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All-inclusive bliss in sun-kissed Mallorca

30 January 2024

Escape to the pinnacle of luxury at Ikos Porto Petro, nestled on the sun-drenched shores of Mallorca. This hidden jewel of the Balearic Islands awaits those who appreciate the finer things in life; its wildly successful recipe for luxury combines an exceptional all-inclusive offering, Michelin-starred menus, stunning scenery on your doorstep, and impeccable service. And that’s just the beginning…

The ultimate guide to a dream Disney holiday in 2024

29 January 2024

With up to four free nights and Disney 14-Day Magic Tickets for the price of seven days, why not make 2024 the year you finally take the kids on that Disney holiday you’ve all been dreaming of in the world theme park capital Orlando – or, if you’ve been before, why not come back and find out what’s new while re-visiting your favourite attractions?

A tranquil oasis of luxury on the Gulf of Oman

29 January 2024

When it opened its doors in 2003, The Chedi Muscat was Oman’s first contemporary beach hotel – one that immediately drew attention with its blend of understated elegance and local architecture with an Asian-inspired zen vibe.

Sustainable luxury among the treetops of Bali

29 January 2024

‘A different way of being’ in an adults-only setting – that’s the promise given to you by Buahan, a Banyan Tree Escape – a relatively new resort on the laidback Indonesian island of Bali, offering a delicious blend of nature with sustainable design in a lush wilderness area north of Ubud. Set in a tranquil enclave surrounded by rice paddies and jungle, next to the Ayung River and waterfall, it has gorgeous views of the majestic seven peaks.

Your guide to the Walt Disney World Resort's parks

26 January 2024

Are you ready for the ultimate Disney adventure? A holiday filled with countless magical moments, thrilling attractions, and unforgettable memories? Whether you're a thrill-seeker, a nature lover, or a fan of Disney's classics, Walt Disney World  Resort in Florida's parks offer something for everyone. And there’s no better time to visit than now thanks to a limited time offer of 14 days for the price of 7 on Disney Magic Tickets, when booked by 29th August 2024. But that’s not all – we’ve got plenty of reasons why you should take advantage of this deal. 

How to reduce carbon emissions when you travel

25 January 2024

Monday 28th Jan is International Reducing CO2 Emissions Day, and as Travel Counsellors, we feel that it is our responsibility to guide our customers to lower carbon travel options. To help you with this, we’ve gathered our top tips for reducing your carbon footprint when you travel.

What is a Green Leaf hotel?

22 January 2024

Our Green Leaf label is applied to hotels that have been recognised as having sustainability standards that are aligned with those created by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC). As such, each have been proven to maximise social and economic benefits for the local community, enhance cultural heritage, reduce negative impacts on the environment, and have effective sustainability planning.

Off-the-beaten-track walking routes in Morocco, Turkey, Albania, and Spain

22 January 2024

Experience the rising popularity of a walking holiday this year, exploring hidden gems on scenic trails and lesser-known paths. Alongside our partners, we can offer famous trekking routes such as the Tour du Mont Blanc circuit in France and the Inca Trail in Peru. But the wonders don't stop there. Venture off the beaten path in Morocco, Turkey, Albania, and Spain to uncover extraordinary, uncharted trails away from the typical tourist routes.

An unforgettable journey through Thailand with Anantara's exclusive resorts

22 January 2024

Thailand feels like many different destinations in one, from the spectacular temples and street food of the capital Bangkok to jungle hideaways and gorgeous beach resorts. A triple-centre holiday means you can experience different holiday types in three unmissable parts of the ‘land of smiles’, in some of its most sensational places to stay – Anantara’s world-renowned hotels, resorts, and spas.