Antigua – “Land of 365 Beaches” Part 2 Jun14

Antigua – “Land of 365 Beaches” Part 2

On the evening of my third day, I arrived at viewing of Hodges Bay Resort by Elegant Hotel, located in a secluded area on the north shore of Antigua. Due to open in October 2017, this contemporary resort will...
Antigua – “Land of 365 Beaches” Part 1 May31

Antigua – “Land of 365 Beaches” Part 1

Lying between the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean is the beautiful twin-island of  Antigua and Barbuda, located in the Eastern Caribbean region. Local people like to call Antigua the “Land of 365 Beaches”, as they say there is a...
5 Photos That Leave You Longing For A Caribbean Getaway! Nov11

5 Photos That Leave You Longing For A Caribbean Getaway!

Here are 5 stunning photos that wonderfully capture our top Caribbean holiday spots. The trouble is, these photos don’t even do these beautiful destinations justice. For the full effect, you’ll have to plan a trip and see for yourself! The...
Best beaches around the world Jun24

Best beaches around the world

Whether you’re looking to relax on the golden sands, party into the early hours or ride the pounding surf, we can help you find the perfect beach. Before you grab your towel and swim shorts, take a look at...
The world’s best private islands Oct9

The world’s best private islands

There is nothing more luxurious than spending your holiday on a private island. Spending your days relaxing on the powdery white sand and nights sipping exotic cocktails and indulging on gourmet food. We have chosen some of our favourite...
Around the world in 80 raves – Five “must see” overseas music festivals May5

Around the world in 80 raves – Five “must see” overseas music festivals

As music award ceremonies draw to a close and festival season opens there is no better time to look at some of the best music festivals from around the world. Being overseas we promise there is not a muddy field...
Holidays to famous film locations – final part Apr21

Holidays to famous film locations – final part

Welcome to the final part of our film trilogy, where we highlight holiday locations that have featured in some of the most iconic films of our generation.... The English Patient (1996) - Tuscany, Italy                 The Basilica San Francesco, setting of...
Where do travel agents go on holiday? – Part 1 Feb3

Where do travel agents go on holiday? – Part 1

Travel agents spend their whole lives advising other people on where to go on holiday. But given the choice, what holidays do they choose to spend their own hard earned cash on? For the first part in this series...
How will the thawing of US-Cuba relations affect holidays to Cuba? Dec31

How will the thawing of US-Cuba relations affect holidays to Cuba?

In the week before Christmas President Obama announced the restoration of full diplomatic relations with Cuba, more than 50 years since they had been broken off. He pledged to open an embassy in Havana and also to “cut loose...
Luke Who’s Been To Barbados Jul2

Luke Who’s Been To Barbados

We've got Holidays Please super expert Nichola Luke turning the blog into a Barbados extravaganza – A great story featuring lots of cocktails, breath-taking hotels and amazing tips about this Caribbean holiday heavyweight. Over to you Nichola…. On my 5th year anniversary at Holidaysplease I thought...