Best same sex honeymoon or wedding anniversary destinations
It's now three years since the introduction of same-sex marriage laws in the UK but sadly some parts of the world are still lagging behind in recognising gay and lesbian tourism. That's why LGBT travel expert Darren Burn has picked out the best places when it comes to gay-friendly honeymoon and wedding anniversary destinations.
Date Created: 30 March 2017
Dress right for free flights
The row about passengers’ clothing that has been dubbed 'leggingsgate' has brought to light the strict dress code that some airlines require travellers with free tickets to adhere to.
Date Created: 29 March 2017
Ryanair unveils Bristol winter schedule
Ryanair has unveiled plans for numerous new flight routes running from Bristol in winter 2017, providing travellers with new options for Christmas and New Year getaways.
Date Created: 27 March 2017
London to Paris by electric plane
New start-up company Wright Electric has announced plans for an electric-powered commercial flight operating between London and Paris that it expects to be up and running within a decade.
Date Created: 23 March 2017
Free in-flight Wi-Fi now a big selling point
As having internet access 24/7 on the go becomes more important to so many people, in-flight Wi-Fi provided by airlines is increasingly being seen as an important selling point, both by passengers and the carriers alike.
Date Created: 22 March 2017
Increasing number of British tourists choose Indonesia
New official figures from the Republic of Indonesia's ministry of tourism reveal that the country is becoming an even more popular destination for British visitors. The new data shows an impressive year on year rise of 17% in the numbers of tourists and holidaymakers from the UK.
Date Created: 14 March 2017
World’s first robot hotel resort offers floating space-age pods
Huis Ten Bosch in Japan's city of Sasebo is already famous for having several strange offerings. Firstly, it is a holiday park destination consisting of several Dutch-themed buildings and secondly it is home to the “world’s first robot hotel”.
Date Created: 13 March 2017
Dubai launches Go City Card
Dubai is now the fourth most popular travel destination in the world according to the eighth annual Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index.
Date Created: 09 March 2017
Singapore reinvents the bus stop
As any visitor to Singapore will know, public spaces are clean and transport systems efficient and affordable. Now the island city-state with a tropical climate and multicultural appeal is taking things one step further by reinventing the humble bus stop.
Date Created: 08 March 2017
US visitors to UK see benefits of weak pound
The way that Sterling is performing on international money markets means that a weak pound equals better value and lower costs for US visitors coming to the UK.
Date Created: 07 March 2017
Hotel offers upgrade for middle seat flyers
Anyone flying into Los Angeles International Airport who has had to sit between two other passengers in the middle seat might find a nice surprise awaiting them on arrival, as the Shore Hotel in Santa Monica is offering them free room upgrades.
Date Created: 06 March 2017
Sci-fi rail project could transform rail travel in India
The 'Hyperloop' concept is a forward-looking rail transport upgrade that has already caught the public imagination thanks to the plans of billionaire Elon Musk to install it on the USA's west coast.
Date Created: 03 March 2017
BA adds British bubbly to drinks menu
British Airways has always been seen to 'fly the flag' for the UK and now the world famous carrier is going to be serving English sparkling wine to passengers for the first time.
Date Created: 01 March 2017