Travel news

World Rivers Day

Sep 25th, 2021 | By

When things do return to normal will those same people walk the riverbanks and appreciate what they have on their doorstep?



Canada – tourism is a discretionary reason

Sep 24th, 2021 | By

Canada is open for international visitors



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.



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.



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.



Easing travel rules

Sep 2nd, 2021 | By

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



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.



Forget Thailand and Montenegro

Aug 26th, 2021 | By

The announced changes won’t please the travel industry



Don’t visit Cornwall unless…

Aug 25th, 2021 | By

He also asked people to test themselves for Covid-19 before arriving in Cornwall.



UK City of Culture 2025

Aug 23rd, 2021 | By

The initial list of entrants for the UK City of Culture was announced last week.



IATA Travel Pass success

Aug 21st, 2021 | By

Having a single source electronic document that is trusted worldwide will make travelling easier.



Full vaccinations to be the norm?

Aug 11th, 2021 | By

It could be that before holidaying in summer 2022, a booster jab will be a standard requirement.



Pay £6 and you can visit the EU

Aug 8th, 2021 | By
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Will it affect the numbers of Britons travelling to the EU? Probably not.



A covid charge might come

Aug 1st, 2021 | By

Thankfully, in Europe, we don’t have Frontier Airlines.



“Come fly again” prizes up for grabs

Jul 31st, 2021 | By

The Come Fly Again travel promotion will include free flights from Heathrow.



International cruises re-start from the UK

Jul 30th, 2021 | By

Expect cruise companies to add a few ports in Europe to try and see how interested we would be in voyaging further afield



Here’s the shortlist

Jul 26th, 2021 | By

The shortlist for the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2021 has been announced



Vaccination – a key to travel

Jul 24th, 2021 | By

Apparently 47% of responders to the research said that being able to travel was a key driver for many to get the vaccine.



Goodbye Balearics; hello Bulgaria

Jul 15th, 2021 | By

Taking an overseas holiday is still a nervous time rather than the relaxing one it should be.



Double jab travel rules

Jul 14th, 2021 | By

Each of the home nations will now allow those that have been double vaccinated not to have to undergo self-isolation on returning from amber list countries.



Would you launch a new airline?

Jul 12th, 2021 | By

Given that countries are still in varying states of lockdown, would you start a long-haul airline?



EU digital passport is live

Jul 2nd, 2021 | By

Although this document exists, each EU country has the right to add rules for incoming travellers to its country.



Cometh the summer, cometh the food festivals

Jul 1st, 2021 | By

This weekend it hosts a food festival at Lowther Castle near Penrith in Cumbria



What the Mallorcan outbreak means

Jun 29th, 2021 | By

There seems no need at the moment to move the island to the amber zone.



Overseas travel opens up

Jun 25th, 2021 | By

Frankly whether we can holiday abroad isn’t down to the British government anymore; it is down to the destination governments.



The confusion of overseas travel

Jun 18th, 2021 | By

The government is considering removing the quarantine on those people holidaying in amber list countries and who have been double vaccinated.



European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards

Jun 17th, 2021 | By

The first award went to Archaeology at Home and the second to Morus Londinium: London’s Heritage through Trees.