Escape Worldwide is a long haul travel agent based in the UK. We specialise in various destinations such as USA, Maldives, Thailand, Kenya, Tanzania and Cuba and many of the places we feature have been visited by us.
See https://www.escapeworldwide.co.uk for more info!
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The stunning Indian Ocean.....Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles and more! 😎🏖☀
The islands of the Indian Ocean are surprisingly varied,
ranging from cultural melting pots to dots on the horizon - it’s important to
pick the right one for you! The gorgeous islands of the Maldives are probably
the most beautiful beach destination we’ve ever been to - picture postcard
stuff, and then some! Each resort is an island in its own right, and as you
can't really get off your island it’s important to make sure that your resort
is ideal for you.
The Maldives is perfect for relaxation and gentle activity -
if it’s sightseeing and culture you’re after, you’re in the wrong place! Water based
activities are popular - if you want decent snorkelling and diving (it’s world-class
here) then look for an island with a house reef, or if you prefer to potter in
the shallows with a good book and a glass of sauvignon blanc (we’re definitely
the latter!) then you need an island with a lagoon. Some resorts come with hefty
price tags, so it’s important to get things right!
Beautiful Mauritius is a great option if you like to get
away from it all, but still with a few things to see and do outside of your
hotel - it’s a larger island with more to it than just beautiful beaches. We
love colourful Port Louis, the small capital which has great markets and a
local feel, and the nearby Pamplemousses Gardens are a must for anyone with an
interest in local flora. Combine Mauritius with the likes of Dubai or Cape Town
for something a little different.
The tiny islands of the Seychelles are spread over a vast
area, and are truly in the middle of nowhere. Tiny Mahe is the main island and
where most visitors head to, but for us a spot of island hopping is essential.
Take the ferry to nearby Praslin or a short flight to the likes of Silhouette
island or La Digue. It’s a very relaxed part of the world where the emphasis is
on the environment - All Inclusive hotels aren’t really found here to encourage
you to explore and use local restaurants.
We have some great holiday ideas to this amazing part of Thailand - http://www.escapeworldwide.co.uk/thailand/elephant_hills_khao_sok_national_park.html Escape Worldwide - Home of Long Haul Holidays http://www.escapeworldwide.co.uk
We ADORE South Africa ! It really has to be one of the most spectacular countries on the planet, with dramatic scenery at every turn - add in fabulous wildlife, great cities, a lovely climate (rarely too hot, rarely too cold) and some of the best food & wine (we’re easily swayed!) anywhere, and it’s easy to see why South Africa is one of our favourite places! All South Africa trips should take in CapeTown at some point - talk about an incredible city! The setting is stunning, with Table Mountain as its backdrop, plus there’s loads to see and do. We love the hop-on hop-off buses that will take you to all of the main sights, including the beaches of Camps Bay and the seals of Hout Bay. Be sure to head down to the Cape Peninsula – dramatic scenery, incredible flora & fauna, and all just a short drive form the city. South Africa is perfect for a Fly-Drive holiday , or we can also arrange an Escorted Tour, or just a few days in a couple of locations with transfers inclu
Cruises are amongst the most popular types of holidays at the moment, effortlessly taking you to different destinations throughout your trip - without the need to keep packing & unpacking! Settle in to your ship and wait for the world come to you, ideally with a good book and a gin & tonic. At Escape Worldwide we tend to focus on Cruise & Stay Holidays, with the cruise as part of your trip but with a whole load more included too. Invariably you’ve flown to your departure port, so rather than heading straight from the airport to the port we’ll include a few days to explore the destination - places such as Singapore , New Orleans, Cape Town, and Dubai deserve more time than just passing through. After you’ve disembarked we can take you on to another location to round off your trip - a beach resort, perhaps, or another city. Fly onwards from Singapore to Bali or Phuket , take a train from New Orleans to Memphis, pick up a rental car as you return to Cape Town and hea