Quiz: Your Perfect Destination Wedding Venue

You said yes! Congrats! Now you're facing the exciting (or daunting) task of planning your wedding: the dress, bridesmaids, number of guests, table plans, flowers, food, managing expectations, creating a bud...

The 15 Best Sizzling Summer Villas in Europe

Whether you're an oceanholic, sunshine aficionado or you're gunning for adventure - summer is the season on everyone's minds. And let's face it, life is better in flip-flops! We've got a sizzling selection of s...

The Local’s Guide to Authentic Dubrovnik

To get to grips with the nitty-gritty, Vesna Rodin, the manager of our stunning villas in Dubrovnik has kindly agreed to help us bring you an authentic guide to Dubrovnik. Enjoy! 1. Tell us a bi...
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January to March 2017 – Press Round-Up

The first quarter of 2017 has been and gone - but it's been nothing short of exciting. From sunny appraisals by The Times to a full page spread in the Evening Standard - have a scroll through all the press...

January to March 2016 – Press Round-Up

Time flies when you're having fun and not only did we have a blast, but we've also had some very exciting mentions and features during January and March. From sunny appraisals by The Times to an eclec...

July to December 2015 Press Round Up

What a lovely end of year we at Oliver's Travels have had! We've had the likes of 'The Telegraph', 'The Independent', 'Daily Mail', 'Mail on Sunday' and 'National Geographic' show off some of our luxu...

January to June 2015 Press Round Up

Get cosy with our winter chalets or activity-popping holiday homes. The likes of 'The Independent' and 'The Telegraph' have noted Oliver's Travels luxury villas in their books, have a scroll below to see w...
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Top 10 Villas with Boat Moorings

There's so many places to see and so many luxury holiday rentals to choose from – but let’s face it, a holiday without fun on the water isn’t really a holiday! So why not choose a luxury villa with a boat ...

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, ...

7 Steps to Planning Your Villa Holiday

A villa holiday with friends or family is the perfect way to spend some time off. With everyone in one place, you can relax and play by the pool, enjoy fantastic meals, and spend longed-for quality time togethe...

10 Things to Do With Kids in Istria

Although Istria is a little different from your typical sandy-beach holiday destination, it's still one of the best places in Croatia to visit with your family. There is so much to do; everyone is sure to have ...
Which Wine Where - Luxury Villa Holidays - Oliver's Travels

Which Wine Where?

As the days get longer (and hopefully warmer - fingers crossed everyone) we're looking forward to hazy evenings spent sipping wine until well after sunset. The summer months promise perfect conditions for al fr...
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Top Four Drives Across the Mediterranean Coast

The Mediterranean Coastline is one of the most beautiful parts of Europe, but when you only explore it one beach at a time, you’ll never really see its full glory. To do that, you need to hop into a Lamborghini...
Top 5 European Beaches for Family Holidays

Top 5 European Beaches for Family Holidays

You don’t have to go all the way to the Caribbean to find pristine family-friendly shores – Europe has more than its share of picturesque beaches to keep little ones happy. Here’s Oliver's pick of the top five ...
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The World’s 6 Most Unusual Luxury Villas

At one point or another, everyone’s been on a trip where you end up staying in the kind of hotel where everything is exactly as you expect it. Same bed, same furnishings, same tiny little kettle in the corner –...