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Hayes & Jarvis blog


Welcome to Footprints the blog, packed full of exciting tales from our latest adventures, from magical tours to neon-lit city breaks, breath-taking wildlife encounters and paradise island escapes. It’s all here, plus news, recipes, competitions and insider tips from travel-obsessed experts, all driven by a single goal: to transport you to the most spectacular locations in the world.

7 of the best romantic escapes

Aviary Cottage, Twin Farms, Vermont

Private Hot Tub in Aviary Cottage

Twin Farms, Vermont

Are you dreaming of taking a well-deserved break, treating your loved one to a fabulous surprise escape. For candlelit dinners on the sand or his and hers spa treatments set in tropical gardens, read on and enjoy our selection of the most romantic escapes worldwide. 

A taste of Mauritius

Otentik Cook Class, Mauritius

Otentik Cook Class

Delicate spices, intricate flavours and sweet treats are the name of the game here in the island paradise of Mauritius.

Sugar Beach and Long Beach Golf Resort and Spa

Sugar Beach

Sugar Beach

Mauritius, one of the most beautiful islands in the world, is also home to some of the world’s finest golfing experiences. For endless sunshine and dreamy landscapes, plus elegant beach resorts and world-renown hospitality, this Indian Ocean paradise is hard to beat. If you’re a golfing enthusiast searching for the ideal golf hotel to complement your holiday then look no further than these exceptional resorts: Sugar Beach and the Long Beach Golf Resort and Spa.

Mauritian chicken curry recipe

a plate of food with rice

Lean in close and set your taste buds ablaze as we reveal the recipe behind the intense flavours of Chef Murugan's Mauritian chicken curry for an authentic taste of Mauritius.