Travel destinations

The bounceback kid

Oct 28th, 2019 | By

Oxford concludes its outlook for Tunisian tourism by suggesting that there is ample potential for growth.



The Uluru dilemma

Oct 26th, 2019 | By
Uluru

Will birdwatching, looking at rock art and watching the sun come up over the monolith be enough to keep 400,000 people coming each year?



Lighting up Blackpool

Oct 24th, 2019 | By

And you thought that Blackpool just had lights stretching along the front and that was it!



Back to Sharm

Oct 23rd, 2019 | By
map of the Sinai

The Egyptian tourism minister, Rania A Al Mashat tweeted “Welcome back to Sharm el Sheikh. Our Friends…You’ve been missed.”



Barbados thanks Thomas Cook customers

Oct 22nd, 2019 | By

The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) and members of the Barbados Hotel & Tourism Association (BHTA), have partnered to launch ‘Barbados Cares’



Caribbean Calling

Oct 16th, 2019 | By
barbados beach

The aim of the campaign is to highlight the diversity that is available in the Caribbean nations.



The Devil’s Horn

Oct 15th, 2019 | By

Is this Mallorca’s new travel promotion scheme to remnd us that the island is more than just about beaches, sunshine and watersports?



Double whammied Slovenia

Oct 10th, 2019 | By
panoramic view of Ljubjlana

The absence of any flights from UK regions will reduce the opportunities for people to explore the delights of Slovenia



The Gambia wants you to visit

Oct 9th, 2019 | By

In the wake of the demise of Thomas Cook, Gambia is now on the lookout for visitors to holiday in the country this coming autumn and winter.



Morocco looks to the French

Oct 6th, 2019 | By

It has been estimated that about a hundred thousand Britons would have travelled by Thomas Cook to Morocco which is about one-in-seven of all British visitors to the country.



Three hours from Tokyo

Sep 27th, 2019 | By

Headed to Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup which runs until the 2 November? When you’ve had your fill of rugby, be sure to explore Tokyo and around



The biggest tourism promotion of them all

Sep 20th, 2019 | By

Where the Japanese have been clever is that by picking some cities westerners might not know they are widening the knowledge to foreigners about what to see and do.



Go! Holiday in the Bahamas

Sep 15th, 2019 | By

Another way of helping is by continuing to consider holidaying in the Bahamas.



Spicing up Grenada

Sep 13th, 2019 | By

If cinnamon and nutmeg were the reasons that the island of Grenada got its reputation as the spice island of the Caribbean then tourism might be the reason why it thrives in the twenty-first century.



Puerto Rico for your pleasure

Sep 9th, 2019 | By

Puerto Rico (which Americans don’t even need a passport to reach) is back on the Caribbean travel map, with its promise of winter sun which won’t cost a fortune.



Stuttgart and Bauhaus

Sep 8th, 2019 | By

More convenient for Britons is Stuttgart and ideal for a city or short break. It also has links with Bauhaus.



South America calls

Sep 2nd, 2019 | By

Flight bookings up until 31 July for departures in the next six months (between August 2019 and January 2020) from the UK indicate that key growth destinations include Ecuador (up 25.1%), Dominican Republic (24.1%), Costa Rica (20.3%) and Chile. (8.3%.)



The Indy Ski Pass

Sep 1st, 2019 | By

In North America they have launched the Indy Pass which is multi-resort ski pass covering 34 independently owned resorts across the continent.



Developing Uganda

Aug 29th, 2019 | By

Uganda has 54% of the population of mountain gorillas most living in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga in southwestern Uganda.



Looking at Sutton Hoo anew

Aug 27th, 2019 | By

For many years Sutton Hoo has been managed by the National Trust. they have just re-opened the visitor centre after updating and renovation.



Stealing or just bagging a souvenir?

Aug 21st, 2019 | By

Were they just planning a sand feature in their garden or were they going, as has been suggested by some media outlets, to sell it on the internet?



Have you visited London?

Aug 19th, 2019 | By
Tower of London

Leonardo Hotels have undertaken some research that suggests about 6% of Britons – that is over 3.5 million of us – have never visited London.



Free insurance at properties in India

Aug 18th, 2019 | By

What OYO will provide is insurance which will cover baggage loss, medical expenses and accidental death.



A Star Wars problem?

Aug 13th, 2019 | By

Disney open their Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction at Disneyland in California on August 29th



Don’t dock in Venice

Aug 9th, 2019 | By

Instead of docking at the current Marittima terminal in Venice, cruise ships will dock at the Fusina and Lombardia terminals



The Portsmouth Pass

Aug 7th, 2019 | By

Four of the biggest tourist attractions in the city have got together and introduced a pass saving visitors a saving of 20%.



The Guiness Storehouse wins again

Aug 6th, 2019 | By

About 1.7 million visitors went to the Guiness Storehouse in Dublin and, despite the fact that you have to pay, it was still the most popular attraction on Ireland.



Are you off to the maes?

Aug 5th, 2019 | By

The National Eisteddfod is on for another week and during that time about 150,000 will visit.