Author: Florence Derrick

The rise of female tour guides

This International Women’s Day, we spotlight three women breaking the mould by becoming female tour guides in Morocco, northern India and Afghanistan.

Can I travel to Spain, the Canary and Balearic Islands?

Spain has imposed a temporary ban from the UK until 16 March and foreign holidays from England won’t be allowed until at least 17 May. Get more on this plus all the latest news on travelling to Spain.

UK hidden gems for a post-lockdown break

Staycations are set to be huge this spring and summer, especially following the recent UK government announcement, but how do you get off the beaten path? Our local writers reveal the UK hidden gems that you never knew about.

Best all-inclusive hotels for a relaxing post-lockdown break

Holidays aren’t on the cards right now, but post-lockdown, we’re going to be in need of some serious looking after at an all-inclusive hotel.

The best cities in the UK for a post-lockdown break

We might in lockdown, but there’s no harm in dreaming up a great staycation for later on in the year. Here are some of the UK’s best cities.

UK travel quarantine cut in half

The quarantine period upon arrival to the UK will be reduced from 14 days to five under the new test and release scheme, the government has announced

Tips for flying during coronavirus: essential face mask information

Travel might be off limits for now, but if you need to go somewhere for essential reasons, here’s everything you need to know about face masks on the go.

11 unusual hotels for a quirky UK stay

The UK is packed with unusual hotels, from converted fire engines to former prisons – perfect for a weird and wonderful staycation.

How to plan a multi-country holiday during COVID-19

Planning a post-lockdown adventure? Maximise your time on the road with a multi-country holiday, and tick a few places off your list in one go.