Posts Tagged with ‘holiday’

Hawaii – Which Island Suits You Best?

September 5th, 2017

Luaus, leis and coconut cocktails. Welcome to island life in Hawaii, where you can be as laidback or active as you like. With secluded beaches, active volcanoes and lava flows and lush green jungles filled with hidden waterfalls, Hawaii’s scenery is nothing if not diverse. From the thrilling volcanic hikes of Island of Hawaii and dramatic

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Masaai Style: Discovering Kenya’s Wildlife

July 17th, 2017

Sitting very quietly in the landrover, the lionesses primed their cubs on how to hunt; the target was a couple of young warthogs that were lazily grazing nearby. Almost with military precision, the cubs rose, crouched and then darted off in search of their prey. Unfortunately for them, due to their over-exuberance and lack of

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Happenings in Havana – Cars, Casas & Kempinski

July 10th, 2017

Some things will never change in Havana, like some of the city’s landmark hotels full of history and character such as the Nacional (favoured by the celebs back in the day) or the authentic Sevilla (basic in parts but its 9th floor restaurant boasts amazing views and the patio bar serves a mean mojito). The

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Best at Travel Tried & Tested Hotels in Thailand: The Tubkaak Krabi

May 31st, 2017

Tucked beneath leafy green foliage, the Tubkaak Krabi Boutique Resort & Spa is a quiet barefoot luxury retreat in Krabi. Backed by the Hang Nak Mountain and leading directly onto a private stretch of beach overlooking 13 islands in the Andaman Sea, this blissful resort promises peaceful living and beautiful warm and sheltered waters. During

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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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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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An Island Hopping Guide to Southern Thailand

April 10th, 2017

Luxury beachfront hotels, beautiful stretches of endless sands, and ocean water so clear you can see the bottom. When it comes to affordable luxury, not many destinations can compare to Thailand. But with so many different Thai islands, it can be tricky to pick which islands to visit. We’ve put together a handy island hopping

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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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Leave Winter Behind with our Middle East Spring Sale!

March 15th, 2017

To celebrate the start of SPRING, we’ve rounded up our best offers in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Oman with our fantastic Middle East Spring Sale! Make the most of our exclusive upgrades and savings when you book directly through Best at Travel. Experience five star luxury on Jumeirah Beach at the best prices with our

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NYC Event Guide: Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in New York City!

March 8th, 2017

United States of Top of the mornin’ to you! Feeling spontaneous? Why not celebrate St Paddy’s Day in #NewYorkCity this March! Luckily this St Patrick’s Day falls on a Friday so there’s no reason not to enjoy that extra glass of Guinness this St Paddy’s Day weekend! And to ensure you don’t miss out on all

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