How to Experience the Best of Costa Rica in 7 Days

As soon as we crossed the border from Panama, it was clear we had entered Costa Rica. Somehow, the vegetation seemed greener, despite both countries virtually sharing the same geography. Our bus rode on seaside roads and through lush jungles, past miles upon miles … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 by Claus Gurumeta


An Expert’s Guide to Europe

“From Ibiza’s pink and pretty sunsets to unbelievably good pasta in Italy and historic cities like Amsterdam, Europe is such a versatile destination.” Ruth Jones has worked at Flight Centre for four years, and loves Europe’s diversity. But, she says, beware the countryside! “I … Continue reading

March 20, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


An Insider’s Guide to Vietnam

Local knowledge is the key to unlocking the secrets of a place. That’s why we’ve partnered with Buffalo Tours for our Asia Journeys. Meet Tuong, your Vietnamese guide… Everyone should visit once Vietnam’s diverse scenery, culture and food offer visitors completely different experiences. From … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


How to Survive Travelling with your Partner

One of the most exciting things for couples to experience is to be lost overseas with each other. Travelling with your partner can mean discovering new places together, cultivating loves for new foods and drinks, and learning more about yourself and each other. That said, … Continue reading

February 27, 2017 by Two Bohemians


Discover the Beauty of Uluru

Wiru is the local Anangu people’s word meaning ‘beautiful’. I’d expected the landscape surrounding the imposing monolith we’ve come here to see to be stark and unforgiving. Instead, the intensely red soil is punctuated by pretty flowers, lush plants and hardy, albeit short, trees. … Continue reading

February 21, 2017 by Phil Murray


Where to See Polar Bears

If you’re into animals, there’s nothing quite like seeing a polar bear in the wild. Catch a glimpse of even a tiny tuft of that soft, creamy fur, and it’ll feel like you’ve stumbled upon the holy grail of wildlife experiences. That’s because seeing … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


An Expert’s Guide to Eastern Canada and the USA

“Amazing cities, history and culture, stunning lakes, mountains and national parks, and an abundance of nature. They’ve got it all!” As you can tell, Dominique Kotsias loves the east coast of Canada and the USA. She has worked at Flight Centre for 10 years … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


The Best Hotels in Europe

We’re still trudging through cold, dark winter and, I don’t know about you, but I’m dreaming of escaping to sunnier climes. And while a long-haul trip to destinations like Thailand, Australia and the Caribbean is appealing all year round, there are a host of … Continue reading

February 2, 2017 by Tessa Watkins


6 of the Best Places to Eat in Montenegro

When you’re thinking of fine foods and culinary delights, Montenegro doesn’t really spring to mind. But in actual fact, this Balkan beauty often has plenty to offer when it comes to food. Montenegro’s cuisine is classified as Mediterranean, and there’s a bunch of influences from … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 by Ross Jennings


Sri Lanka: The Island that Has it All

Some countries leave their mark immediately. Sri Lanka was most definitely one of those – there was no way I could stop the kind, attentive nature of the locals and spectacular mountains and beaches from winning me over. After all, there aren’t many other islands … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 by Adam Vanstone