agutter and her red petticoats. (We’ll keep that between ourselves.)…

Grand Imperial Cities with Great Rail Journeys

Travel destinations go in and out of fashion, but there are some locations and itineraries that keep on drawing holidaymakers year in, year out. And this year, Great Rail Journeys celebrate 35 years of one of their most popular itineraries, Grand Imperial Cities….

India by rail with Great Rail Journeys

India can be a bewildering, often infuriating country, to travel in, but its many rewards are well worth it. For the first time traveller, it makes sense to take an escorted tour and travelling by train is one of the easiest ways to get around….

Travels to the Danube with Great Rail Journeys

After setting out from St Pancras with Great Rail Journeys, we reached Passau and spent the first few days exploring the big-hitting capitals of Vienna and Budapest before sailing on to Belgrade and the lesser chartered waters leading to the Danube Delta….