Travel destinations

Nottingham Castle re-opens

Jun 8th, 2021 | By

The truth is somewhat different. Very different! But it is the legend of Robin Hood that attracts people to the castle.



Venice celebrates its 1600th anniversary

Jun 7th, 2021 | By

To celebrate 1,600 years in such a cultural and heritage site will produce plenty of events from which to choose.



900 years old

Jun 5th, 2021 | By

The abbey emains open every day, from dawn to dusk.



Only a hundred?

Jun 2nd, 2021 | By

Most of us read books, walked the same route day-after-day and binged on the tv and Netflix during lockdowns



Welcome back to Guernsey

Jun 1st, 2021 | By

From the beginning of July, Guernsey will remove the need for PCR testing and self-isolation for visitors coming from the UK to the island – or islands



Holidaying in the Isle of Man

May 28th, 2021 | By

A relaxing of the restrictions on the Isle of Man which would have allowed people on the mainland to holiday on the island have been put off until a later date.



“Having a night on us”

May 27th, 2021 | By

Marketing Manchester says that additional hotels will be joining the campaign over the coming weeks and months so this promotion will run for some time.



In Napoleon’s footsteps

May 21st, 2021 | By

This small island between Corsica and the Italian mainland has become a popular tourist destination



Celebrating Derby’s industrial heritage

May 20th, 2021 | By

Tomorrow, (21st of May) the new Museum of Making in Derby will open its doors to its first visitors.



Come and visit

May 19th, 2021 | By

EU ambassadors meeting today recommended that vaccinated travellers from third countries should be able to enter the EU with fewer hassles



International Museum Day

May 18th, 2021 | By

If you are looking for a museum visit don’t just head for the big, main city ones; they all need your support so look locally first.



RHS Garden Bridgewater opens

May 17th, 2021 | By

The creation of Bridgewater – the Society’s first new garden in 17 years – is the largest gardening project in Europe.



Hotel Week London

May 16th, 2021 | By

Although offers are available to book now for stays from 28th May to 6th June, some hotels have offers that will run until the end of June 2021.



You can go to Portugal

May 14th, 2021 | By

About the middle of the day, the Portuguese foreign affairs ministry confirmed that British visitors would be allowed to enter as from May 17th.



Let’s do London

May 11th, 2021 | By

With a £7 million budget, the aim is simple – to get people from the rest of the UK visiting London again.



Coventry City of Culture – 2021

May 10th, 2021 | By

In the words of the organisers, Coventry Moves will be “a playful and engaging celebration of Coventry, its stories and its people.”



Formentera – the overlooked island

May 7th, 2021 | By

There should be plenty of beach space, tables at the restaurants and cafes without having to get there early



Well dressing in Malvern

May 1st, 2021 | By

Today is the opening of the Malvern Well Dressing Festival, perhaps a sign that some things at least are returning to normal.



On the water in Southampton

Apr 28th, 2021 | By

Thought to be the largest working steamship in the UK, a trip on the Southampton based SS Shieldhall will confer on passengers a rather unusual claim.



The “open-air city”

Apr 24th, 2021 | By

Chester has decided to style itself as an “open-air city” now that people can move around a little more freely.



Discounted Malta holidays

Apr 20th, 2021 | By

Malta plans to give foreign visitors a gift of up to € 200 euros each if they stay at least three days on Malta or Gozo this summer.



Rameses II and 21 mummies go on display

Apr 18th, 2021 | By
the pyramids of Egypt

Today, April 18th sees a new display open at the four year old National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation in the Fustat district of Cairo.



Villa Guardamangia

Apr 16th, 2021 | By

the Villa Guardamangia served as home to the Queen and Prince Philip from 1949-1951.



Time to holiday in Jersey?

Apr 15th, 2021 | By

Jersey is all set to re-open to let travellers from the UK holiday there after April 26th.



Camel watching in Qatar

Apr 12th, 2021 | By

Today camels perform a more modern role; as an important contributor’s to Qatar’s tourism.



Whale watching off Tenerife

Apr 11th, 2021 | By
grey whale in between two tourist boats

The area has also been awarded Responsible Watching certification, a distinction granted by the World Cetacean Alliance



Tolo for a summer break

Apr 1st, 2021 | By

Tolo will appeal to a variety of holidaymakers. Being largely undeveloped, bragging rights for those who travel will appeal to some



Who hasn’t been on a pier?

Mar 31st, 2021 | By

A promotion under a new coastal booking combine – England’s Coast – is reminding us just how important piers have been and should still be