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Australia's largest desert lake transformed into a dazzling kaleidoscope of bright colours
Australia's largest desert lake transformed into a dazzling kaleidoscope of bright colours

Australia's largest desert lake transformed into a dazzling kaleidoscope of bright colours

South Australia's Lake Eyre has been transformed into a dazzling kaleidoscope of bright colours....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:05:53
Heathrow airport is closed for arriving and departing flights
Heathrow airport is closed for arriving and departing flights

Heathrow airport is closed for arriving and departing flights

British Airways has cancelled a number of short haul flights after the incident involving a 'supplier IT system' on Wednesday evening just hours after Heathrow closed for a fire alarm....
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:46:55
Amtrak revives classic 1950s glass-domed train
Amtrak revives classic 1950s glass-domed train

Amtrak revives classic 1950s glass-domed train

Amtrak has announced that it is bringing back the classic glass-dome train to run on routes from Brunswick in Maine to Boston and from Montreal to New York from later this year....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 22:10:07
Travellers reveal the places they say weren't worth the trip 
Travellers reveal the places they say weren't worth the trip 

Travellers reveal the places they say weren't worth the trip 

Travellers have been revealing the places they have visited that just weren't worth the time or money after being asked 'Where have you travelled that wasn't worth it?' on US-based Reddit....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 19:57:19
YouTube prankster tries out various queue-jumping techniques in UK
YouTube prankster tries out various queue-jumping techniques in UK

YouTube prankster tries out various queue-jumping techniques in UK

Prankster Zac Alsop went to the Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth and Warwick Castle to see how easy it is to cut in line without people telling him to go to the back of the queue....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:50:14
Pilots of Air China jet that plunged 25,000ft after vaping in the cockpit stripped of their licences
Pilots of Air China jet that plunged 25,000ft after vaping in the cockpit stripped of their licences

Pilots of Air China jet that plunged 25,000ft after vaping in the cockpit stripped of their licences

The incident, which resulted in the deployment of passenger oxygen masks, occurred on a flight from Hong Kong to the northeastern city of Dalian....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:45:34
How U.S. airlines are annoying passengers with credit card pitches 
How U.S. airlines are annoying passengers with credit card pitches 

How U.S. airlines are annoying passengers with credit card pitches 

Carriers including American Airlines and United have been accused of disturbing customers and even waking them up by making announcements that push the cards....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:17:22
A night at Refuge du Gouter on Mont Blanc - one of the world's wackiest high-altitude hotels
A night at Refuge du Gouter on Mont Blanc - one of the world's wackiest high-altitude hotels

A night at Refuge du Gouter on Mont Blanc - one of the world's wackiest high-altitude hotels

MailOnline Travel's Sadie Whitelocks stayed at the Gouter refuge en route to the summit of Mont Blanc. The shelter opened in 2013 after a construction project costing more than €6million....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:09:19
More Ryanair flights cancelled amid pilot strikes
More Ryanair flights cancelled amid pilot strikes

More Ryanair flights cancelled amid pilot strikes

A total of 24 services, affecting 4,000 passengers, between Ireland and the UK have been scrapped on Friday out of the 290 flights that were scheduled....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:53:25
Vast fissure sparks urgent closure in Grand Teton National Park
Vast fissure sparks urgent closure in Grand Teton National Park

Vast fissure sparks urgent closure in Grand Teton National Park

Parts of the Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming, which sits over the Yellowstone supervolcano, have been closed due to 'elevated potential for rockfall'....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:39:10
Why Ryanair passengers were bleeding from ears after emergency landing
Why Ryanair passengers were bleeding from ears after emergency landing

Why Ryanair passengers were bleeding from ears after emergency landing

Adam Taylor, Director of the Clinical Anatomy Learning Centre and Senior Lecturer at Lancaster University, in an article for The Conversation , offers an explanation....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:54:46
The Landmark Trust's new retreat — a cottage in Snowdonia with its own railway stop
The Landmark Trust's new retreat — a cottage in Snowdonia with its own railway stop

The Landmark Trust's new retreat — a cottage in Snowdonia with its own railway stop

The Landmark Trust's latest property, Coed-y-Bleiddiau in Wales, is ready for holiday-makers. Jenny Coad stays in the quirky cottage, which has railway line outside that delivers you to yo...
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:14:02
Putin's lavish private plane interior is revealed
Putin's lavish private plane interior is revealed

Putin's lavish private plane interior is revealed

The Russian president has one of four lavish £390million IL-96-300PU presidential jets to call upon for travel while Donald Trump relies on his own private airliner - Air Force One, a 747....
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:08:15
Exploring the land of the snow leopard and spotting the world’s largest and rarest sheep 
Exploring the land of the snow leopard and spotting the world’s largest and rarest sheep 

Exploring the land of the snow leopard and spotting the world’s largest and rarest sheep 

MailOnline Travel's Sadie Whitelocks visited Ladakh in north India, which is home to the elusive snow leopard. It was the wrong time of year to spot big cats but she saw a very rare Tibeta...
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:33:32
Staying in peaceful Northumberland countryside on the fringes of Kielder Forest
Staying in peaceful Northumberland countryside on the fringes of Kielder Forest

Staying in peaceful Northumberland countryside on the fringes of Kielder Forest

Richard Mellor takes a break from noisy city life by heading to England's 'official' most tranquil spot. It's in the Border Mires remote, heather-topped peatlands that fringe the conifer...
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:06:34
Singapore Airlines lands Skytrax airline of the year award
Singapore Airlines lands Skytrax airline of the year award

Singapore Airlines lands Skytrax airline of the year award

The flag carrier of Singapore was presented with the prestigious Skytrax title at the luxury Langham hotel in London on Tuesday....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 20:46:45
Rolls-Royce's flying taxi will begin test flights 'by next year'
Rolls-Royce's flying taxi will begin test flights 'by next year'

Rolls-Royce's flying taxi will begin test flights 'by next year'

The Derby-based aerospace giant that built the Spitfire's engines has unveiled an electric-hybrid flying taxi that will start real-world testing before the end of next year....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:46:44
Major Paris Gare du Nord revamp gears up for Brexit and extra Eurostar queues
Major Paris Gare du Nord revamp gears up for Brexit and extra Eurostar queues

Major Paris Gare du Nord revamp gears up for Brexit and extra Eurostar queues

France's state rail operator has announced further details of a multi-million-euro plan that first emerged in 2015 to triple the station in size in time for Paris hosting the Olympic Games...
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 17:20:41
Eurostar staff in London announce 24-hour strike
Eurostar staff in London announce 24-hour strike

Eurostar staff in London announce 24-hour strike

Members of the RMT union at London St Pancras station will walk out for 24 hours on July 28 and say the industrial action is down to repeated service failures and breakdowns....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:53:54
Venice Beach in California is most valuable coastline in the world
Venice Beach in California is most valuable coastline in the world

Venice Beach in California is most valuable coastline in the world

Fifteen of the world's most well-known beaches have been ranked according to their value - and it's Venice Beach in California that's No1, with Bournemouth Beach ranked second....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:18:58
Airbnb told to stop hidden charges on room bookings by EU
Airbnb told to stop hidden charges on room bookings by EU

Airbnb told to stop hidden charges on room bookings by EU

Airbnb has until the end of August to address complaints the company's pricing and booking system can be misleading, the European Union said today....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:28:15
What London's Midland Bank HQ looked like before its hotel makeover
What London's Midland Bank HQ looked like before its hotel makeover

What London's Midland Bank HQ looked like before its hotel makeover

EXCLUSIVE. HSBC, which acquired Midland Bank in 1992, delved into the archives for photos of the London head office before its £200million makeover by hotel groups Soho House and Sydell....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:40:26
Reviving supersonic passenger flights will 'harm the environment and create too much noise'
Reviving supersonic passenger flights will 'harm the environment and create too much noise'

Reviving supersonic passenger flights will 'harm the environment and create too much noise'

A study by the US-based International Council on Clean Transportation said new supersonic jets would be unlikely to meet environmental standards unless new engines are designed....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:06:50
Fascinating photos reveal the transformation of Luton Airport
Fascinating photos reveal the transformation of Luton Airport

Fascinating photos reveal the transformation of Luton Airport

The airport was officially opened exactly 80 years ago on July 16, 1938, and earned a reputation as being the birthplace of affordable air travel before being named London Luton Airport in...
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:51:03
Amsterdam's canal bridge houses have been transformed into suites
Amsterdam's canal bridge houses have been transformed into suites

Amsterdam's canal bridge houses have been transformed into suites

The two-person lodges, offered by Sweets hotel from 160 euros (£141), boast contemporary interiors and prime views over Amsterdam's quaint waterways....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:30:30
Jurgen Lijcops' new book reveals 150 bars to visit before you die
Jurgen Lijcops' new book reveals 150 bars to visit before you die

Jurgen Lijcops' new book reveals 150 bars to visit before you die

Antwerp-based drinks aficionado Jurgen Lijcops researched the world's top drinking joints and details his favourites in his new book, 150 Bars You Need To Visit Before You Die....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 08:53:56
The world's most incredible bridges revealed in new book Bridges by David Ross
The world's most incredible bridges revealed in new book Bridges by David Ross

The world's most incredible bridges revealed in new book Bridges by David Ross

From huge viaducts to stone-built crossings, the world's most incredible bridges have been revealed in a mesmerising new book titled Bridges....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 08:11:24
Tourists fined for stealing bricks from the crematorium at Nazi death camp Auschwitz
Tourists fined for stealing bricks from the crematorium at Nazi death camp Auschwitz

Tourists fined for stealing bricks from the crematorium at Nazi death camp Auschwitz

The Hungarian tourists were charged with stealing items of high cultural and historical importance and received a one-year suspended sentence and fine of 1,500 PLN (£308) each....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 04:54:14
Internet infrastructure beneath major cities could become submerged by 2033 as sea levels rise
Internet infrastructure beneath major cities could become submerged by 2033 as sea levels rise

Internet infrastructure beneath major cities could become submerged by 2033 as sea levels rise

A study from University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Oregon warns New York, Miami, and Seattle could be among the worst hit, with potential to disrupt global communications....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:08:49
Uber launches 'Spotlight' feature to flag drivers
Uber launches 'Spotlight' feature to flag drivers

Uber launches 'Spotlight' feature to flag drivers

Uber on Monday is launching a slew of new features that are aimed at connecting drivers with riders and should also help minimize the need for riders or driver to cancel the trip altogeth...
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:52:16
Reddit users reveal the strangest laws where they live
Reddit users reveal the strangest laws where they live

Reddit users reveal the strangest laws where they live

A Reddit thread has seen people reveal some of the bizarre rules that exist where they live - from the U.S to Australia via the UK....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:16:07
French authorities restrict access to Mont Blanc due to overcrowding
French authorities restrict access to Mont Blanc due to overcrowding

French authorities restrict access to Mont Blanc due to overcrowding

The French government's top official in the Haute-Savoie region said the order, which started on Saturday, applies to the highly popular 'royal route' on Mont Blanc for at least a week....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:56:29
Stingrays spotted in shallow water close to Jersey’s beaches 
Stingrays spotted in shallow water close to Jersey’s beaches 

Stingrays spotted in shallow water close to Jersey’s beaches 

Experts have issued a warning about the creatures, which can grow up to a metre and a half long, being in British waters. They have been seen off the south and east of Jersey....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:39:41
Alcohol may be banned in all-inclusive resorts in Majorca and Ibiza
Alcohol may be banned in all-inclusive resorts in Majorca and Ibiza

Alcohol may be banned in all-inclusive resorts in Majorca and Ibiza

Earlier this year, the Balearic government had been considering restricting all-inclusive hotels to only offering free alcohol at mealtimes. But now it may go further....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:20:22
Black cab driver shares his weird and wonderful collection of photographs taken across the capital
Black cab driver shares his weird and wonderful collection of photographs taken across the capital

Black cab driver shares his weird and wonderful collection of photographs taken across the capital

Terry Gibbins, who has been documenting London life with his camera during his years touring the streets in his cab, will showcase his stunning collection of images at an exhibition this w...
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:27:47
Why September is the best time to visit marvellous Mykonos
Why September is the best time to visit marvellous Mykonos

Why September is the best time to visit marvellous Mykonos

Jenny Coad recommends visiting Mykonos in September when the crowds have gone but the water is still warm. She stayed at the Santa Marina Resort for its private beach and sublime views....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:46:21
Exclusive for MoS readers: Sail Norway's fjords with Countryfile star Julia Bradbury
Exclusive for MoS readers: Sail Norway's fjords with Countryfile star Julia Bradbury

Exclusive for MoS readers: Sail Norway's fjords with Countryfile star Julia Bradbury

You’ll be joined by popular TV presenter Julia Bradbury on this 12-day cruise. Don't miss the chance to see one of the most beautiful and unspoilt places on Earth....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:01:58
Weather presenter Lucy Verasamy reveals her holidays of a lifetime 
Weather presenter Lucy Verasamy reveals her holidays of a lifetime 

Weather presenter Lucy Verasamy reveals her holidays of a lifetime 

The weather presenter recalls her lifetime of adventures. She remembers a frightful stay at a dodgy hotel in Havana and a stunning stargazing holiday in the Maldives....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:49:32
Scalextric-style roads will top-up battery levels of electric vehicles during journeys
Scalextric-style roads will top-up battery levels of electric vehicles during journeys

Scalextric-style roads will top-up battery levels of electric vehicles during journeys

The proposal was made in a Department for Transport (DfT) strategy designed to promote zero emission vehicle technology in Britain, but similar schemes are being attempted globally....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:47:15
The 10 best fountains in the world revealed
The 10 best fountains in the world revealed

The 10 best fountains in the world revealed

Author Lizzie Enfield reveals her top ten watery attractions. The list includes Rome’s Trevi fountain, made famous in the movie La Dolce Vita, and Singapore’s Fountain of Wealth....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:46:53
Inside the Captain's Club in Christchurch - the hotel that's designed to look like a cruise liner
Inside the Captain's Club in Christchurch - the hotel that's designed to look like a cruise liner

Inside the Captain's Club in Christchurch - the hotel that's designed to look like a cruise liner

From the 1960s until 1995, there was a Pontins holiday camp on the site. Today the hotel, built in 2006, is run by two locals and has 26 rooms looking out onto the River Stour....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:36:44
How to spend 48 hours in Cadiz, Spain
How to spend 48 hours in Cadiz, Spain

How to spend 48 hours in Cadiz, Spain

Cadiz, the ancient and sparkling city surrounded by sea in Spain’s far south-west, is one of Europe’s under-rated wonders. Here's our guide on how best to spend a weekend in the city....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:34:06
How to hop your way around seven remote island in the French Polynesia
How to hop your way around seven remote island in the French Polynesia

How to hop your way around seven remote island in the French Polynesia

The Daily Mail's Jo Knowsley boarded the Pure Polynesia cruise with Oceania Cruises. She visited seven remote islands and enjoyed snorkelling and cooking with the locals....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:31:27
An Inspector Calls... The Ragged Cot in Gloucestershire failed to live up to expectations
An Inspector Calls... The Ragged Cot in Gloucestershire failed to live up to expectations

An Inspector Calls... The Ragged Cot in Gloucestershire failed to live up to expectations

The Inspector had high hopes for his stay at The Ragged Cot but he was left disappointed with his small, airless room. And find out what rendered him speechless...
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:23:13
Live like Lawrence of Arabia in Oman (But with five-star luxury)
Live like Lawrence of Arabia in Oman (But with five-star luxury)

Live like Lawrence of Arabia in Oman (But with five-star luxury)

Oman is one of the Middle East’s hidden gems offering vast undulating deserts. From 'dune-bashing' to camel trekking, there is plenty to experience....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 09:10:16
The top 10 most Instagrammed sunset locations in the world revealed
The top 10 most Instagrammed sunset locations in the world revealed

The top 10 most Instagrammed sunset locations in the world revealed

Nothing touches the soul quite like a sunset, and we all know it – 286 million images of sunsets were uploaded to Instagram last year worldwide. Sicily, Sydney and London also feature in t...
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:31:11
Pictured: The incredible scarf and carpet makers of Kashmir
Pictured: The incredible scarf and carpet makers of Kashmir

Pictured: The incredible scarf and carpet makers of Kashmir

MailOnline Travel's Sadie Whitelocks visited artisans in the Kashmiri city of Srinagar. Cottage industries in the region are dying out with the rise of new technology....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:11:48
Former Canadian Air Force pilot now flies Boeing 777s for BA
Former Canadian Air Force pilot now flies Boeing 777s for BA

Former Canadian Air Force pilot now flies Boeing 777s for BA

EXCLUSIVE. BA Boeing 777 first officer Sophie Polwin used to fly fighter aircraft in the Canadian Air Force. Here she reveals to MailOnline Travel the differences between the two jobs....
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:08:20
Falling in love with the Croatian island where Mamma Mia 2 was filmed
Falling in love with the Croatian island where Mamma Mia 2 was filmed

Falling in love with the Croatian island where Mamma Mia 2 was filmed

Mamma Mia 2 was filmed in Vis, a laid-back island on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast. Sarah Turner travelled to the holiday hotspot to follow in the cast's footsteps....
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 22:18:34
Review of Spicers Potts Point hotel in Sydney Australia
Review of Spicers Potts Point hotel in Sydney Australia

Review of Spicers Potts Point hotel in Sydney Australia

MailOnline Travel's Colin Thorne checks into the Spicers Potts Point hotel and quickly gets into the groove thanks to his in-room record player and the hotel's beautifully boutique-y set-u...
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 08:24:33
Footage of a cassette player's auto-reverse wows the internet
Footage of a cassette player's auto-reverse wows the internet

Footage of a cassette player's auto-reverse wows the internet

Mind you, it does show one of the best auto-reverse systems available, on the Japanese-made Nakamichi RX-202, which physically flips the cassette around....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:44:11
Mallorca's capital cracks down on anti-social behaviour
Mallorca's capital cracks down on anti-social behaviour

Mallorca's capital cracks down on anti-social behaviour

Palma's city council approved a raft of new rules for tourists in a bid to crackdown on anti-social behaviour. Those who don't abide by the rules could see fines of up to 3,000 euros....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:28:12
Air China jet plunged 25,000ft because pilot was vaping in cockpit
Air China jet plunged 25,000ft because pilot was vaping in cockpit

Air China jet plunged 25,000ft because pilot was vaping in cockpit

The drama was triggered when the Air China pilot sought to turn off a system to prevent his smoke spreading but switched off the air-con instead, leading to cabin oxygen levels dropping....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 18:21:13
British holidaymakers facing filthy airports in Mallorca and Ibiza
British holidaymakers facing filthy airports in Mallorca and Ibiza

British holidaymakers facing filthy airports in Mallorca and Ibiza

The cleaners at both Mallorca and Ibiza airports are demanding a 25 per cent wage increase and say there will be walkouts from August 1 if their request isn't met....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:52:47
Boston's Hotel Commonwealth offers guests discounts if they go for a walk
Boston's Hotel Commonwealth offers guests discounts if they go for a walk

Boston's Hotel Commonwealth offers guests discounts if they go for a walk

The Hotel Commonwealth in Boston gives Fitbit step trackers to guests on its Fit to be Square package and the more that a guest has walked during their stay, the bigger the discount they ...
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:05:49
The world's best waterfront homes revealed
The world's best waterfront homes revealed

The world's best waterfront homes revealed

These homes from around the world have been shortlisted in the HGTV Ultimate House Hunt competition - and some are up for sale. Which is your favourite?...
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:31:52
Hitting the right notes: Kay Burley simply loved Nashville
Hitting the right notes: Kay Burley simply loved Nashville

Hitting the right notes: Kay Burley simply loved Nashville

Here Sky TV presenter Kay Burley sings the praises of Tennessee's Music City, which British Airways now flies directly to....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:53:41
Photographs show polar bear cubs playing with large plastic sheets
Photographs show polar bear cubs playing with large plastic sheets

Photographs show polar bear cubs playing with large plastic sheets

The Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard is hundreds of miles from continental Europe and has a population of about 2,500, yet researchers found plastic waste wherever they went....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 06:30:40
The KLM airport robot that carries your luggage to your gate
The KLM airport robot that carries your luggage to your gate

The KLM airport robot that carries your luggage to your gate

It has been reported that the technology will be rolled out by KLM for use at New York's JFK and San Francisco International Airports later this year....
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 18:40:37
Foreign hospital beds cost up to 12 TIMES more than a 5-star hotel
Foreign hospital beds cost up to 12 TIMES more than a 5-star hotel

Foreign hospital beds cost up to 12 TIMES more than a 5-star hotel

The research by a British-based personal finance website showed that in Luxembourg, a night in a luxury hotel costs just £117 on average but a stay in hospital is 12 times more at £1,360 p...
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:30:02
Ryanair passengers face flight cancellations as pilots strike
Ryanair passengers face flight cancellations as pilots strike

Ryanair passengers face flight cancellations as pilots strike

The budget airline has already scrapped 30 out of 290 services between Ireland and the UK that had been scheduled for Thursday....
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 09:26:07
Abandoned Civilisations unravels the mysteries of over 90 lost worlds
Abandoned Civilisations unravels the mysteries of over 90 lost worlds

Abandoned Civilisations unravels the mysteries of over 90 lost worlds

Abandoned Civilisations by British author Kieron Connolly reveals how vast societies can rise and fall, leaving behind ruined cities and towns that have been reclaimed by nature....
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 05:43:37
How uninsured tourists could be left with demands for over £100,000
How uninsured tourists could be left with demands for over £100,000

How uninsured tourists could be left with demands for over £100,000

New research by British-based MoneySuperMarket found that one in ten holidaymakers refuse to pay for travel insurance despite a third of them having to seek medical assistance while abroad...
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 19:33:22
The best domestic airport terminals in the US revealed
The best domestic airport terminals in the US revealed

The best domestic airport terminals in the US revealed

The Oregon airport came top of a poll with flyers who praised its 'user friendly' experience and 'frustration-free' security. It came ahead of both Indianapolis and Minneapolis airports....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 18:55:31
Whirlwind strikes beach in Spain and sends parasols flying
Whirlwind strikes beach in Spain and sends parasols flying

Whirlwind strikes beach in Spain and sends parasols flying

Sunbathers were sent running for cover as a whirlwind tossed parasols through the air when it struck the beach at Binibèquer cove, on the Spanish island of Menorca, on Tuesday....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 16:27:54
Brits going to Balearics could face alcohol restrictions at airports
Brits going to Balearics could face alcohol restrictions at airports

Brits going to Balearics could face alcohol restrictions at airports

Regional government chiefs want to limit the amount of alcohol on offer at airports in the Balearic Islands - which include Majorca, pictured, and Ibiza - and on incoming flights from the ...
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:07:35
The REAL winners of frequent flyer programs are revealed
The REAL winners of frequent flyer programs are revealed

The REAL winners of frequent flyer programs are revealed

Analysts have revealed the truth about frequent flyer points and who wins. They argue that Qantas, who has the most popular program in Australia, wants their customers points to expire....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:04:01
William Hanson on New York's Upper East Side or Upper West Side
William Hanson on New York's Upper East Side or Upper West Side

William Hanson on New York's Upper East Side or Upper West Side

Mr Hanson checks into the noble Pierre hotel on the Upper East Side and the contemporary Mandarin Oriental on the Upper West Side. Find out which one gets his vote....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:18:48
Think you know British road signs? The tricky quiz that mixes real and fake signs
Think you know British road signs? The tricky quiz that mixes real and fake signs

Think you know British road signs? The tricky quiz that mixes real and fake signs

When 2,000 Brits in a study took a tricky quiz that asked them to differentiate made-up signs from real ones found on Britain's roads - not one scored 100 per cent. See how you fare here....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:17:42
Southwest will stop serving peanuts on flights
Southwest will stop serving peanuts on flights

Southwest will stop serving peanuts on flights

Southwest says the decision follows months of deliberation and isn't tied to any particular incident involving passengers with allergies....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 20:03:41
Twitter spat erupts between Nats and Ryanair over flight delays
Twitter spat erupts between Nats and Ryanair over flight delays

Twitter spat erupts between Nats and Ryanair over flight delays

The low-cost carrier has blamed air traffic control strikes in France as well a shortage of air traffic staff in Spain, German and Britain for a surge in flight delays and cancellations th...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 18:24:09
England fans take epic trek to Moscow to watch World Cup semi-final
England fans take epic trek to Moscow to watch World Cup semi-final

England fans take epic trek to Moscow to watch World Cup semi-final

Thousands of England fans are heading to Russia by any means necessary to ensure they get to the World Cup semi final against Croatia in Moscow tomorrow night....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 18:22:00
Disneyland in California deserted after temperatures soar to 114F
Disneyland in California deserted after temperatures soar to 114F

Disneyland in California deserted after temperatures soar to 114F

The Anaheim park was said to have recorded its hottest day on record - and visitors decided to stay in air-conditioned comfort rather than brave the oppressive outdoor temperatures....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:15:22
Could a NON-PILOT land an airliner? Flight crew reveal the answer
Could a NON-PILOT land an airliner? Flight crew reveal the answer

Could a NON-PILOT land an airliner? Flight crew reveal the answer

Here pilots including America's Patrick Smith, author of Cockpit Confidential, explain just how tricky flying planes is - and why amateurs would need vast amounts of luck to avoid a catast...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 13:40:52
Tourists in Paris warned over scammers and thieves dubbed 'hotel rats'
Tourists in Paris warned over scammers and thieves dubbed 'hotel rats'

Tourists in Paris warned over scammers and thieves dubbed 'hotel rats'

The French capital is gearing up for one of its busiest summer seasons in recent years, which is set to bring in an unprecedented amount of tourists....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:48:07
Photographer captures leopard hiding amid the foliage in Kenya
Photographer captures leopard hiding amid the foliage in Kenya

Photographer captures leopard hiding amid the foliage in Kenya

German photographer Ingo Gerlach was taking a tour of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya when he managed to pick out a leopard against the foliage, but can you spot the big cat?...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:39:02
Passenger picks his TOENAIL on a busy flight to Vietnam
Passenger picks his TOENAIL on a busy flight to Vietnam

Passenger picks his TOENAIL on a busy flight to Vietnam

Jade Thomas and her boyfriend Trong Nguyen were on board an AirAsia flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to Hanoi, Vietnam, on Sunday afternoon....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 11:53:12
The highest-earning airline routes - with BA's Heathrow to NY service pulling in BILLION DOLLARS
The highest-earning airline routes - with BA's Heathrow to NY service pulling in BILLION DOLLARS

The highest-earning airline routes - with BA's Heathrow to NY service pulling in BILLION DOLLARS

Research by UK-based air travel analysts OAG revealed that the route between London and JFK generates six per cent of BA's total revenue and makes $24,639 (£18,500) on an hourly basis....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:23:28
Inside Hotel Lutetia in Paris after its £177MILLION refurbishment
Inside Hotel Lutetia in Paris after its £177MILLION refurbishment

Inside Hotel Lutetia in Paris after its £177MILLION refurbishment

The Lutetia hotel in Paris reopens this week after undergoing a 200million-euro (£177million) refurb that it hopes will win it the 'palace' label reserved for the most opulent of French lo...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:22:37
Meet the Swedish pilot who has set Instagram alight
Meet the Swedish pilot who has set Instagram alight

Meet the Swedish pilot who has set Instagram alight

First officer Sara Johansson from Borås, Sweden, has amassed more than 22,000 followers on the social media site thanks to her incredible images....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 18:57:41
Locals in Thailand are stunned when a BOEING 747 turns up in a FIELD
Locals in Thailand are stunned when a BOEING 747 turns up in a FIELD

Locals in Thailand are stunned when a BOEING 747 turns up in a FIELD

At first sight, the Queen of the Skies appeared to have landed on the remote patch of grass in Chai Nat, in the north of the country...
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 17:07:54
Glenapp Castle in Ayrshire is a classy hotel with real wow factor
Glenapp Castle in Ayrshire is a classy hotel with real wow factor

Glenapp Castle in Ayrshire is a classy hotel with real wow factor

Glenapp Castle is on the Ayrshire coast, around 90 minutes south-west of Glasgow. The hotel oozes opulence and is a 'doppelganger for Downton Abbey', writes Jo Kessel....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 17:06:08
The 10 best garden holidays 
The 10 best garden holidays 

The 10 best garden holidays 

Caroline Hendrie picks ten of the best green-fingered trips to book now. The list includes a tour of Prince Charles’s beloved gardens and a holiday to Grenada to see some exotic blooms....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:09:23
Five more holiday destinations ban vaping
Five more holiday destinations ban vaping

Five more holiday destinations ban vaping

In the past four years there has been a 48 per cent rise in vaping in the UK with 2.8 million Brits now regularly using e-cigarettes....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:00:43
Tourists face a second summer of travel misery at Ibiza airport
Tourists face a second summer of travel misery at Ibiza airport

Tourists face a second summer of travel misery at Ibiza airport

Airport workers in Ibiza claim productivity bonuses to casual workers are not being paid and criticise 'the constant changes of shifts'....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 09:58:24
Travelling by Eurostar to review Amsterdam's classy De L'Europe hotel
Travelling by Eurostar to review Amsterdam's classy De L'Europe hotel

Travelling by Eurostar to review Amsterdam's classy De L'Europe hotel

Amsterdam's swanky De L'Europe is now under four hours away, along with fabulous wine bars and quaint streets, thanks to Eurostar's new direct service, writes Ted Thornhill....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 09:28:16
Photograph of daring pose at Maho Beach provokes fury
Photograph of daring pose at Maho Beach provokes fury

Photograph of daring pose at Maho Beach provokes fury

Yuliia Nos did a one-handed handstand on the head of her partner, Oleg Kolisnichenko, on Maho Beach as a cargo plane passed right overhead....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 08:19:59
In London and Brighton Airbnb listings are now ONE THIRD of the number of hotel rooms available
In London and Brighton Airbnb listings are now ONE THIRD of the number of hotel rooms available

In London and Brighton Airbnb listings are now ONE THIRD of the number of hotel rooms available

A study by a British accountancy firm has found that there are approximately 64,000 Airbnb listed properties in the British capital, compared to 197,970 hotel rooms....
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:47:34
Rachel McCord leaves NOTHING to the imagination as she shuns swimwear
Rachel McCord leaves NOTHING to the imagination as she shuns swimwear

Rachel McCord leaves NOTHING to the imagination as she shuns swimwear

The stunner was joined by her author husband Rick Schirmer and model Eva Pepaj as they larked around on the shores in their scanty ensembles....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 15:07:34
Why Detroit and Ohio are highlights of Midwest America
Why Detroit and Ohio are highlights of Midwest America

Why Detroit and Ohio are highlights of Midwest America

The flyover states of Michigan and Ohio are drawing in visitors who are lured by the unexpected beauty of the Rust Belt. And the gateway to it all is 'America's Comeback City', Detroit....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 14:36:11
Video shows man and child dangling 40FT over a pool of alligators on a zipline at Gatorland
Video shows man and child dangling 40FT over a pool of alligators on a zipline at Gatorland

Video shows man and child dangling 40FT over a pool of alligators on a zipline at Gatorland

Video shows the two stuck on the line at Gatorland, Florida, on Saturday before staff is able to get the two down. The two were stuck for 20 to 25 minutes because the father weighed too m...
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 12:51:02
Flurry, fury and thrilling flamenco in the old-style musical halls of historic Cordoba in Spain
Flurry, fury and thrilling flamenco in the old-style musical halls of historic Cordoba in Spain

Flurry, fury and thrilling flamenco in the old-style musical halls of historic Cordoba in Spain

British author Adam Jacot de Boinod found himself mesmerised by the raw emotion of flamenco in Spain. He watched one of the world's best dancers in this style - Irene Rueda (pictured)....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:39:14
Enjoying the Dad's Army experience in Thetford as the show turns 50
Enjoying the Dad's Army experience in Thetford as the show turns 50

Enjoying the Dad's Army experience in Thetford as the show turns 50

Neil Clark packed his bags and checked into the 15th Century Bell Inn in the Norfolk market town of Thetford. The Dad's Army cast and production stayed there when filming from 1968-1977....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:19:24
Actress Jane Horrocks recalls her holidays of a lifetime 
Actress Jane Horrocks recalls her holidays of a lifetime 

Actress Jane Horrocks recalls her holidays of a lifetime 

The actress remembers some of her best and worst holidays. She also reveals that her favourite place in the world is Tobago - mainly for the crab and dumplings....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:15:11
Let TV star Carol Klein guide you to the wonders of Japan
Let TV star Carol Klein guide you to the wonders of Japan

Let TV star Carol Klein guide you to the wonders of Japan

Join broadcaster and gardener Carol Klein in Tokyo during cherry blossom season. The unforgettable cruise also includes a stop in South Korea....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:12:20
How to spend 48 hours in Berlin
How to spend 48 hours in Berlin

How to spend 48 hours in Berlin

A mix of parks, power bikes, pop-up shops and bold architecture next to restored landmarks is Europe’s third-most visited city, after London and Paris....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:06:48
From glaciers to deserts and penguins to gauchos - Chile has it all discovers Peter Duncan
From glaciers to deserts and penguins to gauchos - Chile has it all discovers Peter Duncan

From glaciers to deserts and penguins to gauchos - Chile has it all discovers Peter Duncan

Peter Duncan traveled to Chile to meet his son in Patagonia. During his trip he got close to some of Chile's most dramatic glaciers and also explored the capital city, Santiago....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 09:52:39
The wheel deal! A cycling break in Slovenia will take your breath away
The wheel deal! A cycling break in Slovenia will take your breath away

The wheel deal! A cycling break in Slovenia will take your breath away

The Daily Mail's Hugh Gordon embarked on a bicycle tour through the valleys of the Julian Alps. He lapped up the stunning scenery and the excellent (and very cheap!) local wine and cheese....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 09:35:34
A guide to the thrilling Texas city of Dallas
A guide to the thrilling Texas city of Dallas

A guide to the thrilling Texas city of Dallas

It's crammed full of art and serves up some of the best food in the state. And with budget flights launched this year, Dallas is set to become one of America's coolest getaways, says Hanna...
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 09:26:05
An Inspector Calls on Gogglebox stars' hotel The Salutation in Kent
An Inspector Calls on Gogglebox stars' hotel The Salutation in Kent

An Inspector Calls on Gogglebox stars' hotel The Salutation in Kent

The Salutation in Sandwich is owned by Gogglebox stars Dom and Steph Parker. Lunch on the terrace was a high point but breakfast took over an hour to arrive....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 09:16:04
Terrifying wasp that uses stinger 'like a fierce weapon' to lay eggs INSIDE spiders found in Amazon
Terrifying wasp that uses stinger 'like a fierce weapon' to lay eggs INSIDE spiders found in Amazon

Terrifying wasp that uses stinger 'like a fierce weapon' to lay eggs INSIDE spiders found in Amazon

Researchers who discovered the horrifying new wasp species in the Amazon say they have 'never seen anything like it.' The parasitic insect targets spiders or spider egg sacs....
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 18:42:25
Britons can buy a property bargain in the sunniest spots in the country for less than £250k
Britons can buy a property bargain in the sunniest spots in the country for less than £250k

Britons can buy a property bargain in the sunniest spots in the country for less than £250k

As Britain basks in glorious weather, it's good to know that buying a home in some of the sunniest hotspots in the country doesn't have to cost you the earth....
Sat, 07 Jul 2018 09:24:00
Hurricane Beryl could hit parts of the Caribbean
Hurricane Beryl could hit parts of the Caribbean

Hurricane Beryl could hit parts of the Caribbean

Hurricane Beryl was located about 1,140 miles east-southeast of the Lesser Antilles, a chain of islands in the Caribbean Sea, and is moving West. Forecasters say it'll deplete before hitti...
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 18:32:50
Couple convert vintage school bus into a solar powered mobile home
Couple convert vintage school bus into a solar powered mobile home

Couple convert vintage school bus into a solar powered mobile home

Nicholas Underwood from Atlanta and his partner Heather Yandziak of Ashburn, Virginia, wanted to travel across the US and decided on a bus conversion....
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:49:44
Eurostar rival in the pipeline: Budget trains to Paris planned
Eurostar rival in the pipeline: Budget trains to Paris planned

Eurostar rival in the pipeline: Budget trains to Paris planned

Getlink, the French operator of the Channel Tunnel, wants to provide a cheaper alternative to the high-speed Eurostar service....
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 13:54:23
Global warming may be DOUBLE what earlier models predicted
Global warming may be DOUBLE what earlier models predicted

Global warming may be DOUBLE what earlier models predicted

Sea levels could rise by six metres if the world meets the 2°C target, with tropical forests turning into fire-dominated savanna, according to research led by the University of Bern (sto...
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 13:08:02
Holidaymakers told to be on alert for terror attacks...
Holidaymakers told to be on alert for terror attacks...

Holidaymakers told to be on alert for terror attacks...

Police and ministers called on British holidaymakers to familiarise themselves with the steps to follow in the event of a security alert while away by watching a safety video....
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 12:32:25
The 20 most expensive cities in the world to live
The 20 most expensive cities in the world to live

The 20 most expensive cities in the world to live

New research has revealed that Hamilton, the capital of the tiny Atlantic island of Bermuda, is the most costly in the world to live in - for the fourth year in a row....
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 11:27:21
Rush hour commuters, holidaymakers and Wimbledon fans face second day of London Victoria rail chaos
Rush hour commuters, holidaymakers and Wimbledon fans face second day of London Victoria rail chaos

Rush hour commuters, holidaymakers and Wimbledon fans face second day of London Victoria rail chaos

Commuters, holidaymakers and Wimbledon fans are expected to be hit by major delays again on Friday as signalling problems cause chaos at London Victoria for a second day....
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 09:14:18
Canadian couple save Arctic fox stranded on precarious iceberg
Canadian couple save Arctic fox stranded on precarious iceberg

Canadian couple save Arctic fox stranded on precarious iceberg

Mallory Harrigan and her boyfriend Cliff Russell were fishing four miles off mainland Labrador in William's Harbour, Canada, when they spotted what they thought was a stranded baby seal....
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 08:21:38
NY condos offer residents yacht to take them to the Hamptons & beyond
NY condos offer residents yacht to take them to the Hamptons & beyond

NY condos offer residents yacht to take them to the Hamptons & beyond

A Manhattan condo is offering residents more than just a great view. Those lucky enough to snag one of the beautiful condos in The Seaport Residences will also get a complimentary yacht....
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 19:50:02
The most amazing football pitch locations in the world
The most amazing football pitch locations in the world

The most amazing football pitch locations in the world

It's known as the beautiful game - and sometimes it's played in beautiful places, as these pictures show. From Brazil to Singapore via Norway and Greenland, it's game on for eye-popping pi...
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:09:39
Briton is shot in Benidorm nightclub in 'gangland' shooting
Briton is shot in Benidorm nightclub in 'gangland' shooting

Briton is shot in Benidorm nightclub in 'gangland' shooting

Terrified British tourists were forced to flee from bars on the Spanish resort's main strip, Calle Mallorca, amid reports of a double shooting at one of the area's many nightspots....
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 14:15:12
Twitter goes mad for woman's posts about strangers flirting on plane
Twitter goes mad for woman's posts about strangers flirting on plane

Twitter goes mad for woman's posts about strangers flirting on plane

Rosey Blair asked the woman to swap seats so that she could sit with her boyfriend on the flight to Dallas. Rosey turned to her boyfriend after and said: 'I hope she meets the love of her ...
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 20:51:33
Images chart most influential aircraft that have changed aviation 
Images chart most influential aircraft that have changed aviation 

Images chart most influential aircraft that have changed aviation 

A new book called 50 Airliners That Changed Flying has detailed the aircraft that have each been pivotal in changing aviation since 1914 when the first passenger planes were developed....
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 17:16:21
Ibiza could fine people for using towel to reserve their spot on beach
Ibiza could fine people for using towel to reserve their spot on beach

Ibiza could fine people for using towel to reserve their spot on beach

The Balearic island, which is popular with Brits, wants to join the ranks of other Spanish resorts such as Cullera and Gandia by introducing the penalties for leaving items dumped on the s...
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 16:42:40
Nostalgic images show the development of Manchester Airport as it celebrates its 80th birthday 
Nostalgic images show the development of Manchester Airport as it celebrates its 80th birthday 

Nostalgic images show the development of Manchester Airport as it celebrates its 80th birthday 

Vintage images have shown how Manchester Airport has been developed over the past 80 years to become one of the world's major hubs welcoming almost 28 million passengers a year....
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 15:53:06
FAA says it won't regulate amount of airline legroom
FAA says it won't regulate amount of airline legroom

FAA says it won't regulate amount of airline legroom

American group FlyersRights had taken the US Federal Aviation Administration to court to force them ensure airlines leave sufficient space so aircraft can be evacuated quickly in an emerge...
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 15:27:26
Inside the stunning New York hotel suite where Marilyn Monroe lived
Inside the stunning New York hotel suite where Marilyn Monroe lived

Inside the stunning New York hotel suite where Marilyn Monroe lived

The Lexington Hotel Autograph Collection on Manhattan's Lexington Avenue has unveiled its Norma Jeane Suite, in honour of Monroe's real name where stays cost from $1,200-a-night....
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 14:17:25
Thrill-seeker risks his life 'surfing' on high-speed Russian train
Thrill-seeker risks his life 'surfing' on high-speed Russian train

Thrill-seeker risks his life 'surfing' on high-speed Russian train

Dramatic footage shows Alex Nomernoy sprinting along the roof of the Sapsan - or Peregrine Falcon - express as it powers along the tracks in the Russian capital Moscow....
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 13:18:10
Holiday flights could be hit as Ryanair pilots back strike
Holiday flights could be hit as Ryanair pilots back strike

Holiday flights could be hit as Ryanair pilots back strike

Members of the Irish Airline Pilots' Association at the budget airline voted 99 per cent in favour of industrial action claiming the Dublin-based carrier failed to meet demands on new work...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 21:08:01
Where people around the UK like to go when booking a last minute holiday 
Where people around the UK like to go when booking a last minute holiday 

Where people around the UK like to go when booking a last minute holiday 

A British-based online travel agency analysed last minute bookings from its customers all over the UK to see where people like to travel to when booking at the drop of a hat....
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 17:02:23
Couple on holiday to Greece sent back to the UK after 30 minutes
Couple on holiday to Greece sent back to the UK after 30 minutes

Couple on holiday to Greece sent back to the UK after 30 minutes

Lewis Mundy and Kimberley Floyd, both 27, excitedly boarded a flight to Greece and said they tucked their passports into the magazine pocket of their seats....
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:37:05
Family forced to pay £3,500 after Ryanair cancelled flights
Family forced to pay £3,500 after Ryanair cancelled flights

Family forced to pay £3,500 after Ryanair cancelled flights

Budget airlines easyJet and Ryanair are rocked by strikes across Europe as one carrier cancelled 1,100 flights in a month of misery for holidaymakers. The Sheridan family (pictured) paid o...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:24:27
School could save some families as much as £1,260 on package holidays
School could save some families as much as £1,260 on package holidays

School could save some families as much as £1,260 on package holidays

Those living in Leicestershire, Scotland and the far north of England can benefit from flying overseas from nearby airports in areas where children are still in class....
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 16:03:29
Images see detailed sketches combined with photos of famous landmarks
Images see detailed sketches combined with photos of famous landmarks

Images see detailed sketches combined with photos of famous landmarks

Italian artist Pietro Cataudella started his project called CityLiveSketch in Sicily in 2014 and it sees him sketch the landmarks before taking snaps of them....
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 13:42:28
Footage shows over 200,000 flights took off and landed on Friday
Footage shows over 200,000 flights took off and landed on Friday

Footage shows over 200,000 flights took off and landed on Friday

Flight monitoring service FlightRadar24 released the animated map showing aircraft filling the skies around the globe on Friday after tracking 202,157 aircraft taking off and landing in on...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 11:04:43
Celebrities star in new star-studded British Airways safety video 
Celebrities star in new star-studded British Airways safety video 

Celebrities star in new star-studded British Airways safety video 

The award-winning actors have come together to create the second instalment of the celebrity filled safety briefing which will be shown before all British Airways flights starting this mon...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 08:02:20
Budget hotel chain Travelodge launches new range of 'chic' rooms
Budget hotel chain Travelodge launches new range of 'chic' rooms

Budget hotel chain Travelodge launches new range of 'chic' rooms

The six new properties, which will be built across the UK and will be called Travelodge Plus are described as being able to meet the needs of 'budget travellers who want more style.'...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 00:22:50
Nasa announces 'quiet' supersonic flight tests for its new X-plane
Nasa announces 'quiet' supersonic flight tests for its new X-plane

Nasa announces 'quiet' supersonic flight tests for its new X-plane

Nasa will fire off the aircraft's 'quiet' sonic booms over a small city in Texas this year in a bid to gauge public reaction to the dampened supersonic thuds....
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 18:29:26
The world's most unusually-shaped swimming pools
The world's most unusually-shaped swimming pools

The world's most unusually-shaped swimming pools

MailOnline has scoured the world from Florida to Vietnam for some kooky places to dip, with maps, desserts and body parts inspiring some creative swimming pool design....
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:05:18
New measures to protect package holidaymakers
New measures to protect package holidaymakers

New measures to protect package holidaymakers

A Package Travel Directive is being launched which ministers said will give new consumer protections for 10 million holidays a year and save people tens of millions of pounds....
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 10:40:21
All aboard Hello Kitty: Pink bullet train debuts in Japan
All aboard Hello Kitty: Pink bullet train debuts in Japan

All aboard Hello Kitty: Pink bullet train debuts in Japan

The special 'shinkansen' which is adorned with Hello Kitty's face inside and out made its first round trip Saturday between Osaka and Fukuoka, connecting Japan's west and south....
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 10:10:01
Would you take a holiday on a VOLCANO? The Azores offers an explosive family break
Would you take a holiday on a VOLCANO? The Azores offers an explosive family break

Would you take a holiday on a VOLCANO? The Azores offers an explosive family break

MailOnline Travel's Jake Wallis Simons took his three children to the Azores for a family break that he feels sure will live long in their memories....
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 20:14:53
Who wood live in a house like this? Home adorned with tree trunks hits the market for $7.6 million
Who wood live in a house like this? Home adorned with tree trunks hits the market for $7.6 million

Who wood live in a house like this? Home adorned with tree trunks hits the market for $7.6 million

The two-bedroom, five-bathroom property, located at 2700 N in Ashfield, Oregon, is currently on the market for $7.6million after its owners spend several years lovingly building it from sc...
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 14:18:48
Inside the stunning London suite where Rudyard Kipling used to stay
Inside the stunning London suite where Rudyard Kipling used to stay

Inside the stunning London suite where Rudyard Kipling used to stay

Brown's Hotel in London's Mayfair is where Kipling penned some of the Jungle Book and it has a rather fabulous suite in honour of the British writer....
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 12:52:49
Life in the fast lane: A weekend of glitz, glamour and fine dining in magnificent Monte Carlo
Life in the fast lane: A weekend of glitz, glamour and fine dining in magnificent Monte Carlo

Life in the fast lane: A weekend of glitz, glamour and fine dining in magnificent Monte Carlo

What the tiny principality of Monaco lacks in terms of size, it makes up for in hotels and restaurants that have cemented it as one of the world's most chic destinations, writes Louise Sau...
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:36:46
Luxury rental in the Hamptons with a stunning ocean view rents for £29,000 A NIGHT
Luxury rental in the Hamptons with a stunning ocean view rents for £29,000 A NIGHT

Luxury rental in the Hamptons with a stunning ocean view rents for £29,000 A NIGHT

Meadow Lane Estate in Southampton - which rents out for an eye-watering £29,299 a night - boasts a stunning ocean-facing location....
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:06:40
Close-up of a whale's tail wins the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest
Close-up of a whale's tail wins the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest

Close-up of a whale's tail wins the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest

A shot of a humpback whale calf's tail has been revealed as the grand prize winner of the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest. It was taken off the coast of Ja...
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 16:21:29
Private jet company set to bring luxury travel to the masses, with tickets starting from $280
Private jet company set to bring luxury travel to the masses, with tickets starting from $280

Private jet company set to bring luxury travel to the masses, with tickets starting from $280

Florida-based AURA, which will start running flights in early 2019, has unveiled renderings of its aircraft, complete with comfy armchair-style seats, large windows and slick interior desi...
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 12:49:31
The world's funniest place names revealed
The world's funniest place names revealed

The world's funniest place names revealed

MailOnline Travel has scoured the world for some of the most comical place names. They are so wacky it's hard to believe that they're real....
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 08:22:36
Hong Kong tourist board promotes the city with extraordinary pictures of ballet dancers
Hong Kong tourist board promotes the city with extraordinary pictures of ballet dancers

Hong Kong tourist board promotes the city with extraordinary pictures of ballet dancers

The Hong Kong tourist board has revealed a collection of stunning images by award-winning photographer Dean Alexander ahead of the city ballet's opening season....
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 17:30:38
Alaska, Norwegian, Southwest and Aeroflot winners in passenger awards
Alaska, Norwegian, Southwest and Aeroflot winners in passenger awards

Alaska, Norwegian, Southwest and Aeroflot winners in passenger awards

The Passenger Choice Awards took into account feedback from almost one million flights across 428 airlines. Virgin America - now part of Alaska - was deemed the comfiest carrier in the Ame...
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 13:51:49
On board the Alaskan Hurricane Turn Train that passengers can flag down at any point on the route
On board the Alaskan Hurricane Turn Train that passengers can flag down at any point on the route

On board the Alaskan Hurricane Turn Train that passengers can flag down at any point on the route

Train journeys tend to start and end at railway stations. But in Alaska they do things a little differently - and run a service called the Hurricane Turn Train, which stops anywhere....
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 13:37:28
Minions and Cinderella - the world's best hotel rooms for kids
Minions and Cinderella - the world's best hotel rooms for kids

Minions and Cinderella - the world's best hotel rooms for kids

Here we present 10 amazing suites kids will love from a Cinderella Castle Suite in Florida that's given away in prize drawers to the incredible Chocolate Room at Alton Towers in the UK....
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 12:59:39
Hello Kitty bullet train is unveiled in Japan
Hello Kitty bullet train is unveiled in Japan

Hello Kitty bullet train is unveiled in Japan

The special shinkansen or bullet train will run for the next three months between the western cities of Osaka and Fukuoka, the West Japan Railway firm said. It hopes it will boost tourism....
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:50:57
TripAdvisor reveals the world's most popular experiences for 2018
TripAdvisor reveals the world's most popular experiences for 2018

TripAdvisor reveals the world's most popular experiences for 2018

The world's top travel experiences have been announced by TripAdvisor, with a cooking class at a Tuscan farmhouse revealed as the most-sought after and best-rated tour....
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 11:24:56
Tourists can tour Japanese cities dressed like Mario Kart characters
Tourists can tour Japanese cities dressed like Mario Kart characters

Tourists can tour Japanese cities dressed like Mario Kart characters

MariCAR tours allow fans of Mario Kart - or anyone who's partial to a zany outing - to dress as characters from it and tour Tokyo, Osaka and Okinawa in go-karts....
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 19:16:44
Private jet once owned by Elvis Presley for sale - again
Private jet once owned by Elvis Presley for sale - again

Private jet once owned by Elvis Presley for sale - again

Online US auction site IronPlanet has announced that the plane with red velvet seats, gold-tone woodwork and red shag carpet has returned the market. Its current owner bought it last year....
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:43:53
The stunning winners of a prestigious nature photo contest are revealed
The stunning winners of a prestigious nature photo contest are revealed

The stunning winners of a prestigious nature photo contest are revealed

This year The Nature Conservancy said its photo contest received a record number of entries, with 57,489 shots sent in from applicants dotted across 135 countries from France to Mexico....
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:28:50
The remote Himalayan village with no road access and three hours of electricity a day
The remote Himalayan village with no road access and three hours of electricity a day

The remote Himalayan village with no road access and three hours of electricity a day

Rumbak village is 12,992ft above sea level in the Ladakh region of India. Around 200 people live in the small community and it takes more than two hours to get there on foot....
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:39:20
Meet the couple who earn $100K a year travelling the world with their kitten Captain Ahab
Meet the couple who earn $100K a year travelling the world with their kitten Captain Ahab

Meet the couple who earn $100K a year travelling the world with their kitten Captain Ahab

Jonathan and Kach Howe, aged 33 and 30 respectively, both gave up their day jobs in 2013 and met travelling in Luang Prabang, Laos....
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 13:11:54
A blade above the rest! Revealing the 252-foot superyacht which comes with TWO helicopters
A blade above the rest! Revealing the 252-foot superyacht which comes with TWO helicopters

A blade above the rest! Revealing the 252-foot superyacht which comes with TWO helicopters

The 252-foot SeaXplorer 77, from Dutch ship builders Damen, has been commissioned by an unnamed client who has a passion for the outdoors and wants to use the choppers for heliskiing....
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 20:30:14
Inside the 65ft-deep man cave dug out by one man over 23 YEARS
Inside the 65ft-deep man cave dug out by one man over 23 YEARS

Inside the 65ft-deep man cave dug out by one man over 23 YEARS

Levon Arakelyan from Arinj, Armenia, started work on the strange space in 1985 and was even working on the project on the day he died in 2008, aged 67....
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:34:51
Inside the quaint Knoll House hotel where Enid Blyton stayed
Inside the quaint Knoll House hotel where Enid Blyton stayed

Inside the quaint Knoll House hotel where Enid Blyton stayed

Picturesque Knoll House Hotel in Dorset passed to new owners last year and efforts have been made to retain its traditional charm, with rooms featuring Roberts radios and vintage-style fur...
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:37:33
The Airbnb image that fooled guests into thinking they'd booked a rental with a big pool table... 
The Airbnb image that fooled guests into thinking they'd booked a rental with a big pool table... 

The Airbnb image that fooled guests into thinking they'd booked a rental with a big pool table... 

The image here duped a group of young men from Scotland into thinking they were getting an Airbnb rental in Croatia that would feature a big pool table. It went viral after being posted to...
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:16:49
'Engine crack' caused British Airways fire at Las Vegas airport
'Engine crack' caused British Airways fire at Las Vegas airport

'Engine crack' caused British Airways fire at Las Vegas airport

Fire ripped through the engine of the Boeing 777 en route to London after it aborted take-off at McCarran International in 2015. It was captained by Chris Henkey, from Berkshire....
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:49:31
The holiday rental opposite the house used as Harry Potter's birthplace in the Deathly Hallows
The holiday rental opposite the house used as Harry Potter's birthplace in the Deathly Hallows

The holiday rental opposite the house used as Harry Potter's birthplace in the Deathly Hallows

Pilgrims cottage - which is available to rent from £470 per week - is situated in Lavenham, Suffolk, where Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One was filmed....
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:17:57
The most popular 25 beaches in the world according to Instagram
The most popular 25 beaches in the world according to Instagram

The most popular 25 beaches in the world according to Instagram

The world's beaches have been ranked according to how many times they've been snapped on Instagram, with Whitehaven Beach in Australia deemed the most popular....
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:45:44
The world's best-value airport lounges ranked
The world's best-value airport lounges ranked

The world's best-value airport lounges ranked

The Al Ghazal Lounge in Abu Dhabi International's Terminal 2 has been revealed as the top place to check into before a flight, with £21.45 ($28.76) bagging customers free drinks, food and ...
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 23:42:54
How an American tourist wowed the world with his zany take on life in Scotland
How an American tourist wowed the world with his zany take on life in Scotland

How an American tourist wowed the world with his zany take on life in Scotland

U.S photographer Christian DeBaun visited Scotland and made a Facebook post on cultural observations that went viral. The Scottish Daily Mail's Gavin Madeley reports....
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:18:37
Non-stop prayer and yak momos: Exploring the Tibetan capital of Lhasa
Non-stop prayer and yak momos: Exploring the Tibetan capital of Lhasa

Non-stop prayer and yak momos: Exploring the Tibetan capital of Lhasa

MailOnline Travel's Sadie Whitelocks ventured to Lhasa in Tibet, one of the highest cities in the world at 11,995ft. Here she describes it as a feast for the senses....
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:08:50
Where different nationalities like to travel in the UK revealed
Where different nationalities like to travel in the UK revealed

Where different nationalities like to travel in the UK revealed

New research, which looked at bookings over the past five years, reveals that many nationalities are drawn to certain parts of the country....
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:03:41
Ornate observatory commissioned by King George III hits the rental market
Ornate observatory commissioned by King George III hits the rental market

Ornate observatory commissioned by King George III hits the rental market

King George III had the observatory built at Old Deer Park in Richmond, Surrey, in 1769 so he could track the transit of Venus crossing the sun....
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:24:35
What lies beneath: Stunning photos show what's lurking below city streets
What lies beneath: Stunning photos show what's lurking below city streets

What lies beneath: Stunning photos show what's lurking below city streets

Slovakian-born, London-based photographer Tomas Sentpetery decided to delve into some of Europe's top tourist destinations and show a side people rarely see....
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:45:10
Castle where Winston Churchill plotted D-Day invasion welcomes guests
Castle where Winston Churchill plotted D-Day invasion welcomes guests

Castle where Winston Churchill plotted D-Day invasion welcomes guests

Pennsylvania Castle boasts a prime location on the Isle of Portland, an island which juts out from Dorset into the English Channel with road access to the mainland....
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 19:01:10
Alitalia staff get new designer uniforms despite...
Alitalia staff get new designer uniforms despite...

Alitalia staff get new designer uniforms despite...

The new designs for Alitalia's customer facing staff were unveiled during Milan's Men's Fashion Week in a special presentation on the steps of the the city's famous Duomo di Milano....
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:06:28
Antiguan resort that's as perfect for adults as it is for kids
Antiguan resort that's as perfect for adults as it is for kids

Antiguan resort that's as perfect for adults as it is for kids

MailOnline Travel's Dan Sanderson struggled to think of a time when all had seemed more right with the world than when he took his family to St James's Club & Villas in Antigua....
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 12:41:19
The Victorian Cotswolds chapel that's been transformed into rental 
The Victorian Cotswolds chapel that's been transformed into rental 

The Victorian Cotswolds chapel that's been transformed into rental 

The building, in Minchinhampton, began life as a chapel in 1902 and was named the Victoria Memorial Chapel to commemorate Queen Victoria in her passing. It held services until 1984....
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 18:21:10
The stunning images featured in National Geographic's Travel Photographer of the Year contest 
The stunning images featured in National Geographic's Travel Photographer of the Year contest 

The stunning images featured in National Geographic's Travel Photographer of the Year contest 

National Geographic's Travel Photographer of the Year competition has attracted a host of stunning entries from crocodiles in Costa Rica to wild horses in Iceland....
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:31:53
 
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