Our experts travel extensively exploring the most fascinating corners of the globe to deliver inspirational journeys. In our featured blogs we aim to help you get 'under the skin' of the destination before even stepping foot there.
With one of the largest fresh water lakes in the world, Lake Tanganyika, bordering Tanzania and much of the country covered in dense rainforest it's no surprise that it enjoys such rich and diverse wildlife, including chimpanzees. Staying at Greystoke Lodge, at the feet of the Mahale Mountains, George Morgan-Grenville recounts his joy at encountering these beautiful animals.READ FULL ARTICLE
Provence is a region with an irresistible lure and one which has inspired many an author. Writers can evoke such wonderful sights, sounds and smells and here our French villa expert shares those books which he feels really capture the essence of Provence.READ FULL ARTICLE
For those with a keen interest in tennis, or for those just wishing to remain active on holiday, we have a number of luxurious villas across France and Italy that feature their own private tennis courts. The courts vary from Master-standard to grass so both amateurs and pros are catered for, here we share just six of these villas that hit the mark.READ FULL ARTICLE
Our Zen Guru went through a truly transforming period of her life after experiencing her first ever visit to a wellness retreat. Her frank account outlines the benefits of such a retreat and how she discovered real relaxation and finally recognised the importance of looking after 'me'.READ FULL ARTICLE
Zimbabwe is a land of stunning natural beauty including the world-famous Victoria Falls. In recent years the country has once again put itself on the map as one of the most rewarding, must-see countries in Africa. Our African specialist explains why and suggests some of the best hotels and safari camps to make your base when exploring this destination.READ FULL ARTICLE
Water sports are a wonderful family activity uniting all generations and certainly comes high-up on many a holiday wish-list. Our experts have compiled a list of the best family-friendly water sport holidays around the globe, including surfing the majestic waves in Indonesia, white water rafting in Costa Rica and diving in the tranquil, turquoise waters of the Maldives.READ FULL ARTICLE