Travel

11 October 2013

Nicole Scherzinger's house wins in the race for top X Factor location

As Nicole Scherzinger secures a 871% increase in searches to Antigua, we ask Bob Atkinson, travel expert at Travel Supermarket about the patterns of holiday makers in response to the media.  Why ...
11 October 2013

Top ten strangest and naughtiest holiday booking requests!

Lastminute.com customer service enquiries over the summer reported some of the strangest holiday booking requests that they encountered and David Beatley talks us through them! A bum complaint: One lucky customer ...
10 October 2013

Top ten unknown travel destinations!

We talk to the CEO of GoEuro Naren Shaam about these hidden gems and why it is important to travel to them. 1.       Norway: West Norwegian Fjords – Geirangerfjord 2.       Austria: Salzburg 3.       Portugal: Laurisilva ...
9 October 2013

The Feversham Arms Hotel and Spa, Helmsley,Yorkshire

The Feversham Arms Hotel and Verbena Spa is situated in the heart of the traditional market town of Helmsley, North Yorkshire. Upon arrival we were greeted by Ian who offered to ...
9 October 2013

Top ten cruise sightings!

We talk to Steph Curtin, Cruise Development Manager of bonvoyage.co.uk about the best places to visit on a cruise!  Sailing past The Statue of Liberty, New York Whale sightings alongside cruise ship The ...
9 October 2013

Why should you go on a cruise?

Why are Brits wary of cruises because of sea sickness?   Most of us will have travelled on a ferry or other small boat at some point in our lives and it's ...
8 October 2013

Halloween haunts- Dover Castle, Kent

Dover castle is one of the most haunted castles in Kent, so what stories of ghostly goings on can you tell us about?    Here are two of the oldest and most ...

8 October 2013

Exclusive interview with Chris Clarkson

What is airline snobbery? Our poll revealed that many people have a tendency to pick the airline they will fly with based on the fellow passengers they are likely to encounter. ...
3 October 2013

Hilton London Canary Wharf

In London Hilton Canary Wharf we were able to leave our bags in storage until our room was ready, as in the other Hiltons we stayed in. When are returned ...
2 October 2013

Urban Meadow Restaurant Review

The Urban Meadow Restaurant was located on the ground floor of the Double Tree by Hilton. It was light and airy, decorated in greens, browns and light woods which complimented ...
2 October 2013

Double Tree by Hilton, London Hyde Park

Be wary as there are two Hilton hotels in the area and this is the second one on your right! We made the mistake of going to the wrong one, ...
2 October 2013

10 best things to do when you visit a new city by Isabelle Drake

1. Use social media before you leave. You might be surprised to find a friend who lives there or will be visiting at the same time. 2. Find the used and ...
1 October 2013

Hilton London Tower Bridge

In the Hilton London Tower Bridge we were greeted by Katalin at reception who kindly let us check in early despite arriving before the designated check in time. She looked ...
1 October 2013

10 things a tourist should never assume by Alessia George

Never Assume … … that your holiday rep has your mobile number and will call you if you are not where you should be.  She does not so she will not ...
24 September 2013

The Macdonald Manchester Hotel and Spa

The Macdonald Manchester Hotel and Spa has a lift that is specifically for the Spa to give you privacy from the other guests if you are going back to your ...

24 September 2013

The UK’s best hotel secrets revealed

Choosing the perfect hotel can be a nightmare, but thanks to the Best Kept Secret Awards, that Femalefirst even helped to judge, you can have your pick of the best ...
23 September 2013

The Macdonald Manchester Hotel and Spa

The Macdonald Manchester Hotel and Spa is easy to find with great access for both motorists and people travelling on the train. Piccadilly is the closest station to the hotel ...

20 September 2013

Strangest Visa application questions!

Global Visas.com has put together a top ten list of random questions asked by people looking to get a visa for 12 months and you will not believe some of ...
19 September 2013

Beach bodies stop women going on holiday

Sunshine found that many women are now shying away from holidays because of how they feel about their beach bodies. 18-25 and 40-50 year olds are the most conscious of ...
19 September 2013

Brits wont give up their hols for anything!

Leeds Building Society found that despite the cutbacks made due to the recession, Brits are still trying to have a getaway every year as 42% of adults said that they ...
19 September 2013

Only 1 In 10 Brits Drink The Recommended Water Amounts On Holiday

Did you think that fizzy pop, alcoholic beverages and cocktails would keep you hydrated whilst on holiday? Well you thought wrong! Research has infact revealed that onl 1 out of ...
19 September 2013

A quarter of children have never been on holiday!

Sunshine.co.uk has found that the recession has had an impact on today’s children when it comes to their holiday experiences. One in four children under the age of ten have ...
19 September 2013

Brits are clueless when it comes to tipping abroad!

Following Ashley Cole getting a told of by an American bar women in Missouri, Hotels.com thought they would find out if being clueless about tips extends to the rest of ...
19 September 2013

Brits are boozy on holiday!

68% of Brits reveal that they drink more on holiday than they would when they are at home, with a worrying 18% drinking 7 drinks on an average day abroad. ...
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