Lizzie Heeley

Lizzie Heeley

Marketing Director

Lizzie Heeley

Marketing Director

I first heard of The Turquoise Holiday Company whilst on a summer internship at Conde Nast Traveller. Having realised the magazine world wasn’t quite right for me, I soon turned my attention to all things Turquoise, whose gorgeous branding and family owned and run ethos immediately captured my attention. It is with pure embarrassment, but luckily no regret, that I remember strolling straight into the Turquoise office one morning, requesting a meeting with Marketing Director, now Managing Director, James Bell. After half an hour chewing James’s ear off about my desire to work for a tour operator such as Turquoise, I left with an enormous grin on my face and the offer of a summer work placement. The rest, as they say, is history. Almost seven years later, I still feel incredibly lucky to work in one of the world’s most inspiring, infectious and innovative industries, full to the brim of exceptional people, beautiful places and exciting journeys.


How to Beat Jet Lag: Top Tips from the Turquoise Team

5th April 2019
by Lizzie Heeley

The day you arrive on holiday is always very special, sometimes a little surreal, awash with excitement and anticipation. Suddenly we have gone from looking at that picture-perfect image in the brochure, to physically being in it – feeling our toes in the sand, listening to the gentle lapping of the ocean, smelling that sweet […]

9 Baby and Toddler Friendly Holiday Ideas

13th March 2019
by Lizzie Heeley

The idea of travelling long-haul with a new-born babe or wobbly toddler might seem too stressful to even contemplate, but when your little ones are at their littlest, it is in fact the easiest time to travel further afield as a family. Not only is it easier to get them to sleep on overnight flights […]


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