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Australia to open up for Christmas?

Sep 23rd, 2021 | By

Australia will re-open its borders to international visitor by Christmas says their tourism minister.



Exaggerating travel numbers

Sep 22nd, 2021 | By

Readers should make their own minds up and to stop listening to what seems to be puff from some travel companies



Come and visit says the USA

Sep 21st, 2021 | By
Minnie & Micky Mouse

For long haul airlines and tour operators this announcement hase revived confidence.



The Chelsea Flower Show

Sep 20th, 2021 | By

Gardens have had a big appeal for day-trippers and travellers for decades with Chelsea being one of the most famous.



Hiolidaying again in Italy

Sep 19th, 2021 | By

Fully-vaccinated Britons arriving in Italy will no longer have to quarantine for five days upon arrival.



Hoilidaying abroad just got rosier!

Sep 18th, 2021 | By

Grant Shapps has announced that the traffic light system is to be dumped and at the same time he has removed some countries from red.



The success of Antigua and Barbuda

Sep 17th, 2021 | By
Antiguan beach

Antigua and Barbuda hasn’t seen a drop in international visitors. It has seen a rise. What other destination can say that?



Great British Beach Clean week

Sep 16th, 2021 | By

Great British Beach Clean week runs until the 26th of September.



Ready to fly again

Sep 15th, 2021 | By

Britons make up one of the most confident peoples who are willing to fly again.



Holidaying in the UAE

Sep 14th, 2021 | By

If you plan on holidaying in the UAE be aware you may be dealing with different rules in differing emirates



Did 300,000 break the rules?

Sep 13th, 2021 | By

What we should be happy about is that most people did followed them.



Did Wizz bid for easyJet?

Sep 12th, 2021 | By

Such a move would not be good for travellers and holidaymakers if there is one fewer low cost airline.



What is Lumo?

Sep 11th, 2021 | By

People will use Lumo because of the price and the convenience of travelling straight from one city centre to another.



Smiles on the Balearic islands

Sep 10th, 2021 | By

f the insurance is helping attract visitors then the next few months on the islands could also bring a smile to local tourist organisation



Gatwick plans for the future

Sep 9th, 2021 | By

Today, Gatwick Airport launches a public consultation on a proposal to bring its existing northern runway into routine use alongside its main runway.



Proving there is pent-up demand

Sep 8th, 2021 | By

eDreams ODIGEO has hit upon a way of capturing customers, acquiring cash and has shown that there is a demand for travel.



Cruise travel insurance

Sep 7th, 2021 | By
cartoon of angry suitcase

After booking a long cruise for a once-in-a-lifetime celebration, I turned my mind to insurance.



Ever heard of Awaze?

Sep 6th, 2021 | By

It only goes to show that private equity companies recognise the value of the domestic holiday market even if the big tour operators don’t!



Can’t Border Force plan?

Sep 5th, 2021 | By

What is needed is for some real action about Border Force staffing



More bank holidays?

Sep 4th, 2021 | By

Call that day Family Day, Remembering Others Day or anything you like but a break in October would cheer us all up



Herd immunity? Last year’s idea?

Sep 3rd, 2021 | By

The reason for the question is that many people have said that once herd immunity is reached we shall be able to travel abroad more freely.



Easing travel rules

Sep 2nd, 2021 | By

Portugal, Oman and Italy have all recently elaxed their entry rules for travellers.



Being fair

Sep 1st, 2021 | By

If Wales doesn’t change its mind it will have to come up with some very persuasive reasons as to why it won’t.



Where we spent the bank holiday

Aug 31st, 2021 | By

It looks as those this year’s holiday period has a long tail and will extend well into the Autumn.



Holidaying in the North of England

Aug 30th, 2021 | By

visitors and locals will want to see whether the report is turne



Booster jabs for travel certainty?

Aug 29th, 2021 | By

Deciding on where to holiday or travel twelve months from now has become harder with the publication of these two studies because travellers won’t know how the travel industry and governments will react.



What is a “city”?

Aug 28th, 2021 | By

Does a large geographic area lumped together form a single cultural entity in the eyes of many?



Turkey remains red

Aug 27th, 2021 | By

Turkey is now on the red list. Why?