Devon Travel Guide

Devon is the kind of destination that rewards exploration. With coastlines on two separate sides of England you’ll have seaside towns and clifftop walks to enjoy, and with Dartmoor and Exmoor your adventures ca...

Where to Ski in Scotland

When the days get colder and nights get longer here in the UK, many begin to think about escaping for some winter sunshine. Others only have one special thing in mind: ski season. And you don't need to go far t...

Family Christmas Breaks: Top 12 Places to Stay

Unwrapping gifts by the fire, kisses under the mistletoe and bottomless bubbly - it's the most wonderful time of the year! It's time to swap sangria for mulled wine, dust off your Christmas jumper and celebrate...

Cotswolds Travel Guide

Staycations are on the up-and-up! If you're looking to escape to South West England(and we think you should!) then you've probably already looked at the Cotswolds - chocolate box villages, rolling green country...
Beautiful view on Gozo island from a boat, postcard style, beautiful colors landscape, in the background you can see old buildings

Gozo Travel Guide

Gozo is the quieter, calmer little sister of Malta. Just eight miles by four, this tiny island packs in some dramatic landscapes: sheer cliffs plunge to azure seas, stalactite-framed caves cut into the coastlin...
Top 21 chateaux to rent in 202`

Top 21 Chateaux to Rent in 2021

It’s no secret that France is always a hit holiday destination for the whole family. Superb food, breathtaking scenery, world-famous wine and, of course, the romance. But here at Oliver's Travels we like to tak...
Things to Do in Ile De Re

Top 10 things to do in Île de Ré

The French equivalent of the Hamptons, Île de Ré is all postcard-pretty villages, honeyed beaches and oyster shacks. Just 19 miles by five, the tiny island is best explored by bike or on horse back, while its c...
Destination Guide to Ile De Re, France

Destination Guide to Île de Ré, France

Just 19 miles by five, the tiny Île de Ré punches well above its weight. The pace slips down a few gears on this seahorse-shaped island, cast adrift from La Rochelle. A web of hollyhock-lined cycling trails con...
Best Ile De Re Beaches

The Very Best Île de Ré beaches

Île de Ré may be small, but it packs in some fine beaches. While flour-soft golden sand cushions much of the coastline, the southern stretches are busier and often crowded, especially in the summer. To escape t...
One of the beaches in Gozo, with people walking down stairs to a small bay

The 6 Best Beaches in Gozo

It’s all about quality over quantity when it comes to Gozo beaches. Only eight miles by four, this tiny island may not have the space for endless sandy swathes, but its flour-fine arcs and rocky coves are all t...
Top 10 Manor Houses in the UK

Top 10 Manor Houses in the UK

If you’ve been binge-watching anything at the moment, we can bet Haunting of Bly Manor has been on your list. After a spooky Halloween season, we’re itching for season 4 to be announced! So, while we wait we de...
galicia surf guide

Galicia Surf Guide: The Top 5 Spots

Galicia is renowned for its Celtic heritage, delicious foods, festivals, its pilgrimage, striking scenery and beaches… and don’t forget our stunning range of holiday villas too! However, I bet you didn’t know t...