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.

28th November
Oliver's Travels Wins a BTA award - Luxury villas to rent

Oliver’s Travels Scoops Two BTA Awards

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Good news, everyone! Co-founders Oli and Ravi donned their DJs and headed off to gala even held by the British Travel Awards. As we’ve mentioned before, we were nominated for Best Villa/Self Catering Holiday Booking Company, and while we didn’t win the top prize, we still snagged bronze in the category! It’s better than getting…

24th November
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Top 10 Winter Holidays in France

It’s time winter holidays were brought in out of the cold. On the surface – chilly as it might be – heading off for a relaxing break when the daylight hours are shorter and the temperature is better suited to scarves than shorts might not be as appealing as a week or two in the…

19th November
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Top 10 Party Houses in the UK

It doesn’t matter how old you are – nobody needs much of an excuse to have a party. Whether it’s for a big birthday, a wedding (or the stag or hen do) or even just getting a few people together for no other reason than you haven’t seen them in a while, why do ordinary when you can…

17th November
Clos de Chinon - Aquitaine - South of France - Oliver's Travels

Owner’s Tales: Classic French Cookery at Clos de Chinon

Barbara is one of the owners of the beautiful Clos de Chinon, a luxury chateau rental in Aquitaine, and she’s taken time out of her busy schedule to entertain us with some thoughts about running her chateau and what you can get up to in the surrounding area. Better yet, she rounds things off with three…

12th November

Top 10 Mediterranean Villas With Breathtaking Views

One of the best things about heading off on holiday is getting away to somewhere a little out of the ordinary and breaking up that daily grind. Some people enjoy leaving work and home behind for a week or two, some people enjoy the challenge of adventure, and some people just want to kick back…