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November 11, 2019

Three hours spent at the Abbotts Travel Showcase and all our 2020 travel plans are drawn up.

Guests arrived at the beautiful grounds of West Essex Golf Club, where they helped themselves to mini burgers and fish and chips, before an opportunity to shop the gorgeous holi...

October 29, 2018

I’ve been away from home for close to ten months, so to say I was due a visit from a familiar face would have been an understatement. Luckily, Sharron booked my mum flights from London to Cairns (via Hong Kong) and I had the pleasure of my favourite road trip buddy, jo...

September 27, 2018

After six months living in the Daintree Rainforest, I’m close to changing my name to Tarzan and removing myself completely from civilisation. Or as my mum likes to call it, I’ve gone “feral”. Unlike the local feral cats however, I have been sleeping in an air-condition...

July 11, 2018

You can get a sense of just how big Australia is by looking at a map, but the size really hits home when you arrive.

For travellers long on ambition but short on time, an extensive and compact journey up the East Coast of Queensland is nothing short of ideal.

From yachts...

May 14, 2018

From the moment you arrive in Byron Bay you will feel the surfy, artsy vibe. From the fire twirlers performing on the beach to the rows of locals checking out the swell every morning. There’s no place more perfect to learn to surf in Australia than this beachside town.


April 24, 2018

So you’re heading for the sunshine city, where bikinis are acceptable every day of the week and friendly locals have a healthy respect for honouring one's place in a queue. You’re in for a treat.

But you only have 24 hours? No problem, you don’t need to travel far and w...

March 30, 2018

Bali’s beauty goes deeper than its eye catching exterior. If you know where to look, you can find some of the more luxurious resorts in the world. From private villas a step away from the beach, to breakfast overlooking a tranquil infinity pool at sunset, Bali offers i...

February 14, 2018

A collection of over 17,000 islands, hundreds of languages and diverse cultures, Indonesia is a land of wondrous variety.

From mountains to jungles, beaches to metropolitan cities; the country has it all. 

Bursting with artistic traditions and carrying age-old customs th...

April 2, 2017

There was a buzzing atmosphere on my arrival for the Showcase Event, which saw Abbotts Travel partnering with Chigwell Golf Club to present an introduction to South Africa, as well as some of the best golfing holidays one can get their hands on.

Like most, South Africa...

March 3, 2017

When I told friends and family that my next trip would be to see the pandas in China, they thought I had lost the plot. It’s not everybody’s idea of a relaxing holiday, but if you want an adventure like no other, in a country that’s so different from home it will feel...

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