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Great British Boltholes: The Luttrell Arms, Somerset
on January 27, 2020 at 11:44 AM
Simon Heptinstall headed to The Luttrell Arms in Dunster, Somerset. The romantic retreat has 29 bedrooms including quirky four-poster rooms and newly converted stables.
Top things to do in Washington DC if you’re a politics fan
on January 27, 2020 at 11:38 AM
A visit to Washington DC is the ultimate for politics fans – and a year that begins with an impeachment and ends with an election is the perfect time to explore.
Discover Venice on a luxury Italian river cruise with Prue Leith
on January 27, 2020 at 11:32 AM
You’ll go to the Rialto food market with Prue and enjoy a cooking demonstration, exclusive talk and gala dinner with her aboard this seven-night luxury Uniworld cruise.
How to spend 48 hours in Mumbai, India
on January 27, 2020 at 11:20 AM
You don’t have to spend weeks exploring Mumbai – you can get a tantalising taste of it in just 48 hours. Here is our guide to all that this extraordinary city has to offer.
Best and worst cruise lines of 2020 revealed by Which? with Viking Ocean Cruises top and MSC bottom
on January 27, 2020 at 11:12 AM
The annual research looked at 20 cruise companies from around the world and asked 2,253 passengers to rate their experiences out of five across 11 categories.
Six of the finest boutique hotels, including favourites of Princess Diana and Queen Elizabeth
on January 27, 2020 at 10:47 AM
Here, our writers visit six of the finest family-run boutique hotels from a favourite of Princess Diana’s in Austria to a chateau with Michelin-starred cuisine in France.
ALAN Titchmarsh reveals his pick of the National Trust spots you and your family can enjoy…
on January 27, 2020 at 10:43 AM
Like the National Trust’s almost six million members, Alan Titchmarsh loves exploring historic homes and gardens in the UK. Here he reveals some of his favourite National Trust spots.
How to visit Las Palmas for under £100 a night
on January 25, 2020 at 11:10 AM
Meteorologists say Las Palmas has the most perfect climate in Europe, with an average temperature of 22c (72f). Here’s how to see its best bits…
An Inspector Calls… A review of Mama Shelter, London
on January 25, 2020 at 11:08 AM
The Inspector checked into Mama Shelter, a Parisian import located in Hackney, east London. It’s owned by the Trigano family, who founded (and sold on) Club Med in the late 1990s.
Broadcaster Joan Bakewell recalls her travel adventures
on January 25, 2020 at 11:07 AM
Here the broadcaster talks about her travels to India, why she would love to visit the deserts of Oman – and more…
MailOnline reviews the two-Michelin-star Restaurant Sat Bains which refuses to serve vegan food
on January 25, 2020 at 9:34 AM
MailOnline Travel’s Ted Thornhill checks into the Nottingham eaterie with rooms for a (meaty) experience that’s out of this world. So yes, spoiler alert, he says, it lives up to the hype…
The holiday in France French families adore! Discovering the island of Ile de Re
on January 25, 2020 at 8:35 AM
Fashionable Parisians head to the island of Ile de Re to stay in its whitewashed cottages. Richard Eden took his family, who found it was the perfect backdrop for their Instagram shots.
Can Olympian Helen Glover really get YOU fit on this glorious Algarve spa holiday?
on January 25, 2020 at 8:31 AM
Helen Glover leads an ‘Active Living’ programme at the Four Seasons Fairways on the Algarve’s Quinta do Lago. Kate Johnson joined in and was desperate to impress the champion rower.
Will Brexit hit your break? What you need to know about travelling to Europe after we leave
on January 25, 2020 at 1:44 AM
The good news for Britons visiting the EU after Brexit is that there’ll be a ‘transition period’ until the end of 2020. But plenty of questions loom on the horizon. Here’s how travel could be affected…
Six months until Tokyo 2020: How are the Olympic venues shaping up?
on January 24, 2020 at 10:19 PM
The Greatest Show on Earth is just six months away and Tokyo is gearing up to host the 32nd Summer Olympic Games. So how is it shaping up ahead of the July 24 opening ceremony?
Big beasts on a budget: Here’s our pick of thrilling but affordable African safaris
on January 24, 2020 at 10:01 PM
Complicated logistics and remote locations can make organising an African safari bewildering and expensive. But our selection of trips shows you can have adventure at an affordable price.
20 Expert-Backed Tips For An Epic Road Trip
on January 24, 2020 at 9:17 PM
Follow these rules of the road to stay sane and safe on your next vacation.
Chinese woman eats bat in restaurant despite coronavirus link
on January 24, 2020 at 8:30 PM
The new coronavirus, which emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan last month, has killed at least 25 people, sickened more than 800 and caused the city of 11million to be in lockdown.
Deadly Chinese Coronavirus might ALREADY have reached UK
on January 24, 2020 at 5:55 PM
Wuhan, which has a population of 11 million, is being quarantined, with authorities shutting down outbound flights and trains, ordering citizens not to leave except in the case of special circumstances.
The Points Guy reviews 4 classes on an Etihad A380 simultaneously on a New York to Abu Dhabi flight
on January 24, 2020 at 5:42 PM
Travel experts from The Points Guy’s U.S and U.K teams filmed a four-way simultaneous review on a flight from New York to Abu Dhabi.
Instagram sensation Miss Rigby the cat, who spends her life sailing the high seas
on January 24, 2020 at 3:24 PM
Miss Rigby has lived on a boat with her owners from Florida since she was a kitten. She loves nothing more than exploring the waters of the U.S and the Caribbean Sea with them.
Emotional Support Animals Could Soon Be Banned From Planes
on January 23, 2020 at 6:30 PM
DOT is considering new rules that would restrict service animals on airplanes to specially trained dogs.
The haunting abandoned village near Dubai that’s slowly being buried by sand
on January 23, 2020 at 5:42 PM
Jade Brimfield, from the UK, captured eerie images and drone footage of a ghost town close to Al Madam, which lies 37 miles from Dubai. Desert sand is slowly swallowing its buildings.
Spain digs itself out of snow in the aftermath of Storm Gloria that has killed eight people
on January 23, 2020 at 4:55 PM
The ferocious weather, the country’s worst storm for 30 years, saw winds of more than 140 km and heavy snowfall. Residents in Morella, Castellón have begun to clear away the snow from their roads.
Singaporean couple splash out $2million on an 18-course meal on private jet with diamond chopsticks
on January 23, 2020 at 4:43 PM
Vincent and Jane Hee will also be chauffeured around in a Rolls-Royce, receive a rose-gold platinum ring set with a rare 2.08-carat diamond and spend the night at the Raffles Singapore hotel.
A review of NYX Hotel Prague where local artists are welcome to use the walls as a blank canvas
on January 23, 2020 at 11:51 AM
NYX Hotel Prague is located slap-bang in the centre of the Czech capital. James Murphy checked in and found the property is an explosion of art, photography and colour.
25 Mistakes Tourists Make While Visiting London
on January 22, 2020 at 7:20 PM
London locals shared the faux pas they often see visitors committing.
More than 27,000 people apply to be caretakers of remote Great Blasket Island in Ireland
on January 22, 2020 at 5:58 PM
Two caretakers are wanted for Great Blasket Island. There is no electricity – the only light comes from candles or stoves – and there is no hot water.
Inflatable jacket creates a ‘barrier between the wearer and busy crowds’ on public transport
on January 22, 2020 at 5:56 PM
A hotel chain has created the coat, which can be inflated via an electric pump, to create a ‘barrier between the wearer and busy crowds’. A model tried it out on the London Underground.
Best cities for families in 2020 revealed: Helsinki No1, London 55th, LA best for kids’ activities
on January 22, 2020 at 5:37 PM
The Finnish capital was handed the accolade after researchers analysed 150 cities and 16 factors including paid parental leave, education, healthcare, employment rates and affordability.
The incredible winners of the 2019 Travel Photographer of the Year contest
on January 22, 2020 at 4:58 PM
Photographers from 144 countries submitted over 20,000 stunning pictures in categories including endangered planet, people and cultures, thrills and adventures and dusk to dawn.
Beautiful photographs entered in an Agora competition capture the essence of friendship
on January 22, 2020 at 3:06 PM
These stunning images from all over the world perfectly convey what friendship means, across cultures and generations – and the animal kingdom.