Charlotte Houldsworth


By Charlotte H
On: 13th January, 2020

Head Over Heels For Puglia...

  • Puglia

Located on the heel of Italy's boot, Puglia is the hotspot for a romantic getaway and for good reason. The region is bursting with history, art and excellent food - a perfect recipe for romance. On a tranquil trip for two, our Italy expert, Francesca, discovered that traveling with her…


By Charlotte H
On: 16th December, 2019

Wellness in the Dolomites and Italian Lakes

  • Italy
  • The Dolomites

There's no denying that wellness is having a moment and in travel, people are increasingly seeking out holidays with a healthy twist. Whilst meandering through the limestone peaks of the Dolomites and coasting along the shores of Lake Garda and Lake Como, our Italy expert, Charlotte,…

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By Charlotte H
On: 6th December, 2019

A Fabulous Foodie Trip to Stockholm

  • Stockholm
  • Sweden

Sweden is known for a lot of things: excellent design, an unfairly tall and attractive population, ABBA and… food. On a recent foodie trip to Stockholm, our Sweden expert, Ella, fell head over heels for their incredible food culture and returned convinced that despite its small size, you'd…


By Charlotte H
On: 7th October, 2019

Spring Break? You 'Cannes' Count on the Cote D’Azur!

France's sensational south coast is home to both the glamorous playgrounds of St. Tropez and Cannes and the authentic hilltop villages of Eze and Haut-de-Cagnes. While I was whizzing along the French Riviera in May, it struck me as a perfect time to visit. Here's why...


By Charlotte H
On: 13th September, 2019

A Rugged Road-Trip Through Montenegro and Croatia

  • Montenegro
  • Croatia

With European travel becoming increasingly easy (meaning more destinations to tick off every year), why not put the beautifully scenic Balkans at the top of your list for your next venture with Original Travel? Mountainous, medieval and immensely stunning, Montenegro and Croatia make for the…


By Charlotte H
On: 4th February, 2019

Four Reasons Why Swedish Lapland Should be Your Next Vacation

  • Swedish Lapland

Arriving in Swedish Lapland in early January, I stepped off the plane to a "warm" -10˚C (as described by a local)… this is a land of snowy wilderness, where there are more reindeer than people, allowing travellers to immerse themselves in nature in its purest form and escape the chaos of…