Posts Tagged ‘ China ’

A spot of optimism

Mar 11th, 2020 | By

For travellers and holidaymakers there isn’t a lot of good news at the moment so when any comes our way it behoves us to pass it on.



Going solo

Mar 8th, 2020 | By

On International Women’s Day, Kaye Holland says that every woman should travel alone at least once



Where to holiday?

Feb 25th, 2020 | By

The travel industry would dearly love to know if the coronavirus is affecting your holiday thinking. afternoon!



Venice carnival closes early

Feb 23rd, 2020 | By
carnival in venice

The Venice Carnival, one of the most well-known events in the world, has closed earlier than it normally does because of the coronavirus.



After caronavirus

Feb 19th, 2020 | By
tal fins of British Airways planes

That is why I think the airline sales we saw in January won’t be the last ones we see.



Spain on the decline?

Feb 4th, 2020 | By

Spain is only the choice of 13.6% of people aged 25-34.



A holiday in China?

Jan 27th, 2020 | By

Overnight came the news that the FCO had recommended that only essential travel to mainland China take place.



Tourism in a trade war

Jun 5th, 2019 | By

The Chinese government issued what seems to be the equivalent of a trade advisory to its citizens warning them against travelling to the USA warning them of robberies, violence, shootings and harassment.



Shakespeare in China

Oct 3rd, 2018 | By
Shakespeares Birthplace

In the future, you might not want to go to Stratford but instead to San Weng, a new international heritage and cultural centre near Fuzhou City in China.



What’s hot: July 2018

Jul 1st, 2018 | By

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



What’s hot: May 2017

Apr 30th, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world, right now



What’s hot: April 2018

Mar 31st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel lets you in what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel industry this month



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



Saturday snippets: 3rd March 2018

Mar 3rd, 2018 | By

New museum openings, mullet hair styles and the importance of British tourists to Nicaragua, Estonia and St Lucia occupy some of Adrian’s attention this week.



When and where to go in China

Jan 4th, 2018 | By

If you want to be part of the incoming visitor crowd, The China Guide has told you where to go and when. If you want to see a quieter and less busy China, this gives you a clue on where to avoid!



Chocolate is the key to golfing on Hainan Island

Dec 14th, 2017 | By

Sarah visits Hainan Island where she was given the opportunity to visit two golf resorts on this attractive volcanic holiday resort island. the secret to successful golf and a fun day – chocolate!



Best value destinations

Oct 30th, 2017 | By

If you’re looking to wander frugally or save on a visit to pricier big-hitters, then our list of good-value getaways is the place to start



Say hello to Hiroshima

Sep 10th, 2017 | By

A visit to Hiroshima represents a heart breaking, important history lesson but – thanks to the fabulous food, friendly locals and attractive city itself – it’s not the only memory you’ll leave with



Saturday snippets: June 10th 2017

Jun 10th, 2017 | By

Ireland and the USA are seeking more British holidaymakers. Would you consider a summer holiday there?



What’s hot: May 2017

May 1st, 2017 | By

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



Saturday snippets: April 1st 2017

Apr 1st, 2017 | By

Being April Fool’s day, I have resisted the temptation to try and fool you. Instead boring things like VAT, travel insurance fraud and the Battle of (the) Womens Path will have to do.



The most splendid city in the world

Mar 13th, 2017 | By
boat on West Lake

Reza visits Hangzhou in China, a city chosen to hold last years G20 summit.



Saturday snippets: 31st December 2016

Dec 31st, 2016 | By
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Whatever you are doing – or not doing – tonight to celebrate the new year; enjoy yourself. And best wishes from all of us here at Just about Travel for a better and prosperous year than 2016.



Saturday snippets: 12th November 2016

Nov 12th, 2016 | By
Blenheim Palce - illuminating the formal gardens at Christmas

The opening of the skiing season is early in Alpe d’Huez, light shows are becoming increasingly popular and soon there will be direct flights to the city of the Terracotta Army.



Visiting Hangzhou

Sep 14th, 2016 | By
Image of West Lake

After the G20 summit and Theresa May’s visit to a restaurant in Hangzhou, it appears that it has sparked interest amongst Brits as a holiday destination.



Saturday snippets: 10th September 2016

Sep 10th, 2016 | By
entry to the walk

Brexit, balloons, trails for the disabled and the end of wi-fi are some of what attracted Adrian’s attention this week.



Where the experts holiday: Nick Wandering, travelholic

Aug 5th, 2016 | By

Travel blogger, Nick Morris, shares his travel highs and lows



Where the experts holiday: Charlie Raymond, author of career meltdown meets travel memoir, Hired, Fired, Fled

Jul 26th, 2016 | By

Charlie Raymond, author of Hired, Fired, Fled – one man’s global quest to beat the rat race – shares some of his travel experiences with Just About Travel readers