Remember when we asked you to fill in our subscriber survey last summer, whereupon you donned your spectacles, tapped a pen against your forehead and diligently filled in every last detail? Well we haven’t forgotten to come good on your requests, dearest readers (although whoever it was that asked for a Sony Playstation, forget it, we’re not bloody Santa) “More travel!” you cried, and so here we are – with what we hope will be the first in a brand spanking new series of UJ Travel Guides.
Design Hotels’ 24 Days of Christmas & UJ Subscriber Exclusive
Design Hotels’ Christmas Advent Calendar puts top-notch prizes behind its 24 doors, including hotel stays worth up to €2000, as well as an exclusive UJ subscriber comp.
Ibiza’s Hidden Hotspots
Throw caution to the wind, grab your Havaianas and go where the sun still shines for more than a day to catch those excellent closing parties. Check out UJ’s top insider Ibiza faves.
For the ultimate Exchange Rate Escape, head to the Baltic’s first Destination Spa: ESPA Riga. Then take to the Art Deco dotted cobbled streets, where the capital, Riga, reveals a host of memorable surprises...
Sun, Sea & Smugness: Last-minute Mediterranean Breaks
Not got around to booking a summer holiday? It’s never too late – boutique hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have unearthed some of the most stylish spots on the Mediterranean, all with rooms still available. Luxed-up Italian farmhouses, rural Andalucian hideaways and cliff-side Greek Island retreats – all you need to do is choose.
Och Aye The New
With Armani Hotels threatening to take over Milan and Dubai (alongside Cavalli’s eponymous club) and Tommy Hilfiger in the "conceptual" stage of building his own brand of hotels, Missoni have gone all Celtic on us.