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.

22nd October
Chateau Le Brun - Midi-Pyreness - French Villas - Oliver's Travels

The Colourful Story and Poetic Past of Chateau Bellevie

As you probably know, here at OT we like to provide you guys with as much information as possible about our properties before you head out and enjoy them yourselves. In this spirit, we recently – well, fairly recently anyway – sent out a questionnaire for our owners to fill in so we might get…

Vampire Bride - Luxury Villas to Rent - Oliver's Travels

Mail Online Sinks Its Teeth Into Our Halloween Vampire Spooktacular

The Daily Mail has braved the terror and chills of our Vampire Weekender and written up a little piece for Mail Online: “Luxury rental company Oliver’s Travels say the concept is a world first and they aim to tap into the apparent 15,000-member community in the United Kingdom that identifies as some sort of vampire….

Top 10 - Family - Luxury Villas - Oliver's Travels

Top 10 Family Friendly Villas

Here at Oliver’s Travels, we’ve all got one thing in common – we were bitten by the travel bug long before we were adults. The holidays we had as kids opened our eyes to new places, new foods, new experiences and different languages. And it’s those holidays we still remember today. So if you’re looking…

21st October
Snowplaza - Luxury Ski Chalets to Rent - Oliver's Travels

Snowplaza Gets Cozy With Our Luxury Ski Chalets

Not that we’re one to blow our own Alpine Horn, but ski specialists Snowplaza recently took a look at some of our new luxury ski chalets and it seems they liked what we’ve got on offer: “Oliver’s Travels understand that to make the perfect ski holidays, you need more than just attractive accommodation, good food and…

20th October
Smiths Castle - Ireland - Large Holiday Homes - Oliver's Travels

What We Did on Our Holiday – Day 4 at Smiths Castle – Oliver’s Travels

Wednesday, August 13, Day 4: I christened this as the day I christened the Atlantic Ocean. Cousins Francis and Caroline had arranged passage for all of us from Doolin to Inis Mor, the largest of the Aran Islands, and a horse and wagon to take us around the island. From prior experience, I knew that…