It’s not just the siling that will be an experience that you’ll never forget it is what occurs around the race as well. Take the leg which will start in about a week and take competitors from Jamaica to New York.
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On May 18th it is International Museums Day. Linked with this in the UK is Museums at Night, a three day event that starts today.
Conflicting news has been issued recently about the attractiveness of Wales as a holiday destination. Have you considered day trips, short breaks or holidays in Wales?
The last weekend of May (May 31st and June 1st) is the best opportunity for wine lovers to participate in the huge Loire Valley wine fair which takes place each year in the pleasant city of Tours.
In Manarat Al Saadiyat there is already a Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry and a Louvre Abu Dhabi which is described as a museum city.
There is nothing quite so annoying as being pestered by mosquitos. Particularly if you are one of those people that swells up around the area of the bite
On the 30th of April an exact replica of Tutankhamun’s tomb was installed near the 3,000-year-old original version. Why? Because we visitors have been slowly destroying the original.
Recreational hiking was born in South-West Germany so it comes as no surprise to learn that they are working hard to encourage those of us who like outdoor holidays to holiday there.
As the Daily Mirror lets us know that temperatures are to reach the 80’s (funny how the media use Fahrenheit when they want to show how hot it will be) people will head to the beaches and that must mean that sand sculpture time is on us again.
In Madrid’s Parque de Atracciones a new attraction has opened – Nickelodeon Land.
The long queues faced by some passengers yesterday evening both at airports and ports due to “IT problems” shows yet again a problem that airports – in particular – don’t face up to. How to deal with the elderly, young children and those who cannot stand for hours on end.
You may not have heard much about the monster this season. Or last. Garry Campbell from the University of the Highlands and Islands says that no-one has come forward in 18 months with a monster sighting
The Danes have long been fond of exploring this 3,600 kilometre touring route through their own country as it changes from picturesque, rolling scenery of unspoiled farmland to forests and heaths and then mile upon mile of pristine coastline.
The first inductees have been made into the hall of fame that was launched by Visit England a little while ago.
As many of you will be aware, Visit England has been setting up a hall of fame and asking you to vote on it. Someone you might have heard of called William Shakespeare has been voted England’s ultimate claim to fame. The nation’s bard has won The People’s Choice in England’s Hall of Fame with 50% more votes than any other claim.
One of the most significant festivals in Taiwan’s events calendar, the annual Dragon Boat Festival, is celebrating its 35th year in 2014.
Why a skiing story just as the season is ending you might ask? But if you want to get a bit more skiing in before your skies until next winter have you considered Iceland?
Next month, Copenhagen hosts the Eurovision Song Contest. But don’t hold that against it. There are plenty of other things happening in the capital city of Denmark.
One of the advantages of having access to a beach hut is that it provides somewhere to change, somewhere to stay out of the wind and somewhere to eat without having competition from ants and flies for your food. The Beach Hut from Olpro takes 10 seconds to pitch.
Angkor: Adventure in the Lost Kingdom, is set in a huge area covering 10,500 square metres and is inspired by the jungles of Asia This star attraction of 2014 is a ‘battle-boat’ ten-minute water ride.
Last Saturday, the Southend Standard reported that one of the town’s big attractions – Adventure island – which is on the West Esplanade had put up signs asking men not to wander about topless. Why and does it matter?
With temperatures being forecastv to hit 20 degrees over the Easter weekend some of us will head for the beaches. So it is timely that the organisation that issues the Blue Flag awards has released its latest guide.
Does the presence of a wind farm put you off holidaying or taking a day trip to a particular destination? For some time, perceived thinking is that it might.
easyJet has announced that – as from today – passengers can e-readers, tablets and mobile phones throughout their flight.
It’s just a few days until The Kelpies is officially opened. What is it? The Kelpies is an art installation in Falkirk that will may well become one of the largest tourist attractions in Scotland.
You might remember that a few weeks ago Just about Travel mentioned that there was a huge luggage show taking place in the US and we’d let you know some of the more interesting items that were available there.
Like Spain and their Easter celebrations, Italy melds religious traditions and celebrations but with culinary delights as well.
How popular a destination is Poland for those of us living in the UK and Ireland?