Travel destinations

Portugal welcomes Britons

Apr 8th, 2019 | By

Portugal has a website reminding Britons that there will be a welcome for them in Portugal entitled Brelcome.



Keep calm and ski on

Apr 5th, 2019 | By

All we might say to our British clients is: ‘Keep calm and ski on!’



A restored garden, Goering and a white wallaby!

Apr 4th, 2019 | By

This Saturday, Leonardslee Lakes and Gardens, the biggest UK garden restoration project since Heligan opens to the public.



Are we still holidaying in the USA?

Apr 3rd, 2019 | By

It looks as though San Francisco is seeing fewer British holidaymakers but that may not be the case for the USA as a whole.



Making the Glasgow Style

Mar 29th, 2019 | By

For just a short few decades, the group flourished but the style they created has remained popular ever since.



The rock-cut tombs of Dalyan

Mar 26th, 2019 | By

Dalyan, on the southwest coast of Turkey, is not a beach resort but an inland town that attracts visitors due to the impressive Kaunian rock-cut tombs.



Sixty thousand blooms to view

Mar 25th, 2019 | By

From mid-April, the gardens at the castle will see over 130 different varieties of tulip flower but they a comparatively short time – just three weeks.



Overseas visitors are spending less in the West Midlands

Mar 24th, 2019 | By
Shakespeares Birthplace

In 2017, international visitors spent £806.9 million in the West Midlands. This was down on the previous two years (2016 – £854.7 million and 2015 – £816.2 million) at a time when the overall overseas spend in the UK had risen.



St Patrick’s Festival

Mar 16th, 2019 | By

Although St Patrick’s Day is tomorrow, we are right in the middle of the four-day St Patrick’s Festival in Dublin.



Parc Astérix is 30 and Astérix is 60

Mar 15th, 2019 | By

As long as I can remember, Astérix and his bumbling crony Obélix have been around.



Cherry blossom in Canada.

Mar 11th, 2019 | By

Unlike many countries where the cherry blossom is over all too briefly, Canada provides the opportunity to see if over a few of the late Spring months.



In a lazy paradise called Palawan

Mar 9th, 2019 | By

Reza explores some remoter areas of the Philippines – Palawan



More British visitors will travel to Arizona

Mar 7th, 2019 | By

This isn’t a forecast by the state’s tourist authority, its mine but I’m pretty sure it will be accurate.



Putting Cwmbran on the map

Mar 5th, 2019 | By

Congratulations to Mr Adams for managing something that the local council has never managed to achieve – putting Cwmbran on the tourist map.



The cranes return

Feb 28th, 2019 | By

New hotels are being constructed, new trails for tourists to follow are being developed and existing buildings are being given a lick of TLC.



Aggressive Malaysia

Feb 28th, 2019 | By

Will all this plus city breaks in the capital, Kuala Lumpur and other cities plus that fast-growing tourism offering – medical tourism – be enough to find the extra millions the minister wants?



Awaiting the Britons

Feb 21st, 2019 | By

Having survived the worst, all the accommodation providers, the attractions and the destinations hope to prosper now the Britons are returning.



Two sides of a coin

Feb 17th, 2019 | By

Without the airline frequency, many visitors won’t have time to visit Alice Springs unless that is specifically a place they want to visit.



The growth and growth of RAK

Feb 16th, 2019 | By
Ras-al-Khaimah fort

From a complete start until now, the tourist authority has laboured to put the place on the map. And hasn’t it succeeded!



Don’t do “time” in Australia

Feb 13th, 2019 | By

Over 650,000 Britons visit Australia from the UK each year. Most of the time there are no problems but Lucy Taylor of LY Lawyers warns of some offences that might land you in gaol.



Illuminating a thousand years ago

Feb 12th, 2019 | By

It is very unlikely that some of the items on display will be seen in the UK again for decades if not hundreds of years.



The most affordable holiday resorts

Feb 10th, 2019 | By

Just because one destination is cheaper doesn’t mean that the whole country is



Remembering Biggin Hill

Feb 3rd, 2019 | By

The museum work isn’t completed. More monetary donations are needed to complete the next stage of work and more “everyday” items are always welcome.



Forget opulent comfort

Jan 29th, 2019 | By

Outside of Freetown you will find what was described to me as “barefoot luxury.”



Singapore is 200

Jan 29th, 2019 | By
image of Singapore skyline

These are the main events in just the first month of so of the celebrations. There will be many more throughout the year.



Rio’s architectural heritage

Jan 28th, 2019 | By

Next year visitors to Rio de Janeiro should find any number of tours that will specialise on the burgeoning architectural highlights of the city.
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Saint Lucia has its best ever tourism year

Jan 24th, 2019 | By

Although it seems like a lot of visitors stayed on the island in fact the numbers are much less and the island remains largely uncrowded.



Bringing in the new year in Rio

Dec 31st, 2018 | By

In Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, the new year is brought in by what is claimed to be the biggest outdoor party in the world on Copacabana Beach.