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Top Gardening Tips

  • Frances MacDonald
  • 12 March 2024

Top 5 river cruises in Europe and beyond

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 30 January 2024

A gentle, meandering river cruise is one of the best ways to see and understand a new place. ...

7 Excellent reasons for taking a river cruise

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 26 January 2024

Check out the advantages and our reasons for going on a river cruise for your next holiday. ...

Best Holiday Destinations for Over 50s

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 11 December 2023

Here’s our top ten attractions in Europe to add to your bucket list to inspire you for your next holiday. ...

8 reasons to choose a guided holiday in 2024

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 14 November 2023

Discover the benefits of going on a guided tour for your next escape. ...

Easter traditions around the world

  • TD Team
  • 24 March 2023

We've selected some interesting Easter Traditions around the world which may inspire you to spend the Easter weekend abroad. ...

16 Famous Film Locations to Inspire You to Travel

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 09 March 2023

We have selected 16 films, featuring incredible sights and scenery, which may inspire you to travel the world and create your own adventure better than any Hollywood film. ...

What To Expect On A Danube River Cruise

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 09 February 2023

A river cruise holiday is a perfect way to discover multiple destinations. Our tour leader Rhona O'Connor has detailed her experience and provided insight so you can understand what it's like onboard ...

Top 20 lifetime travel experiences

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 01 January 2023

We’ve selected just some of the top places and travel experiences for you to tick off your travel list for 2024. ...

13 of the most haunted places in the world

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 27 October 2022

Whenever you travel to a new destination or visit an old favorite place, you're bound to have heard a few notorious stories and legends about haunted sites. So are you brave enough to visit some of th ...

Diwali - Everything you need to know

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 24 October 2022

The ‘Festival of Lights’, Diwali is a colourful and vibrant religious festival celebrated every year by Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and even some Buddhists around the world. ...

Top James Bond Film Locations To Visit

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 05 October 2022

Discover the top destinations James Bond has visited on his various missions throughout the world. ...

7 Worldwide Wonders for Your Travel Wishlist

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 25 February 2022

Are you looking for some travel inspiration for your holidays? Travel has never been more accessible and now is the time to experience some of the most iconic attractions in the world. ...

5 Reasons to take a city break with Travel Department

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 18 February 2022

Check out the five reasons why you should go on a city break with the Travel Department. ...

5 Best Lakes in Italy To Visit

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 28 January 2022

If you’re looking for a holiday full of relaxation, beauty and culture, amid a stunning natural backdrop, then the Italian Lake District is the place for you! ...

8 interesting facts about China

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 24 January 2022

The number 8 is considered to be the luckiest number in Chinese culture, so we’ve decided to outline eight interesting facts about China! ...

The Mental Health Benefits Of Planning A Holiday

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 06 October 2021

We recently carried out some surveys which show that people are looking forward to travelling again. So now, regardless of the situation, preparing for that break is a positive act of wellbeing. ...

Why You Should Take a Solo Traveller Holiday

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 26 April 2021

Discover the most incredible destinations on our solo traveller holidays, made especially for independent travellers. ...

Top travel destinations for couples 50+

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 18 January 2021

There are myriad reasons to travel with your partner later in life: financial security, a deeper understanding of the world, more time, etc. But perhaps the best reason to see the world is the experie ...

Irish and UK Holiday Habits Revealed

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 14 November 2019

Recently, Travel Department surveyed over 500 people in Ireland and the UK on their travel habits and how they like to holiday. ...

Top 5 Foods of Sorrento

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 06 July 2019

One of the best things about Italy is that you’re guaranteed to eat well! Discover our top 5 favourite dishes that can be found in Sorrento. ...

Nine fascinating facts about Madrid

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 28 May 2019

The biggest city in Spain and the third largest in Europe, the Spanish capital Madrid is the perfect choice for a short break or a quick getaway. ...

Top five Game of Thrones locations in Europe

  • TD Team
  • 11 April 2019

This remarkable series used various stunning locations around the world as filming backdrops, many of which can easily be visited. Here are the top five Game of Thrones locations in Europe to inspire ...

A Foodie Guide to Italy

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 01 April 2019

Italy is renowned for its glorious food. Authentic Italian pasta, glossy home-grown olives, the freshest Alpine fish and mouth-watering desserts are just some of the dishes the region boasts. ...

Top Tips for a Long Haul Flight

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 07 January 2019

Check out our top tips for handling a long-haul flight. ...

Guide for Food & Drink Experiences Around the World

  • Georgina Willcox
  • 21 December 2018

From Spanish tapas and wines to Italian gelato, Brazilian barbecue or Peking Duck, the world is full of flavours just waiting to be discovered. ...


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