What makes Secrets Resorts so special?

October 23rd, 2017

With an All Inclusive called Unlimited-Luxury® you would be right to expect better than average inclusions, but just what is it that sets Secrets apart from regular hotels? Being adult-only certainly helps create a more intimate air and the locations are always amongst the best in each tropical destination – Secrets Royal Beach is beside

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5 of the best things to do in Antigua

May 9th, 2016

It’s been said that Antigua is home to some of the best beaches in the Caribbean. As this was my first visit to Antigua, even I was a little sceptical about this claim. But after just a few short days on this beautiful island, I have to say the statement rings true. Antigua is home

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20 Iconic Spots to Take a Travel Selfie on holiday

September 8th, 2015

The selfie has come and it’s here to stay. No matter how much you cringe at tourists scrambling to get a good angle, yielding their selfie sticks high in the air, the truth is: there really is no better way to capture the essence of a holiday than with a well-positioned selfie. Here are the

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Where To Go In July & Why

June 2nd, 2015

It’s not too late to book your summer getaway. We’ve handpicked our top three destinations to visit in July and the reason’s why they really shouldn’t be missed. Destination: South Africa Reason to Visit: The Knysna Oyster Festival (3 – 12 July 2015) How you get there: Tie in a visit to the festival with a

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Pampering, deserts and blackout blinds: How solo female travellers define luxury

April 9th, 2015

Embark on a holiday by yourself and you’re in for an adventure. Discovering new places, having the freedom to set your own schedule without anyone challenging your decisions and being able to go straight to the destination of your choice… these all sound like the recipe for a fantastic trip. Some choose to do it

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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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Travel Talk on Twitter: There’s no place like home…discover your own country

October 22nd, 2014

Sometimes, one of the most exciting things about travelling to a new country is meeting locals there who can really show you the best sights. Imagine how useful it would be then, if a bunch of people gathered themselves in one place to discuss the best kept secrets about their home towns…. In this week’s

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Arrive In Style With A Private Plane Transfer For Under £100

October 17th, 2014

Buccament Bay Resort is offering a private charter service operated by Caribbean Helicopters to transfer up to six guests at a time between Barbados/St Lucia and the resort’s home of St Vincent. For just US$ 150 (£95) per child (up to 12 years of age) each way and US$ 200 (£125) per adult each way,

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Top 5 Rooftop Bars & Restaurants

September 19th, 2014

There’s something about sitting high above the action, watching the world go by below whilst watching the sun set and sipping a cocktail. Below we list our top 5 rooftop bars and restaurants. 1. Vertigo & Moon Bar, Banyan Tree Bangkok, Thailand On the 61st floor of the Banyan Tree Bangkok hotel you will find

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Holidays to Los Angeles

Sunny Santa Monica

September 12th, 2014

Santa Monica, the pier often evokes nostalgia to those lucky enough to have visited in the past, but it boasts a cross between urban and cool vibes that keeps people returning. There always seems to be an underlying  air of excitement, regardless of the time of year or for that matter the weather. It has

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