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5 Reasons To Book Your Next Summer Holiday at an Ikos Resort

5 Reasons To Book Your Next Summer Holiday at an Ikos Resort

Published: 30 August 2017

We’re back from our second holiday at the luxury All Inclusive resort Ikos Olivia in Greece. So good, that I’m already planning our return in 2018 … Here’s why.

Horse riding in the Algarve

Horse riding in the Algarve

Published: 3 October 2016

We recommend Pinetrees Riding Centre as our resident horse-rider, Lydia, has ridden here a number of times and had a wonderful time every time!

Bev Gibbons set up Pinetrees Riding Centre in 1985 on her family estate. Since then she has established an enviable reputation for offering wonderful hacks through the incredible local countryside as well as providing expert tuition to all levels. She has a selection of ponies available as well as some stunning Lusitanos. 

Fantastic Offers to the Algarve in Portugal this October

Fantastic Offers to the Algarve in Portugal this October

Published: 30 September 2016

We are delighted to present details of exceptional offers to one of our favourite resorts on the Algarve this October 2016.

Muddy Stilettos have the lowdown on last minute breaks this summer

Muddy Stilettos have the lowdown on last minute breaks this summer

Published: 14 September 2016

If you haven't already heard of the terrific online blog and boutique MuddyStilettos, you should check them out! Set up and run by whizzy founder, Hero, an ex national journalist who relocated from London to the countryside, this 'urban guide to the countryside' is packed full of interesting tips, gift ideas, restaurant/pub reviews and a whole assortment of useful info. They contacted us recently for some top tips for last minute holidays and we were happy to oblige....

Beautiful Croatia Beckons

Beautiful Croatia Beckons

Published: 28 July 2016

Are you stuck in a holiday rut? Why not consider stunningly beautiful Croatia? Perhaps it's already on your holiday wishlist, but just hasn't yet reached the top. Let's give this less well known holiday destination a well-desereved boost. 

Sarah Gummer, Feelgood Holidays' Senior Consultant, recently visited the Dalmation Coast and returned smitten by what it has to offer.

Here are her top tips for a holiday you'll always remember for all the right reasons...

Luxury living at NEW Ocean Suites at Pine Cliffs, Algarve

Luxury living at NEW Ocean Suites at Pine Cliffs, Algarve

Published: 25 April 2016

INDULGE IN PREMIUM RESORT LIVING at Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, Algarve, Portugal, a Luxury Collection Resort, opening June 26th, 2016. 

OUR OFFER: book before 11th May 2016 and your family will receive a complimentary upgrade to Half Board when staying between 26 June and 31 October 2016 in either an Ocean Suite (Studio) or a 1 bedroom Ocean Suite. 

Sarah's Algarve Trip: tips and ideas to maximise your enjoyment

Sarah's Algarve Trip: tips and ideas to maximise your enjoyment

Published: 19 April 2016

I have just returned from my first trip to the Algarve where I went to recce three hotels and see what appeal this sunny stretch of coastline holds for so many people. Being a parent and compulsive researcher when it comes to the quest for the perfect family holiday, I set off to Portugal (partner/chauffeur in tow) with a sense of curiosity and intrigue as to what I’d make of it.

Save time and money

Published: 18 January 2016

On average, the British public spend over 16 hours researching a 1 week holiday. Here's how to avoid it and save the most precious commodity of modern times. 

Travel Insurance - Is yours worth the paper it is written on?

Travel Insurance - Is yours worth the paper it is written on?

Published: 27 November 2014

Is your travel insurance policy going to cover you when the weather closes in! Travel Insurance policies have come under scrutiny recently, and for good reason...

The Top 5 Things You Must See and Do in Cambodia

The Top 5 Things You Must See and Do in Cambodia

Published: 24 September 2014

For those who travel to Cambodia, there are a wealth of amazing activities and sights to ensure the holiday is one to remember. Here are the top five things to see and do when you holiday in Cambodia.

Why take an Autumn or Winter Break in Thailand?

Why take an Autumn or Winter Break in Thailand?

Published: 17 September 2014

Thailand is the ideal destination for your autumn or winter getaway for several reasons, not least because two of the country's finest luxury resorts are holding special offers.

The Best Destinations for a Group Holiday

The Best Destinations for a Group Holiday

Published: 10 September 2014

One of the big challenges in planning any holiday is choosing a destination, and when multiple people are involved this problem is often compounded. Check out our guide to some of the best group touring holiday destinations.

Essential Group Travel Planning Tips

Essential Group Travel Planning Tips

Published: 3 September 2014

Group travel can make for some of the best and most memorable holidays you will ever have. Unfortunately, in the planning stages, group holidays often don't look quite so wonderful. Here is our guide to planning a group holiday...

Latest Special Offers - Cambodia and Thailand

Latest Special Offers - Cambodia and Thailand

Published: 1 September 2014

Feel Good Holidays have some fantastic special offers at resorts in Cambodia and Thailand. Find Out More...

The Tourist's Guide to Italian Wine

The Tourist's Guide to Italian Wine

Published: 28 August 2014

When visiting Italy, there are few better things to do than to experience the country's winemaking heritage for yourself. In our latest blog we look at the most popular wine regions, and what you can expect from each.

Vote for us and you could win a luxury holiday!

Vote for us and you could win a luxury holiday!

Published: 28 August 2014

Vote for Feel Good Holidays or our sister site Savile Row Travel in the 2014 Telegraph Travel Awards and you could win one of 40 luxury holidays!

The Telegraph Travel Awards are one of the most prestigious and trusted awards in the travel industry, aimed at discerning and experienced travellers throughout the UK.

Italy: The Must-See Sights

Italy: The Must-See Sights

Published: 21 August 2014

Combined with a long and glorious history Italy is one of the most packed sightseeing destinations in Europe. This fascinating country offers plenty to see, do and experience.

Spotlight on L'Albereta, Lombardy

Spotlight on L'Albereta, Lombardy

Published: 14 August 2014

This five-star hotel lies nestled in the breathtaking beauty of Lombary's countryside. The gentle hills which surround L'Albereta also play home to lush vineyards producing grapes for some of the finest wines around. Find out more about this stunning resort.

The Feel Good Guide to Tuscany

The Feel Good Guide to Tuscany

Published: 7 August 2014

The stunning Italian region of Tuscany is extremely popular with all kinds of tourists. In our latest blog we look in more detail at the numerous reasion to visit Tuscany, and what it has to offer...

10 of the Best Luxury Spa Resorts Around the World

10 of the Best Luxury Spa Resorts Around the World

Published: 28 July 2014

Everyone loves a good Spa, the chance to relax and unwind - but to choose the right luxury resort which also has an amazing Spa can be tricky... So in our latest blog, we look at 10 of the best luxury spa resorts around the world!

Honeymoons with a twist: How to break with tradition!

Honeymoons with a twist: How to break with tradition!

Published: 21 July 2014

If a traditional honeymoon isn't your cup of tea - why not break with tradition and consider one the growing trends in unconventional honeymoons, such as a Minimoon, Multimoon or a Buddymoon?

The Landings Resort - St Lucia

The Landings Resort - St Lucia

Published: 14 July 2014

The Landings is an exceptional resort in St Lucia, which is in turn one of the finest islands in the Caribbean. With 90 rooms and suites of various types and sizes, it caters to a wide range of different luxury holidaymakers and has an awful lot to reward those who choose to visit.

Why is the Caribbean such a popular holiday destination?

Why is the Caribbean such a popular holiday destination?

Published: 7 July 2014

The Caribbean has become almost synonymous with the idea of a luxury beach holiday. Certainly it is one of the first parts of the world to spring to mind when thinking of luxury destinations. But why is the area so very popular?

Why visit Malaysia?

Why visit Malaysia?

Published: 24 June 2014

Malaysia is a country that caters for holiday makers of every type, for example honeymooners, families and group travellers, as it has a wide variety on offer. It is known as one of the best places in the world for a luxury holiday and is visited all year round as the Malay peninsula has high seasons at different times of year.

Why Choose Vietnam for Your Next Holiday?

Why Choose Vietnam for Your Next Holiday?

Published: 18 June 2014

Vietnam is a wonderful yet frequently underappreciated holiday destination. The country is especially notable for its spectacular, unspoilt natural scenery and for some of the most wonderful coasts and beaches in Asia.

Experience Sri Lanka at the Fortress Resort and Spa

Experience Sri Lanka at the Fortress Resort and Spa

Published: 13 June 2014

Sri Lanka is a wonderful country with a fascinating culture, and visitors are in for an unforgettable experience. Without a doubt, one of the finest luxury resorts to stay at when visiting the country is The Fortress Resort and Spa...

Getting the most out of Asia - Things you must see and do!

Getting the most out of Asia - Things you must see and do!

Published: 9 June 2014

Asia is a very vibrant and diverse continent, with a large variety of amazing sights, things to do and places to discover. With sights such as the Great Wall of China, it is understandable as to why millions of visitors are attracted to Asia every year.

Reasons to Take a Beach Holiday in the Caribbean

Reasons to Take a Beach Holiday in the Caribbean

Published: 27 May 2014

Relaxing by the sea is one of the best ways to unwind and recuperate during a getaway and without a doubt, the Caribbean is one of the single most well-loved destinations for a beach holiday.

The Best Beach Holiday Destinations

The Best Beach Holiday Destinations

Published: 13 May 2014

Beaches are widely recognised as a key factor in choosing the perfect holiday destination. But with so many destinations around the world that are famous for their beaches, it is hard to know where to start - in our latest blog we look at the very best beach holiday desinations...

Grande Real Santa Eulalia Resort & Hotel Spa - The Algarve

Grande Real Santa Eulalia Resort & Hotel Spa - The Algarve

Published: 6 May 2014

The Algarve is well-known as a destination for great beach holidays, and all in all the Grande Real Santa Eulalia Resort & Hotel Spa is one of its true gems. Find out more about this fantastic beach resort...

Parents  - We’re on your side!!!

Parents - We’re on your side!!!

Published: 25 April 2014

The UK Government‘s new law, making it very difficult to take children out of school in order to go on holiday during term time, may be a bit of an annoyance. However, fear not because Feel Good Holidays have got it covered...

Top Tips for Making the Most of Touring and Exploring Holidays

Top Tips for Making the Most of Touring and Exploring Holidays

Published: 23 April 2014

Touring and exploring holidays are a great way to make the most of your destination and ensure that you see all the essential sites. We've put together our Top Tips for making the most of the Touring and Exploring opportunities on your next trip.

Soneva Fushi Resort: Putting the Maldives on the Map

Soneva Fushi Resort: Putting the Maldives on the Map

Published: 16 April 2014

The Maldives are widely recognised as a highlight of world tourism, but the region has its own highlights, and one of these is undoubtedly the luxury resort of Soneva Fushi. We look at why this incredible resort helped put the Maldives on the Map.

A Quick Guide to Private Island Holidays

A Quick Guide to Private Island Holidays

Published: 9 April 2014

With Private Island getaways to the Maldives and the Caribbean becoming increasingly popular among those with an interest in Luxury Travel, our quick guide looks at what to consider when thinking about a Private Island Holiday.

The Feel Good Guide to the Maldives

The Feel Good Guide to the Maldives

Published: 2 April 2014

The Maldives are considered some of the most beautiful islands of their kind in existence. Surrounded by the warm Indian Ocean it is one of the most popular and sought after holiday destinations on Earth - here's why...

Why Portugal is Great for Families

Why Portugal is Great for Families

Published: 25 March 2014

Choosing a family holiday destination that will appeal to adults and children can be difficult. For a number of reasons, Portugal is definitely worth considering as a family holiday destination that is will be sure to appeal to all ages.

Top Family Holiday Destination Ideas for 2014

Top Family Holiday Destination Ideas for 2014

Published: 18 March 2014

Many families find that taking a holiday together is always a fun and rewarding experience, but if you find you're spoilt for choice and struggling to narrow down the options, why not check out our top three family holiday destinations for 2014.

Sani Resort, Greece : Perfect for Families

Sani Resort, Greece : Perfect for Families

Published: 11 March 2014

Sani is a luxury resort offering five star accommodation in Halkidiki, Greece. It is a great holiday destination for a number of reasons, but what many people don't realise is that its appeal goes far beyond the combination of sun, sea  and sightseeing that is standard for Greek luxury resorts.

Top Tips to Keep the Children Entertained on Holiday

Top Tips to Keep the Children Entertained on Holiday

Published: 7 March 2014

Family holidays are a wonderful thing, but sometimes it can be difficult to keep children entertained. We look at top tips and some great ideas for keeping every member of the family entertained throughout your holiday.

Romantic breaks at The Sarojin, Khao Lak

Romantic breaks at The Sarojin, Khao Lak

Published: 24 February 2014

With February being the month of love, many couples like to plan a get away to spend some quality time together. As far as romantic destinations go, the small Thai resort of Khao Lak is up there with the best of them.

Ideas for the Perfect Proposal on Holiday

Ideas for the Perfect Proposal on Holiday

Published: 17 February 2014

We look at what to consider when proposing on Holiday. Luxury couples holidays around the world are a fantastic way to make your proposal truly unforgettable. By the same token, a proposal is a great way to make a wonderful holiday even better.

Romance in the Maldives – The ideal location for lovers

Romance in the Maldives – The ideal location for lovers

Published: 14 February 2014

With Valentine's Day love in the air, the Maldives might well be the place to make your dreams come true. Warm sunshine, sapphire waters and golden sands are in abundance in this sensationally stunning part of the world.

Tips for Making a Holiday More Romantic

Tips for Making a Holiday More Romantic

Published: 11 February 2014

A romantic holiday is one of the most relaxing and enjoyable experiences a couple can have. Its a perfect way to spend quality time together and re-discover that lost magic. We look at the top 6 Tips for making your holiday more romantic.

Lesser-Known Skiing Destinations Around the World

Lesser-Known Skiing Destinations Around the World

Published: 31 January 2014

Certain ski resorts and regions are well-known to every serious skier and renowned for the quality of the skiing experience they provide. However, there are some truly wonderful destinations that are not so well-known as the standard locations such as France and Switzerland.

Tyax Wilderness Resort: A Heli-skiers Dream?

Tyax Wilderness Resort: A Heli-skiers Dream?

Published: 29 January 2014

In recent years heli-skiing has, appropriately enough, taken off. If you don't know what heli-skiing is, it's a way to ski off-track using a helicopter to bypass the lack of lifts. Most people who have tried heli-skiing agree that it's every bit as exciting as it sounds.

How to Choose the Right Holiday

How to Choose the Right Holiday

Published: 24 January 2014

A holiday is always something to look forward to, but planning the it can be much less fun. In particular, it is often difficult to make the very first decisions; where should you go and what should you do? We look at a few things to consider when selecting your next Holiday destination. 

Niseko -

Niseko - "The St. Moritz of Japan"

Published: 20 January 2014

If you were asked to picture the best countries around the world to visit on a skiing holiday, the chances are Japan would not turn up on the list. However, you may have heard of one Japanese resort that seems to earn nothing but praise from visitors from around the world. Niseko, on Japan's most Northerly island Hokkaido, has become something of a sensation with serious skiers everywhere.

Why Holiday in Asia?

Why Holiday in Asia?

Published: 17 July 2013

We are often asked this question and the answers are so many and varied that by the time you have been through all the advantages Asia has over any other continent in the world, you could write a novel on the subject.

The importance of a Great Hotel!

The importance of a Great Hotel!

Published: 24 April 2013

While recently staying at an hotel in Thailand, having stayed in a few that week, I began to ponder what the hotel industry is all about and what is an hotel exactly?

Tailor Made - Its the way to go!

Tailor Made - Its the way to go!

Published: 11 April 2013

As if we weren't already blessed with reasons to go to Asia, having your very own tour tailored for you as individuals or a party of people, is really the way to travel...

Forts & Palaces of Rajasthan

Forts & Palaces of Rajasthan

Published: 24 February 2013

Explore the kingdom of Rajasthan staying in equisite hertiage properties, Forts and Palaces lovingly restored by the families who have occupied them for centuries.

Amazing Rajasthan

Amazing Rajasthan

Published: 4 February 2013

Aside to these amazing cathedrals of history, with stunning scenery, culture and wildlife to boot, Rajasthan really packs a punch in terms of unrivalled experience in a relatively short space of time.

Asia on the up!

Asia on the up!

Published: 13 January 2013

While there is still uncertainty in parts of North Africa, Asia continues to provide a safe haven for foreign tourists.

Indian Wildlife Ban Lifted

Indian Wildlife Ban Lifted

Published: 18 October 2012

India - Supreme High Court lifts ban on visiting Tiger and other nature reserves.