The archipelago of the Seychelles consists of 115 islands in total. These islands are categorised into two distinct groups: the Inner Islands and the Outer Islands. We’ve compiled a list of our top islands for you to explore in this t...Read More »
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Thanks to the hunting habits and extravagances of the English royals, London is today blessed with vast parks which double up as green lungs for this bustling city. ...Read More »
The perfect time to travel to paradise. Explore this island treasure....Read More »
South America invites visitors to explore this continent of natural splendour – showcasing the likes of - breathtaking valleys, volcanoes, forests, and glaciers....Read More »
From 11 November 2017 to 07 January 2018, Disneyland Paris will be transformed to celebrate the arrival of Christmas,...Read More »
Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix...Read More »
The much-awaited opening of the iconic Louvre Abu Dhabi has been set for November 11....Read More »
Inspired by the growing enthusiasm for trail running among Mauritians and foreigners alike...Read More »
When Pirates of the Caribbean re-opens at Disneyland Paris on 24 July 2017, guests will discover new surprises as well as a band of new buccaneers....Read More »
Whenever you think of a tropical paradise, a vision of scattered islands like the Maldives come to mind....Read More »
Thailand is a popular destination amongst South Africans. Here are just some of the reasons why we at Thompsons love The Land of Smiles so much!...Read More »
Each nationality has some pretty incredible quirks, and South Africa is no exception! Here are some of our favourite (and very prominent) traits that present themselves when South Africans travel......Read More »
There's surprisingly a lot that you might not know about this incredible country!...Read More »
When being invited to travel, I'll be the first to admit that staying local isn't necessarily my first choice. Having said that, my recent trip to the Karoo completely changed my outlook on domestic travel!...Read More »
Little is known about Singapore other than the fact that it’s regarded as a quick layover to go forth on to your final destination......Read More »
What’s not to love about France? With its culture, its passion and its beauty, it’s true that France is on almost everyone’s bucket list. But, for us, South Africans, travelling to France also means a long and expensive pl...Read More »
Thompsons Holidays hosted an eventful golf day for their clients and suppliers on the Randpark Golf Club on 8 September. All 18 holes were sponsored by prestigious suppliers with teams on hand to encourage the players and keep them h...Read More »
We live in a beautiful country with diverse regions that range from semi-desert to lush tropical forests, from wide beaches and warm oceans to world famous game parks with an abundance of wildlife. South Africa has often been aptly describe...Read More »
The spectacular Seychelles islands are like a string of 115 perfect pearls sprinkled across the azure waters of the warm, inviting Indian Ocean. ...Read More »
In 2016 Tourism Month will be celebrated in Parys and surrounding areas of the Free State. Parys, on the northern border of the Free State is a charming old town dating back to 1876 which was established as a supply centre for far...Read More »
The situation is normal in Bangkok and the rest of Thailand as everyday life continues despite the recent explosions in some of the country’s southern provinces. Thailand’s cities and tourist attractions are reportedly as busy a...Read More »
The allure of Africa’s Big Five draws thousands of tourists to Africa hoping to witness a lion kill, see a leopard lazing in the broad branches of a tree or watching a herd of elephants trampling their way through the African bush.
Ha...Read More »
Rio de Janeiro is without doubt the best known city in South America and this fame makes it a magnet for visitors to the continent.
The iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer on Mount Corcovado, wide beaches filled with tanned beauties, a mou...Read More »
Mention the word Thailand and almost immediately the conversation turns to Phuket – even by those who have not yet visited Thailand.
No doubt their friends have been there.
But Thailand is not just Phuket....Read More »