LifeStyle: Travel

The most popular destinations for female solo travellers have been revealed

Wednesday  12:05,   18 july 2018

The number of women travelling the world alonhas risen in recent yearsAccording to the hostel-booking site, there has been a 42 percent increase in backpackers travelling the world alone over the past two years with more women taking on the[...]
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The top 10 most Instagrammed sunset locations in the world revealed - and it's California that tops the ranking with 5.7million snaps last year

Tuesday  12:06,   17 july 2018

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 the top 10 list.But some places lend themselves to orange hues [...]

Lonely Planet names S. Korea's Busan the best destination in Asia for 2018

Thursday  14:35,   12 july 2018

The portside city of Busan, South Korea, has been named the best destination in Asia 2018 by the travel experts at Lonely Planet, who describe the bustling city as a confluence of culture and cuisine. For the third edition of LP's "Best in[...]

This Couple's Travel Horror Story Is a Reminder to Never Put Your Passport in the Airplane Seat Pocket

Wednesday  15:31,   11 july 2018

Next time you board an international flight, double — no, triple — check that your passport is with you. Otherwise, you may run the risk of ruining your vacation, just like 27-year-old couple Lewis Mundy and Kimberley Floyd did. According[...]

Revealed: Five more holiday destinations ban vaping, with tourists who flout the rules risking fines and even prison

Monday  13:53,   09 july 2018

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. But many may be unaware that some countries have strict controls on vaping with some even jailing those who[...]

Inside Millie Mackintosh and Hugo Taylor's luxurious honeymoon destination

Friday  14:11,   06 july 2018

Millie Mackintosh and Hugo Taylor are on honeymoon following their wedding, which featured exclusively in HELLO! magazineMillie Mackintosh has given fans a glimpse at her honeymoon destination with Hugo Taylor – and it looks idyllic. The newlyweds[...]

The most stressful British city to live in has been unveiled

Wednesday  18:11,   04 july 2018

Surprisingly, London didn't take the top spotAfter collating data from the UK Government's official "happiness index", researchers then took into account factors such as local house prices, average commuting times and wages. The research team[...]

These Are The UK's Best Cities For A Night Out & You Might Be Surprised

Wednesday  09:51,   04 july 2018

Manchester has recently been named the UK's wildest city, but according to new research, Swansea is the best overall for a night out. The research by MyVoucherCodes ranks 50 of the UK's biggest towns and cities on their nightlife by[...]

Britain's best beach will surprise you – have you been here?

Tuesday  08:50,   03 july 2018

This stunning spot has been named the best beach in Britain by The Sunday TimesFamed for its fantastic fish and chips while off the beaten track and offering a relaxed pace of life, Filey was praised by The Sunday Times' chief travel writer, Chris[...]

The world's 'happiest' and 'grumpiest' tourists revealed

Wednesday  07:30,   27 june 2018

The world's 'happiest' and 'grumpiest' tourists revealedIn a ranking that aims to reveal which countries are the grumpiest and happiest travelers in the world, Spaniards emerged the most "impressively ornery," says the report[...]

Notre-Dame is still Paris's most-visited monument

Wednesday  13:15,   20 june 2018

The Paris tourist office has published 2017 visitor numbers for the French capital's cultural attractions.Some 12 million people visited the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral in 2017, making it the French capital's most-visited monument. The[...]

Tourists continue to risk their lives and ignore warning signs while searching for the perfect selfie at Wedding Cake Rock - even though it will collapse at any moment

Wednesday  15:21,   13 june 2018

Tourists are ignoring safety warnings for the sake of the perfect selfie and continuing to climb onto Wedding Cake Rock, about an hour south of Sydney, despite being told it could collapse any time.The rock, in the Royal National Park an hour south[...]

Be VERY careful what medicines you pack in your luggage: The everyday drugs that could land you in PRISON if you try to take them on holiday

Friday  16:15,   08 june 2018

Taking everyday drugs on holiday could land holidaymakers in a foreign prison due to local laws on medication, the Foreign Office is warning. Both prescription and over-the-counter treatments that are widely available in the UK are often subject to[...]

The countries with the best service revealed: Iceland ranked No1 by TripAdvisor, with Ireland second and Britain THIRD - and Key West in the U.S is the top city

Friday  16:05,   08 june 2018

The travel website has announced the global destinations that have the highest percentage of certificate of excellence winners with the UK coming third overall in the rankings.That's according to TripAdvisor, which has produced global rankings for[...]

Ryanair hikes fees for priority boarding - which passengers need if they want to take a suitcase in the cabin

Thursday  14:36,   07 june 2018

Previously, passengers could take a large bag such as a wheelie suitcase and a small bag such as a handbag on board.  But the budget airline changed its policy in January so that passengers with two bags could take the smallest into the cabin,[...]