Islands & Beaches

Sri Lanka is home to an array of dreamy hideaways, like Wild Coast Tented Lodge Yala

Capturing the world's attention in 2018, Sri Lanka has it all. Whether you're after adventure, ancient sites, sumptuous stays, wildlife-spotting experiences, surfing or romantic dining experiences, this sensational island off the coast of India has something for you. Planning a post-wedding getaway or a loved-up escape? We've found some amazing reasons for you to fall in love with Sri Lanka.

Bora Bora is a go-to for a reason

The islands of the South Pacific are a much-loved holiday destination for couples and it's no wonder why. Turquoise waters, friendly hospitality, fresh fare and opulent accommodation – it's all part of the allure of a romantic escape in this tropical paradise. To get you inspired for your own once-in-a-lifetime getaway, we've put together five of the best South Pacific destinations. And boy, they are all beauties...

For an ultra-luxe experience, visit Fiji's Castaway Resort

From getting your glamp on in an eco retreat to kayaking to your own romantic picnic, and even volunteering on local community projects, the South Pacific is brimming with cool adventures for couples. We've scoured the region to find the most exciting activities for your itinerary...

Pull up a chair at one of Samui's top dining spots

One of the best parts of a romantic getaway is discovering a destination's foodie gems. Headed for Thailand's dreamy Koh Samui? Pull up a chair at one of these top spots for a sensational escape...

Koh Phayam

Like many travellers, I first fell for Thailand on a gap year. Backpacking between Phuket, Koh Samui and Koh Phi-Phi, I was bewitched by the postcard-perfect beaches (we still sent postcards back then), delicious, fiery cuisine and friendly, laid-back vibes. Nostalgic memories have inspired my wife and me to return to the ‘Land of Smiles’ for another island-hopping adventure.


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