Posts Tagged with ‘adventure’

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Al Wadi Desert Launches “Experience Concierge” Service

March 10th, 2017

As if the Al Wadi Desert, a luxurious desert hotel run by Ritz-Carlton, wasn’t already appealing enough, they have just launched a new service that will tailor each guest’s experience down to the finest detail. The “Experience Concierge” is a personalised guest service that helps guests to plan their holiday itinerary with everything from adventure

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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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Luxury in Saint Lucia: 4 Resorts with a Difference

September 12th, 2016

Tucked away within fragrant mango trees and rustling coconut palms, the isle of Saint Lucia is one of the most scenic destinations in the Caribbean. With a beautiful translucent ocean and the towering Piton Mountains as a backdrop, the Saint Lucia scenery is about as far as it gets from the concrete jungle of London. 

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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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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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Xplaining Xcaret

January 15th, 2016

What is this place with the funny name in Mexico? The extremely popular visitor attraction of Xcaret Park is a privately owned eco-archaeological park in the Cancun, sandwiched between Playa del Carmen and Tulum. The park gets its name from the Mayan culture and means “little inlet” because it was once a small port. It

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8 Things to do in Cape Town this summer

December 7th, 2015

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of Cape Town is likely Table Mountain, followed by postcard-worthy images of the Atlantic Ocean with Robben Island waiting patiently out in the bay for the next ferry-load of tourists. But there is so much more to this cosmopolitan city than simply its natural beauty and classic

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Sunshine and Safaris: A Dubai Guide

November 26th, 2015

Dubai. A city that is much more than the towering sky scrapers, aquamarine waters, extravagant hotels, and beautiful bronzed people you see in postcards. With expats making up over 88% of the United Arab Emirates population and over 200 different nationalities living within its desert borders, Dubai is as international as it gets. Here are

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Seg Your Way Through Saint Lucia

October 29th, 2015

The Caribbean island of Saint Lucia is well known for its fantastic visitor attractions and appeals to anyone who enjoys getting out and about. I was intrigued to hear about the latest excursion that’s received rave reviews – a Segway experience! I had been curious what these 2 wheeler eco-friendly machines were all about but

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