Get deals delivered straight to your inbox

Simply Holiday Deals Blog

Category Archives: Holiday Ideas

Are you searching for holiday ideas for your next adventure? The team at Simply Holiday Deals loves to help inspire you with destination information, including tips on the best attractions, where to eat, stay and play, festivals and events and handy ideas for making your next trip the best one yet!


What Summer Destination is Right for You in 2017? The Results Are In

Here at Simply Holiday Deals we love finding out where our members can’t wait to go, on holidays. Our recent quiz posed the question: What Destination is Right for your 2017 Summer Holiday? We asked members what their perfect day looks like on holiday, whether beach or city spots are favoured, what types of accommodation […]

Travel in Our Members Footsteps with Popular April Instagram Pics!

Did you jet off to sunnier shores in April? Or take a break at home to enjoy the crisp air in the countryside? Either way, April brings lovely weather to many of our favourite places across the globe and our members have been out and about to explore. From Iceland’s incredible natural scenery to one […]

Top 10 Things to Do in Edinburgh [Infographic]

Posted by Jessica Morgan on 26/04/2017
Top 10 Things to Do in Edinburgh Featured Image

Visitors from across the globe come to Edinburgh for romantic weekends, hen or stag parties, organized activities, hiking, world-famous historical landmarks, vibrant nightlife experience, and more.    Pentland Hills Regional Park is the perfect place for the adventurer in you. Step into a pair of comfortable sneakers and get ready for mountain biking, hiking, skiing, […]

brighton-promenade

Brighton has it all. It’s a culturally diverse city, with interesting architecture, museums, sea, a pier, great shops, fantastic restaurants, cool bars and an eclectic mix of nightlife. It’s a mini London-by-the-sea, with a friendlier and more chilled atmosphere. Brighton is also a compact city, so almost everything is accessible on foot (and the odd […]

How to Spend a Romantic Holiday in Marrakech

Posted by Dakota Murphey on 24/04/2017
Seek out the souks

Located in North Africa, Morocco is a top tourist destination and a wonderful place for a romantic holiday. Each year, Morocco welcomes thousands of honeymooners, and the captivating city of Marrakech, with its sights, sounds, top rated cuisine and wonderful hotels and riads, is a recommended hot spot. Marrakech offers a wonderfully warm climate and a host of […]

See Why Brits Love Spain and Portugal Beaches [Slideshow]

When all you can think about is kicking your shoes off and feeling the sand in your toes, the beaches of Spain and Portugal beckon. Whether it’s long, golden stretches of untouched beauty or vibrant resorts for people-watching and a sunset sangria or two, holiday packages to our favourite countries, as an extra bonus, are […]

Looking for May Bank Holiday Events? What’s on in London

If you’re eagerly awaiting May Bank Holiday fun, London pulls out all the stops, for entertainment and events. Choose from live music venues, vibrant festivals, museum exhibitions and family-friendly activities. There’s still time to find a fantastic hotel deal and, with the whole city gearing up for summer, you’re sure to discover free things to do during […]

Planning a Summer City Break? Try These Top European Destinations [Slideshow]

Do you love mysterious cobblestone alleys, world-renowned shopping, exotic cuisine and incredible architecture? Put a European city break at the top of your summer holiday bucket list. During summer, the top destinations burst into life with festivals, entertainment and sunshine. Though it’s the height of tourist season, you’ll still find great-value travel deals and last minute holiday packages to get you there. […]

Koh Tao, Thailand

Thailand has quickly become one of the most visited destinations on the planet. An affordable oasis of islands, mountains, and palm trees, it has everything you could ever want for a relaxing and exciting holiday. Before you start planning your big getaway, you should know what islands to visit in Thailand. Here are the top […]

5 Places to Visit Around Western Ghats

Posted by Rohit Agarwal on 09/04/2017
Jog Falls

The world’s making unthinkable progress. Along with the several upsides, one of the major downsides in environmental degradation. And that is why everything being rightfully eco-friendly nowadays, including tourism. As such, the Western Ghats of India are one of those rare desirable tourist spots which combine beauty with ecological value. Branded a UNESCO World Heritage […]

Page 1 of 3912...10...Last »

Most Popular Holiday Ideas

Perhaps you want to discover all the things you can do for free in your holiday destination? Or, which festivals are coming up, so you can time your holiday appropriately. You've come to the right place at The Simply Holiday Deals blog! Here's a rundown of what you can expect each week.

Free Things To Do

Did you know that you can check out Luna Park, in Sydney, Australia, for free? How about a free visit to Marrakech's largest Mosque, the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris or a walking tour in Orlando? In many of the world's most popular travel destinations, there's an array of budget-friendly options, if you know all the right places to look.

We love to track down the best free options in cities and holiday destinations across the world, so you can make the most of your time with the least impact on your wallet. Our Free Things To Do lists will come in handy on every holiday, with something for everyone in your travel party.

Top 10 Lists

When you're researching a new destination, it's easy to become overwhelmed with the incredible array of options available for you to explore. Our Top 10 lists give you a rundown of the most popular attractions and all the 'must see' places, to make it easier for you to choose how to spend your time.

You'll discover where the most stunning beaches are for your island holidays, the top landmarks in historical cities, the best areas to eat and drink, the most vibrant nightlife districts, where to find fabulous shopping opportunities, family-friendly parks and activities and the places the locals love the most.

What Not To Do

Finding out 'what not to do' in certain destinations can be a humorous exploration of quirky traits native to an area, or a serious look at customs to adhere to and rules to follow in various countries. We'll let you know all the ins and outs of popular holiday spots and how to navigate the cultural, economical or sheer comical differences, while you're travelling.

Seasonal Information

For the latest in travel information, from airport news to changes to flight tax and which islands are the most popular each year, The Simply Holiday Deals blog has got you covered. Our travel experts are constantly on the lookout for the latest and greatest in travel news and as soon as we know, you will.

When you're looking for the best ski resorts in winter, the most popular new beach resorts in summer, gardens and forests in spring or the spectacular colours of autumn throughout the world, you can check the blog out for ideas and important travel updates.