Five reasons to visit Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National Park is one of the most beautiful natural wonders of Croatia, and there are several reasons why you should visit. From the awards that the Park has won and its pursuit of sustainability and the health-promoting role of recreation to the educational aspects and natural beauty on offer, it has a lot […]

Debunking 7 common misconceptions about New Zealand

New Zealand, a land of breathtaking landscapes, friendly locals, and distinctive culture, is often shrouded in a few misconceptions. While this island nation is celebrated for its immaculate beauty and welcoming atmosphere, some stereotypes and misunderstandings persist. Let’s dive into the truth behind the misconceptions surrounding New Zealand. Myth 1: “All of New Zealand is […]

7 top South American ‘MICE’ destinations

With its acronym “Meetings, Incentive Tourism, Conferences and Events,” MICE tourism — with its focus on the corporate market — is one of the fastest-growing tourism sectors in the world. One of the continents now leading the way in MICE tourism is South America. With the resumption of face-to-face events and meetings, this region is […]

6 of the Best Locations in Europe for a Romantic Trip (or Even a Proposal)

Any lovebirds out there looking to dial up the charm and set the stage for that grand, swoon-worthy moment with your better half? I got you. We’re talkin’ heart-throbbing, pull-out-all-the-stops romantic destinations in Europe where even Cupid’s taking notes. Now, whether it’s for whispering sweet nothings over candlelight or dropping down on one knee to […]

Cultural Immersion: Embracing Diversity Through Travel

Imagine embarking on a journey that not only takes you miles away from home but also deep into the essence of what it means to be a part of this vast mosaic of human culture. Travel, in its most transformative form, invites us to step into the shoes of others to see the world through […]

Goodreads Reviews I Left for Myself While Writing My Book

★★★ Idea Has Potential. I don’t hate the idea of this book. It feels like the author (full disclosure: it me) doesn’t really have a clear idea of it, and instead of writing the book they keep getting distracted and reading about dysfunctional relationships on reddit. I keep calling it a “book proposal” even though […]

New luxury expedition yacht launches in Galapagos

Conservation-led luxury travel company &Beyond has announced the extension of its South America portfolio with the launch of an expedition yacht in the Galapagos Islands. Named the &Beyond Galapagos Explorer, the 38 m (124 ft) yacht will operate on two 7-night routes in the east and west of the famed Galapagos Islands. Boasting just six […]

Top 7 art and culture destinations in India

With a documented history dating back over five millennia, India is one of the world’s greatest civilizational states. This amazing country is blessed with a rich cultural diversity, ancient heritage, and artistic legacy. As a subcontinent of 1.4 billion, India is home to a large number of regional cultures, traditions, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites […]

A guide to the 10 best places to stay in Cuba

If you’ve ever dreamt of strolling through vibrant, cobblestone streets, dancing to salsa music, or sipping on a mojito under the Caribbean sun, then Cuba is calling your name. This beautiful island with its rich history, diverse culture, and breathtaking landscapes, is a dream destination for many. From familiar favourites like Havana to the hidden […]

10 things to do on a rainy day in the Lake District

They say every cloud has a silver lining and this couldn’t be more true than in the Lake District. Of course, we wouldn’t have the beautiful lakes without getting a little rain every now and again. And it’s because we have our fair share of rain that the region is well-prepared even for wet weather […]

10 Quick Tips for Improving Your Wildlife Photography Today

Wildlife photography is one of the most rewarding pursuits a photographer can explore. It is also among the most challenging. Wild animals don’t pose for the camera like models. They don’t warn you when a “Kodak moment” is about to happen.  To help you take beautiful wildlife photos fit for National Geographic, try our 10 quick […]

10 of the best luxury destinations in the world to go surfing

Welcome to the ultimate guide for luxury surfers! If you crave the thrill of riding the waves while indulging in top-notch amenities, you’re in for a treat. Here are 10 of the most exclusive surfing destinations where you can experience the perfect fusion of luxury and adventure. From pristine beaches to world-class waves, these destinations […]

Review: Ewelands House, Sleights, Near Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

I’ve often mentioned on A Luxury Travel Blog about how the luxury end of the self-catering industry continues to reach new heights in terms of standards of excellence. Our latest stay – at Ewelands House in the North Yorkshire Moors village of Sleights – is no exception. This gorgeous three-bedroomed cottage from Unique Retreats sleeps […]

How To Tune In To Your Wanderlust Travel Style

Wanderlust is more than a mere word; it’s an incessant calling from adventurers and dreamers alike. No matter your travel preferences – solo vs group travel; international vs domestic travel can lead to vastly different experiences. So let’s embark on an exploratory literary journey to uncover solo, group, and virtual travel and determine which meets […]