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10 Fascinating Facts about Japan

  • TD Team
  • 13 October 2022

The Land of the Rising Sun, Japan offers a unique blend of ancient traditions, contemporary culture, modern technology and diverse cuisine. ...

Top Things To Do In India

  • TD Team
  • 22 July 2022

India is a dynamic nation with a deep cultural history that needs to be experienced with your own eyes. ...

Highlights of our South African holidays

  • TD Team
  • 30 June 2022

Discover the highlights you can experience with us during our guided holidays to South Africa. ...

Top Places To Visit In Egypt

  • TD Team
  • 23 May 2022

Check out our suggestions for the best places to see in Egypt and tick this off your travel bucket list. ...

Top places to visit in Namibia

  • Travel Department
  • 04 May 2022

If you want to experience wilderness, incredible wildlife and some of the most stunning scenery in the world, then look no further than a trip to Namibia. ...

Top 5 places to visit in the Algarve

  • Travel Department
  • 03 May 2022

While most people know the Algarve for its breathtaking beaches, there is so much more to this stunning Portuguese Coast. It is a region full of fascinating culture and history, superb cuisine and ple ...

Top 8 Things To Do In Tenerife

  • Travel Department
  • 12 April 2022

If you’re looking for a holiday that combines amazing scenery with a relaxing stay by the sea, then look no further than Tenerife. ...

5 Things to do in Madeira

  • Travel Department
  • 01 April 2022

With a pleasant climate, dramatic scenery, beautiful flowers and gardens, mountain trails and a unique island culture, Madeira is a holiday destination with something for everyone. ...

5 reasons to visit Montenegro for your holiday

  • TD Team
  • 30 March 2022

Montenegro is small country, but as the saying goes – good things come in small packages! Montenegro offers incredible landscapes, fascinating history, rich culture and delicious cuisine! ...

Top 10 things to do in Vietnam

  • Travel Department
  • 09 March 2022

If you're really looking for the holiday of a lifetime, a Vietnam tour offers the perfect combination of culture, history, scenic backdrops and bustling cities. ...

12 Interesting facts about Italy

  • Travel Department
  • 18 February 2022

Few countries in the world have such a variable, diverse and colourful history as Italy. Every time we visit, we learn new facts about Italy’s wonderful past. ...

9 things to do on a Sorrento holiday

  • TD Team
  • 08 February 2022

The Sorrento Peninsula offers some of southern Italy’s most famous sights. The unique landscape of hills and valleys is adorned with scented lemon orchards and silvery olive groves, with dramatic clif ...

Our Travel Guide For A Lake Como Holiday

  • Travel Department
  • 03 September 2021

Our Commercial Director Yvonne recently got to visit Lake Como with our customers on our first international Travel Department tour since March 2020. Yvonne has outlined her experience of her Italy ho ...

Visit Malta's Top Tourist Attractions

  • TD Team
  • 25 August 2021

If you’re considering a holiday in Malta, then check out our selection of the top tourist attractions you can experience. ...

Why you should visit Limone in Lake Garda

  • TD Team
  • 16 August 2021

Located along the northern end of Lake Garda, Limone is set along a backdrop of rocky cliffs with stunning lakeside scenery. It is one of the most picturesque places to stay in Lake Garda, and is a gr ...

5 Reasons to travel to Cannes

  • TD Team
  • 12 July 2021

Our Cannes & the Cote d’Azur holiday provides total relaxation in picturesque surroundings. ...

5 Best things to do in Lake Garda in 2023

  • TD Team
  • 29 June 2021

Our guide Renate Tielman shares her reasons why you should book a holiday to Lake Garda. ...

7 inspiring Mediterranean destinations for your next break

  • TD Team
  • 08 June 2021

When deciding where to go for your next short-haul holiday, the same places probably spring to mind. ...

Top places to see in Romania

  • TD Team
  • 24 May 2021

Discover our recommendations of some of the best places to see in Romania. ...

Visit Iceland: Top activities to see and do

  • TD Team
  • 18 May 2021

The Land of Fire and Ice is filled with natural wonders and stunning sights. Check out the seven activities you must do during your trip to Iceland, which will leave you with memories to last a lifeti ...

Experience the Fjords of Norway

  • Guest Post
  • 17 May 2021

In April 2019 Nenagh photographer Bridget Delaney took a Travel Department holiday to Norway, where her stay exceeded all expectations. ...

Top 8 highlights of Istanbul

  • TD Team
  • 19 March 2021

Formerly known as Constantinople and was once seen as the capital of the world, Istanbul is the fusion point of where East meets West. ...

Top 5 places to visit in Northern Ireland

  • TD Team
  • 26 February 2021

With its vibrant capital, jagged coastlines, historical sites and enchanting landscapes, there’s so much to see; check out our suggestions for the best sights to see in Northern Ireland. ...

10 best places to visit in Ireland in 2023

  • TD Team
  • 22 February 2021

Some of the most iconic sights and incredible landscapes in the world can be found right here so check out our selection of the top places to visit in Ireland. ...

Top 10 attractions to visit in Portugal

  • TD Team
  • 17 February 2021

Portugal truly has it all for that unforgettable holiday- a fascinating history, warm, friendly people, great weather and incredible beaches. ...

Why you need to visit Lisbon

  • TD Team
  • 15 December 2020

The 'city of the seven hills,' Lisbon has a unique look and personality, making it one of Europe's most attractive capitals and it's a must see destination during your holiday to Portugal. ...

Experience Sicily – A Holiday You Can’t Refuse

  • Michelle Jackson
  • 02 November 2020

There are places that make you feel as if you’ve escaped from the rest of the world and Sicily, formed by its myriad of cultures, is one of these places. Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterran ...

Visit Tuscany The Heart Of Authentic Italy

  • Michelle Jackson
  • 29 October 2020

Few places conjure up beauty with such authenticity as Tuscany. Even the word Tuscany implies a magical place that will whisk you to an untouchable world. ...

Live Like A Film Star On The Shores Of Lake Como

  • Michelle Jackson
  • 20 October 2020

The stunning turquoise waters of Lake Como are as dazzling as the stars who flock there to escape the limelight. What better way to enjoy the mountains that sweep down to this lake than in the comfort ...

A Love Affair With Italy Starts In Lake Garda

  • Michelle Jackson
  • 20 October 2020

Are you looking for the perfect location to start a love affair with Italy? The Novel Traveller, Michelle Jackson, enjoys some gems with Travel Department on a guided tour of Lake Garda, Verona and Ve ...

What To Expect On Your Next Holiday In Italy

  • TD Team
  • 28 August 2020

We are delighted to see it’s reopening for tourists and our CEO Sara Zimmerman visited Italy recently to see what a holiday in Lake Garda and Lake Como will be like for our customers this year. ...

5 reasons to visit Poland

  • TD Team
  • 06 December 2019

Visit Poland, it is rich in culture and history, has wonderful architecture and stunning scenery; it is a truly unique country. ...

10 Interesting Facts about Berlin

  • TD Team
  • 05 November 2019

The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 was a momentous moment in history, it marked the end of the Cold War and the Soviet Union rule. The wall was built in 1961, it literally and metaphorically was the ...

7 reasons to visit Puglia region in Italy

  • TD Team
  • 13 August 2019

There are many reasons to visit Puglia and it should be your next holiday destination in Italy. The heel of Italy, Puglia, also known as Apulia, is often overlooked by many and unfairly so as it has s ...

11 Unforgettable experiences to do in the USA

  • TD Team
  • 04 July 2019

With cosmopolitan cities, stunning coastlines, incredible scenery and some of the best driving routes in the world, the USA has so much to offer and we have fantastic holiday options. ...

8 enjoyable activities to do in Cuba

  • TD Team
  • 19 June 2019

Cuba is the Caribbean destination that has it all; beautiful weather, friendly locals, diverse culture and rich history, there is something for everyone in this incredible country. Here’s our pick of ...

7 amazing reasons to visit Northern Cyprus & Cyprus

  • Travel Department
  • 11 April 2019

Cyprus and Northern Cyprus are unique, rich in history, culture and are just waiting to be explored! Here are 7 Reasons to visit Northern Cyprus & Cyprus for your next holiday. ...

Highlights of India’s Golden Triangle

  • TD Team
  • 05 October 2016

The Golden Triangle is a classic introduction for any visitor to India. However nothing could have quite prepared me for the fascinating array of sights, smells and colours I would experience on my wh ...

Rome – My Favourite European City

  • Caroline Gallagher
  • 21 April 2015

From the Vatican to the Spanish steps, there are plenty of sites and attractions to see in Rome. ...