Posts Tagged ‘ Olympics ’

What’s hot: March 2017

Feb 28th, 2017 | By

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



The worst football fans

Aug 29th, 2016 | By

The low-down on five football fans to avoid



London is open

Aug 19th, 2016 | By

London is open and it is staying that way, writes Kaye Holland



Rio for free

Aug 17th, 2016 | By

Been inspired to put Rio on your bucket list in light of the Olympic Games? A trip to the Cidade Maravilhosa (Marvelous City) need not cost the earth



World’s best drinks: Caipirinha

Jul 14th, 2016 | By

Put a little Brazil in your mouth! Sugary, sexy and simple, Brazil’s national cocktail, a tantalising three-ingredient taste of tropicalia, goes down oh so sweet and easy. Blame it on Rio!



Spotlight on Uruguay, South America’s little hidden gem

Mar 27th, 2016 | By

Long overshadowed by its giant neighbours, Brazil and Argentina, Uruguay is finally getting the attention it deserves says Kaye Holland



Eat your way around the world without leaving London

Jun 21st, 2015 | By

Sean Fulton – founder of the blog Around the world in 196 tables – suggests how you can eat your way around the world, without leaving the M25



What’s hot: January 2015

Dec 31st, 2014 | By

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



Ski spotlight: Rob Freeman, author of the Snowfinder guidebook on Austria

Dec 27th, 2014 | By

Rob Freeman – the UK’s leading authority on skiing in Austria and author of the Snowfinder guidebook on Austria – talks life on the slopes



Where the experts holiday: Mark Middleton from Oasis Overland

Jul 24th, 2014 | By

Mark Middleton from Oasis Overland Adventure Travel on Europe, Ethiopia and why Iran is underrated



London calling: Kaye Holland

Jul 17th, 2014 | By

Ahead of the two year anniversary of the Olympic Games, London based journalist and co-founder of Talk of the Town, Kaye Holland, opens her little black book to reveal the best places to eat, shop and play in London Town



Austin powers onto the world stage

Jun 24th, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland visits the hottest new destination in Texas



Spotlight on Russia

Mar 6th, 2014 | By

Inspired by Sochi 2014? Let Lonely Planet take you on a culinary journey through Russia



10 reasons to love London

Mar 5th, 2014 | By

London is just capital. Here’s 10 reasons why



What’s hot: March 2014

Feb 27th, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month it’s good news for The Shard and Sochi but bad news for Bangkok and anyone planning a trip to the Kingdom of Bling



All eyes on Turin

Feb 26th, 2014 | By

From coffee and chocolate to first class museums and world famous football teams, Turin has it all – and a lot more besides says Kaye Holland



Where the experts holiday: Phoebe Smith, editor of Wanderlust travel magazine and author of Extreme Sleeps: Adventures of a Wild Camper

Jan 25th, 2014 | By

Some of the best travel adventures can be found right here in the UK says Phoebe Smith – editor of adventure travel magazine Wanderlust and author of Extreme Sleeps: Adventures of a Wild Camper



The year that was

Dec 27th, 2013 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2013 holiday highlights



Ice, ice baby

Dec 5th, 2013 | By

Kaye Holland has the low-down on the winter ice rinks in London worth getting your skates on for



I love London, so why did I leave? (Part seven)

Aug 12th, 2013 | By

Kaye loves London, so why did she leave? Read the seventh part of her story exclusively on CD-Traveller



Barcelona: where history and culture meets the Nou

May 17th, 2013 | By

Robin Nowacki combines culture and cuisine with football on a visit to Barcelona – the capital of the Catalonian region of Spain



Win a pair of Heat Holders socks!

Apr 30th, 2013 | By

We have five pairs of Heat Holders socks – loved by the likes of former five time Olympic skier turned TV presenter, adventurer and journalist, Graham Bell – up for grabs!



Top five restaurant openings in East London

Apr 26th, 2013 | By

For decades, East London’s dining scene was (rightly) derided. Fast forward to 2013 and it’s all change. Riding on the wave of post Olympic afterglow, a slew of high profile new restaurants are due to open their doors



Don’t ignore the Iguacu Falls

Apr 22nd, 2013 | By

Confession time: I very nearly didn’t make it to the Iguacu Falls- being too busy topping up the tan on Rio’s Copacabana Beach



Blame it on Rio

Apr 17th, 2013 | By

Rio has always been hot, but it’s never been this hot. Kaye Holland has the inside story



Keep calm and party, London

Feb 7th, 2013 | By

Party loving Londoners rejoice! Come 2015, the need to make a mad dash across town for the last tube or else endure a long journey on a battered, beer soaked night bus or an expensive cab ride home, could – fingers crossed – be a thing of the past



UK travel trends for 2013 revealed

Dec 21st, 2012 | By

easyJet reveals the nation’s travel trends for 2013 following a poll with easyJet travellers, across the UK



Turkey named Europe’s leading tourist board

Oct 11th, 2012 | By

The Turkish Ministry of Culture & Tourism has been named ‘Europe’s Leading Tourist Board’ at the World Travel Awards 2012