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Experience five-star luxury at Meliá Bali

26 June 2023

Meliá’s hotels - more than 350 in 35 countries - stand out for their genuine hospitality and sense of place. One of our favourites from this world-leading Spanish group is the Meliá Bali located in tropical gardens on Nusa Dua Beach in the south-east of the ‘Island of the Gods’. 

Save on summer 2023 sailings with Virgin Voyages

26 June 2023

There’s so much going on with Virgin Voyages right now that it’s a brilliant time to check out this boutique-style, adult-only, contemporary cruise line – one of our favourites. First of all, there are savings on ALL sailings through to April 2024. It’s also not too late to save on sailings this summer, with up to £900 off Mediterranean itineraries through to October 2023.

Tour the Mediterranean Sea with Emerald Cruises

26 June 2023

Formerly known as Emerald Waterways and part of the Scenic group, this is one of our favourite cruise-line recommendations for its Rhine, Danube and Moselle river cruises. Now is a particularly exciting time for the cruise line, as the countdown is on to the Emerald Sakara setting sail for the first time on 5 August 2023.

Take a culinary tour of Italy

19 June 2023

The Italians’ love affair with food makes it worth visiting for the cuisine alone. This country is famous for so many dishes and treats, from pizza and pasta to gelato, from seafood including octopus, sea urchin and clams to cheeses. And then of course there’s the wine…

Our favourite wellness spots in Singapore

19 June 2023

Singapore is an absolute delight for both foodies and lovers of the great outdoors, combining one of the world’s most colourful, varied and exciting dining scenes and masses of green space in which to get active. We’ve shared some of our favourite spots in the city for wellbeing practices and for healthy, sustainable food.

Regent Seven Seas 2025-2026 Voyage Collection is here

19 June 2023

Regent Seven Seas continues to dazzle us with its unrivalled experiences, top-notch service and exceptional cuisine. The newly released 2025-2026 Voyage Collection has thrilled us with the addition of new and far-flung regions, thoughtful itineraries and unforgettable curated experiences.

Asia and the Middle East tours for 2023

19 June 2023

We hand-pick the tours we offer you for their immersive nature – everything we have in our portfolio takes you under the skin of each destination for a true insight into local history, culture, cuisine and communities.

Our favourite Sardinian villas for families and couples

19 June 2023

This rugged Italian island is among our favourite destinations in the Mediterranean, with its nearly 2,000km of coastline including lots of gorgeous sandy beaches, wonderful hiking trails and fascinating history. Here are our favourite villas on the island, perfect for a private getaway.

Our favourite Corsican villas for summer fun

13 June 2023

This rugged French island is one of our favourite Mediterranean destinations: low-key, rustic and with an Italian feel in parts. A place of fragrant maquis, craggy peaks, wonderful wildlife including soaring red kites, and stylish seaside resorts, it’s a great option for those who want to kick back and relax in a villa of their own within easy reach of the island’s sights.