Blog posts

​Rum, Rastas and rambling – the Caribbean experience

Mar 31, 2015 11:29 BST Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Marval Grabner took on board some important lessons on our new Caribbean Explorer island-hopping trip!

What Mailmark means for you

Mar 30, 2015 12:41 BST Neopost Last year, Royal Mail introduced new franking machine technology that replaces the familiar 'town and crown' die with a two-dimensional barcode containing information unique to each mail piece.

A postcard from Malta & Gozo

Mar 27, 2015 16:55 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Andrew Renshaw tells us he has recently returned from a great Ramblers holiday on Malta & Gozo, where the tour leader, Ian Foster, did a fantastic job of organising the walks and showing the group all interesting sights on the islands. Here’s a ‘postcard’ of his trip highlights.

Lake District Voted Top UK Destination

Mar 27, 2015 12:56 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Readers of the prestigious Wanderlust magazine recently voted the Lake District the UK’s top UK Destination. Others in the ranking were London (second); Cornwall (third) and Scottish Highlands (fourth).

Neopost win two awards for neoPreference

Mar 24, 2015 14:25 GMT Neopost It was only launched in January, but neoPreference is already starting to rack up the awards. This month, our new communication management tool has been awarded an ‘Office Oscar 2015’ by OEN Magazine and chosen as the ‘Editor’s Choice award’ by Business Info Magazine.

A Walk a Day Keeps Old Age at Bay

Mar 24, 2015 11:10 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Good news for walkers as two major independent research studies claim that a stroll a day can add years to one’s life!

Walking amongst Andalucia’s white villages

Mar 23, 2015 15:31 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Fran Lett has just returned from a week’s walking in the hills of Southern Spain. Walking in Competa was, as she says, a very welcome respite from the British winter.

​Spices, Plantations and Hill Stations – a Traveller’s Tale

Mar 20, 2015 17:15 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Sophie Hughes recently travelled with us on a walking holiday to South India, a trip that shows the many faces of India, from teeming cities to glorious lakes and mountains – and everywhere, she was charmed by its people. India is certainly an assault on the senses, and here Sophie has written an elegant and very atmospheric account of her experiences.

The guys who make the wheels go round

Mar 19, 2015 09:53 GMT Oslo Lufthavn AS The mechanical workshop at Oslo Airport rarely steals the top headlines, but it is still one of the main players in keeping the airport running.

Staying fit and healthy on your cruise

Mar 19, 2015 09:07 GMT Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Cruising is all about exploration, relaxation and having a good time. However, many people are keen to make sure that they stay reasonably active during their voyage; after all, all of that time on deckchairs and eating great food might leave a few guests feeling a little guilty! If you’re one of those people, there’s plenty you can do!