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Remembering Auschwitz 70 years after its liberation

27 January 2015

This Nazi death camp in Poland still attracts visitors, but for how long?


6,500 flights cancelled as winter storm hits US

27 January 2015

US National Weather Service warns of 'high impact winter storm'


What the surveys say about our travel habits

22 December 2014

From top ten embarrassing moments at the security desk to when exactly you are likely to achieve holiday nirvana, sur...


Why flying to the US via Dublin makes sense for Brits

17 December 2014

Imagine the freedom of arriving in New York and being treated as a local by officials.


UK families rejoice: Air Passenger Duty for children scrapped

04 December 2014

From May 2015 children under 12 will not have to pay APD when flying in economy out of the UK.


Thanksgiving: what do Brits and Americans thank each other for

27 November 2014

It's Thanksgiving and, while the Brits thank the US for the iPhone, Americans thank the UK for The Beatles.


Eurostar: London to Paris in 2 hours and service to Amsterdam in 2016

26 November 2014

Eurostar to introduce two 200mph trains and new routes to Marseille and Provence by May 2015. By December 2016 there ...


Leaving a bad review on TripAdvisor could cost you £100

25 November 2014

Does a hotel have the right to fine you for calling it a 'rotten stinking hovel' on the world's biggest review site? ...


Paddington Bear blazes a trail through London

06 November 2014

Nicole Kidman, David Beckham and Benedict Cumberbatch give Paddington Bear a makeover to launch the Paddington Trail ...


Largest floating human image created on Jordan's Dead Sea

31 October 2014

Hotel staff in Jordan join forces to create the largest human floating image on the lowest point on earth.


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