Holidays

Skytrax announces world’s top airports

Incheon International Airport (Seoul, S Korea) was named World’s Best Airport for 2009, in the World Airport Awards published by Skytrax. Hong Kong International Airport, was pipped to 2nd place by Incheon International, with Singapore Changi Airport ranking 3rd best…

Spanish love affair? Is it over?

Details from Skyscanner show that the long running British love affair with Spain could be coming to a natural conclusion. By looking at flight search data for travellers over the Easter break, Skyscanner points out that although Spain remains the…

Snow time

If you are going to fly and the weather is snowy, there are some things that you can do. Firstly, do not panic. Really. It doesn’t help and only serves to put your blood pressure up and make you and…

Make it a holiday to interest!

There are many reasons why people go on holiday. Relaxation, seeing new sights, new faces, enjoying new sensations. Some people, however, want something a little different. They want to pursue their hobby but in a different environment. For example, parachuting…

Travel: Where to Go When

Following on from the best-selling first edition of Travel: Where to Go When, this beautiful holiday guide now comes in a handy, compact format. Planning a holiday is great fun. Well, it can be, so long as you do your…

Do the Ghan

The Ghan, is Australia’s legendary rail journey, and it is celebrating a very special birthday. It is 80 years old, this year. The original service ran 1,500 kms from Adelaide to Alice Springs which is at the heart of the…

Rock and Roll Tourist

Graham Forbes, published by Northumbria University Press: Rock and Roll Tourist is a travel book with a difference. And one that is ideal for your suitcase. For Graham has travelled across many of the world’s continents to hear and also…