Travel Globally

Your guide to international travel

Dec
4

A Unique Christmas Experience – Sweden’s ICE Hotel

Filed Under Sweden

Ice hotel

If you are looking for something new and exciting this Christmas, then you should consider a stay at the ICE Hotel in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden. 200KMs above the Arctic Circle, this hotel receives 50,000 visitors a year with 35,000 overnight stays and is only open from December until April. So, what makes it so special? It is constructed of ice and snow. Each year, ice is harvested from the Torne River in March and April which is then kept in cold storage until November when construction begins. The hotel has both warm and cold rooms.

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Sep
20

Holidays on a Theme

Filed Under Austria, Egypt, New Zealand

Themed Holidays

In the search of interesting and unusual holiday experiences, people are now trying out themed holidays to take them somewhere different. 

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Aug
5

Alternative Ireland

Filed Under Ireland

Helen's TowerDespite what many British people think, there is more to a holiday in Ireland than going to Dublin and getting very drunk. There is even more to it than the Giant’s Causeway and kissing the Blarney Stone. The Ring of Kerry is not the only place for outstanding natural beauty and Galway city is not the only place for traditional Irish music.

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Jul
15

Guided Tours

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Gorillas

For travellers who want to boldly go where no tourist has gone before, guided tours can be an interesting option. They allow brave holidaymakers to take the less travelled path and cut down on a lot of the aggravation that wastes precious exploring or relaxing time.

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Jun
14

UK’s Most Romantic Hotels

Filed Under United Kingdom

Lake District Hotel

Linthwaite House Hotel, Lake District

Tucked away in a beautiful corner of the Lake District, Linthwaite House Hotel retains all the charm of a country house whilst offering all the conveniences you’d expect from a modern hotel.  Consisting of 30 individually designed rooms and suites, no detail has gone unnoticed at this exquisite countryside retreat.

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May
20

Handy Travel Apps for the Global Traveller

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Apps

As the popularity of smartphones increases, the number of apps available to enhance people’s travel experience grows. Apps have been created to make booking flights easier, make travelling more sociable and generally help people to get on at their chosen destination. Below are a few interesting travel apps for world travellers.

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Apr
21

Top 10 European Coach Trips

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Europe Coach Travel

According to the Coach Tourism Council, which represents around 150 national, regional and family-run coach tour operator members in Britain, intrepid holidaymakers in the UK have a wide range of interest when it comes to choosing destinations.  Here are ten hot tips of where to go this year for your coach holidays:

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Mar
17

Top Honeymoon Destinations

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Best for traditional honeymoon: Halekulani Hotel – Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, USA

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When it comes to a traditional honeymoon, it’s hard to beat a hotel set on the legendary Waikiki Beach. Halekulani Hotel in Honolulu has all the components of a top couples resort.

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Feb
20

When in Rome, Relax in the Lap of Luxury

Filed Under Italy

Rome

Planning to travel to Rome? Choose to stay in one of the top 5 best luxury hotels.

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Jan
14

Abu Dhabi Golf Club and Saadiyat Beach Golf Club leads the pack in UAE golf tourism

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The 9th Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship is taking place at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, recently crowned as the favourite UAE golf destination, as recognized by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority.

The owners of both Abu Dhabi Golf Club and Saadiyat Beach Golf Club is doing something right, as international inbound tourism has sky-rocketed in the past year, with Saadiyat Beach Golf Club receiving 94% growth compared to the same period in 2013, while Abu Dhabi Golf Club reported gains of 56% YOY.

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