Cosmopolitan Cape Town – Is there anywhere better for a Winter Holiday?

There are good winter holiday destinations, and there are great winter holiday destinations, but if you are looking for the ultimate winter holiday destination for your 2014/2015 break, you might struggle to find anywhere more perfect than Cape Town. A cosmopolitan hub with fabulous hotels, gourmet restaurants, endless sightseeing opportunities, and some of the friendliest…

Take a Look at Queenstown…

One of my favourite destinations in the world, the picturesque town of Queenstown in New Zealand’s South Island is a perfect place to spend a winter holiday. With warm sunshine, ‘refreshing’ lakes, endless bars and restaurants, and all the action and adventure sports you could possibly wish for, Queenstown caters for travellers of every age…

Mallorca – The Perfect Winter Holiday Destination

You might not automatically think of the Balearic Islands as being the perfect winter holiday destination, but if you are looking for a last-minute getaway from the ice and snow of northern Europe, I can highly recommend these jewels of the Mediterranean Sea! Having just returned from a long weekend on the (admittedly) not-so-sunny Mediterranean…

The Big Freeze

Well it looks like the weatherman was right (for a change) and the predicted big freeze has arrived with snow, icy cold winds and temperatures well below zero. While the picturesque winter wonderland scene may look great from the windows of your centrally heated home, it is creating havoc across the country with roads blocked,…

Head South for some Winter Sunshine

If you are starting to feel those “winter blues” then it might be time to book that well-deserved holiday and head off to warmer climes somewhere south. While we wake up to frost, the countries sitting beneath the equator are starting to heat up and destinations like South Africa, Argentina and Brazil are now basking…