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Florence, Venice and Milan – Great Italian destinations!

By jen - Last updated: Thursday, April 26, 2012

Italy is an ever popular destination and it’s no wonder why – with its rich cultural history, skiing and its culinary delights, not to mention the fine summer weather, there’s plenty on offer for a great family holiday. Of course the most famous spot in Italy is Rome, the ancient capital, but the north of […]

Cruising the Mediterranean

By Emma - Last updated: Wednesday, July 20, 2011

With so many idyllic destinations and beach gems along the Mediterranean, it’s not an easy choice to decide on which one for a holiday. That’s why a cruise is sometimes the ideal answer, allowing you to efficiently sample all the major stop offs and if you do take a real fancy to somewhere you can […]

Rooms with a view

By Emma - Last updated: Friday, July 8, 2011

Looking out your hotel room window on the first day of your holiday, the best thing you can see is an expanse ocean view, a vibrant city below or historical architecture – all things that enticed you to the destination in the first place. I have handpicked some hotels around the globe with views that […]

Venice: the ideal holiday destination

By Emma - Last updated: Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Five ultimate reasons to visit Venice! Known as the most romantic city in the world, Venice has a charm that is unmatched by any other city, not just in Europe, but across the whole world. Most people around the world dream of a Venice holiday. Whether it is for the gondolas, the handsome Venetians rowing […]