If you’re a big fan of British holidays, and like nothing more than a stroll along the prom prom prom, you may be frustrated by the typical British weather spoiling your fun. It may be time to explore somewhere a little further afield with your bucket and spade, where sun, sea and sand are more or less guaranteed…
When it comes to organizing the perfect stag do that not only the groom, but all is mates, will enjoy, deciding on the activities that will fill your itinerary and make the stag weekend one to remember can be difficult.
Whether you’re cramming activities into one day or spreading them out over a whole weekend, finding a perfect balance between daytime pursuits and evening frolics will give the stag the ideal party with his mates. Although much of the focus is ensuring a top quality night out with the lads, the daylight hours shouldn’t be reserved for hangovers and sleep. There’s a multitude of pursuits and activities available that will add a thrill seeking angle to the traditional stag do.
The Hollywood stars Betty and Dave have always had a passion for traveling and now with their new found love, after their Disney blockbuster movie in 2010, they are unstoppable. Visiting some of the most exotic and beautiful places in the world, get inspired by some of their best snapshots. If you could take your partner anywhere, where would it be? From the USA to India, take a look at what these crazy dolls got up to.
In terms of national identity, rum is to Jamaica what whisky is to Scotland. For anyone going on a Jamaican holiday, getting into the spirit of this beverage is a sure-fire way to tap into the heart of this island’s culture – and chill out in true Bob Marley style.
Rum is produced from fermented molasses – a sweet by-product of sugarcane – and its story is on show in the fields enclosed by the rolling rain-forested hills of inland Jamaica. As a rum tourist, you can get out into this lush landscape where slaves were first brought to toil in the Jamaican sugarcane plantations in the 17th century. No surprise perhaps given the hardship of their lives that it was these slaves who discovered how to ferment molasses, creating a shortcut to liquid pleasure which has fuelled the island ever since.
For the photographer in each of us, one may find Saalbach to be the perfect jumping off point for photographing the exquisitely lovely Glemmtal Valley. But getting there cheaply can be problematic – find Saalbach, Austria holidays from Inghams.co.uk, and have a look for the lowest fares.
At any time of year, sunrises and sunsets lighting the peaks of the Kitzbüheler Alps make for dramatic and colorful landscapes. Of course, nature is the main draw of Glemmtal, but the town of Saalbach also delights with its church building and distinctive onion-shaped dome.
Mexico’s gorgeous Caribbean resort of Cancun has a reputation for Spring Break debauchery, but there are plenty of opportunities for travelers of all ages. Family holidays abroad can be stressful in areas swamped with drunken revelers,
but book anytime other than spring and you’ll find a calm coastline rich with natural beauty, wildlife and history. Relax on the beach, swim with dolphins, explore the jungle and play pirates with your kids on the stunning Yucatan peninsula.
For day-trippers or serious adventure seekers, Atlanta Georgia is the jewel of the south. It’s where CNN and Coca Cola have their headquarters. Atlanta is a mix of a cosmopolitan city with good old Southern hospitality; a combination very charming to tourists. With brilliant weather all year round, in Atlanta it’s a good idea to wear shorts and cover your head with a hat.
Barbados is well-known for its sugar plantations and although may people on cheap Barbados holidays go to see the beaches; there is a wealth of history to be seen on this stunning island. Like many great British houses, some of the plantations have fallen into disrepair, including one of the oldest – Drax House. Many of these great houses were built by colonials, after they arrived in Barbados in 1625. These buildings tell the story of the island’s past, not all of it good.
There are simply so many things that you can do in Morocco, but a trip to Marrakesh should be at the top of your list. The city is a vibrant, exciting and awe-inspiring place, with the central square, the Djemaa el Fna, coming to life at night with snake charmers and storytellers. With flights to Marrakech taking off every day there is no excuse for you to miss out on the unique opportunities that this African country has to offer.
In recent years, Malia has become something of a tourist resort location, rivalling Ibiza and Magaluf in terms of the quality of its cafés, bars and nightclubs. It’s located on the north coast of Crete, and is an archaeological novelty, although recently more prominently a leading attraction to big-name DJs and party events, attracting people from all over the world to enjoy sizzling Malia holidays.