Europe & UK
Spanish Islands to Fall in Love With
Spain’s Balearic Islands are the heart of the Mediterranean – literally and figuratively. With resolutely sunny weather and idyllic beaches, the archipelago unsurprisingly holds traces of the footsteps of ancient conquerors from Carthaginian, Roman and Phoenician civilizations.
How To Find The Northern Lights in Iceland
Winter in Iceland brings short days, dark nights and below freezing temperatures. Undeterred by this, many travellers make their way to the north Atlantic, braving the unpredictable weather and harsh conditions for the chance to see the magical northern lights.
APT European River Cruise – Incredible Service And Magnificent Scenery
Kieran Hearley, Travel Associates Commercial Leader, recently took an amazing APT European River Cruise, and below he has happily shared his insights and experiences from his time on this wonderful cruise in a very special and beautiful part of Europe.
10 Places In Ireland You Simply Can't Miss
We might love Ireland for giving us St Patrick's day, but beyond the Guinness-fuelled celebrations every March, there are a host of other reasons to head to Ireland. Here are 10 places we recommend you add to your Ireland itinerary.
The Belmond Whisky Journey: 10 Reasons to Rediscover Luxury Train Travel in Scotland
It starts with the tip of a hat of a smiling conductor, and the classic comforts of a luxury train car. A rich single malt whisky paired with the exhilarating stories of a Scottish highlander. The rousing notes of a local fiddler and the soothing rhythm of a gliding train.
Sites of Mystery and History in Intoxicating Orkney
Away off the top of Scotland is an archipelago where Stone Age men and women roamed, Iron Age forts stood tall and Vikings battled. It is a place where mysterious ancestors built enigmatic stone rings and German warships sank to the ocean floor.
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