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15 Things I Learnt from my Trip to Thailand

May 17th, 2017

The almost palpable aroma of spicy street food, a blur of colourful tuk tuks and the all en-compassing hubbub of vendors and tourists doing the song-and-dance of a typical Thai barter… Thailand is a feast for the senses. There is simply no destination quite like it. This buzzing country promises an adventure around every corner – whether

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From Miami to Mexico: Keeping it in the Family

April 28th, 2017

We asked Best at Travel founder, owner and MD, mother of two and international globetrotter Rita Sharma to give us the inside tips on getting the most out of your multigenerational family break. We all love to travel, but it can be a tricky balancing act. None of us have enough time to see as

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When to travel to the Maldives

April 11th, 2017

With over 1200 islands making up this idyllic archipelago, the Maldives with its year-round warm weather and beautiful beaches has long been a hotspot for UK holidaymakers. Pick an island that’s as busy or secluded as you like – with the option to recline on a private island like Robinson Crusoe should the need arise! We’ve

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When to travel to Dubai

March 30th, 2017

Planning a trip to Dubai and wondering when to travel to get the best weather and hotel rates? With fluctuating weather and a noticeable high season, there are a few things to consider when planning your holiday in Dubai – whether you want to take advantage of the summer sales or the more moderate temperatures

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What’s on at Atlantis the Palm this March

March 1st, 2017

From St Paddy’s Day brunches to spa discounts and underwater afternoon tea, Atlantis, the Palm in Dubai has countless activities to look forward to during the month of March 2017. Whether you’re looking to travel with your partner or the whole family, Atlantis is the place to be. Come and celebrate the start of spring

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QUIZ: Which Destination Should You Travel to Next?

February 27th, 2017

Struggling to decide where to travel to next? With all the hundreds of possibilities out there, we know how difficult it can be to pick where to go on holiday – so we’ve put together a quiz that we hope will make the choice that little bit easier. Simply answer our 10 easy questions and

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Tips for Staying at the Cape Grace in Cape Town

January 30th, 2017

Tucked within the V&A Waterfront overlooking the purples hues of Table Mountain and a throng of luxurious white yachts bobbing in the marina, Cape Grace is built for romance and beautiful sunny escapes. Escape the winter cold and fly to Cape Town for a luxurious winter sun holiday – without the extravagant price tag.  Here

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Exploring the Enchanting Cities of Vietnam

August 8th, 2016

Vietnam is a captivating country characterised by energetic cities, golden beaches, emerald lakes, meandering rivers, and terraced rice paddy fields interspersed with vibrant Buddhist pagodas. Spend a bit of time in Vietnam’s famous cities and experience the friendly locals, bustling atmosphere and impressive architecture for yourself. Here are a few things to do in Hoi An

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Costa Rica – A Wildlife Wonderland

July 11th, 2016

It has never been easier to travel to Costa Rica! Now that British Airways fly direct, twice a week, us Brits can finally get to experience some of the remarkable fauna and flora that this small Central American country is so famous for. But in order to see it all, you may have to plan

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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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