Archive of articles from 2013
Avis today announced its New Year sale, offering UK customers up to 20 per cent off car hire across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and North America – perfect for those making New Year resolutions to travel more in 2014.
The Tet Festival celebrates the beginning of the Vietnamese Lunar New Year. It is the most significant celebration in the Vietnamese calendar, and sees people embarking in local traditional celebrations across the country.
Acacia Africa is currently holding a flash sale for overland expeditions booked between December 17th and 20th 2013.
From budget ski breaks to piste-perfect luxury on the slopes, we’ve hand-picked a selection of travel deals for the 2013/2014 season:
Following the success of Eurostar’s trial service to Lyon and Provence last spring, Eurostar’s annual summer services direct to Avignon in the South of France will open for sale tomorrow.
The much-anticipated second Hobbit film, The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, hits cinemas in the UK this Friday, and as per the first film, the stunning scenery of New Zealand will provide the backdrop for the hit movie.
With revised NASA predictions of the strongest Northern Lights in over a decade this winter, Scandinavian specialists Taber Holidays have introduced the perfect break for people keen to fulfill their dream of seeing the aurora.
As winter draws near, you’re most likely conjuring up images of Christmas markets and snow-covered mountain scenes. One of the best ways to experience those magical white mountain vistas is by train, so here are the top three winter holidays by train from Great Rail Journeys.
UK travel agent Globehunters has announced a flash sale on holidays at the St James's Club Resort in Antigua, which was chosen as one of the X Factor Judge's Houses.
With the Winter Olympics set to take place in February 2014, Powder White has launched a new ‘ski-racing’ package. Created to help keen skiers channel their inner-champion, the package is perfect for adrenaline junkies who want to master the Giant Slalom discipline and get more from the mountains this season.
Having ended his career in the armed forces, the Duke of Cambridge has taken on a new role as President of United For Wildlife.
Trailfinders is offering an exclusive 'stay seven nights and pay for five' deal to Naka Island, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, perfectly poised along the southern portion of Naka Yai island, just off the eastern coast of Phuket.
This photo – snapped yesterday (September 22nd) – was taken by photographer Antti Pietikäinen in Harriniva, Finnish Lapland. Lappish through and through, this phenomenally-talented photographer’s philosophy is “to find the ancient and dreamy dimension of the Aurora Borealis and how they appeared to the people we know from our folklore.”
One of the world’s most iconic buildings and architectural delights, The Sydney Opera House, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this October.
Want to experience the Reykjavik International Film Festival? One of Iceland‘s most anticipated cultural events, RIFF celebrates independent films and up-and-coming filmmakers.
Eurostar, the high-speed passenger service linking London and mainland Europe, is launching a twelve day express sale from the 5 – 16 September with three exciting offers for autumn and winter getaways:
With the return of much-loved show The Great British Bake Off to our TV screens, what better time to start putting your budding baking skills to the test at the Barsham Barns’Artisan Bread School in North Norfolk?
Bespoke Brazil, the Brazil and Rio Carnival specialists, are offering a new holiday to Rio de Janeiro for the famous Rio Carnival for travellers booking early.
Eurostar’s popular ski services from St Pancras International and Ashford International to the heart of the French and Swiss Alps will open for sale on Eurostar.com at 6.30am on August 6th 2013.
A boutique design hotel brand with hotels across Paris, Elegancia Hotels is offering discounts of up to 60 per cent this summer.
Boutique hotel collection myhotels has partnered with Somerset House to provide an exclusive package for guests visiting Film4 Summer Screen at Somerset House with American Express.
Exclusive to WEXAS Travel, Northern Lights specialists Aurora Hunters is now offering travellers the opportunity to learn how to photograph the Northern Lights over five days in Norway’s Lofoten Islands.
With VisitEngland, the national tourist board, and the Forestry Commission’s new campaign to promote summer holidays in and around England’s woods and forests, there’s no better time to get out and enjoy the Great Outdoors.
Fancy spending your nights gazing at the starry night sky in one of the most secluded spots in Europe?
Spend three nights at the four-star Rembrandt in Bangkok and eight nights at the three-star Front Village in Phuket from £949 per person, saving up to £1,020 per couple with Premier Holidays.