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Ode to Costa Blanca

Ode to Costa Blanca

Here at Villa Plus we’re passionate about everything we do. Rachel, from our Costa Blanca team, is multi-talented and has written us a poem ...

Healthy Happy Villas

Healthy Happy Villas

Do you let your hair down on holiday or do you prefer to pace yourself? Villa Plus looks at how wild we go when we get away from it all. What do you ...

Come dine with me in Corfu

Come dine with me in Corfu

Feeling peckish? This week Susie, our Product Performance Manager, discusses Greek Cuisine in Corfu.  As a self confessed foodie, I always enjoy ...

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year, New You? As we look ahead to 2019 we’ve asked some of the Villa Plus team what their 2019 resolutions are. Nick Cooper – ...

Hilarious Villa Plus holiday complaints and  requests

Hilarious Villa Plus holiday complaints and requests

We’re dedicated to making sure our customers have a fantastic time on holiday, so it’s no surprise that some unusual requests and ...

Taking Children Out of School for a Holiday

Taking Children Out of School for a Holiday

Term Time Have you ever been tempted to take the kids out of school to take them on the trip of a lifetime? Perhaps work commitments get in the way, ...

Recipe for Lamb Peka, and why it is perfect to cook on a self-catering holiday to Croatia

Recipe for Lamb Peka, and why it is perfect to cook on a self-catering holiday to Croatia

Self-catering accommodation is an ideal way to save money on food, but this doesn’t mean you have to miss out on local flavours or luxurious dining ...

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with Kinloch Lodge Cookery School

Portugal’s cuisine draws in both Atlantic and Mediterranean influences, stewing them together into flavours renowned worldwide. As part of our Eat ...

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with ESFW

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with ESFW

We’re all about exploring foreign countries and indulging in worldly cuisines. There’s no better way to get to know a destination than through ...

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with Billingsgate Seafood Training School

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with Billingsgate Seafood Training School

Portugal and fine cuisine go hand in hand. When you’re visiting sun-kissed regions like the Algarve, you’re immediately struck by the range of ...

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with The Bertinet Kitchen Cookery School

Eat Like a Local in Portugal with The Bertinet Kitchen Cookery School

Portugal isn’t just golden sands and stunning Algarve coastlines – it’s also home to heavenly cuisine renowned across the globe. We’re all ...

Eat Like a Local in Spain with Fat Hen Cookery School

Eat Like a Local in Spain with Fat Hen Cookery School

Spanish food is sublime. We love it so much, in fact, that we’ve dedicated our latest project to learning how to really Eat Like a Local in Spain. ...

Eat Like a Local in Spain with The Foodworks Cookery School

Eat Like a Local in Spain with The Foodworks Cookery School

Located in the heart of the Cotswolds, Foodworks Cookery School is a high-end school running both day and evening courses. The building it’s housed ...

Eat Like a Local with Seasoned Courses Cookery School

Here at Villa Plus, we love Spanish food. The various scents and tastes which are now synonymous with the country’s cuisine are renowned worldwide ...

Eat Like a Local in Spain with Claremont Farm

Eat Like a Local in Spain with Claremont Farm

As part of our Eat Like a Local series, we’ve been speaking to some of the UK’s best cookery schools and finding out just what makes Spanish food ...

Eat Like a Local in Spain with Ashburton Cookery School

Eat Like a Local in Spain with Ashburton Cookery School

Spanish food is world famous. It draws in hundreds upon thousands of holidaymakers every year, each one in search of local dishes made to delight. ...

Three places to stay in Puglia, Italy: the insider’s guide

Three places to stay in Puglia, Italy: the insider’s guide

Italy’s Puglia region is occasionally overshadowed by Tuscany and Campania, but with its gorgeous buildings, beautiful coastlines, fine cuisine and ...

Portugal: mountain biking routes for adventurous holiday makers

Portugal: mountain biking routes for adventurous holiday makers

Sun, sea, sand, and a whole new world of culture and cuisine – Portugal certainly has a lot going for it. Many people dream of jetting off to the ...

5 of the best Greek islands to holiday

5 of the best Greek islands to holiday

Greece’s charms span across the mainland and its many archipelagos. So much so, it’s often hard to pick which are the best Greek islands to ...

Cyprus cycling routes: best routes for villa holidaymakers

Cyprus cycling routes: best routes for villa holidaymakers

If you’re wanting an active getaway complete with sun, sea and stunning sights, then you can’t go wrong with Cyprus. Alongside this Mediterranean ...

Costa Blanca vs Costa del Sol: which holiday is for me?

Costa Blanca vs Costa del Sol: which holiday is for me?

Many people consider the coastal resort regions of Spain to be largely interchangeable. But, while these areas usually all boast sun, sea and sand, ...

3 romantic destinations in Spain for a secluded getaway

3 romantic destinations in Spain for a secluded getaway

If you’re planning a honeymoon, or even just an intimate getaway away with your other half, you’ll probably already know that there are plenty of ...

Crete – beautiful beaches for a self-catering holiday

Crete – beautiful beaches for a self-catering holiday

Crete is a Greek island made for lazing summer days away on. It doesn’t get much better than the stunning coastline surrounding Chania, or the ...

Baby-friendly villa holidays: everything you need to know

Baby-friendly villa holidays: everything you need to know

If you’re a parent going on a villa holiday with infant children, you’re in for a treat. Swimming pools, beaches and all the other attractions on ...

Activity holidays in Canary Islands for villa lovers

Activity holidays in Canary Islands for villa lovers

The Canary Islands are simply filled with excitement and adventure. Located off Africa’s north-western coast, this Spanish archipelago packs in ...

Best Mediterranean places to visit for cycling holidays

Best Mediterranean places to visit for cycling holidays

There’s something idyllic about cycling along a clifftop track while the sea gently crashes beneath you. Apart from that and the whizz of your ...

How to Eat like a Local in Puglia

How to Eat like a Local in Puglia

Travelling to foreign countries opens so many doors. You can experience exotic climates, uncover cultural attractions and – perhaps most ...

Good snorkelling holidays for villa-loving travellers

Good snorkelling holidays for villa-loving travellers

Holiday rentals provide the perfect basecamp for snorkelling getaways. Hiring a villa gives you the freedom to prepare your own packed lunches and ...

How to Eat Like A Local in Zante

How to Eat Like A Local in Zante

People travel for many reasons – exotic beaches, new cultures and luscious scenery being but a few of them. There’s one reason that pops up ...

Culture in Cyprus and how to bring it home to your villa

Culture in Cyprus and how to bring it home to your villa

As the third largest island in the Mediterranean, Cyprus is poised with plenty of idyllic sunspots and a rich and insightful past. Scenery and ...

Walking holidays in Lanzarote – spectacular routes for villa holidays

Walking holidays in Lanzarote – spectacular routes for villa holidays

Lanzarote’s rugged coasts and otherworldly national parks are made for walking. Whether you’re on a family getaway or an intrepid hiking ...

Villas with table tennis – how to make the most of your facilities

Villas with table tennis – how to make the most of your facilities

 Few sports are as easily accessible as table tennis. You don’t need lightning-quick reflexes or the hand-eye coordination of Andy Murray to enjoy ...

Crete holidays – cheap things to do on a self-catering break

Crete holidays – cheap things to do on a self-catering break

 The Greek island of Crete is among the world’s most beloved holiday destinations. The chances are you’ll know it for its sun-splashed resorts ...

5 holiday travel games for a savvy self-catering getaway

5 holiday travel games for a savvy self-catering getaway

Holiday travel games are an essential for any self-catering getaway, particularly if you have young kids. Be a savvy holidaymaker, load up the ...

Eating out in Zante: 5 reasons self-catering beats restaurants

People visit Zante for many reasons – world-famous beaches and quaint old towns being but two of them. Thanks to its location, the island has an ...

5 of the best beach holidays for families in Europe

5 of the best beach holidays for families in Europe

Europe is blessed with many of the world’s most stunning coastal destinations. Take advantage of shorter flights and jet off to explore the best ...

Romantic getaways: Greece and its succulent coastlines

Romantic getaways: Greece and its succulent coastlines

Greece and romance go hand in hand. In fact, the country’s romantic heritage dates way back to Ancient Greece and some of its most famous figures. ...

Why beach holidays in Menorca are perfect for young families

Why beach holidays in Menorca are perfect for young families

On Menorca, young families can enjoy thrills and sunshine at a leisurely pace. This UNESCO Biosphere Reserve island is home to luscious wetlands, ...

Fuerteventura: things to see on a self-catering holiday

Fuerteventura: things to see on a self-catering holiday

Though often overshadowed by Tenerife and Lanzarote, the Canarian island of Fuerteventura is in many ways the epitome of this region’s way of life ...

Holiday safety tips for villas with toddlers

Holiday safety tips for villas with toddlers

Few things top the freedom that a self-catered holiday gifts your family, especially if you’re travelling with toddlers. Not only can you come and ...

Hidden gems of the Costa del Sol

Hidden gems of the Costa del Sol

The Costa del Sol remains one of Spain’s most popular destination for holiday makers. The glitz of Marbella and the wealth of tourist developments ...

5 romantic nights in for the best ways to propose on holiday

5 romantic nights in for the best ways to propose on holiday

The best ways to propose on holiday are personal and based on what your partner loves. Stick to those two all-important mantras and you shouldn’t ...

Puglia: places to visit on a self-catering holiday

Puglia: places to visit on a self-catering holiday

Rich in fine architecture, heavenly beaches and culinary delights, Puglia is the very definition of a dream destination. This Italian region forms ...

Top 10 things to do in Zante for Families

Top 10 things to do in Zante for Families

A villa holiday to the Greek of Zante – also known as Zakynthos – is the perfect family choice. Combining culture and history with ...

Zante for couples – the insider’s guide to the island

Zante for couples – the insider’s guide to the island

Zante’s stunning array of beaches and mountains is made for romance. Imagine strolling along pearlescent beaches with your beloved, your walk ...

The best sandy beaches in Puglia and where to find them

The best sandy beaches in Puglia and where to find them

Imagine a gorgeous cocktail of stretching coastlines, serene beaches and culture-rich towns and villages. You’ve just dreamed of Italy’s Puglia ...

5 things to see in Zante on a self-catering holiday

5 things to see in Zante on a self-catering holiday

Zante, or Zakynthos as it’s traditionally known, is the third largest of the Ionian Islands and a wondrous destination that deserves to be explored ...

3 holiday breakfast ideas for a Tenerife self-catering getaway

3 holiday breakfast ideas for a Tenerife self-catering getaway

The Canary island of Tenerife is synonymous with tremendous views made for feasting upon. Next time you’re visiting this beguiling part of the ...

Villa honeymoon ideas: inspiration for cunning newlyweds

Villa honeymoon ideas: inspiration for cunning newlyweds

When many people imagine their perfect honeymoon, they envision nights in a hotel’s most luxurious suite, complete with a hot tub, rose petals and ...

3 Croatian food and drink combos for a self-catering holiday

3 Croatian food and drink combos for a self-catering holiday

Whether you plan to holiday in Croatia for its stunning coastline, epic architecture or paradisiacal islands, one thing is certain – your taste ...

5 kids’ swimming pool games for your family villa holiday

5 kids’ swimming pool games for your family villa holiday

 When you’ve got a villa complete with a private pool, you’re in for the family holiday of a lifetime. No small wonder there – it’ll be ...

DIY European cycling holidays – your guide

DIY European cycling holidays – your guide

After something a little different to lounging about by the swimming pool? Satisfy your inner adventurer and plan a cycling holiday in Europe ...

How to take your bike on a plane

How to take your bike on a plane

Want to take your cycle rides up a gear, beyond the daily commute and weekend trips? Then do so with a cycling holiday! The mix of exhilaration and ...

Why a self-catering holiday is perfect for a short break

Why a self-catering holiday is perfect for a short break

One of a holiday’s simplest, yet most rewarding pleasures is receiving the keys to your luxury villa. Upon entering, you realise you’ve not only ...

Top things to do in the Costa Blanca

Top things to do in the Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca is without a doubt one of Spain’s most prized regions. Beautiful shores, dazzling sunshine, fascinating history and delicious cuisine ...

Top things to do in Majorca

Top things to do in Majorca

Touching down on Majorcan soil, you know you’re onto something special as soon as that first gust of warm Mediterranean air washes over you. Once ...

Self catering ideas for villa holidays: four alfresco evening eats

Self catering ideas for villa holidays: four alfresco evening eats

One of the best things about going abroad is getting stuck into that first evening meal under the setting sun. Imagine the orange light illuminating ...

Two easy Portuguese pork chop recipes to make in your villa

Two easy Portuguese pork chop recipes to make in your villa

Few places do pork chops like Portugal. If you’re thinking of taking a self catering getaway, or are just wanting to whip up a few holiday meals of ...

Your guide to Fuerteventura

Your guide to Fuerteventura

Fuerteventura is found in the blue waters of the Atlantic just 60 miles from the western edges of the Sahara Desert. The closest of the Canary ...

Why you should choose a holiday let next time you go to the Costa Blanca

Why you should choose a holiday let next time you go to the Costa Blanca

Home to 100 miles of gorgeous golden coast, it’s no wonder that the Costa Blanca is an old favourite with holiday-goers. If you fancy a ...

What are the advantages of holiday rentals for single people?

What are the advantages of holiday rentals for single people?

Travelling alone can be a daunting prospect, but with adventures waiting wherever you go, and interesting people to meet in every destination, it’s ...

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to the Algarve

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to the Algarve

A huge advantage of self-catering holidays is that you can get a real taste of local culinary offerings. And this is just as true with local drinks ...

How to add a little extra luxury to a self-catering holiday

How to add a little extra luxury to a self-catering holiday

For many of us, going on holiday means a few weeks of indulgence – sunning ourselves by the beach or pool between delicious meals. Once you’re ...

Hidden gems of Lanzarote

Hidden gems of Lanzarote

Lanzarote is diverse in every sense of the word. Many people travel here with their sights set on Arrecife, but after arriving you’ll immediately ...

Hidden gems of Kefalonia

Hidden gems of Kefalonia

As the largest Ionian Island, it’s a safe bet that Kefalonia has lots of hidden hotspots dotted throughout its serene shores. It’s easy to ...

Why you should choose a villa holiday let in Majorca

Why you should choose a villa holiday let in Majorca

Majorca attracts families, couples and party-goers to its balmy shores. Many holidaymakers visit the Balearic island every year for a whole host of ...

Why you should choose a villa holiday let in Majorca

Why you should choose a villa holiday let in Majorca

Majorca attracts families, couples and party-goers to its balmy shores. Many holidaymakers visit the Balearic island every year for a whole host of ...

How to enjoy a low-cost self-catering break

How to enjoy a low-cost self-catering break

Holidays might involve spending money, but that doesn’t mean you have to fork out a fortune if you want to enjoy a sunny getaway. There are ...

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Rhodes

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Rhodes

When it comes to drinks, visitors to Rhodes are spoilt for choice. The island has centuries of alcohol production under its belt, so you know ...

Why you should choose a holiday let next time you go to Tenerife

Why you should choose a holiday let next time you go to Tenerife

The enviable climate and endless beaches of the Canary Islands have been attracting visitors for years. Resorts in Tenerife offer one of the most ...

Top things to see and do in Corfu

Top things to see and do in Corfu

The natural beauty of the island is reason enough to visit Corfu. But that’s not to say that the Greek isle isn’t full to the brim with cultural ...

Your Guide to Lanzarote

Your Guide to Lanzarote

In many ways, Lanzarote wrote the book when it comes to the classic beach holiday. Even with four decades as one of Europe’s premier tourist ...

Hidden Gems of Rhodes

Hidden Gems of Rhodes

As with most of Greece, Rhodes marries beautiful weather and scenery with rich history and culture. This island is an irresistible place to relax and ...

Recipe for delicious tumbet mallorquin

Recipe for delicious tumbet mallorquin

A self-catering holiday doesn’t mean you have to forgo the cuisine of your destination. In fact, by learning a few recipes you can enjoy the ...

Your guide to the Algarve

Your guide to the Algarve

The southern Portuguese region of the Algarve is one of Europe’s most glittering jewels. Despite remaining unspoiled by mass tourism, the region is ...

Why Valentine’s Day is the perfect time of year for a holiday rental

Why Valentine’s Day is the perfect time of year for a holiday rental

Come February and the grim winter weather still feels like it’s never going to leave. What better time to wave the dreary skies cheerio for a few ...

Why a holiday let is ideal for a Lanzarote break

Why a holiday let is ideal for a Lanzarote break

Lanzarote has been a go-to package holiday destination for years. You pick a resort, you choose all-inclusive or half board, and right away you have ...

Why a holiday rental is perfect for retired couples

Why a holiday rental is perfect for retired couples

Package holidays in hotels might be convenient, but that doesn’t mean they’re the most cost-effective, or even the most comfortable option. In a ...

Top things to do and see in Croatia

Top things to do and see in Croatia

Ancient cities, breathtaking scenery, and the sparkling Adriatic sea – Croatia offers one of the most stunning holiday backdrops in Europe. Whether ...

Hidden gems: most beautiful parts of Cyprus for a self-catering holiday

Hidden gems: most beautiful parts of Cyprus for a self-catering holiday

Cyprus is a trove of hidden gems. Beyond the private pools of the luxury villas, sits a quaint collection of historic, unsung towns and villages. ...

Easy meliasti – the perfect recipe for your self-catered Greek holiday

Easy meliasti – the perfect recipe for your self-catered Greek holiday

When you’re on holiday, having a self-catering villa opens you up to a whole new realm of dining possibilities. If your villa is on the Greek ...

Why you should take your baby on a self-catering holiday

Why you should take your baby on a self-catering holiday

With a new baby in the family, it can be tempting to take the easy route and postpone any holidays for a couple of years. And while there is no ...

Guide to Tenerife’s Best Attractions

Guide to Tenerife’s Best Attractions

There is much more to Tenerife than the popular resort towns of Playa de las Américas and Los Cristianos. These tourist hubs do offer a great ...

Your guide to Corfu

Your guide to Corfu

Corfu is the second largest of Greece’s Ionian Islands but it’s small enough to make you feel at home! The island is only 226 mi² in size, which ...

A guide to booking a self-catering holiday

A guide to booking a self-catering holiday

Knowing where you want to go on holiday is always a good start when it comes to finding a self-catering villa or holiday let. But if you don’t have ...

What are the advantages of holiday rentals for families?

What are the advantages of holiday rentals for families?

Even if you love the convenience of staying in a hotel, it’s not always the best option for family holidays. Finding the right sized room can be a ...

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Cyprus

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Cyprus

Staying in a Cypriot villa with a private pool while sipping a cocktail is a dream come true, and one which you can realise by choosing a ...

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Costa Blanca

Wherever you go in Costa Blanca, there is no better way to unwind than with a drink in hand, lounging by the pool outside your Spanish villa or ...

Why you should choose a holiday let in the Costa del Sol

Why you should choose a holiday let in the Costa del Sol

Costa del Sol holidays have it all. Wonderful weather, beautiful beaches and more bars and restaurants to choose from than you can possibly imagine. ...

Drinks to enjoy on your self-catering holiday in Majorca

Drinks to enjoy on your self-catering holiday in Majorca

Choosing a self-catering holiday doesn’t mean you have to forgo the luxuries of a package holiday. In fact, staying at a holiday rental lets you ...

Why you should choose a holiday let when you go to Menorca

Why you should choose a holiday let when you go to Menorca

Menorca is holiday paradise, peppered with hiking and cycling trails for the active, and woven with beaches and towns for the less energetic to mooch ...

5 reasons why Christmas is the best time of year for a holiday rental

5 reasons why Christmas is the best time of year for a holiday rental

Whether holiday high season is approaching or you’re in the depths of winter, hiring a private villa on a sunny European coastline is a ...

Best drinks for your self-catering holiday to Lanzarote

If you want to sample the authentic flavours of Lanzarote, there are some well-loved local drinks you simply must try. The most satisfying part about ...

What to take on a self-catering holiday

What to take on a self-catering holiday

Choosing a self-catering holiday in a villa lets you do as you please. You can come and go, and eat and drink, whenever and whatever you like. This ...

Algarve self-catering: recipe for Clams in a Cataplana Casa Velha

Algarve self-catering: recipe for Clams in a Cataplana Casa Velha

Self-catering doesn’t mean skimping on luxury, and it means you get to try out the best local cuisine. To make sure you enjoy the full flavour of ...

Why a holiday rental is perfect for a romantic couple’s break

Why a holiday rental is perfect for a romantic couple’s break

Everyone has their own picture of the perfect romantic getaway, and that can be a secluded retreat, a weekend of wining and dining, or an ...

Recipe for Cretan Dakos

Opting for a self-catering villa holiday is one of the best ways to enjoy the foods of your destination. Instead of being stuck within the confines ...

Your Guide to the Costa del Sol

Your Guide to the Costa del Sol

Costa Del Sol is the crown jewel of Spanish holiday destinations. Cities and resorts here sparkle as the sun tints off the white buildings. The ...

What are the advantages of holiday villa rentals for groups of friends?

What are the advantages of holiday villa rentals for groups of friends?

Travelling with a group of friends promises plenty of fun, and you’re sure to return home with lots of lost-lasting memories. Self-catering villa ...

Paphos, Cyprus – the 2017 European Capital of Culture

Paphos, Cyprus – the 2017 European Capital of Culture

At Villa Plus villa we make sure that you love it more, with dedicated in-resort staff, hand-picked villa locations, private pools and more extras ...

Taste of Cyprus: Recipe for Pork Souvla

Taste of Cyprus: Recipe for Pork Souvla

Just because you’ve opted for a self-catering holiday doesn’t mean you have to forgo the best cuisine from your destination. To make sure you ...

Hidden gems of Corfu

Hidden gems of Corfu

Ever-popular Corfu is a big draw for beach lovers. Holidays in Corfu can mean long lazy days soaking up the sun, but there’s much more to this ...

Hidden gems: Picturesque spots in Tenerife off the beaten track

Hidden gems: Picturesque spots in Tenerife off the beaten track

Thousands of tourists visit Tenerife every year to bask in the sunshine, laze on the beautiful beaches, admire the dramatic scenery, make the most of ...

The three F’s for your holiday!

The three F’s for your holiday!

Villa Plus holidays tackle the three f’s – Families, Fun and Food At Villa Plus, every holiday detail is considered to make sure that the whole ...

Awesome Istria!

Awesome Istria!

I’ve been lucky enough to visit Croatia a few times over the last 18 months, and in that time I’ve come to really love the place, for many ...

Majorca – Fuelling the wanderlust…

Majorca – Fuelling the wanderlust…

Modern marinas, authentic towns, marvellous scenery, gorgeous beaches, friendly locals, family attractions, water sports, golf courses you name it, ...

The Algarve- more than just great beaches!

The Algarve- more than just great beaches!

Of course, no trip to the Algarve would be complete without exploring the stunning sandy beaches that this destination has to offer. The shorelines ...

30 Years of Sunshine

To celebrate 30 incredible years of sunshine holidays, we are giving away a host of prizes from chocolates and wine to holiday vouchers! Click on the ...

A little poem about Croatia

A little poem about Croatia

To help celebrate the launch of our most newest destination, Croatia, we have put together some short and sweet blogs to show off just what makes ...

2015 British Travel Award Winners

2015 British Travel Award Winners

It’s a hat-trick!  We are extremely happy to announce that we have won a top award at the prestigious British Travel Awards for a third straight ...

Baggage changes. You spoke, we listened!

Baggage changes. You spoke, we listened!

At Villa Plus we endeavour to provide you with the perfect holiday.  Until recently when booking a package holiday with us, we would automatically ...

Dispelling the myths of Costa Blanca

Dispelling the myths of Costa Blanca

What if you realise that your experience of the Costa Blanca seems nothing like the usual Costa Blanca trip? Could it be that you’ve found some ...

Shaun In The City – The Trail!

Shaun In The City – The Trail!

Shaun has found his place in the nation’s hearts as a TV and movie favourite, and is now adorning the streets of our capital city in statue ...

A sneak peak of our Shaun In The City statue

A sneak peak of our Shaun In The City statue

Villa Plus is delighted to announce that we will be one of the sponsors of a ewe-nique new art trail coming to London very soon. LONDON’S BLEATING: ...

Villa Plus – World Book Day Playlist

Villa Plus – World Book Day Playlist

It’s World Book Day! To celebrate, we’ve compiled a playlist for this month which is entirely made up of songs which have works of literature as ...

Happy Chinese/Lunar Year Of The Sheep!

Happy Chinese/Lunar Year Of The Sheep!

We’re delighted to share with you a sneak peak of the stunning Chinese themed sculptures, which will form part of the Shaun in the City trail. ...

Introducing – Shaun In The City!

Introducing – Shaun In The City!

Hi everyone, meet Shaun the Sheep. We are very excited to be an official sponsor of Shaun In The City raising money for Wallace & Gromit’s ...

Javea, Costa Blanca, Ranked In The Top 5 Diving Destinations Worldwide

Javea, Costa Blanca, Ranked In The Top 5 Diving Destinations Worldwide

A leading scuba-diving and snorkelling website based in Peru has chosen Javea in Costa Blanca as one of the best locations in the world to explore ...

Did You Know You Can Select Thomas Cook Flights With Villa Plus?

Did You Know You Can Select Thomas Cook Flights With Villa Plus?

When adding flights to your Villa Plus booking, why not choose Thomas Cook?  You can take advantage of their new, refurbished and refreshed fleet.  ...

Le Tour de Majorca – A trip to Puerto Pollensa, Majorca

Le Tour de Majorca – A trip to Puerto Pollensa, Majorca

Having recently enjoyed a more traditional package holiday on the South Coast of Majorca, when I was offered the chance to take a trip to the ...

Travel Tips – Booking Early #ABTAearlybird

Travel Tips – Booking Early #ABTAearlybird

As full ABTA members, we wanted to share the latest promotion from the UKs largest travel association and let everyone know about the benefits of ...

Villa Plus – As Seen On TV!

Villa Plus – As Seen On TV!

We are guessing that many of you would have seen our latest TV advert over the past week or so.  If you haven’t, then your TV must be broken! ...

Introducing Norwegian Airlines

Introducing Norwegian Airlines

We have added Norwegian Air to our list of flight providers and thought we would give you a bit of information on our latest carrier. Did you know ...

Here’s our tick list of things to do before you leave…

Here’s our tick list of things to do before you leave…

Travel documents Make sure you have your travel documents.  At Villa Plus we send out the information 10-14 days before you travel.  Taking your ...

Resort Guide – The White Coast of Costa Blanca

Resort Guide – The White Coast of Costa Blanca

Our Contact Manager Mark recently returned from a holiday in Costa Blanca, read his views on the resorts and his comparison with Dubai! Exploring the ...

Ask The Experts – Tricia, Algarve Resort Manager

Ask The Experts – Tricia, Algarve Resort Manager

Meet Tricia, our overseas manager in The Algarve. With a wealth of travel and tourism knowledge we thought we’d ask her some questions and ...