Rhodes Travel Guide: A Land of Cultural Wonders

Rhodes is a land of glorious contrasts: crusader castles rub shoulders with frescoed churches; medieval walls skim past modern villas; Art Deco buildings sit alongside ancient stones. Dating back to 408 BC, the...

Minho, Northern Portugal Travel Guide

Minho is Portugal’s best-kept secret: an intoxicating mix of food, wine and history. It is the greenest corner of the country: a patchwork of mountain meadows and terraced vineyards threaded with lush river val...
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Dalmatian Coast Travel Guide

With charming port towns, verdant countryside and a sparkling coastline, the Dalmatian Coast – on the western edge of Croatia – has become a highly sought-after holiday destination. Running between the northern...
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Costa Del Sol Guide

Aside from Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol is quite possibly the most-visited of the 10 Spanish Costas. And when you revel in its fantastic beaches, family-friendly amenities and Mediterranean climate, you’ll see w...

A Guide to the Spanish Costas

Spain's spectacular coastline is every European traveller's dream. It reaches all the way from the north to the south end of the country and is divided into ten different coasts known as the Spanish Costas...
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Menorca Travel Guide

The mellow island of Menorca drums to a slower beat than siblings Mallorca and Ibiza, and therefore perfect if you're looking for a holiday of rest and relaxation. The easternmost Balearic Island is lined by so...
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Dubrovnik Travel Guide: Southern Croatia

Dubrovnik is one of the world’s most beautiful walled cities, and one of the most interesting places to stay in Europe.  The poet Byron dubbed Croatia’s southernmost city “the pearl of the Adriatic” –...
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A Guide To The Lisbon Coast

The Lisbon Coast is a seductive stretch of golden beaches, wave-lashed cliffs and vibrant seaside towns – but there’s more to the Atlantic coastline than that. Delve beneath the surface to discover hidden coves...
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Kalkan Travel Guide

Modern day Kalkan, located on the coastline of Turkey, is worlds away from its days as a humble Greek fishing village. Yet its rich history is still wonderfully visible in the atmospheric old town, as well as t...
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Istria Travel Guide

This heart-shaped peninsula was the birthplace of modern Croatian tourism, and it’s easy to see why. Its history has bestowed it with Italian sophistication, most obviously seen in pastel-painted coastal towns,...
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Sorrento & Amalfi Coast Travel Guide

The Amalfi Coast, or the Costiera Amalfitana, as it is known to locals, is a true bucket list destination. It may only be 30-miles long, but this vertiginous land of sheer drop terraces and peachy-hued towns is...

Lanzarote Travel Guide

This fascinating volcanic island, located off the coast of Africa, has it all; year-round sunshine, traditional villages, kaleidoscopic beaches and a punchy mix of adrenaline-fuelled activities, for those with ...
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The Local’s Guide to Authentic Rhodes

Rhodes flourishes in ancient history, glistening beaches and 300 days of feel-good sunshine. Whether you go in search of unconventional detours, vibrant nightlife, crystal clear waters, or merely to inhale...

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...

The Local’s Guide to Authentic Lanzarote

Volcanic skylines, distinctive architecture and the most welcoming locals of all, Lanzarote is no doubt the place to be. So, to help show off the island for all its glory, we've turned to our favourite loc...