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Local in St Lucia: 20 things to see & do

June 20th, 2016

St Lucia is a cheerful island with sloping vegetated hillsides, vibrant pink and orange buildings, and busy villages filled with smiling patriotic St Lucians. Its fertile soils abound with over 30 varieties of ripe mangoes, banana and coconut plantations line the roadside, and the translucent blue colour of the sky matches the colour of the

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The world in highlights: 26 things to do before you die

March 14th, 2016

We get it. The world’s a big place. So how can we expect one person to be able to make a choice about where to travel when the bucket list is literally endless? Well, we’ve done the hard work for you and put together a list of all the best places we would like to

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Top 5 Swimming Pools With The Best Views In The World

April 15th, 2015

From a desert in Dubai to a mountain above the Caribbean Sea, there’s nothing more relaxing than relaxing in a hotel swimming pool, listening to the water lap the sides and gazing out at the view beyond. We’ve picked our top 5 hotel swimming pools that boast some of the most spectacular views in the

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St Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival 2015

March 16th, 2015

The Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival is one of the most recognised events in the Caribbean calendar, and tickets are now officially on sale. This year will celebrate 24 years of bringing great music to the island and will feature fashion shows, art exhibitions and spoken word events. Artists confirmed this year include Jimmy Cliff, Robin Thicke,

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Top 5 Late Valentine’s Day Deals

February 4th, 2015

Valentine’s Day is a day when the most unromantic folk have the chance to pull out all the stops, and the most romantic to ramp the gesture up a notch. What better way than whisking your loved one away on a last minute retreat to a spectacularly exotic destination?! That will leave you in the

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Take Your Honeymoon Home With You!

November 10th, 2014

Ladera Resort in Saint Lucia offers spectacular views of the Piton Mountains over 1000 feet above the Caribbean Sea and boasts over 30 stunning suites and villas, each with private plunge pool and an open wall on one side to enjoy the surroundings. The resort has been a popular honeymoon resort for two decades, but

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Olympian To Give Expert Advice At The BodyHoliday, St Lucia

October 20th, 2014

Colin Jackson, CBE, will be providing expert advice and tips at The BodyHoliday in St Lucia in November and December this year. The Olympic medallist is best known for his career specialising in the 110 metre hurdles; becoming world champion three times, Commonwealth champion twice and being undefeated at the European Championships for 12 years. His world record of

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Travel Image of the Week: St. Lucia

October 13th, 2014

The Caribbean island of St. Lucia is an idyllic holiday destination, with views that will take your breath away. Lush rainforest covers a lot of St. Lucia, with thriving greenery and plant life providing just as much beauty as the still, sandy beaches. It’s a luxurious destination that, contrary to popular opinion, doesn’t cost the

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Top 5 Extraordinary Spas

October 9th, 2014

There are spas, and then there are extraordinary spas – those that tantalise with something a little bit special and out of the ordinary. Here we list our top 5 most interesting and quirky spas around the world: 1. Chocoholic’s Paradise: Boucan By Hotel Chocolat, St Lucia The luxury British chocolate company, Hotel Chocolat, has

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Top 5 For Foodies

September 23rd, 2014

There are lots of things to look forward to when you go on holiday, not least the culinary delights. Trying new dishes that you’ve never heard of, sampling the local wines and not worrying about your diet for the next 10 days! We’ve selected some of the most unique dining experiences for you to feast

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