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.

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…

13th August
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6 Lavish Luxury Villas for Team Building & Corporate Events

Whoever said that you should never mix business with pleasure had clearly never been invited on a business retreat. If they did, they’d know that a well-planned corporate event in a well-chosen location doesn’t even feel like working at all. Whether you’re looking for somewhere special to conduct an important meeting or conference, a comfortable…

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French Chateaux for Kids

If you’re planning a family holiday with the kids, accommodation doesn’t get much better than a real life French chateaux. Whether your little ones are casting their castle as Hogwarts, Cair Paravel or Camelot, these picturesque properties with their expansive grounds and fascinating histories are guaranteed to get their imaginations fired up. We’ve picked out our…

12th August
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Best Shopping Day Trips from Our Luxury Villas in Croatia

With everything from historic markets in mediaeval walled towns to contemporary malls with renowned designers, Croatia is a shopping paradise. Forget about supermarkets and high street stores – here, it’s all about wandering along cobbled streets picking up fresh fruit from stalls and admiring intricate handmade souvenirs, with the picturesque towns and cities of the…