When it comes to selecting a hotel for your next business trip or holiday, it can be all too easy to focus solely on factors like location, price and reviews.
While these are all essential factors in booking somewhere that you are going to be happy spending your nights, they can sometimes detract from other important considerations - especially if staying in a high-end hotel is important to you.
In short, a hotel stay should be a luxurious extension of your day-to-day life. Along with making you feel comfortable and entirely at home, knowing that you can keep your daily routine in place - from working out to eating well - is of the upmost importance.
Within most luxury ...
A glittering oasis of a city in the middle of the desert, Dubai is a place that has very much grown from humble roots in a comparatively short space of time. Home to excellent entertainment of many varieties, incredible beaches and, of course, world-class shopping, Dubai is a destination worth visiting.
As you would expect for a city that, from a distance, can appear to be a very grand mirage in the desert, the Dubai climate is hot! Summer temperatures have been known to reach upwards of 40°C, and winters are still quite temperate at around 20 to 25°C. An ideal place for a relaxing beach holiday from spring through to autumn, Dubai's water temperatures can feel like you're...
Whether you have travelled to client meetings once or a hundred times before, anyone will be able to tell you that navigating both work and travel stresses simultaneously can be a challenge.
The seasoned business travellers among you will have undoubtedly picked up some vital tips and tricks during your career, but what about those who have only recently had business travelling introduced into their job description?
Here, we have shared our tried and tested tips for making that distant meeting, conference or presentation an absolute success. We hope they help!
Opt for hand luggage where possible
If you have to jump on a plane to get to an important client meeting, a sales pitch or a ...
A city of intrigue, Germany's capital city is a place that has captured the heart of many in the 21st century. This bustling metropolis is home to incredible art, theatre, music and literature as much as its history. In fact, the troubled past of this city isn't hidden away. The history is there for you to find, if you wish, but Berlin very much has the feel of a revived city within an older setting - and as such, there is much to discover, often in the most unlikely of places…
With a continental climate that features warm summers and cooler winters, Berlin isn't radically different from the rest of western Europe in terms of temperatures. This means that the city’s ...
There are few things more exciting than that moment when you step out of your door, cases in hand, with a glorious holiday destination to head to. But, short of deciding where exactly you would like to go, planning and preparing for the perfect holiday can seem a little overwhelming - especially if it is not somewhere you have been before.
From travel insurance to vaccines and currency, there are a few factors to bear in mind when you are preparing for your next adventure - but hopefully, planning will be a breeze after you have read some of our top tips for holiday organisation. Happy travelling!
Eight weeks before travel
If you need travel vaccinations to keep you ...
What to do and see in Moscow
At 860-years-old, it would be right to expect a large quantity of history from the Russian capital, but what you might not expect to see in Russia is the growing contemporary scene, a whole host of culture and a vibrant nightlife atmosphere that permeates the city.
Although the history is never far away - you can't avoid the incredible sight of the Kremlin – there is far more to explore in Moscow than its Soviet past.
There are three main airports that service the vast city of Moscow, so it is likely that you will find yourself arriving at either Sheremetyevo, Domodedovo or Vnukovo International Airports. If you are chartering your own ...
How To Pack Smarter For Your Holiday
With most airlines offering between 20 and 30kg of hold luggage for long-haul flights, whether you are jetting off for business or pleasure, packing smart is essential if you are looking to make the most out of your luggage allowance. From your bigger suitcases to your hand luggage, there are plenty of ways that you can make the most out of the space you do have - without compromising on the items you would like to travel with you. Here, you will find some of our favourite space-saving tips and tricks.
How old is your suitcase?
It seems common sense that the lighter your suitcase is, the more you will get away with packing when it comes to ensuring ...