Category: Travel

10 of the best UK wildlife weekends

Rewilding retreat, Cairngorms Discover the richness of Scotland’s wildlife on a week-long tour, focusing on the rewilding programmes that are opening up across the Highlands. The trip offers the chance to see red kites – recently reintroduced to the region – bottlenose dolphins and ospreys, as well as watching pine martens from a private hide. […]

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English Heritage has 250 free-to-enter sites where you can let the kids clamber over history – here’s our top picks

KEEPING the kids amused over the summer holidays always means extra costs, so finding ways to keep them entertained without spending a fortune is more important than ever. English Heritage cares for more than 400 historic monuments, buildings and sites across England from prehistoric gems to grand medieval castles. 4 Kenwood House overlooks London’s Hampstead […]

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The Biggest Beer Festivals In The United States This Summer (And Why You Should Visit Each)

The classic road trip is as American as apple pie, the designated hitter, spray cheese, and treating pets like they’re children. Road trip season means school is over (even if you technically graduated years ago) and there’s nothing on the horizon to worry about except where the next rest area is located so you can […]

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‘It’s not the waiting, it’s the indignity’: disabled passengers tell of air travel torment

Passengers with a disability or reduced mobility are legally entitled to special assistance when travelling by air, with airports and airlines required to provide help and assistance free of charge. Recent experiences of disabled passengers, however, suggests that this support is not always available and cannot be relied on. ‘Traumatised and humiliated’ Suzanne Croft, a […]

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‘It’s not the waiting, it’s the indignity’: disabled passengers tell of air travel torment

Passengers with a disability or reduced mobility are legally entitled to special assistance when travelling by air, with airports and airlines required to provide help and assistance free of charge. Recent experiences of disabled passengers, however, suggests that this support is not always available and cannot be relied on. ‘Traumatised and humiliated’ Suzanne Croft, a […]

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EasyJet cancels MORE flights this summer

EASYJET has warned that it will be cancelling even more flights this summer. The airline cited both staff shortages and flight caps at airports. 2 More easyJet flights will be cancelled this summer, the airline has warnedCredit: Alamy EasyJet has already cancelled 600 flights this month, along with all flights to Hurghada in Egypt. And […]

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