Black Tomato
Black Tomato is a high end tailor-made travel company that specializes in putting together truly exceptional experiences around the world. We share our expertise and inspiration to help people fulfill a need or emotion through travel. We don’t travel for the sake of ticking off destinations. We travel for a purpose, to find somewhere happening, or to disappear from it all for awhile. That’s what we’re all about: taking you to inspiring destinations that satisfy an emotion, not just another stamp in the passport.

Entries by Black Tomato

The Best of Canada in Alberta

(1) Comments | Posted 11 March 2015 | (15:52)

Canada is, putting it simply, vast and spectacular. Home to the iconic Rockies, roaming grizzly bears, cosmopolitan cities and spanning 9,984,670 km² (yes, it's huge) we can't blame you for thinking you need to dedicate weeks upon weeks of your free time to explore the country. However, what if we...

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Scottsdale Uncovered

(0) Comments | Posted 17 December 2014 | (11:58)

Scottsdale, Arizona; it's not all cowboys and hoe downs at this south western getaway retreat. Yes, the old style saloons and odd Stetson are still visible, but Scottsdale has experienced a bit of a style overhaul in the last few years. From sophisticated cocktail bars to...

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Seattle Discoveries - The Big Four

(0) Comments | Posted 16 April 2014 | (16:23)

Seattle is one of America's most exciting destinations right now. Well, think about it, cosmopolitan city surrounded by astounding natural scenery with endless opportunities for exploration. It's the ultimate city break destination; split your time between the many urban activities on offer and country pursuits in...

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Aruba Uncovered

(0) Comments | Posted 14 April 2014 | (12:27)

For a tiny island, Aruba packs a mean punch. Set in a paradisical location amidst the perfectly clear blue waters of the Caribbean Sea, this is a country that's brimming with luxury accommodation, gourmet restaurants, world-class beaches and exciting activities. The perfect Caribbean island then, wouldn't you agree? It's...

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Unique Australian Adventures

(0) Comments | Posted 27 January 2014 | (13:08)

Australia is a destination that's probably pretty high on most people's travel bucket lists. From airborne adventures to treks across striking landscapes and countless diving opportunities, not to mention the infamous wildlife and landmarks, this is without a doubt one spectacular country that begs to be explored. However, we...

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Awe Inspiring Oman

(0) Comments | Posted 5 December 2013 | (15:38)

Oman, a destination so beautiful and diverse, is the oldest civilization in the Arabian Peninsula. It's an ancient country that boasts jagged mountains and fjords met by sapphire, glistening waters and stunning architecture that encapsulates a culture and traditions reaching as far back as the late Stone Age. Laying...

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The Best of Taiwan

(0) Comments | Posted 20 August 2013 | (14:45)

Balanced perfectly between the East and South China Sea, Taiwan is undoubtedly proof that big things can come in small packages. Taiwan is a beautifully captivating island and a Black Tomato favourite that effortlessly provides more than enough reasons to visit. A kaleidoscope of colour courtesy of...

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Texas: A State That Does Nothing by Halves

(0) Comments | Posted 8 August 2013 | (13:14)

Home of the rodeo and rock 'n' roll, texmex and tejano, Buddy Holly and Beyoncé; it's no surprise that Texas is full of force. Its variety contributes to its world renown; whether inspiring city arts movements or tranquil coastlines picking up surfers...

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Uncover Brisbane's best

(0) Comments | Posted 11 July 2013 | (11:57)

Brisbane is currently Black Tomato's favourite up-and-coming location on the east coast of Australia. Home to endless beaches and islands, a flourishing cosmopolitan art scene, spectacular wildlife and delicious cuisine, there is something to excite everyone.

Brisbane's warm weather and relaxed, friendly atmosphere makes it the perfect location...

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Chile's Best Boutique Abodes

(0) Comments | Posted 24 June 2013 | (16:10)

It's hard to pick a destination spot in a country that claims over a million square kilometres of Antarctica. With such a vast selection of climates and cultures, Chile offers a slice of South America that is infinitely varied. So here at Black Tomato...

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Island Hopping in Malta

(0) Comments | Posted 22 May 2013 | (10:17)

The trio of tiny islands that make up the Maltese Archipelago of Malta, Gozo and Comino lie in the middle of the Mediterranean ocean, just south of Sicily and above North Africa, drawing inspiration from all sides. The sun drenched islands are renowned for their colourful harbours, beautiful...

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Aspen Defrosted

(0) Comments | Posted 29 April 2013 | (11:39)

It's no secret that we at Black Tomato live to steer our way off the beaten track and dig out new destinations but sometimes it's just about seeing a well-known place in a different light. Take Aspen for example: cue mental...

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Bon Bini Aruba

(0) Comments | Posted 15 April 2013 | (16:59)

Here at Black Tomato , it doesn't take much to sell us on a Caribbean island - mention clear blue seas and white sands and we're there. It's just the cherry on top when there's even more to do on the occasions when we drag ourselves away...

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Time for Thailand

(0) Comments | Posted 13 April 2013 | (00:00)

A rite of passage for any intrepid traveller, Thailand ticks just about every box in the 'holiday needs' category, from fascinating rainforests and sacred temples to stunning scenery and sublime sandy beaches - and that's before we even get to the incredible food or welcoming people. Needless to say, we...

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A Journey Through Jordan

(0) Comments | Posted 4 April 2013 | (15:57)

Jordan - an ancient land of desert backdrops, age old traditions, mysterious hidden temples, sweeping valleys, nomadic desert tribes, and a vibrant modern city. The Black Tomato team have been exploring this fascinating corner of the world, immersing themselves in the bustling markets, meeting the friendly locals, and experiencing the...

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Take Leave for Tel Aviv

(0) Comments | Posted 27 February 2013 | (13:11)

If Jerusalem is the Holy City, Tel Aviv is its wayward sister - made up of Mediterranean beaches, stylish bars, diverse cuisine and lively nightlife, it's a culture vulture's nirvana and one of Black Tomato's firm favourite city breaks. Emanating a feeling of the forever...

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California Dreaming

(0) Comments | Posted 20 February 2013 | (09:50)

With its cloudless skies, open beaches, warm waters and golden sunsets, Newport Beach is the definition of California living and this week at Black Tomato, we're all about teleporting you there as our lucky Cali correspondent Isabel Dexter live blogs from the wonderful...

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Palm Springs Plethora of Desert Pads

(0) Comments | Posted 14 February 2013 | (11:34)

Nestled in the Mojave Desert and only two hours outside Los Angeles, Palm Springs has become known as California's playground. Endless pool parties and jeep driving around the town and surrounding mountain ranges is a standard way of living. And Palm Springs does not lack when it comes to the...

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Texas Always Triumphs

(0) Comments | Posted 6 February 2013 | (11:54)

Texas is a state almost bigger than Europe, so it's no surprise there is a diverse amount of culture to cover. Whichever direction you go be it north, south, east or west you'll always find something to entice and surprise you. We at Black Tomato wholeheartedly...

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Cast Your Net Further Afield This Year

(0) Comments | Posted 29 January 2013 | (15:12)

2013 certainly is the year for a challenge, and we at Black Tomato have taken on a new angle - fishing. Don your galoshes and waders and go extreme like Robson Green as we show you our top places to sling your hook this year.


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