Travel Photos: Discovering Rio Carnival and Beyond

Rio, 2am and the pulsing heart of the city is beating faster than ever. The heat of the day still lingers, but a welcome breeze keeps things pleasant. At least it might, if I wasn’t wearing the heaviest, most elaborate costume I have ever … Continue reading

January 26, 2017 by Phil Murray

8 Waterfalls worth Travelling For

There’s something spectacular about seeing a huge waterfall in the flesh; so much so that it can often be the big draw for visiting a particular destination. After all, these plunging, watery forces are ultimately nature at its most raw – they’re forged by … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg

6 of the Best Road Trip Movies EVER

“I don’t ever remember feeling this awake.” This is just one of the many famous lines Thelma utters to Louise in one of the most iconic US road trip films of all time: Thelma & Louise. And who could blame her? Sure, they had … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg

What I Learnt While Travelling the World

In June 2015, my sister Suzannah and I (Clara) packed up our London flat, said farewell to our family, friends and jobs and headed off on our round the world trip – in my case armed with a regrettably small backpack. The trip was … Continue reading

June 15, 2016 by Clara & Suzannah Ramsdale

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

Top 10 Reasons to Book with Flight Centre

Whether you’re thinking of booking a tailor-made holiday to Australia to mark that special occasion, a short break to Europe with your family, or a couples’ beach Escape to the Maldives, our Travel Experts have the knowledge and expertise to create a trip that … Continue reading

June 3, 2016 by Flight Centre UK

8 of the World’s Best Cable Car Rides

Clambering up hills and mountains isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, which is why it’s no surprise that cable cars have become so popular. They give alternative vistas of cityscapes, open up access to remote places and are exciting rides in themselves – what’s not … Continue reading

May 30, 2016 by Rhodri Andrews

Why You Should Tour South America with G Adventures

Everyone knows it but not everyone likes to admit it: travel can sometimes be a bit daunting. Of course, exploring Panama, tramping Peru’s Inca Trail or venturing into the Costa Rican jungle is exciting, but you also need to have your wits about you. … Continue reading

May 27, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg

How to Travel Rio like a Local

Rio de Janeiro is a city that radiates exotic mystery. It has its fair share of jaw-dropping views and world-famous attractions, but there is plenty more to discover in this soon-to-be Olympic city. Here are a handful of suggestions that will help you see Rio … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 by Chris Steel

5 Unmissable Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is easily the coolest city in the world. Only a handful of cities offer their lucky inhabitants a beach on which to bathe in the tropical sun and Brazil‘s favourite destination goes one step further, spoiling its locals with some of the … Continue reading

March 17, 2016 by Chris Steel