Travel destinations

Now Croatia imposes testing

Jul 23rd, 2021 | By
panoramic view of Dubrovnik

Croatia wants all UK visitors to provide a negative COVID test on arrival even if people have been double vaccinated.



Does it matter?

Jul 22nd, 2021 | By

Is this a reasonable decision to take by UNESCO? Will tourists and visitors be deterred from enjoyment by the changes?



Off to Ireland again

Jul 20th, 2021 | By

Yesterday the rules in Ireland were relaxed for incoming British visitors



What do they know about France?

Jul 17th, 2021 | By

Is the government now saying that they haven’t been telling us the full truth about the efficacy of the vaccines?



7.5 million in less than a decade

Jul 17th, 2021 | By

This weekend the Museum of Liverpool will be celebrating its tenth birthday.



No big cruise ships in Venice

Jul 16th, 2021 | By

The ban takes place from August 1st and may have come about because UNESCO was talking about adding Venice on its world heritage watchlist



Jersey welcomes the vaccinated

Jul 13th, 2021 | By

Getting to Jersey now should be a lot easier for most of us than it has been in the last few months



Iceland for a summer break

Jul 11th, 2021 | By

The strongest reason for visiting is that Iceland is on the UK’s green list, not even the green watch list



Visiting the Canaries again

Jul 10th, 2021 | By

Topping that list will be the Canary Islands so here are some of the best spots for beachgoers there



The August staycation

Jul 8th, 2021 | By

Cool Camping says that in August, there is an occupancy rate of 60% in its camping and glamping sites but space is available in even the most popular areas.



Guernsey makes travel easier

Jul 7th, 2021 | By
Guernsey

July 1st was the day that Guernsey allowed Britons who had received two jabs to to travel to the island without having to self-isolate or undergo testing of any sort.



Cruise to Tunisia

Jun 28th, 2021 | By

MSC Cruises announced the addition of Tunisia and the port of La Goulette to its summer 2022 sailings in the Mediterranean.



Be Our Guest

Jun 27th, 2021 | By

Visit Leeds and Leeds Hotels and Venues Association offer a three night stay for the price of two at 12 leading hotels across Leeds



Switzerland opens to Britons

Jun 26th, 2021 | By
The Swiss Alps in summer

As the UK is the second most important European source market for Switzerland, this step was welcomed by the Swiss tourism industry.



Best tourism villages

Jun 20th, 2021 | By

Last month the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced that it wanted to recognise the uniqueness of each village



Llanfairpwll or Llanfair PG

Jun 19th, 2021 | By

A favourite answer in pub quizzes, now it seems to have become the fall-back tourism story when overseas news broadcasters want a story about the UK that is a bit quirky.



Nottingham Castle re-opens

Jun 8th, 2021 | By

The truth is somewhat different. Very different! But it is the legend of Robin Hood that attracts people to the castle.



Venice celebrates its 1600th anniversary

Jun 7th, 2021 | By

To celebrate 1,600 years in such a cultural and heritage site will produce plenty of events from which to choose.



900 years old

Jun 5th, 2021 | By

The abbey emains open every day, from dawn to dusk.



Only a hundred?

Jun 2nd, 2021 | By

Most of us read books, walked the same route day-after-day and binged on the tv and Netflix during lockdowns



Welcome back to Guernsey

Jun 1st, 2021 | By

From the beginning of July, Guernsey will remove the need for PCR testing and self-isolation for visitors coming from the UK to the island – or islands



Holidaying in the Isle of Man

May 28th, 2021 | By

A relaxing of the restrictions on the Isle of Man which would have allowed people on the mainland to holiday on the island have been put off until a later date.



“Having a night on us”

May 27th, 2021 | By

Marketing Manchester says that additional hotels will be joining the campaign over the coming weeks and months so this promotion will run for some time.



In Napoleon’s footsteps

May 21st, 2021 | By

This small island between Corsica and the Italian mainland has become a popular tourist destination



Celebrating Derby’s industrial heritage

May 20th, 2021 | By

Tomorrow, (21st of May) the new Museum of Making in Derby will open its doors to its first visitors.



Come and visit

May 19th, 2021 | By

EU ambassadors meeting today recommended that vaccinated travellers from third countries should be able to enter the EU with fewer hassles



International Museum Day

May 18th, 2021 | By

If you are looking for a museum visit don’t just head for the big, main city ones; they all need your support so look locally first.



RHS Garden Bridgewater opens

May 17th, 2021 | By

The creation of Bridgewater – the Society’s first new garden in 17 years – is the largest gardening project in Europe.