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Our Ultimate Guide to Family Safaris

Top Safari Destinations and Tips Pack your sense of adventure and get ready to create some wild memories with your loved ones on a Pippa Rose Travel family safari to Africa. Our top recommended safari lodges offer an enticing blend of luxury and thrills, and are geared towards meeting the needs of families travelling with […]

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Where to Travel: Summer 2024

Dig out your sun hats and swimsuits, it’s time to start planning your perfect sun-kissed summer getaway. Whether you’re seeking family-friendly fun, the hippest hangouts on the Med, or far-flung tropical adventures, we have curated the ultimate list of Summer Escapes for 2024… Indonesia for a Bucket-List Summer ~ Sail the Komodo Islands and Raja […]

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24 Hours in Rome: An Insider’s Guide to the Eternal City

Rome, the eternal city, a living museum where ancient history blends seamlessly with modern life. Stepping onto its cobbled streets feels like stepping into a time machine, where each corner tells a story spanning millennia. In just 24 hours, you can experience the essence of Rome, from its iconic landmarks to its vibrant culture and […]

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New hotel openings for 2024

As the world continues to evolve, so does the realm of luxury travel. With each passing year, new hotel openings redefine the standards of opulence and hospitality, offering guests unforgettable experiences in breathtaking locales. From the charming cobblestone streets of France to the pristine beaches of the UAE, let’s embark on a journey to discover […]

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PIPPA’S TRAVEL CALENDAR – Family Edition

Hot Hotels for Spring and Beyond As the first blossoms of spring unfurl, it’s time to dust off your travel wish list and get ready for adventures in sun-drenched locales. This blog is your treasure map to the best holiday destinations right now. What’s more, we’ve picked out the perfect hotels for all the major […]

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Romantic Hotels in Portugal

Roses are red, violets are blue, and this Valentine’s Day we have the hotel for you… Dia dos Namorados, as it’s known here in Portugal, is a day to celebrate love or essentially an excuse for us to all eat lots of chocolate and hope someone sends us flowers. Over the years the day has […]

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24 Hours in Bath

Nestled in the heart of Somerset lies a city that’s a seamless blend of Georgian architecture, Roman history, and natural splendour—welcome to Bath. Despite the brevity of 24 hours, this city promises an enchanting journey through its cobblestone streets and noteworthy landmarks. Arrive early in the morning and drop your bags at the iconic Royal […]

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2024 Travel Trends

As we step into 2024, geopolitical tensions, conflict, a volatile economy are many reasons to be despondent as we enter a new year. However, the travel industry remains resilient, and a positive vehicle for change. Here are 24 travel trends that we are excited to explore with our clients and travel industry friends: Sustainable Travel […]

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Where to Travel in 2024

Peruse our top travel gems, cherry-picked from across the globe by the Pippa Rose Travel team. This year, our curated list of where to travel takes you from the royal palaces of Rajasthan, to the icy fjords of Patagonia, via the sensational sunsets of Santorini. So, buckle up and let’s embark on a globe-spanning journey […]

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Top 10 Winter Escapes

ESCAPE THE COLD. EMBRACE THE COLD. WHICHEVER; HERE’S HOW TO DO IT BEST…   Whether you want to turbo-boost your festive season with skidooing under the aurora-lit skies of Lapland, or top up your Vitamin D with sunshine and see-through seas in the Maldives, here are our top 10 destinations for a winter escape…   […]

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Top 10 Sizzling Summer Destinations for 2023

Is it summertime already? Spoiler alert – it is. However it’s never too late to book an escape or two. We have compiled a list of where’s HOT this year (both metaphorically and wowzer make sure you pack that factor 50)! From the sun-kissed beaches of the Turkish Riviera to the bucket list adventures of […]

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Dear Portugal, we still love you

There is life after lockdown! Especially in the Mediterranean, well Portugal to be more precise. The Portuguese are well and truly geared up to receive the tourism they so heavily rely on. I’ve always thought of Portugal as that undiscovered restaurant that you are hesitant to share with others incase it balloons in popularity. Personal […]

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Top 18 honeymoons, tailored to type

ROMANCE ISN’T DEAD. BOOKING YOUR OWN HONEYMOON IS.   A honeymoon – the trip poised and ready to beat all others. It’s the first jaunt as husband and wife and therefore we agree it should be pretty special… Let’s fast forward to at least a modicum of normality where travel has returned and quarantining and […]

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Grape Escapes: Portugal

Wine lovers rejoice! First in the series of Grape Escapes we will be exploring Portugal, aka the motherland of delightfully tasteful and inexpensive vinho. Have you ever wondered what makes the difference between a ‘Dao’ and a ‘Douro’? Or perhaps what exactly it is that gives ‘Vinho Verde’ it’s sparkle? There’s always time to find […]

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Top 5 books for Travelling to Africa

This week as we explore the wanderlust continent of Africa and with bank holiday weekend looming we thought we’d suggest another batch of virtual travel material…   Whether you’re seeking inspiration for a trip to Africa or want to venture there for an afternoon or two then download/order one of these books:   1. AFRICA: […]

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Virtual Travel

Virtual travel, travelling virtually, whatever you want to call it, the bottom line is we aren’t going anywhere at the moment. Sobs aside, we can certainly still plan for freer times and daydream about far flung destinations… Let’s travel virtually with our top pick of films and TV programs that transport you somewhere further than […]

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What’s NEWt in Somerset

Near the market towns of Bruton and Castle Cary a love affair between this exquisite working estate and Pippa Rose Lifestyle began… The Newt in Somerset is a quintessential escape to the countryside kind of place. Within acres of gardens and woodland sits Hadspen House which dates back to the 18th century, and was the […]

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Give the Gift of Travel

I’m one for leaving the for the obligatory Christmas shop until the 24th December, and before I get scrooge heckled at me – I simply enjoy everything else to do with Christmas aside from gift purchasing. Over the years it has meant friends and family have been treated to an assortment of questionable gift vouchers. […]

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October Half Term

Just when you thought you’d freed yourself of the younger family members post summer holidays – the milder evenings begin to draw in and the schools are eager to give the little blighters back to you for another educational interlude. However don’t fret as we have you covered for October half term, be it a […]

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Bank holiday Boltholes

Being just days away from our next batch of government-anointed time off and the last minute temptation to flee beyond the bank holiday bargains at Sainsburys… We thought we’d recommend some perfect boutique places for a three night stay. Domaine des Etangs Very few hotels in the world quite like this one. It is every […]

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September Sun

If like me you’ve had a rather hectic summer or aren’t quite ready for knit wear, then a dose of September sunshine is just what you need. Having based myself in Portugal for well over a year now, and yes call me biased, but the glorious home of custard tarts and silly Ronaldo haircuts is […]

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