Holiday Ideas & Travel Inspiration

Oliver’s Travel Blog features travel advice, tips and destination information to inspire you for your next great holiday. Written by Oliver’s team, plus guest travel journalists & bloggers.

27th August
Greek Islands - Luxury Villas - Oliver's Travels

Unknown Towns and Luxury Villas: Discovering the Greek Islands

The attractions of the Greek Islands are no secret to frequent travellers, but most of the visitors sleepily sunbathing at the resorts won’t realise quite how much there is to discover once you dig a little deeper. By staying in one of our luxury villas, you can avoid the crowds and head straight for the authentic…

25th August
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Luxury Villas to Rent in Europe’s Most Idyllic Towns

As enthusiastically as we all talk about ‘getting away from it all’, there’s something magical about waking through the front door of your holiday villa and feeling instantly at home. Europe is full of charming and welcoming towns that tend to get their visitors hooked, and at Oliver’s Travels, we’ve spent years establishing exactly where…

22nd August
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6 Things to Do With Kids in Istria

It might not have your typical sandy beaches, but that doesn’t stop Istria from being one of the best destinations in Croatia for families. If you want to keep the kids entertained there’s no shortage of fun things to do – take a look at our Oliver’s Travels Top Six. Take to the trees in Glavani Park…

20th August
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Fashion Ideas for your Autumn Holiday from Jayne Gorman

We’re always planning our next great escape and as the Summer draws to an end you may already be thinking of your next holiday too. Another thing worth planning, however, is your holiday wardrobe. Whether you are going on a city break or country escape, with some key purchasing and prior planning you can achieve…

18th August
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Top 5 Reasons To Spend a Summer in Provence

Given that the south of France is colloquially known as Le Midi, or the midday, in reference to how much sunshine it enjoys, we really shouldn’t need to work too hard to persuade you that Provence is worth a visit. However, it seems a shame not to celebrate the numerous other attractions of this sunlit region, so we’ve…