Lots of us visit Hollywood if we are holidaying on the west coast of the US. Now if you are looking for information when you get there, you could do worse than ask a waiter or a shopworker.
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Mary Jo Ginther is the Director of Palm Springs Bureau of Tourism in California. Here she takes you to her favourite places and tells us what she still wants to visit.
One of the most significant things to improve tourism to London has just been announced – the fact that the tube will run throughout the night.
Today, many people consider banks to have exhibited some of the worst excesses of capitalism and their reputation has plummeted.
From their travel trade convention, ABTA has released its Consumer Holiday Trends Report which suggests fewer of us are taking holidays.
Two days later, I am still recovering from reading a story in The Times on Saturday. A company is actually delivering airline meals to your home!
If you travelled to Spain this summer out of either Gatwick or Manchester and were delayed, you weren’t alone.
Gatorland also has what is called the Screamin’ Gator Zip Line, which has just recognized as one of the top Zipline attractions in the world. And I know why it is called “screamin.’” As does a certain man called Angel.
One of the most important industrial archives in the world and a unique record of 250 years of British art is under threat of being separated and sold off. To retain it as one collection and to keep it where it is the Art Fund is trying to raise the final £2.74m of the £15.75m fundraising target by 30 November.
It’s European Heritage Days this weekend in many places so get out and enjoy says Adrian as he also winds up the smaller stories of the week.
Opening today is the new City of London Heritage Gallery which is free to visitors and open from 10-5pm on every day except Sunday when it will only be open from midday until 4pm.
This is the name given by USTOA – US Travel Operators Association – to a promotion in the US to encourage people to holiday. Why mention it? Because why don’t we have something like it here?
Last season, as many as 350 rare loggerhead turtles came ashore onto beaches along Australia’s Southern Great Barrier Reef region to lay their eggs.
Roland Svensson moved to Bangkok. He has worked in hotels and resorts all over the Far East and is currently the general manager of The Sarojin in Thailand.
Argiro is a monk seal, one of just 450 left in the world. That means that we should take special care of them. But providing a sunbed is too much!
In the early autumn, Chicago provides a number of events for the visitor so that when you have finished wondering at the architectureand stopped shopping on the Magnificent Mile, there is always something else to see and do.
Why has the Barbados Tourism Authority joined in partnership with Liverpool Football Club?
Greece is hoping that many more of us will travel to Amfipolis in the Thessalonika region this autumn to see an important burial find that has been just found.
Every September, buildings of every age and style open their doors for you to visit them And this includes any number of buildings that don’t open at any other time of the year.
Just as night follows day, travellers can be assured that come the autumn, the Club 55 offers re-appear and this autumn is no exception.
With all the recent talk of a tourism levy wanted by the council in Edinburgh and the more than doubling of accommodation taxes in Rome, the other side of the coin is coming into the spotlight as well.
The threats to our wallets whilst holidaying or travelling come in many forms including pickpockets and fraudsters. These are mostly small time but government pickpocketing is the largest threat and the one we can do nothing about.
Unlike other destinations that are widely known for the changing colour of their foliage in autumn like New England and the New Forest, Finland is rarely considered.
Totally Thames is an exciting new, month-long arts and cultural celebration of London’s river, featuring over 100 river-related events along its entire 42 mile course through the capital.
Yesterday on the beach at Folkestone four gold bars were found after hundreds descended on the seaside resort with shovels, metal detectors and any digging implement they could find.
Yes, the airline has announced that it will offer business class to passengers. Called Ryanair Business Plus you can start booking it now
For those holidaying or planning to visit Napa Valley in the next few weeks, the word from the local tourism officials is that the wineries and vineyards are still open for business.
For those of you who got married this year or are planning to be married before June 30th next year, do you fancy winning a second honeymoon?