Posts Tagged ‘ USA ’

Disney opens in Florida

Jul 11th, 2020 | By
image of castle at Disney World

In all, I can’t see many people from this side of the pond visiting Florida in the next few months.



May: the month of change?

May 1st, 2020 | By

Whatever happens abroad is being closely watched in the UK and Ireland to help decide when we might be able to re-open museums again.



Travel bans

Mar 12th, 2020 | By

It appears only direct flights from UK and Irish airports will be allowed.



In her footsteps: where trailblazing women changed the world

Mar 6th, 2020 | By

Ahead of International Women’s Day (8 March), discover the lives and locations of trailblazing women who changed the course of history



What’s hot: December: 2019

Dec 1st, 2019 | By

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



Money isn’t necessarily the answer

Aug 3rd, 2019 | By
Brand USA symbol

Someone needs to take a long hard look at why the US has failed to maintain its tourism position given its huge spend.



Cruising to Cuba

Jun 6th, 2019 | By
cruise ship Adonia docking in Cuba

A number of Britons will be amongst the 800,000 people that have booked cruises out USA ports which were scheduled to dock in Cuba.



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.



Visit the USA and reveal passwords

Jun 3rd, 2019 | By

New rules have been implemented and from now on when you apply you will need to reveal more about yourself. Unless you are from 1 of 40 countries.



What’s hot: May 2019

May 1st, 2019 | By

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



Holidays outside the eurozone

Apr 30th, 2019 | By

It is non-EU countries like Turkey and Tunisia which are proving popular, along with all-inclusive deals as customers “lock-in” costs



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.



What’s hot: November 2018

Nov 1st, 2018 | By

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



Saturday snippets: 22nd of September 2018

Sep 22nd, 2018 | By

Its Open House weekend in London where more than 800 buildings will open their doors to visitors. Unlike Venice and Moray which seem to want to curtail visitors!



Loveland, Colorado: “A sweetheart city which has a love affair with the arts”

Aug 3rd, 2018 | By

Irene writes of her home town, Loveland, a place re-mails some 110,000 valentines each year, to every state and 110 countries around the world. And Britons send the most!



Saturday snippets: 28th of July 2018

Jul 28th, 2018 | By

A new scanning system at Heathrow, Great Bridlington and Doors Open attract Adrian’s attention this week.



Where the experts holiday: Ruth and Tony Daly, Founders of Ranch Rider

Jul 15th, 2018 | By

Ruth and Tony Daly are passionate riders, the husband and wife team running tour operator Ranch Rider – one of the very few remaining independent specialist horseback holiday companies.  They give their take on their favourite holidays from American ranch stays to Caribbean cruises…



A Colorado too few know – the San Luis Valley

Jul 10th, 2018 | By

Irene visits the San Luis Valley which straddles the US states of Colorado and New Mexico.



Watching whales off Massachusetts

May 29th, 2018 | By

The tourist board in the US state of Massachusetts has developed a Massachusetts Whale Trail.



Saturday snippets: 12th May 2018

May 12th, 2018 | By

It seems that many popular destinations are fighting back against tourism obesity – an over supply of tourists. Valencia, Madrid, Brussels, Rome are joining Venice, Palma de Mallorca, Florence and Barcelona to name just a few in trying to restrict tourist movements,



The Shoshone Falls

May 2nd, 2018 | By

You might also call Idaho -this Pacific north west state – the forgotten state when it comes to British holidaymakers because not that many people think of holidaying there.



Pray for Syria

Apr 30th, 2018 | By

The killing of innocent civilians has to be condemned



Saturday snippets: 28th April 2018

Apr 28th, 2018 | By

In a week in which a bird wanted to view impressionist paintings and Venice segregated tourists from locals, Adrian wraps up the smaller stories of the week



Turkey is the people’s choice

Apr 24th, 2018 | By

The announcement in Thomas Cook’s Holiday Report 2018 that Tukey is outselling the Canary Islands will surprise many holidaymakers.



Saturday snippets: 21st April 2018

Apr 21st, 2018 | By

Its National Tea Day so Adrian settles down with a few tea varieties, (including Russian Caravan) cakes, scones and sandwiches to enjoy himself!



The loneliest road in America

Apr 4th, 2018 | By

Why would you want to visit a road that stretches for 287 miles if it’s the loneliest? That’s the equivalent of driving from Glasgow to Cheltenham without seeing a single village, town or city.



Saturday snippets: 31st March 2018

Mar 31st, 2018 | By

An enquiry into motorway service area fuel prices, losing passports and increased visitor numbers to Paris and Greece make Adrian’s notes this week.



Where the experts holiday: Kirsty Marrins, travel blogger

Mar 19th, 2018 | By

Travel, food and lifestyle blogger, Kirsty Marrins, shares her travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers