When you think of the blue lagoons of tropical holiday destinations you instantly feel your shoulders drop, the weight just rolls off of them. The lush green forests and the colourful cheerful decor is enough to make you feel like you just received an hour long massage. We all need a little relaxation in our lives, which is why the relaxation of a beautiful holiday should not just be restricted to a lengthily plane ride.
Light it up.
Whenever you jet away to an exotic spot there is one thing you can count on – hundreds and hundreds of tea light candles. Set the romantic mood and relax into holiday mode (without leaving the couch).
Ready, set, decorate.
Exotic, colourful furniture is becoming incredibly popular, particularly for New Zealanders who jet off to the sun at the first sight of an airline special! We have tracked down some of the most colourful, unique and charming furniture from Republic Home that will inspire you of various hot holiday spots!
When you think of a holiday getaway you cannot go past the iconic holiday spot of Santorini with the blue and white buildings of Oia, which is portrayed with this Moroccan tile design, which they call Tangiers. Crafted with charm and unique character these pieces would make you feel like you are in Santorini
If there is one thing we go on holiday for it is the sun! Bring the contagious happiness that bright yellow gives you into your home with these Moorish Islamic design star pattern chest of drawers .
The best thing about a holiday is the infinity pool by your villa or the lagoon just down the road. When we get back to the concrete jungle we are pretty unlikely to have the luxurious pool so adding some of that luscious blue to your home is the perfect trick.
Check out the full collection here!
Trip down sensory lane.
When you are on holiday there is always a certain scent that you smell and in turn associate with the relaxation a holiday can bring. For me it was a coconut moisturiser that we had at the hotel, I found one that smelt the same from the supermarket and now if I close my eyes I can pretend I am on holiday, at least for a moment!