Posts Tagged ‘ Canada ’

Saturday snippets: 2nd June 2018

Jun 2nd, 2018 | By
panoramic view of the Lake District

The Lake District, a new Bronte trail, the big Ramsagate festival and the arrival of Las Vegas in London to bring some pizzazz to the capital are some of Adrian’s thoughts this week.



Mind the Gap

Mar 25th, 2018 | By

Is the daily commute to office cubicle getting you down? It’s time to take a break from Britain, says Kaye Holland



Remembering traditional Inuit culture

Feb 21st, 2018 | By

Fifty years ago, Inuit men, women and youth of North Baffin Island created a series of drawings about what life was like in this remote part of Canada.



Saturday snippets: 27th January 2018

Jan 27th, 2018 | By
Aphrodite Rock in Cyprus

The weather seems to have influenced Adrian this week. Floods in Paris, avalanches in Japan and Switzerland but, according to Travelzoo, we want to travel more but spend a little less.



Saturday snippets: 6th January 2018

Jan 6th, 2018 | By

Adrian sums up some of the smaller stories of the week.



Saturday snippets: 25th November 2017

Nov 25th, 2017 | By

Tax rises (here and in Greece) Christmas markets and the Northern Lights all go to make up some of the smaller news stories of the week.



Best new openings

Nov 5th, 2017 | By

Think you’ve seen it all? Refresh your bucket list with these incredible new openings and experiences coming in 2018



Saturday snippets: 28th October 2017

Oct 28th, 2017 | By

Greater protection for air passengers, Ryanair’s baggage policy and new museum about dogs occupy some of Adrian’s thoughts this week.



Saturday snippets: September 16th 2017

Sep 16th, 2017 | By

Light shows, food festivals and a new US civil rights trail are some of the things catching Adrian’s attention this week.



Saturday snippets: August 19th 2017

Aug 19th, 2017 | By

Dwarves, Chagall, the popularity of the Mexican resort of Puetra Vallarta and WWI are some of the things that attracted Adrian’s attention this week.



What’s hot: August 2017

Jul 31st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world



Saturday snippets: May 20th 2017

May 20th, 2017 | By

Last year saw more Britons travel aboard for over ten years.And more holidayed at home making 2016 a bumper year for travel.



Free entry to all Canadian national parks

Mar 6th, 2017 | By
overhanging cliff

If other destinations celebrating anniversaries copied this generous Canadian offer there would be a lot more grateful visitors and lot more word of mouth recommendations.



Saturday snippets; 4th March 2017

Mar 4th, 2017 | By
Rolling Stones exhibition poster

Canada, Croatia and Geneva all announced that more Britons were travelling there. New York expects fewer of us and Egypt seems to be trying to deter us from holidaying in the land “where it all began.”



The success of Caribbean tourism

Feb 14th, 2017 | By
beach at Playa Juanillo

There was an increase of 4.1% in British visitors to the Caribbean last year.



On safari – Arctic style

Feb 4th, 2017 | By
polar bear and photographer

The experience surpassed my wildest dreams – every day we were just feet, and in one case inches, from enormous, gorgeous polar bears.



What’s hot: February 2017

Feb 1st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world



What’s hot in 2017 – according to the travel industry part 2

Dec 30th, 2016 | By
new Orleans

Advice and tips from tour operators on where to holiday in 2017 is compiled from those received before Christmas. Canada, New Orleans, Russia, South Africa and Chile feature across the lists.



Tomorrow, the world

Nov 14th, 2016 | By

Start planning that trip of a lifetime…



Canada calling

Oct 28th, 2016 | By

The low-down on 2017’s hottest destination



Watching beluga whales

Oct 6th, 2016 | By
HEAD OF A BELUGA WHALE

The first time I came across a beluga I was surprised at how very white they were and then how playful they became almost as though they wanted to join in with our activities.



Saturday snippets: 30th April 2016

Apr 30th, 2016 | By

Adrian finds that Hawaii isn’t promoting to visitors but to its own locals and Brazil hosts an exhibition in London t remind us that there is more to the country than just the Olympic Games.



Winterlude

Jan 26th, 2016 | By

At the weekend, the first of 600,000 people who will visit Ottawa for the annual Winterlude celebration began to make their way into the city.



Best value destinations

Nov 15th, 2015 | By

Our essential annual hot-list of where in the world to go for wallet-friendly wandering, whether you’re hunting for a bargain or in search of old-school cheapness. Splurgers, look elsewhere.



Flying to Canada

Nov 1st, 2015 | By

Canada is working really hard to persuade us to visit the country. The number of new routes that has been announced suggests that connectivity is the key to encouraging us to travel.



Where the experts holiday: René Zografos, author of Attractive Unattractive Americans

Aug 19th, 2015 | By

Journalist and author, René Zografos, talks travel



Saturday snippets: 4th Juy 2015

Jul 4th, 2015 | By

Street painting, scarec rows and the atrocity in Sousse are some of the thoughts occupying Adrian this week.



Foodie feast in French

Apr 4th, 2015 | By

Québec City, French-speaking Canada’s historic hub, is replete with fantastic food. Anna Maria Espsäter takes a bite out of town on a Tours Voir Food Tour.