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For a true Spanish or Italian experience on your holiday try these unique activities for a holiday to remember! Spain La Tomatina: the world's biggest tomato fight taking place on the last Wednesday of August in a picturesque town near Valencia. Tapas tours: those keen to taste genuine food and drink of Spanish and Catalan cuisine will enjoy a Tapas Tour and learn some recipes to try at home. Wine tasting: sample the great Spanish wines at the vineyards thems...

Can you guess where?     An unspoiled paradise and ecowonderland, this destination is for people who want to experience the beauty and diversity of the natural world. Imagine palmstrewn beaches and stunning cloud forests home to a bounty of creatures such as the iconic toucan, spider monkey and tree frog. If you’re looking for impressive landscapes, you’ll find volcanoes covered by lush rainforests to marvel at. Such natural wonders create a magi...

July competition: win a bottle of champagne! Everyone has somewhere new to experience on their bucket list, so this July we’re celebrating those destinations. Where are YOU planning to tick off next? Share the next place you want to visit on our facebook page for a chance to win a bottle of champagne! Enter our competition now at www.facebook.com/grovetravel Over 18's over. Closes 8th August 2016. Terms and conditions apply, read https://www.grovetravel.co.u...

  As far as trending goes everyone seems to agree Vietnam and Cambodia are two of the world’s most upcoming travel destinations, however most people say they don’t actually know what each country offers… so, what are Vietnam and Cambodia really like? I'm Rosie, Grove Travel's Marketing Assistant, and I had the fantastic opportunity this June to join Insider Journeys on an amazing 12 day guided tour to find out for myself! Which city has best street fo...

Everyone is talking about Croatia, so I decided to see for myself by having a week’s holiday in Podstrana. Part of the greater Split area yet very different, Podstrana is a low key beach resort around 7km South East of the city centre. With historic buildings and medieval churches, the main attraction of Podstrana though is its beautiful beaches dotted with pine trees. The resort makes a good alternative to Split city centre, particularly if you are looking to combi...

  Why visit the Algarve? Our Marketing Assistant Rosie has just come back from 7 days in Lagos with her family this May. See her highlights of the traditional town of Lagos and the Algarve coastline below!   1. Huge expanse of coastline The Algarve enjoys a wide coastline with endless scenic cliffs and hidden grotto's. Take a traditional Schooner boat trip in Lagos and transfer to a dingy to see "The Cathedral", an impressive cavernous gro...

Are you looking for that extra special cruise with a loved one or great value for money perhaps? These choices from some of the world’s top cruise lines could suit what you’re looking for… Are you looking for a little romance aboard your cruise line? Then, Princess Cruises could be the choice for you. It owned the original “Love Boat” and still clings to the notion that cruising is the ultimate in romance and often helps you celebrate those “special” occasion...

Many of us soon will be enjoying lots of chocolate eggs and other goodies for Easter, but did you know today is the first day of Holy Week in Spain? In the week leading up to the Easter Weekend, many towns and cities in the country will be celebrating Holy Week, or Semanta Santa, by holding a large religious procession with people carrying huge floats though the streets by hand! With people dressed in ornate robes and artwork that can date back as far as the 17th Century it ...

Check out our holiday-makers review of the luxury Elounda Bay Palace in Crete for a relaxing Summer or Autumn break. The sophisticated Elounda Bay Palace in North-East Crete, lies among 20 acres of beautiful bougainvillaea-scented gardens on the beach. A member of 'The Leading Hotels of the World', this hotel boasts panoramic views over the island, where sheltered sandy beaches contrast with crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea. Holiday, October 2015- "We LOVED t...

Looking forward to an family friendly summer escape but worried about school holiday availability? Turn to Greece and her islands for some of the best choices for family trips. From 7 relaxing days in a quaint villa overlooking the sandy beach in west Corfu, to a fun filled activity holiday with free water sports in northern Greece. All our trips can be booked exactly as shown below and many can be tailored to your family's exact likes and dislikes - the choice is yours t...