Travel destinations

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.



Forget Australia this year?

Jun 18th, 2020 | By
Sydney Harbour Bridge

The Australian tourism minister yesterday said that the Australian border might stay closed until next year for short term visitors.



Get a test, grab a prize

Jun 11th, 2020 | By
Lanzarote

Before you fly, the Canaries would prefer it if, sometime between 72 and 48 hours before you fly you have a coronavirus test.



Remembering Dickens

Jun 9th, 2020 | By

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the death of one of the most popular and well-known novelists that the UK has ever produced – Charles Dickens.



Tunisia re-opens

Jun 5th, 2020 | By

It means that when we can fly again, Tunisia looks to be one of the safest destination to which Britons can holiday.



Oh to visit a garden again

Jun 3rd, 2020 | By

The gardens of some of the properties ownedby the National Trust, (NT) the RHS and the National Garden Scheme are opening for us to visit..



Kuoni bets on UK holidays

Jun 1st, 2020 | By

Launched last Friday, the holidays that Kuoni will offer vary from luxury offerings to family oriented deals.



Do Cyprus and Japan show the way?

May 28th, 2020 | By
Aphrodite Rock in Cyprus

In the last couple of days both Cyprus and Japan have announced plans to stimulate their tourist seasons. Both are entirely different but will either work?



Today is the beginning of English Tourism Week.

May 25th, 2020 | By

Finally, governments and individuals might be realising how important tourism is to our wellbeing.



Spain re-opens in July

May 25th, 2020 | By
a beach in the Canary islands

The Spanish prim minister urged destinations, attractions, museums, galleries, restaurants and bars to get ready and told Spaniards to start planning their holidays.



Abbey of St Edmund is 1000

May 22nd, 2020 | By

A year of celebration had been planned but event after event has had to be cancelled or moved forward into the year in the hope that it might still happen.