Middle East

Direct flight, tick. Guaranteed sunshine, tick. Luxury hotels, tick. Dubai does drop-and-flop like nowhere else in the world. This sparkling coastal Emirate provides couples and families with the perfect retreat for a week of total R&R. Oman is quite the opposite. Yes, Muscat is home to some stunning five-star properties which we know and love, but beyond the city walls, explore the Al Hajar Mountains and spend a night or two in the desert, Bedouin style. It’s our top pick for this years travel bucket list.

Destinations in Middle East


A Spa Treatment a Day keeps the Doctor away!

24th April 2020
by Grace Wright

Super spas, alternative therapies and a healthy diet can do absolute wonders on a break from work and an escape from your daily stresses. If you want to fully immerse yourself in wellness and return home a new person, or if you want to practice yoga in the day and sip cocktails at night then […]

Family holidays to Oman, an ancient slice of Arabia

7th January 2020
by Sue Bell

For those looking for a destination living a slower pace of life for your next family holiday, the country of Oman offers a slightly less ostentatious, more authentic and untouched Arabic experience than the more popular Dubai in neighbouring United Arab Emirates. Framed by the towering Hajar Mountains, a lush green south, golden desert and […]

Love where you go

"Travel is all about experience. It’s the people, places, locals and landscapes which inspire us every day"

Love where you go

"For me, there is nowhere with more WOW factor than the magical islands of the Maldives"

Love where you go

"Turquoise is all about putting the passion and glamour back into the travel experience. Love where you go"

Love where you go

"Holidays to Jamaica give you everything you could possibly wish for. Perfect beaches, crystal clear waters, relaxation and thrill seeking day trips.’"

Love where you go

"Between the specialists here at Turquoise Holidays, we’ve seen and fallen in love with each and every hotel that we feature,"

Love where you go

"Indian Ocean Holidays tick all the boxes – gorgeous islands, beautiful weather and friendly local people. The islands are so special and perfect for twin-centre combinations!"

Love where you go

"Vietnam is such a diverse country: from its vibrant cities and fantastic food scene to its iridescent beaches."