Travel News

Flight cancellations & delays, what are you rights?

EU regulation 0261/2004 sets out your rights as a passenger. Meals and refreshments, hotel accommodation.

Added: 24/12/2010

Snow update: Severe weather continuing to disrupt travel across the UK & Europe

The severe weather conditions, including widespread snow and ice, is continuing to disrupt travel today and is likely to do so right up until Christmas

Added: 21/12/2010

Beat the crowds and enjoy a relaxing New Year's Eve abroad

If you want to avoid crowded New Year's Eve events, why not escape the hustle and bustle and enjoy a cruise or special train journey.

Added: 16/12/2010

Restoration work on the Leaning Tower of Pisa is completed

An eight-year restoration project to clean the Leaning Tower of Pisa has been completed. Restorers used syringes and lasers to clean the structure.

Added: 15/12/2010

Rise in valvular heart disease due to increase in life expectancy

As life expectancy rises, the number of people that need treatment for valvular heart disease is increasing, but is the UK prepared for the epidemic?

Added: 14/12/2010

Estonia to become European Capital of Culture 2011

Estonia will be celebrating Tallinn becoming the European Capital of Culture for 2011. They will also adopt the euro on 1 January 2011.

Added: 13/12/2010

Heart disease kills three times more women than breast cancer

The British Heart Foundation is encouraging women to become more aware of the effects of heart disease, including heart attacks and angina.

Added: 10/12/2010

Mauritius voted as the finest island in the world

Last month, Mauritius was voted the finest island in the world in the World Travel Awards 2010.

Added: 09/12/2010

British Airways promotes holidays in Marrakech

BA believes that Marrakech will be one of the top holiday destinations for 2011. The airline has recently launched new flights to Morocco.

Added: 08/12/2010

Experience the wonder of the Whirling Dervish Festival

The Whirling Dervish Festival takes place every year from 10 to 17 December in the Turkish city of Konya.

Added: 03/12/2010

Adaptive skiing for disabled winter sports enthusiasts

If you are disabled and you want to have a go at winter sports, then adaptive skiing could be the answer to a successful trip on the slopes.

Added: 02/12/2010

All flights to and from Gatwick Airport cancelled till tomorrow morning

Due to heavy snowfall, all flights to and from Gatwick Airport have been cancelled until tomorrow morning. Contact your airline for details.

Added: 01/12/2010