IDEAL TRAVEL GUIDES

Just like you, we love to get out there and discover the world. To help inspire your next adventure, explore our travel guides and dream up your ideal getaway.

INSIDER’S GUIDE: WEST HAMPSTEAD

Ever heard a Londoner gush over West Hampstead and say how much they love it? Thought so. Ever wondered why? Co-founder Maks Kondratjuks of...

5 IDEAL REASONS TO FLY BUSINESS CLASS WITH TAP PORTUGAL

We used to think that business class was crazy and a waste of money, after all, we all end up in the same place....

10 IDEAL RESTAURANTS TO VISIT IN CLAPHAM/BATTERSEA LONDON

From budget to blowout and everything in between, Clapham and Battersea are a foodie’s paradise and sometimes the choice can be overwhelming, so we’ve...

10 IDEAL RESTAURANTS FOR A COMPETITIVE EATING CHALLENGE IN LONDON

  The world of competitive eating, where adversaries stuff their faces at high speed in the name of, more often than not, nothing more than...

4 IDEAL TIME-SAVING HACKS IDEAL FOR CITY DWELLERS

Living in a city can be incredible: you have everything you need right on your doorstep, and there's always something exciting around the corner,...

5 IDEAL REASONS TO RENT A HOUSE FOR A HEN PARTY

Planning a surprise trip away for the bride-to-be? Organising the hen night is one of the bridesmaid's most important pre-wedding tasks and can be...

4 IDEAL REASONS TO CHOOSE A STAYCATION OVER HOLIDAYS ABROAD

Brexit is looming. The hatches are being battened down, tinned goods hoarded and medicine stockpiled. With the news that we will no longer be able to...

HOTEL REVIEW: SHANGHAI MANSIONS BANGKOK – THE IDEAL HIDEAWAY HOTEL FOR...

One night in Bangkok. Sounds like the title of a dirty film doesn’t it? Well, it probably is. But it’s also what many people...

FROM SOLO TO YOLO: HOW TO ENJOY TRAVELLING BY YOURSELF

Sometimes, when it comes to life, love, friendship and everything in between, you just want to pack up and go somewhere for peace and...

5 IDEAL BEACHES IN GOA

Decked with beautiful palm fringed coastlines and exotic beaches where tranquility and serenity pervades, Goa is a beautiful place. Attracted by an alternative life...

HOTEL REVIEW – BAMBOO COTTAGES, PHU QUOC – THE IDEAL PLACE...

Eco-tourism is experiencing a vital, international surge in popularity but Vietnam, thus far, has been lagging behind. Huge resorts are pitching up all over...

THE IDEAL TRAVEL GUIDE TO BANGKOK: WHERE TO STAY IN THAILAND’S...

We love Bangkok. The mega metropolis is all things to all people, managing to be both sophisticated and rugged, and all things in between....

10 IDEAL INTERNATIONAL RESTAURANTS IN HANOI

It’s no secret that we here at IDEAL love pho. We’ve caused our fair share of debates in the pub decreeing it the best...

5 IDEAL LUXURY CRUISES AROUND THE WORLD

Taking to the seas with a world of luxury at your fingertips; only the preserve of rich oligarchs? Think again. Or maybe you think...

5 BEST BAKES IN FLORIDA TO TRY ON YOUR IDEAL TRIP...

No matter where you visit in Florida, you’re never far from a delicious snack. Indeed, The Sunshine State is home to some of the...