The Best Things I Ate in Iceland

When I think of Iceland, I imagine cascading waterfalls, undulating mountains, jaw-dropping scenery and the wanderlust-inducing Northern Lights. Seeing these epic landscapes in real life has been high up on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. And, having been told … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 by Tessa Watkins


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


My Day in Aarhus, European Capital of Culture 2017

When Aarhus was named European Capital of Culture for 2017, even the most travel-obsessed among us were a little baffled. Where on earth was it? And what exactly can you do there? Luckily, I had accidentally been to Aarhus in October 2016, and was … Continue reading

February 23, 2017 by Angela Griffin


7 Things to Do along Montenegro’s Coast

Let’s be honest: not a lot of people know an awful lot about Montenegro. Also referred to as Crna Gora, which translates as Black Mountain, Montenegro sits quietly on the edge of the Adriatic Sea, trying in vain to hide its gorgeous beaches, cobblestoned … Continue reading

February 16, 2017 by Angela Griffin


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


How to Spend 48 Hours in Majorca

No weekend plans and a cheap flight from Bristol after work on a Friday? It could only mean one thing: time for a whistle-stop tour of one of the Balearic Islands’ most pretty (and underrated) cities, Palma. Majorca (aka Mallorca) has a bad rep … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 by Emma Brisdion


Month by Month: Where to Go in Europe

With crisp snowy winters and glorious sunny summers, our neighbours in continental Europe are always worth a visit. At Flight Centre, we’re here to help you find the hottest city breaks around. The only question is, where’s it going to be next month? JANUARY … Continue reading

January 10, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


A First-Timer’s Guide to Rome

With its cobbled backstreets, iconic history and more delicious pasta than you can shake a stick at; Rome is what Italian city breaks are all about. Hear the blaring of honking horns, catch the scent of freshly-prepared dough mixed with aromatic tomatoes and feel … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg


A First-Timer’s Guide to Venice

A city like no other, Venice is enchanting, magical and outright extraordinary. But for first-timers, there can be a sense of apprehension before visiting – will its narrow alleys and milky canals really look as good as they do in the pictures? I made … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 by Rhodri Andrews