The SB Blog

Silversands Grenada Scheduled to Open in March 2018


**Silversands Grenada - A New Luxury Resort to Celebrate the Culture, Beauty and Originality of the “Spice Island”** Set to open in March 2018 on the silver-white sands of Grand Anse Beach on the island’s southwestern … Read More

Durham Cathedral: A Saintly Exhibition


A fantastic new permanent exhibition at Durham Cathedral has officially opened and is already a historical hit. The Treasures of St Cuthbert Exhibition is a rare collection of Anglo Saxon artefacts, which includes the gold … Read More

Top 10 things to do in Iceland this Summer


Bespoke tour operator Iceland Beyond offers its expert advice on what to do and see in Iceland this Summer... 1. Explore the Westfjords Attached to the mainland by a narrow strip of land around 10km wide, the … Read More

Kynren - An Epic Tale of England


The curtain has risen for the second season of ‘Kynren – An Epic Tale of England’ as the spectacular open air live show is back in full force for an even more exciting production. Set against the … Read More

Strike an ace with Perfect Moment's sportswear


Wimbledon took its first serve in London last Monday. The 2017 Championship Tournament has well and truly begun with some of the biggest names in tennis gracing the SW courts from now until 15th July. … Read More

IGO Adventures kicks off its 2017 Expedition Series with N60° – The Norwegian Challenge


IGO Adventures kicks off its 2017 Expedition Series with the second annual successful completion of N60° – The Norwegian Challenge 24th March 2017 – IGO Adventures is delighted to announce the successful completion of its second N60° … Read More

Twitching in Northumberland with Crabtree & Crabtree


HAVE YOU GOT THE ITCH TO TWITCH? Try your hand at birdwatching in Bamburgh Birdwatching in the city has recently taken flights with ‘urban birding’ being named the unlikeliest craze for 2017 by Conde Nast Traveller. Well-known … Read More

Spring into Action with Iceland Beyond


SPRING INTO ACTION IN ICELAND **Exclusive spring offers of 20% off tailor-made Icelandic Spa and Self Drive Itineraries** Spring is a truly magical time to visit Iceland as the daylight hours lengthen and the land emerges from … Read More

International Women's Day - Birna Gudmundsdottir


Bannister Blake are continuing to celebrate International Women's Day with a Q&A with the lovely Birna, founder Iceland Beyond, a boutique travel agency specialising in tailor-made family and wellness holidays in Iceland. Iceland Beyond is made up of … Read More

International Women's Day - Judith Volker


Bannister Blake are celebrating International Women’s Day with a Q&A with Judith Volker, Manager of Hotel Tannenhof, the only five-star Superior hotel in the legendary Tyrolean village, St Anton am Arlber, Austria. Designed as a luxury … Read More