Travel news

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.



What Brits miss most about summer holidays

Jun 15th, 2021 | By

Memories mean so much but are different from person to person. What are you missing?



Stobart Air folds

Jun 13th, 2021 | By

Another collapse which must be in part due to the pandemic, that of Stobart Air, was announced on Saturday morning.



Amelia: help or gimmick?

May 30th, 2021 | By
Wizz Air A-321

Amelia is a chatbot introduced by Wizz Air to answer travel questions and help them with their flight details.



Today’s a big day

May 24th, 2021 | By

The head of WHO in Europe, Dr Hans Kluge, said that we should rethink or avoid international travel.



Travelling overseas

May 14th, 2021 | By

Australia has imposed one of the toughest measures on international travel and it looks as though that lockdown will continue for some time.



No summer 2021 holidays on sale

May 13th, 2021 | By

That such a large company has written off the summer holiday market should tell us lesser mortals that if On the Beach has doubts shouldn’t we?



Camping show returns

May 12th, 2021 | By

The National Camping Show opens again at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire from 20th-23rd of May



A new Gehry tourist attraction

May 9th, 2021 | By

Just like many of his buildings, his work at the Philadelphia Museum of Art will become a tourist attraction



Green light for travel!

May 8th, 2021 | By

For us travellers and potential overseas holidaymakers, the announcement didn’t offer much hope either.



Tui throws down the gauntlet

May 6th, 2021 | By

Tui is offering COVID tests at prices that are much lower than figures that are normally quoted.



How overseas travel might re-open

May 6th, 2021 | By

The good news for those wanting to travel to Malta as soon as possible is that you will only need to show your vaccination card



Holiday bookings rise

May 2nd, 2021 | By
Gwithian Beach in Cornwall

Travel Counsellors conclude that consumers remain confident that summer holidays both overseas and at home are on the cards



Cruising can restart in US waters

May 1st, 2021 | By

From mid-July, ocean cruising can re-start from US waters.



Credit note protection

Apr 29th, 2021 | By

It means that holidaymakers and travellers whose package holiday bookings are cancelled by a tour operator or supplier you will be able to safely accept a RFN where it is suitable for them to do



Welcome back

Apr 27th, 2021 | By

On the mainland of the UK, any person can travel to any part of the three countries without encountering restrictions.



Relaxing on our waterways

Apr 26th, 2021 | By

The start of the UK season coincides with the news that bookings for UK travel in 2021 with Le Boat are already up 110% year on year and up 76% on 2019.



Profiteering and scams

Apr 21st, 2021 | By

Willie Walsh yesterday accused the operators of PCR testing as “profiteering” due to the high prices they charge.



Vaccines may not be the key to easy travel

Apr 16th, 2021 | By

Some people believe that having a vaccination and acquiring a certificate will make overseas travel more like normal.



Improving airport customer service

Apr 13th, 2021 | By
Incheon airport, South Korea

That two British airports are making the effort to reach level 4 status demonstrates they still have customer service and satisfaction at the top of their thinking.



The overseas travel rules

Apr 9th, 2021 | By

Now that the government’s Global Travel Taskforce has reported, the news is not what many would have liked to hear.



Endangered European heritage sites

Apr 9th, 2021 | By

For the last seven years, independent experts advise Europa Nostra about endangered heritage sites in Europe. Seven more were added yesterday.



Holiday traffic lights

Apr 6th, 2021 | By

In effect you should only travel to “green” countries unless you can afford to miss work for ten days by being quarantined.



Cheaper fares across the pond?

Apr 5th, 2021 | By

“Aceman” said that on his jetBlue flight a tannoy message made reference to London flights starting later this year.



Visit now while crowds stay away

Apr 2nd, 2021 | By

Go out and visit when you are able. The attractions need as much support to continue their work as they can gather.



Easter – St John Passion

Apr 1st, 2021 | By

From today until 5th April, classical music lovers from all over the world are invited to enjoy the performance of the St John Passion in Leipzig’s St Thomas Church



Caravans boom

Mar 27th, 2021 | By
caravan site numbers grow

As of a few weeks ago, research from the MBH Corporation which owns Robinsons Caravans suggested that, of those people who have already booked a holiday for later this year, 14% have opted for static or mobile caravans in the UK