Archive for May, 2011

At one with nature on Vancouver Island

By Emma - Last updated: Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Off the west coast of North America is one of the world’s great wonders, a place so peaceful you will find it impossible not to feel at one with nature on Vancouver Island. Vancouver Island literally comes alive in front of your eyes, with enchanting scenery, unique wildlife and adventures. There are enough activities in […]

Holidays on the blue flag beaches of Europe

By Emma - Last updated: Monday, May 30, 2011

If you’re thinking about a beach holiday on the continent but you’re worried that your choice of destination might be limited by the quality of the beaches, you needn’t be. Almost every European country that has a beach to offer, has blue flag beaches to choose from. Spanish sun Book flights to Malaga, where you […]

Holidays in Croatia

By Emma - Last updated: Monday, May 30, 2011

If the idea of a holiday in Croatia conjures up images of rocky coves, sparkling seas, remote islands and ancient Roman ruins on a backdrop of sunny blue skies, then you’re not far off. This eastern European paradise is an ideal destination to find the right amount of leisure and culture for even the most […]

Irish Music Festivals

By jen - Last updated: Monday, May 30, 2011

Oxegen, Punchestown, Co Kildare, 7th – 10th July Oxegen which is the music festival in Ireland and certainly one of the biggest in Europe is back with a line up as big as always. The great thing about Oxegen is that over the three days it’s eclectic mix has something to suit all tastes from Coldplay […]

The Scottish Highlands

By Emma - Last updated: Friday, May 27, 2011

The bagpipes, lochs and castles are calling! Book your holiday to the Scottish Highlands today and prepare to be dazzled by stunning mountain ranges, dramatic shorelines and friendly folk who’ll be glad to share their fascinating culture with you over a glass of best Scotch. Arrival A flight to Inverness will put you in the […]

Taking the kids to Italy

By Emma - Last updated: Thursday, May 26, 2011

Taking the kids to Italy might seem a strange holiday choice at first, but a family holiday in Italy is possible! Whether you prefer a city break or a beach-style holiday, there’s plenty in this amazing country to keep you and the kids happy. Flights to Italy are around two to three hours away from […]

Family holidays in France

By Emma - Last updated: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Taking children on holiday needn’t be scary – take them on a family holiday in France and you won’t see many tantrums! A holiday in France is perfect for families, as it houses many water parks, the Parc Asterix theme park and of course, every child’s favourite – Disneyland Paris. Flights to Paris are only […]

Golfing hotels in Ireland

By Emma - Last updated: Tuesday, May 24, 2011

If you are a golfing fan then why go abroad when there is so much on offer in Ireland? Quality golfing hotels in Ireland are not hard to find, with many having world class courses either right on their doorstep or within driving distance. Car hire in Ireland is easily arranged and will enable you […]

Obama’s Visit

By jen - Last updated: Tuesday, May 24, 2011

As many a good party guest will know, having eaten well, enjoyed good company and even better food and drink the immortal phrase ‘we must have you back’, is never far from the lips of the parting guests. So now that the Obamas have been and gone, with memories of the famous Irish hospitality in the […]

Holidaying at the blue flag beaches of Ireland

By Emma - Last updated: Monday, May 23, 2011

Ireland may not be the first place that springs to mind when thinking about beach holiday destinations, but what the beaches sometimes lack in sunshine, they more than make up for in quality. Hidden gems on the Emerald Isle Why not start your holiday in Ireland by booking flights to Cork, a region which currently […]