LifeStyle: Travel

The 21 friendliest cities in the UK have been announced

Thursday  08:52,   07 december 2017
Country Living (UK)

The winner is a gorgeous spa town you may knowBut for some, the most important thing about the place they live is being surrounded by friendly people. This also makes somewhere a lot more appealing to visitors and[...]

The most Instagrammed cities of 2017 revealed

Wednesday  09:35,   06 december 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

Which city has topped the list?As we near towards the end of the year, photo sharing app Instagram has revealed the top 10 cities that have popped up on our feeds the most. Their 'Year in Review' data celebrates their global community of 800[...]

Scotland has been voted the most welcoming country in the world by Rough Guide readers

Tuesday  07:05,   05 december 2017
Country Living (UK)

Perhaps it has something to do with the accentThis comes only weeks after a survey conducted by the travel guide publishers revealed the Scottish nation to be the most beautiful in the[...]

The unexpected festive essential you can't take on a flight this Christmas

Wednesday  11:35,   29 november 2017
Prima (UK)

Did you know this was on the 'naughty' list?Yep, if you were planning on taking any Christmas crackers with you on a plane in the coming weeks, then think again because multiple airlines have put them on their banned list for hand luggage[...]

‘Retro destinations’ tipped for comeback for UK holidaymakers

Wednesday  11:35,   29 november 2017
Press Association

Thomas Cook is selling holidays to Spain’s Costa Brava for the first time since 2009 as the destination has developed a reputation for food and wine. © provided by Shutterstock Tossa de Mar town at night on Costa Brava in Catalonia, Spain [...]

Teddy Given VIP Treatment By Cabin Crew After Four-Year-Old Girl Left It In An Airport

Tuesday  15:06,   28 november 2017
Huffington Post UK

Travelling with small children can be stressful at the best of times and losing something along the way can be catastrophic.  Especially when said item is your four-year-old child’s favourite teddy bear.This is what happened to Donna[...]

Airports are selling some medicines that could get you arrested on holiday

Thursday  09:51,   23 november 2017
Prima (UK)

So get[...]

This was officially the best country to visit in 2017 — and it's not too late to book a trip

Wednesday  11:05,   22 november 2017
MSN

 Canada has been named the best country to visit in 2017 by Travel+Leisure. Canada has been named "Destination of the Year 2017" by[...]

5 of the best city breaks for 2018 – and the best time to go

Monday  11:06,   20 november 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

Add these to your travel bucket list!Using the knowledge and predictions from Lastminute.com's in-house travel experts and by analysing data on the fastest growing destinations this year, the results reveal Tallinn as the best city break, whilst[...]

Why you should always book your return flight with a different airline

Monday  11:05,   20 november 2017
MSN

It may be easier to book your whole journey with the same carrier but you could fall foul of a little known clause in their terms and conditions.Although it can be cheaper and more convenient, travellers booking the whole journey with the same[...]

The 10 most welcoming cities in the world to go on holiday have been revealed

Friday  11:05,   17 november 2017
Country Living (UK)

Six of the friendliest cities are in Europe. Can you guess where?Being surrounded by friendly faces and helpful people in a foreign city can really make your experience all the more valuable and[...]

There’s now a ‘Frequent Traveler University’ where you can learn to fly first class for free

Friday  11:05,   17 november 2017
MSN

 A non-profit group is running free talks on how to make the most out of air miles. Frequent Traveller University runs weekend conventions across the world.Seminars explain how to save money and get travel perks, including first class[...]

A new luxury departure lounge just opened at Heathrow Terminal 5 for any flier willing to pay £40 — take a look inside

Wednesday  13:06,   15 november 2017
MSN

A new independent airport lounge has opened at Heathrow's Terminal 5. A new private airport lounge opened in Heathrow's Terminal 5 on Monday, meaning waiting for a flight has become all the more luxurious — even if you're not flying[...]

The weird thing you never noticed about airports

Tuesday  10:01,   14 november 2017
Cosmopolitan (UK)

And how it could be making you spend moreBut there's so much we don't know about these places, like; what's behind all the no entry doors, how do all the bags make it to the right plane and why do all airport corridors slope slightly to the[...]

Revealed: When You Should Book Flights For Your 2018 Holiday To Get The Cheapest Deals

Monday  08:24,   13 november 2017
Huffington Post UK

To get the best deal on flights for your 2018 holiday you should book two months before your scheduled departure, new research suggests. A review of more than 100 million fares on 1,704 worldwide routes found on average, booking 60 days in advance[...]