5 Reasons to Visit Cuba NOW

For the past 15 years, I’ve had a dream to visit Cuba and, with my own eyes, see this iconic island that is frozen in time. Cuba, the largest island in the Caribbean, has hardly changed since the Cuban Revolution of 1959, led by … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 by Giulia Mulè


8 Things to Do in Antigua

With its unbelievably turquoise waters, fusion of English and Caribbean influence, and technicolour buildings, Antigua is undoubtedly one of the West Indes’ most characterful islands. On a recent visit, Daisy Cropper discovered eight of the best things to do there: Explore Antigua’s first sugar plantation … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 by Daisy Cropper


A Food Lover’s Guide to Mexico

I love Mexican food. It is easily up there with my favourite cuisine in the world, so naturally I was very excited about my inaugural trip earlier this year to the land of so many tasty dishes. In the weeks leading up to the … Continue reading

December 16, 2016 by Tessa Watkins


The Best of Jamaica and the British Virgin Islands

Year-round sunshine, a laid-back pace of life and endless stretches of sugar-soft sand bring people flocking to the Caribbean. But with 28 island nations to choose from, each with a different flavour, how do you narrow down where to go? Jenni Doggett explores Jamaica … Continue reading

October 31, 2016 by Flight Centre UK


The Scariest Places to Spend Halloween

I love horror. I mean love it. So much so that I spent over an hour preparing a rather intense scarecrow face last Halloween. I also love travel, so the thought of combining the two has always been a pretty exciting prospect – and … Continue reading

October 21, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg


The Best Hotels in the Caribbean

With its endless stretches of white sands, crystal-clear waters, gently swaying palms and golden sunsets, the Caribbean is the ideal destination to kick back and relax. But with so many islands and an abundance of hotels, deciding which resort is perfect for you can be … Continue reading

September 1, 2016 by Tessa Watkins


The Best Value Holiday Destinations to Book Now

There may be a cloud hanging over Europe at the moment (physically and metaphorically speaking) but the rest of the world is still offering some fantastic holiday bargains. In the current uncertain climate, while travellers may be apprehensive to visit Europe, Flight Centre has been … Continue reading

June 30, 2016 by Lauren Burvill


6 Things that Will Make you Fall in Love with Cuba

From the days of the 18th century British occupation, to Fidel Castro and the infamous US trade embargo, Cuba is undoubtedly one of the most fascinating, culturally-rich spots in the Caribbean. It’s a hodge-podge of compelling history, pretty technicolour towns, all-American muscle cars and … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg


Discovering Palenque: Mexico’s Lost City

The path narrowed as it wound through the undergrowth, skirting tangled roots and tracing the course of slender Mexican jungle streams. The heat and the humidity were energy-sapping, but I pressed on, snatching lungfuls of heavy, wet air and wiping the emulsion of sweat and … Continue reading

June 16, 2016 by Thomas Rees


The 10 Most Beautiful Beaches in the World

This Wednesday, 8th June, we mark World Oceans Day, a day of celebration and awareness for the world’s oceans and the adverse effects humanity and our planet is having on them. Run by The Ocean Project, this year’s theme of ‘healthy oceans, healthy planets‘ aims to educate … Continue reading

June 6, 2016 by Lauren Burvill