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 July
Manor Farmhouse - The South East - Luxury Holiday Cottages - Oliver's Travels

How Luxury Self-Catering Holidays are Bringing Back the Best of British

One of the biggest advantages of staying in one of our self-catering villas is being able to cook your own meals in a luxury kitchen. Staying in a property in rural Great Britain lets you get your hands on some top quality ingredients, so take inspiration from your surroundings and try out these fab British…

24th July
Villa Tafera - Tuscany - Luxury Italian Villa Rentals - Oliver's Travels

Summer Villas in Italy: The Great Outdoors

The prospect of summer holidays in Italian villas immediately conjures thoughts of fragrant bougainvillea, lazy al fresco dining and bustling market towns. If you’re planning a villa holiday in Italy, there are plenty of local attractions to enjoy out and about in the sunshine. Here’s our guide to the highlights. Lucca’s Summer Festival Lucca’s historical centre is the…

21st July
A Lake District Picnic - Large Holiday Homes to Rent - Oliver's Travels

The Top 5 Places For A Picnic In The Lake District

Well established as a prime location for sailing, climbing and rowing, the Lake District‘s tranquil beauty also makes it ideal for picnics in the summer sun. If you’re heading to one of our UK holiday homes in the area, make sure you stock up on Cumberland sausage sandwiches and scones with damson jam and set off for one…

16th July
Triton at Kamique - Anguilla - Caribbean Villa Rentals - Oliver's Travels

Last Minute Villa Holidays: How To Get It Right

When it comes to holidaying abroad, nothing beats the thrill of making a spontaneous decision and jetting off at just a moment’s notice. However, with so much to organise and so little time, running through a quick checklist will ensure you make the most of your impetuous getaway. Follow our five top tips on choosing last minute villa holidays for…

14th July
British Travel Awards - Oliver's Travels

Oliver’s Travels Nominated for a British Travel Award!

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Oliver’s Travels has been named by the British Travel Awards (BTAs) as one of the contenders for the Best Villa/Self Catering Holiday Booking Company in their 2014 awards. Oliver’s Travels comprises of over 2,000 properties, all handpicked for their quirky or unique character, to guarantee their customers a truly memorable luxury villa holiday. Oliver Bell,…