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Madeira – a place for everyone to feel at home

11 October 2022

Thanks to its year-round pleasant climate (18C in Winter) and short flight time from Ireland (four hours), Madeira is an excellent choice for families looking to get away for a short break over half term in October or February, or for something a little longer during the end of term breaks over Christmas and Easter...

Caesar’s Palace Dubai’s best dining experiences

05 October 2022

Not as famous – yet! – as its iconic sister hotel in Las Vegas, this luxury beachfront property in a plum position on nearly 2km of pristine sandy shoreline boasts fabulous dining experiences. We look at what foodies can expect at this stellar property...

Where to visit next in Thailand

04 October 2022

This Southeast Asian hotspot is an intoxicating mix of tropical beaches, shimmering temples and other sacred spaces, and fabulous wildlife. With two coastlines and 1400-plus jungle-swathed islands, this is one vast outdoor playground, offering the likes of snorkelling, diving with whale sharks, scaling sea cliffs and kiteboarding, to mention just a few of the possibilities...

10 Australian experiences every traveller should include

29 September 2022

One of the world’s most desirable destinations was off the travel radar for so long, many of us are yearning to discover or rediscover it. But with such a vast and diverse country to explore, it’s difficult to know where to start. We’ve looked at some of the must-sees and -dos in this thrilling part of the world...

Tradition meets style in the Maldives

27 September 2022

Since their launch in 2005, Coco Collection has crafted five-star destinations of different character and won awards for doing so with passionate flair. Each Coco Collection resort in the Maldives is a haven for lovers of travel and style, celebrating traditional Maldivian architecture and ambiance.

Introducing Elite Island Resorts

26 September 2022

This collection of seven all-inclusive, mainly beachfront resorts in the Caribbean immerse you in the peerless beauty and charm of this enchanting region thanks to its one-of-a-kind adventures everywhere from the shimmering offshore reefs of the Grenadines to the party island of Barbados...

The world's happiest travel destinations

22 September 2022

Travel makes you happy - it’s official! Neuroscientific research has shown that new experiences help build neural pathways in the brain, in doing rewiring our brains and making us more creative and open to fresh ideas. We’ve looked at some of our favourite destinations around the globe with some extra feel-good factor...

Ikos Porto Petro, Opening 2023

08 September 2022

The growing collection is currently made up of six resorts and in 2023 they’ll be joined by Ikos Porto Petro on the Spanish island of Majorca...

Where to visit this October

08 September 2022

October is a wonderful time to get away, whether for a restorative break on your own or as a couple or for a fun, sociable holiday with family or friends...