The summer holidays may be over but it does not mean exploring the country has to end. There are plenty of opportunities to go outside and enjoy the country during the colder months. While most of the UK is fantastic for outdoors activities, some counties are better than others and offer more trails, campsites, natural features and even skiing slopes to ...

Expo 2020 Dubai has unveiled its one-of-a-kind community art project, known as Hammour House. The location was unveiled during an exclusive preview attended by sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, commissioner general of the event. Hammour House will bring together fishermen, scientists, artists, school students and a number of institutions at Expo 2020 Dubai to showcase a selection of visually striking ...

Flight upgrades can occur for a number of reasons, and see some lucky passengers moved to a higher cabin. This luxurious treat is one often lusted after by passengers but rarely happens in the modern age of air travel. Nicky Kelvin, head of The Points Guy UK (TPG UK), told Express.co.uk that there are no “magic words” in gaining a ...

Travelodge has today kick-started an autumn recruitment drive, with the company looking to fill 750 positions immediately. The effort includes 720 full and part time positions with flexible working hours at hotels the length and breadth of the country. These include management roles for hotel manager and assistant hotel manager positions, as well as in the housekeeping team and on ...

Restaurant and hotel guests will no longer need to show a vaccination pass or a negative test to enter.  The digital certificate had been required to eat in restaurants and at check in time at hotels. Although the rule will no longer be in place, tourists are advised to check the rules at their individual accommodation as establishments may have ...

  SUPER SELFIE: Chồng Mountain is an ideal “check-in” point for those who love to explore. — Photo quehuongonline.vn By Thanh Giang Recently, Chồng Mountain in the northern province of Quảng Ninh has become a tourism destination attracting many people, especially those who love adventures and exploration. Chồng Mountain (chồng means rocks piled on top of each other) is located between ...

Finnair and Turkish Airlines have announced a codeshare agreement that brings more choice to customers. Starting September 29th, the Finnair AY code will be added to Turkish Airlines route between Helsinki and Istanbul, and from Istanbul to Athens, Sofia, Thessaloniki, Amman, Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, Luxor, Antalya and Gazipasa.  Respectively, the Turkish Airlines TK code will be added to the ...

Autumn is here and, before you know it, it will be November and time to step into the Christmas spirit. Christmas markets are the perfect festive day out now that Covid restrictions have mostly been lifted. But which Christmas Markets are open this year? Express.co.uk reveals the top Christmas markets to visit in the UK. Winter Wonderland, Hyde Park, London Winter Wonderland ...

With less than a week to go until it opens its doors to the world, Expo 2020 Dubai has launched its official song. Titled This Is Our Time, the piece highlights pride in the United Arab Emirates’ culture, celebrates the future and brings together nations from around the world. The song, available to listen here, features Hussain Al Jassmi, one ...

European sleeper trains make a comeback as Germany’s Green party launched a proposal to create a Europe night train network in order to achieve a more sustainable way of travelling long distances. Sleeper trains had been pushed towards extinction after low-cost carriers offered travellers a cheaper and quicker alternative via air. The new German train would mean the comeback of ...

The United States justice department has filed an antitrust suit against American Airlines and JetBlue. The government body argued the growing alliance between the two carriers had created a “de facto merger” in the New York and Boston markets, reducing competition and hurting consumers. The suit contends the arrangement between the two carriers has reduced the incentive for them to ...

On September 20, 2021, US President Joe Biden announced plans to reopen borders to international visitors from “early November”. However, only those who have undergone a full vaccination programme will be permitted to enter the country. The news has sparked joy within the travel industry, as the US has been shut to almost all foreign arrivals since the pandemic began ...

As the show returns to Dubai, AHIC founder Jonathan Worsley has been honoured for his contribution to tourism in the Middle East. Anita Mendiratta, special advisor to the secretary general of the UNWTO, presented the Bench chairmen with a letter of special recognition. The letter, from Zurab Pololikashvili, secretary general of the UNWTO, thanked Worsley for stepping forward to keep ...

The best gardens in Europe have been named by Paving Superstore and 13 British gardens made it onto the list. Looking at the 50 best gardens in Europe, the study ranked the best green spaces using reviews and ratings for each garden. At number 16 was the first Scottish garden, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, with other Scottish green spaces making it ...

Officials in the United States have confirmed Covid-19-related travel restrictions will be lifted for travellers from the European Union, United Kingdom and elsewhere from November. From November, foreign travellers will be allowed to fly into the US if they are fully-vaccinated, and undergo testing and contact tracing. The destination has had tough restrictions on travel in place since early last ...

Airlines and travel agents have reacted to the good news. ​Sean Doyle, British Airways CEO and Chairman said: “Today’s news, which will see our two nations reunited after more than 18 months apart, marks an historic moment and one which will provide a huge boost to Global Britain as it emerges from this pandemic. “We are immensely grateful to the ...

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