Staying Safe Abroad


Staying safe abroad should be at the top of every traveller’s agenda when it comes to ensuring you’re able to make the most of a relaxing break overseas. First and foremost, you should check the Foreign Office Travel Advice pages which can be easily accessed online. Not only will these give you up to date…

Canada


Canada is the world’s second largest country after Russia. Most of its population living within a few hundred kilometres of its border with America, while the north of Canada contains vast expanses of wilderness. Summer in Canada lasts from around June to September and the daytime temperature is usually between 20 and 30 degrees Celsius….

Safari


Safari means ‘journey’ in Swahili, and every moment you spend on your African safari adventure will leave you with a precious memory to carry with you for the rest of your life, wherever your own personal journey may take you. Safari holidays give you a chance to see some of nature’s most spectacular displays for…

Adventure


Adventure holidays offer thrills and excitement and enough adrenaline-fuelled activity to keep you coming back for more and more… and the best part about an adventure break is that you get to choose what sort of adventure you have! While the seaside most commonly associated with daring adventure activities such as cliff-diving, it’s also the…

Cruise


Cruise holidays offer you the choice of hundreds, possibly even thousands, of different destinations as well as the option to stop off at dozens of these during the same trip! Whether it’s the Caribbean, Mediterranean, or even a European cruise – there is bound to be plenty to see and do that will keep you…

Belgium


Belgium is all about delicious chocolate, incredible beers and historic cities. In fact, Belgium has all of these in abundance and much more besides! Belgium is home to the headquarters of the European Union, in Brussels which is the country’s capital city. As well as this, Belgium has a great deal of culture and history…

Couples Holidays


Couples holidays give you an opportunity to escape together to the destination of your dreams. While destinations such as Paris will always be popular for romantic duos seeking couples holidays together, there’s plenty of choice on offer when it comes to a romantic rendez-vous. Depending on your interests and passions, you may love nothing more…

Portugal


Portugal is situated at the south-west point of Europe, adjoining Spain, and it also includes the Madeira and Azores archipelagos in the Atlantic Ocean. The Portuguese mainland occupies an area of almost 90,000 km2. Portugal is 218km wide and 561km long and it has 832km of Atlantic coastline. Portugal has no shortage of gorgeous beaches…

Late Summer Holidays


Late summer holidays are being snapped up very quickly here at Travelwise, with availability for trips all over the world becoming increasingly limited. We’re able to advise on late summer holidays to destinations such as Spain, USA, India, South Africa, Australia or anywhere else you can think of! For a late summer holiday, your best…

Driving licence check code extended from 72 hours to 21 days


On 8th June 2015, the paper counterpart to the British driving licence was abolished to make way for an online system which changed the way motorists share their details with car hire companies, including those abroad. To share their details motorists must generate a single-use code, which can then be verified by a third party…