Travel destinations

Heritage open days

Sep 20th, 2020 | By

Now that I have told you that it has been a week of heritage days, how many readers actually knew that it was happening?



Costa del Tottenham

Sep 17th, 2020 | By

Starting this Saturday, (20th of September) the Laugh Out London club will re-open as a new socially distanced venue.



“Camp” in a “camping coach”

Sep 14th, 2020 | By

Usually this sort of accommodation would have an appeal limited to railway fans but not now.



Is travelling getting to be a chore?

Sep 12th, 2020 | By

Do you remember the good old days when you booked a trip and an hour after landing you had your feet up on a sun lounger?



Qurantine for Scots returning from Greece

Sep 2nd, 2020 | By
Shipwrech beach in Zakynthos

The Scottish government has imposed a 14 day quarantine period for any Scots resident that had holidayed in Greece.



Portuguese travel rules

Aug 31st, 2020 | By

We’ve had questions about the rules for travelling to Portugal and its islands so here is a summary.



Portugal opens – at speed!

Aug 22nd, 2020 | By

In many ways, Portugal could turn out to be a winner for tourism over the next few months.



A Barbadian holiday this year?

Aug 20th, 2020 | By
barbados beach

Barbados could be expecting a bumper crop of Britons anxious to have a safe and sunny holiday this year?



Applauding English tourism

Aug 19th, 2020 | By

In England they have given thanks to those tourism organisations with Visit England hosting the annual Awards for Excellence



What does the best offer?

Aug 11th, 2020 | By

The holiday rental search company, Holidu, has put together a list of what it says are the best places to visit in the UK and the top three include two cities and a town.



Only visit if you can swim

Aug 10th, 2020 | By

Unlike most museums this is one is underwater and, unless you are proficient in scuba or diving, you will be unable to visit it.



Fancy a citybreak?

Aug 1st, 2020 | By

Visitors to our major metropolitan areas are way down, even in London and Edinburgh, places that at this time of the year ought to be very busy.



Portugal misses out again

Jul 27th, 2020 | By

Why is Portugal not on our travel list when countries seemingly in a more toxic position remain.



Avoid mainland Spain?

Jul 26th, 2020 | By

Whether you travel to mainland Spain or any of its islands you will have to self-isolate for fourteen days upon your return.



You can go to Spain again

Jul 25th, 2020 | By
Time for a trip to Tenerife?

Scots can travel to the Canaries and enjoy Gran Canaria, Tenerife, Lanzarote and La Gomera again.



Best UK seaside resorts?

Jul 24th, 2020 | By
llansteffan beach

Thinking about it being at the bottom of such a list could be best. It means that it is unlikely that it would attract hordes of visitors.



Back to Butlins

Jul 16th, 2020 | By

On the traditional and most well-known names in British holiday life – Butlins – has announced that it will re-open as from July 24.



What to expect in Greece

Jul 15th, 2020 | By

Now that Britons are free to travel to Greece what might we expect?



Stay put till the 20th July

Jul 10th, 2020 | By

Originally there was to have been a short list of countries published yesterday that would allow Irish residents to travel without quarantining on their return.



The Louvre re-opens

Jul 8th, 2020 | By

Other museums in Europe and elsewhere are watching how the Louvre deals with the outcome of the pandemic.



“Ireland, make a break for it”

Jul 7th, 2020 | By

Ireland will be biting their fingers to the quick in the hope that those living in Ireland will want to see more of the country first



Portugal misses out

Jul 5th, 2020 | By

Just what does Portugal have to do to get British politicians and medics to say we can holiday there?



The Caribbean re-opens

Jul 3rd, 2020 | By

As the Caribbean opens up it just is waiting for one for vital ingredient – you to visit it.



Traffic light holidays

Jun 28th, 2020 | By
Time for a trip to Tenerife?

It has been an open secret that the fourteen day quarantine rule was going to be dropped pretty soon in the UK.



Lockdown easing in the UK and Ireland

Jun 25th, 2020 | By

Here is a quick summary of lockdown easing as it affects tourism in the home nations and Ireland.



Independence day approaches

Jun 24th, 2020 | By

Independence day could be celebrated in England. It’s the day when we can start enjoying tourism again.



Spain jumps the gun?

Jun 21st, 2020 | By

Spain has announced that it would let British residents enter the country without having quarantine restrictions. And it starts as from today.



Yes Virginia, there is a summer tourist season!

Jun 20th, 2020 | By
North wales landscape

The news from the Welsh government that some tourism can start from the 13th of July will be a significant tonic for the tourism industry.