Our South Pacific specialists share their own personal take on the Cook Islands, Fiji and French Polynesia. They explain why they have a penchant for particular islands, and what you can experience on your own trip.
Intimate and authentic aboriginal cultural experiences, some of the country’s best snorkeling, national parks without the crowds, and the gleaming city of Perth: welcome to Australia’s wild west. Specialist Lee talks you though road tripping Western Australia.
Our experts decode California by theme, selecting their choice of what to experience, whether you’re there for the beaches, wine touring, wildlife viewing, Californian culture or to embark on a classic Golden State road trip.
Influenced by our Hidden Beaches specialists, read our travel trends tipped for 2018. Combine time on the coast with responsible wildlife experiences, seek out creatures spotted on Blue Planet II or make the most of new direct flights to the Seychelles.
Vibrant and teeming with life, coral reefs are some of the most vital and compelling ecosystems in the world. Though they are being stressed by global warming, there are still healthy sections to be found.
The Caribbean’s not just a collection of sun-soaked beaches. Nikki from our Hidden Beaches team has journeyed across the islands, meeting enthusiastic cocoa growers, scoping out the best snorkeling spots and wandering through botanical estates to find out what makes this tropical region tick.
Our Hidden Beaches team know their shorelines, but they can also suggest a few nights’ exploration before you head to the beach. Discussing some more unusual combinations, they have come up with some interesting pairings that you might not have considered.
Whether you're taking in the Baroque churches of Sicily, dining on the delicacies of Bologna or hiking along the terraced hills of Cinque Terre, our new activities offer a glimpse into the soul of Italy.
Now accessible via a direct flight from London to Perth, Australia’s lesser-visited southwest is ripe for exploration. Sophie from the Australia team recommends experiences to try in the region, from wine-tasting to intimate cultural encounters with the local Wadandi people.