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Jane Anderson
With 20 years of travel writing to her name, London-based Jane Anderson is currently Editor of Family Traveller magazine, web editor of 101 Honeymoons and travel editor at Prima Magazine (Hearst). She also contributes to a wide range of publications from The Sunday Times Travel Magazine to Elle. She is also the author of a number of guidebooks, including Brittany with Kids (Footprint Guides) and The Brit Guide to Las Vegas (Foulsham Publishing).

Entries by Jane Anderson

World's Most Romantic Honeymoon Treats

(0) Comments | Posted April 9, 2015 | 9:57 AM

You're planning your honeymoon and you feel like you deserve some VIP treatment. Just how extravagant can things get?

Check out my slideshow to discover the most romantic add-ons to make your special trip just that little bit more special.

You can find more ideas at 101...

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How to Plan the Perfect Honeymoon

(0) Comments | Posted February 11, 2015 | 9:43 AM

So you're engaged. Congratulations! And now you're both off on a rollercoaster of wedding planning to make sure one of the most important days of your life goes without a hitch. This is also a time when you realise you have a wonderful excuse for a holiday of a lifetime....

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Top Ten Most Romantic Safari Lodges

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 12:48 PM

If you've seen Meryl Streep and Robert Redford in Out of Africa, the film of Karen Blixon's novel, you'll know the allure of a safari. But it's not just the wildlife and the vast African skies that will put romance in the air - some of today's safari...

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Ten Hot Honeymoon Trends for 2015

(0) Comments | Posted January 15, 2015 | 6:27 AM

If you're planning to tie the knot in 2015, your first thought might be a luxury hotel on a beach. But in a world where many couples have already travelled extensively, there's a search for something with more pizazz. More of a "wow" factor. Here, I check in with some...

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Planning a Beach Wedding? Here Are Seven More Authentic Ideas

(0) Comments | Posted January 9, 2015 | 4:04 AM

Long gone are the days when overseas weddings were just about being somewhere hot and on a beach. Today's couples are seeking out authentic experiences that incorporate at least a nod to local culture and sometimes a total immersion. Here are seven places to go for a wedding with a...

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World's 10 Most Amazing Places For a Spa Treatment

(0) Comments | Posted December 7, 2014 | 12:45 PM

Feel in need of some pampering? Here are 10 of the world's most dreamy locations for a spa treatment.

Photo: COMO Hotels and Resorts

COMO Shambhala Estate, Bali, Indonesia

For a jungle massage, it doesn't come much more spectacular...

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The World's Best Spas for Honeymoon Couples

(0) Comments | Posted November 11, 2014 | 8:39 AM


Is there a better way of relaxing after a stressful wedding than spending some time at a luxury spa resort? I think not.

Over 15 years of writing about honeymoons, I've visited and experienced many fabulous hotel spas. During that time spa and...

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10 Best Venues for a Secret Wedding

(1) Comments | Posted September 29, 2014 | 9:52 AM


Have you ever dreamed of eloping and getting married in secret? If all the performance of a big wedding at home has no appeal, take a look at these 10 amazing places overseas where just the two of you can tie the knot....

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How to Get a Free Wedding in Paradise

(1) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 4:44 PM

Many couples dream of getting married on a tropical beach. It's an increasingly popular way to tie the knot, particularly for those that want a discreet ceremony without hundreds of guests in tow.

And it's not as expensive as you might think. In fact, some resort hotels now offer free...

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Top 10 Family Villas

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2014 | 5:01 PM

A fabulous villa is the holy grail of a successful family getaway. You can all chill out, claim your own space and not fret about what time breakfast is served or whether your kids are annoying the honeymoon couple round the pool. Self-catering often works best for families especially if...

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Ten Unusual Honeymoon Destinations

(0) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 7:00 PM

Just because you're going on honeymoon doesn't mean you have to stick to the tried and tested "romantic" destinations for newlyweds. Here are 10 alternative honeymoons that will be sure to get your hearts racing.


Houseboat in Kerala. Photo:...

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Rise of the Adventure Honeymoon

(1) Comments | Posted June 25, 2014 | 7:00 PM

For previous generations a honeymoon promised little more than a hotel on a beach and the hope that housekeeping wouldn't knock too early in the morning. And that was fine for love-struck couples who probably hadn't yet experienced the ups and downs of living together.

Today's generation of honeymooners is...

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10 Gorgeous Venues Where Celebrities Got Married

(0) Comments | Posted April 30, 2014 | 7:00 PM

If you're planning a wedding in the near - or distant - future, take a tip from a celebrity: the rich and famous don't always pick the most lavish locations. Instead, they tend to seek out unique venues far from the madding crowds (and the prying lenses of the paparazzi)....

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No Kids Allowed: 10 Most Romantic Adults-Only Hotels

(0) Comments | Posted March 5, 2014 | 3:35 AM

Whether it's your first romantic holiday away together or a second honeymoon, sometimes only an adults-only hotel will do - especially if your getaway for two coincides with the school holidays.

Finding a child-free haven of calm with no toddlers in the pool or teenagers hanging around the bar,...

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Six Most Romantic Hotels in Paris

(0) Comments | Posted January 31, 2014 | 2:21 PM

It's arguably the most romantic city in the world, but where do you stay if you want a truly seductive experience of Paris? Here's my personal pick of the six best hotels for couples in love.


One by the Five

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Ten Hot Honeymoon Destinations for 2014

(1) Comments | Posted January 1, 2014 | 6:00 PM

The pressure to make your honeymoon the best holiday ever can sometimes lead to a spot of one-upmanship. Where exactly is the most fashionable place to travel to this year? Where has nobody else been? And which hotel is the latest to open in that classic destination?

One place...

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10 Romantic UK Boltholes

(0) Comments | Posted November 6, 2013 | 3:48 PM

If you're not hotel people, your idea of getting away from it all might be snuggling up in a cosy cottage for two far from the madding crowd. However, it's not easy to find good-value romantic hideaways in the British countryside.

Most self-catering properties are geared up for families and...

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The Rise of the Adventure Honeymoon

(16) Comments | Posted September 22, 2013 | 8:00 AM

There was a time when honeymoon couples were happy with a room on a beach and thick curtains. Now couples are demanding so much more, with many embarking on adrenalin-packed adventures.

Tour companies say the reason is that people get married later in life and many newly-weds are already well...

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