Why flight prices are climbing in 2024!
RYANAIR prices could soar 10pc, One Day fans to flock to Greek island of Paros, and Chalkmarks speaks to cruise expert Kathy Taylor about the ships being launched in 2024! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Meet the expert: Kathy Taylor gives us the lowdown on cruising for 2024!
MORE than 35 million people will set sail in 2024. That’s a record. Plus, 14 new ships will launch throughout the year. We start by asking Kathy: Why is everyone cruising?
Airports, airlines and cruises in record post-pandemic boom
ROYAL Caribbean makes sales history in first weeks of 2024, London’s BT Tower sells for £275 to become luxury hotel, and Tate gallery artworks hit the road! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Pix of the trip: Madeira
THINK green slopes, blue water, yellow sun and something good to drink. Plus, dolphins and no clocks. This is Madeira.
Surveying the holiday trends! Rounding up the UK’s top ten travel desires
COUPLES who adventure together, stay together, 70 per cent of us want to pick up a new skill when away and the Scilly Isles is the place Britons want to get to once in their lives. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Pole position! Krakow and Reykjavik are our favourites for city breaks
BRITONS ditch their favourite city breaks to Amsterdam and Barcelona, Finnair weighs passengers and demand for flights is higher than the amount of seats available. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
The travel editors’ special: Cruising, hotel costs and crossing continents!
A full English with baked beans? A five-star London hotel cost £1k a night and easyJet offers free trips to nana and granddad. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Don’t let social media scams ruin your holiday!
One in three of us book holidays without any proper checks, airport security screening experience delays, and easyJet predicts soaring summer prices due to high demand! Welcome to your fact-pact, must-read weekly travel round-up
The Algarve awaits: All eyes on Faro for a summer getaway!
SAVE money by booking a flight to Europe two months in advance, Ryanair sells £12.99 air fares this January and Las Vegas starts fining (or jailing) tourists who take pictures from bridges on the Strip. Welcome to your must-read weekly travel round-up!
Pix of the trip: Albania
GRAB your phone, and get on TikTok for this one, we’re off to Albania! This country had its moment in the summer. It surprised everyone… especially the Albanians.
Dubai on the prize! Why the Emirate keeps topping holiday destination lists
TRIPADVISOR puts out its 2024 Travellers' Choice Awards, sportcations and getting relactive make up this year's holiday trends and Belfast plans to capitalise on being the home of Halloween. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up!
2024 great escapes: Spain, Germany, Vietnam and Shropshire!
ABTA reveals its top 10 “destination to watch”, Eurostar is told off for promoting cheap £39 train tickets and Ryanair is removed from booking.com!
2023: Where we were!
IT'S that time of year when we look back at where we travelled. Here are some of our favourite photos of 2023!
2023 travel round-up: The great escape!
JOIN us on a whistlestop tour of the last 12 months! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Best places to go on holiday in 2024!
TOP 100 city destinations revealed, Istanbul tops list for tourism growth in 2023 and expect more restrictions to tackle overtourism in 2024! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Is Ryanair charging for boarding passes?
RYANAIR has questions to answer over its latest charges, passenger numbers are up in November, and easyJet flies your letters to Santa in Lapland! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
How can we go green when sustainable travel has a bad reputation?
VIRGIN Atlantic flies from London to New York fuelled by “chip fat” oil, No Eurostar services from Amsterdam to London for six months, and, Chalkmarks is away… Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
The big autumn travel statement: What to watch out for in 2024!
FROM jet-setting to set-jetting, Black Friday travel deals are genuine and why Riga is best for Christmas markets! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Why Turkey is not just for Christmas! Guess which country has eclipsed France as our holiday favourite
TURKEY rises up the holiday charts, Britons are booking more staycations than trips abroad and Heathrow became the fourth busiest airport on the planet! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Suitcases at the ready: Where to travel and when in 2024!
WHERE Britons want to travel next year, Albania is Number 1 in Europe, and easyJet puts out a Christmas Advent(ure) calendar! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up
Why we’re travelling to holiday hotspots out of season!
CITY breaks are more popular than beach holidays, the cost of staying in a hotel has risen 13 per cent and Which? rates the Britannia the worst hotel chain for the 11th year in the row. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up!
What to see and where to go in 2024 – if flight prices don’t soar!
FLIGHT prices set to rise, British visitor visas for Europe set for 2025 and Lonely Planet names its 50 Best in Travel destinations for 2024! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Where to travel in 2024: From France and Spain to Australia and the US!
TRAVEL is our top priority for 2024, Loch Ness is the UK’s No 1 bucket list destination, and there’s more to Peru than Machu Picchu! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Hot tips for autumn breaks as flight passenger numbers pass pre-pandemic levels!
WEATHERMAN John Kettley points out the high-temperature hot spots, new train firm Evolyn plans London to Paris service to rival Eurostar, and Liam Gallagher voices the announcements on the Manchester tram network! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Carbon captured: how emissions curbs could curtail our holidays!
GET ready for carbon passports, Paris crawls with bedbugs, and Glastonbury tickets go up to £360! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Flight or ferry? In search of sun, sea and sustainability!
A BEGINNER'S guide to what it’s like on board an overnight ferry sailing from England to the UK's top holiday hotspot Spain!
Hoi Polloi! Why Britons should flock to Vietnam for cheap winter sun
THE pound goes furthest in Vietnam, flights are cancelled at Gatwick, and Ryanair cuts its winter schedule! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Tiranarama: Why Albania is the best place you’ve never been!
WHY on earth do you want to go to Albania, they said. Haven’t you seen the news. Yes, that's why we're going. It sounds great!
Unesco reveals 42 new outstanding world heritage sites for 2023
THE new most outstanding places on earth are announced, Stonehenge faces losing its world heritage status and winter holiday bookings are up! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Are shorter holidays the answer to overtourism?
HOLIDAYS drop from two weeks to seven days, Venice is officially overrun by tourists and direct flights to Peru are back. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Iceland named as bucket list favourite and why breakfast is the key to beating jet-lag!
AIRLINES demand they’re reimbursed for last week’s air traffic chaos, the government looks to crackdown on flight add-ons and Venice day-trippers will be changed €5 from next spring. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Refund my flight! Who pays when air traffic control sparks chaos?
THOUSANDS stranded after air traffic control glitch, how the cost of flight add-ons has soared, and an ice cream van selling £7 cones is impounded! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Bank holiday strikes again and be swift if you want your Taylor tickets!
EXPECT delays on the roads and disruption on the rails, 26 million bags of luggage gone missing at airports and Travelodge is booked out for Taylor Swift 2024 concerts Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
How Scotland has become a £1bn staycation success!
THOUSANDS evacuated after wildfires in France and Tenerife, Ryanair upsets millions, and where the celebs go on holiday! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Our top two holiday spots: Home and away!
BRITONS are booking last-minute holidays, Tui pays out £21.5 million in wildfire compensation and a new UK to US airline promises champers on board – even if you’re flying cattle! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Where is everyone? Millions head abroad this summer as staycationers avoid Britain’s bad beaches!
GREECE invites everyone back for a free holiday, why no one wants to visit the seaside and we can camp on Dartmoor again! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Pix of the trip: Puglia
WELCOME to Puglia with the Italian summer on full blast. This underrated region is Italy’s best-kept secret
As the world heats up, the burning question is: where do we go from here?
EUROPE'S holiday hotspots are in flames, travellers change habits and head to the Czech Republic, Denmark, Ireland and Bulgaria, and Italy's Puglia was named the only region in Europe where the cost of dining out has fallen! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Head for the heel! How Bari is the gateway to Italy’s best kept secret
PUGLIA has come under the spotlight for being the only region in Europe where the cost of dining out for UK holidaymakers has actually fallen. Here’s what to do: Book a trip to Bari.
2023 Round-up: The travel comeback!
2023 will be remembered as the year travel boomed. So many Britons have booked a summer holiday, prices soare and it sparked a rise in inflation. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Scorchio! Air traffic chaos turns up the heat at Gatwick as southern Europe bakes in health harming hot snap
EUROPE gets hot and sweaty, easyJet cancels flights and we’re in Italy! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Pay less, stay longer! Top tips for booking a holiday in July
THE price of holidays shoots up 20 per cent, longer trips are cheaper and rail strikes are back! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Ferries go green and cruises boom but is all this travel pushing up inflation?
P&O Ferries unveil the world’s largest double-ended ferry, eight in 10 spots on Saga cruises are booked up and Atol celebrates 50 years of rescuing holidaymakers!
The £1k holiday bombshell: Average spend for week away soars to a grand new total!
COST of UK staycation reaches £1,000, holidaymakers overspend by £135 once away and first Heathrow strike is cancelled. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Jet lag! Travellers face 31 days of strike chaos at Heathrow this summer
WALKOUTS at Terminals 3 and 5, Wizz Air named the worst short-haul airline and why we can expect more turbulence when we fly! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
The burning question: Fancy a beer on the beach in Benidorm?
FOR some Benidorm is the last resort when it comes to holidays but we went to see what attracts millions of Britons to Spain’s Costa Blanca! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Home or away? The only thing we all agree on is holidays are back
BRITONS will take two overseas holidays this year, half will also take a staycation and trains could scrap free wifi! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
High flyers: Get ready for London to Sydney space travel!
TWO hour flights to Sydney, Center Parcs for sale and Banksy art in London this summer! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Air we go! Ryanair orders 300 planes to fly holidaymakers to north Africa and the Middle East
RAIL strikes restart today, EU expected to delay border checks and the big family holiday is back! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
London arise! Millions descend on capital for King Charles’ extraordinary Coronation
IT’S the coronation bank holiday, coronavirus restrictions end in America and strikes are back at Heathrow and on the trains! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Countdown to the coronation: Royal fans are sure to find something up their street!
RAIL strike for Eurovision, the King turns down Terminal 5 and Bamburgh is Britain’s best beach. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Travel goes green but there’s a red alert on soaring flight prices!
EASYJET flights up '£12', the Orient Express terminates its UK leg and the TravMedia Awards race row! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Wizz Air named worst airline for flight delays for the second year running
WORST performing airlines named, UK lists seven wonders for Unesco protection, and the tulip festival starts at Hampton Court! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Join the queue for the Easter getaway!
TWO million Britons are flying to sunshine destinations, 500,000 have booked packages with Tui and 17 million car journeys are predicted this Bank Holiday weekend. Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Heathrow holiday hold-ups: Strikers target Easter break for walkouts!
HEATHROW strikes go ahead, Brits not welcome in Amsterdam, and the 57-ton dino has arrived! Welcome to your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
London just got interesting: Six unbelievable facts about the city that stole the crown!
LONDON is one of the most popular cities on the planet yet in the UK, it’s a national hobby to dislike it.
Keep calm and carry on travelling: Britons are booking holidays in record numbers despite the cost-of-living crisis!
FLIGHT prices set to rise by 15 per cent, train strikes called off and hungry-holiday Brits are heading to Rome! Your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
City slickers: The three top destinations from Britain’s busiest airport
DUBAI, New York and Madrid named our most popular destinations, the Hungarian Parliament Building is the No1 tourist attraction, and there’s a new shuttle service at Luton airport. Your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Just the tickets: Eurovision sells out while rail fares go up!
EUROVISION tickets sell out, train prices go up and Matt Hancock is cancelled by the travel industry. Your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…
Red Sea alert: Sharm el Sheik named the hot spot where the pound still has value
THE cheapest fun in the sun holidays, millions of pounds of pandemic flight vouchers still unclaimed, and Eurovision tickets go on sale on Tuesday! Your fact-packed, must-read weekly travel round-up…

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