Category Archive: Fam Trip


Clare Discovers the Luxury of the Bahamas at Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort & Offshore Island

Posted in Fam Trip, Insider Knowledge by Clare Wilson on

From the moment that I arrived at Sandals Royal Bahamian, I fell in love with the Bahamas. Sandals is renowned for romance, luxury and impeccable service and it certainly didn’t disappoint. The hotel has not one, but two amazing white sandy beaches with turquoise waters and it also has an offshore island with free boat transfers from the resort to the island both in the daytime and the evening. Here are some fast facts and top tips from my amazing trip.

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Vic Discovers Eco-Friendly Luxury at Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels

Posted in Fam Trip by Victoria C on

Waves Hotel & Spa by Elegant Hotels has been recently redesigned to uncover a chic new property on the west coast of Barbados; I had the pleasure of visiting it recently and what an amazing resort. I loved how bright and airy it was, with an open plan feel, no banging doors, just exposed and natural. As I wondered through the resort, familiarising myself with my home for the next week, the thing that struck me the most was the attention to detail, furnishings that had taken inspiration from natural objects, very eco-chic and very well executed. The result, a lovely bright hotel.

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Sarah-Jane Basks In True Blue Bay Boutique Resort, Grenada

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It's safe to say Grenada is my favourite Caribbean island I've visited to date. And, True Blue Bay Boutique Resort is nothing short of the quintessential Grenadian wow-factor. This boutique, family-run resort is complete with character, pride, love and truly Caribbean in every sense. As soon as you walk through the front doors, you know you're somewhere special. If you're looking for a unique, authentic Caribbean sanctuary, you have to visit True Blue Bay. Here's all the insider information from my escape.

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Experience the Spirit of Sri Lanka at Hikka Tranz By Cinnamon

Posted in Fam Trip, Insider Knowledge by Katie on

Ayubowan! This welcoming Sri Lankan greeting fills the air at Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon, setting the tone for the heartwarming, authentic experience this 4-star resort has to offer. Sri Lanka is home to a vast array of experiences and Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon immerses you into the proud heritage from the moment you step through the door. Brightly coloured murals line the walls, reflecting the transient vibrations of Hikkaduwa. This vibrant, lively retreat filled with friendly staff is your home away from home. Sri Lanka's waiting, it's time to explore.

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A 3-Pronged Approach to Discovering Sri Lanka

Posted in Fam Trip, Insider Knowledge by Katie on

Open your eyes to the some of the world's most spectacular sights, sounds and experiences. Sri Lanka's 1,340km of tropical coastline speaks for itself and dotted between miles of tea plantations are unique gems waiting to enrich every getaway. A whistle-stop tour across the island was enough for me to fall in love. Kind-hearted communities, the hustle and bustle of tuk tuks nipping along the streets and breathtaking moments with nature are just a handful of memories forever in my mind. Let me share my experiences with this 3-pronged approach to discovering Sri-Lanka.

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