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Travel Insights & Analysis

Where is the cheapest destination to catch some winter sun? Where are the world's best cities for nightlife? Where are the most affordable travel destinations? On this page you will find data, graphics, and analyses that will help you answer these questions and more.


HomeToGo has conducted a study to determine which of Europe's cities are the most forward-looking. From Munich to Madrid, these cities are the best representations of what our urban spaces will look and feel like in the coming decades.

Woman throwing leaves

From Northumberland to the New Forest, the United Kingdom boasts some incredible spots to head to this Autumn. There are rugged forests, windswept beaches, buzzing cities and fascinating historic towns to choose from - something for everyone. HomeToGo conducted a study to find out which of the UK’s varied holiday locations are the best for an Autumn getaway.

Edinburgh skyline

From windy cobblestoned streets - to spectacular grand cathedrals and castles, the UK has many historical sights to explore. HometoGo has researched the 25 most instagrammed historical towns in the UK, so that you know where to travel to capture that perfect picture for your feed!

Coloured houses overlooking the ocean in New Quay, Wales

Wales is one of the UK's top holiday destinations - but where are the most up-and-coming places to visit in Wales? HomeToGo has compared search data for summer 2019 with summer 2018 to discover the destinations with the biggest increase in searches. While these fantastic destinations may still be under the radar, you can be sure that they won’t stay a secret for long!

A rainbow Pride flag against a background of a city street

Where are the best Pride festivals in the world? 2019 is the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots - which set the Pride movement into action. To celebrate Pride this year, HomeToGo has produced a special guide to the 50 most exciting Pride festivals on the planet. From Brighton to Baltimore, from the colossal to the compact, the list includes a diverse range of Pride destinations worth visiting this summer!

Silhouettes of people dancing in a nighclub under red and blue lights

European nightlife is some of the world's best, but where are Europe’s best clubbing destinations - and is it worth looking beyond well-known party capitals like Berlin and Amsterdam, to explore some of Europe’s emerging club scenes? HomeToGo has selected Europe’s 30 best cities for nightlife and researched the cost of a night out in each, to bring you the most and least affordable cities for a party weekend in Europe.

A child's feet walking along a mossy log in a forest

Where are the UK’s most eco-friendly holiday destinations? No need for a long-haul flight to enjoy a memorable holiday, when there are so many diverse and vibrant destinations to explore in Britain! To help you plan a holiday you’ll love without hurting the planet, HomeToGo has researched hundreds of locations across the country to discover the seven most eco-friendly city and countryside destinations in the UK. 

A girl wearing a hat and holding a camera

If you didn't Instagram it, were you even there? Instagram has become an inescapable part of the travel experience. But where are the most Instagrammed places in Europe? Find out the most popular destinations below!

A group of young people dressed up for St. Patrick's Day, clinking beers

Where are the best places to celebrate St. Patrick's Day? With around 6 million people in the UK claiming Irish heritage - and plenty more who are happy to celebrate Irish culture with a few pints - the 17th March is a time for wild parties all over the country. So where's the best place to paint the town green? To help you plan the perfect St. Patrick's Day weekend, HomeToGo researched the top St. Patrick’s day events all over the UK to find the best places to celebrate.

A blue, tropical ocean with a beach to the left

Need some summer holiday inspiration? HomeToGo has just released its top 10 trending destinations for British tourists this summer. Check out the top list to find the best destinations you might not have thought of visiting - and book your trip now, before everyone else does!

Pink flowers growing in front of a window

Where are the best places to whisk your loved one away for a spontaneous Valentine’s Day getaway? You don’t need to book a trip abroad to sweep them off their feet. What could be more special than curling up by the fire together in a cosy cottage in the beautiful British countryside? To help you plan the perfect last minute Valentine’s weekend away, HomeToGo researched 14 beautiful British destinations that will take your partner’s breath away, and created a score to determine the ultimate destination for a romantic getaway.

A beach in Spain with blue sea to the right and rocky cliffs to the left

If you're dreaming of escaping the British winter for sunshine and lazy days on the beach - we have good news! A quick trip to paradise doesn’t have to break the bank. To help you find the best-value winter getaway, HomeToGo has produced a detailed price ranking of 40 popular winter sun destinations in Spain.

Europe has an abundance of stunning, tranquil islands that are perfect for a relaxing getaway. To help you decide which one you should visit, we've created a guide to the 30 most popular islands in Europe, with information about pricing for each.

HomeToGo has created a special guide to 50 up-and-coming destinations around the world in which to celebrate Pride this year. Our final shortlist contains this year's hottest, trendiest destinations! Check out this year's ultimate pride guide here.

HomeToGo travelled the globe to discover the world's weirdest and most wonderful wedding traditions! From the dirty to the downright unbelievable. From the dirty to the downright unbelievable, these seven illustrations bring to light the different ways that people celebrate love and marriage.