Beach break ideas

Looking for beach break ideas? Beach breaks are ideal for when you need to relax and rejuvenate. Here you’ll find travel tips, handy advice and destination ideas for the perfect beach breaks.

Sri Lanka photoblog – Sri Lanka honeymoon in pictures
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Sri Lanka photoblog – Sri Lanka honeymoon in pictures

Last month, Lonely Planet ranked Sri Lanka as the top country for travel for 2019. We honeymooned in Sri Lanka back in 2014 and it’s honestly the most beautiful place I’ve ever seen, so I’d very loudly second Lonely Planet on that suggestion! I put together this photoblog of Sri…

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Aruba: my perfect romantic getaway
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Aruba: my perfect romantic getaway

Usually it’s all about cities for me (else this blog would have been called This Beach Life…wait, that’s not such a bad idea!) But every now and then I love to run away to the ocean, which is why I’ve created a new category on this blog – Escape to…

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Maldives photoblog – Maldives honeymoon in pictures
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Maldives photoblog – Maldives honeymoon in pictures

I never thought I’d get to the Maldives, so when we were bouncing honeymoon ideas around with the travel agent and it came up, we both immediately said yes. I mean, when else would we do it? It’s a honeymoon destination and a half, so we weren’t going to pass…

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Aruba honeymoon guide
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Aruba honeymoon guide

The first time I heard about Aruba was on Friends, when Rachel explained she was supposed to be on her honeymoon but instead was sitting in Monica’s kitchen, still wearing her wedding dress. I had no idea it was in the Caribbean, neither did I know it was a popular…

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A romantic break in Portugal at Casa da Olga in Praia das Maçãs
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A romantic break in Portugal at Casa da Olga in …

A sweet self-catering cottage in the heart of Praia das Maçãs, Casa da Olga is perfect for a romantic break in Portugal. Housing one double bedroom, a lounge/kitchen and bathroom with shower, the cottage is in the ideal place to stay for a couple’s break on the Portuguese coast. Being…

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Kos hotels – there’s no contest thanks to the 5* Diamond Deluxe
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Kos hotels – there’s no contest thanks to the 5* Diamond …

When deciding on a place to stay for our friends’ wedding on the beautiful island of Kos, we realised there were so many Kos hotels to choose from. They all promise luxury, great locations and relaxing atmospheres – but only one came out on top for our requirements. The 5*…

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