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Travel warning: Station closed as fire crews tackle huge blaze

Fifty firefighters are tackling a large blaze at Nottingham station.

Les Charmettes.

Travel: Park yourself in the Charente for a family-friendly French getaway

For years, the UK’s love affair with France has been conducted largely in three distinct, and very different, locations – Brittany, the Riviera and the Alps.

The infinity hot tub at Coniston's spa

Travel review: Enjoy a proper Yorkshire getaway at Coniston Hotel Country Estate and Spa

​Sometimes, you just want to get away from it all and jump into an entirely different world.
Ryanair is changing its baggage rules

New Ryanair baggage rules: What you need to know about the changes

Ryanair is introducing new baggage rules from Monday.

A BA flight lands at Leeds Bradford Airport.

Leeds Bradford Airport dismay as BA reduces Heathrow flights

Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) has criticised British Airways (BA) after the airline has decided to reduce the number of weekly flights to Heathrow from 20 to 10 in each direction.

Triple Bridge, Ljubljana.

Travel review: Slovenia and its picturesque capital Ljubljana

Looking for a quick getaway in 2018? Head to Slovenia and its picturesque capital Ljubljana, says Paul Kirkwood.

Ye Olde Bell Spa vitality pool

Ye Olde Bell chimes in a new era with sparkling spa

WHEN you go to a Spa you want to be enveloped by warmth, calmness, luxury and peace. This is “me time” writ large and it’s a treat in which you should be able to lose yourself in the moment, shutting out the outside world and all its cares for a few blissful few hours.
Clown fish. PIC: PA

Travel review: Kimbe Bay - Papua New Guinea’s largest island

Kimbe Bay was one of the last places conservationist Jacques Cousteau dived. Sarah Marshall explores below the surface.

Camel trekking is a feature of Sidi Kaouk beach.

Travel: Sample fine food and architecture in this charming African gateway

It’s not just in the geographical sense that Morocco is the gateway to Africa.

One of the Mystery Valley rock formations.

Travel review: Arizona’s Monument Valley

Wondering where to go on holiday in 2018? Make like John Wayne and head to Arizona’s Monument Valley, says Sarah Freeman.

COUNTRY HOUSE CHARMS: The Rectory Hotel is on the edge of the Cotswolds.

Travel review: A Georgian gem in the Cotswolds

The Rectory in Wiltshire has been revamped as a chic country retreat, writes Sophie Lam.


Travel review: A Christmas break in India

Christmas doesn’t have to be all turkey and tinsel. Stephen McClarence heads to India for a very different festive break.

Skellig Michael. PIC: PA

Travel review: Skellig Michael - the home of the Last Jedi

With the latest Star Wars film just released, Nick McAvaney travels to Skellig Michael to find out why The Last Jedi made it his home.

TOTALLY WILD: The Maasai Mara.

Travel review: Africa uncut

Maasai women are rallying for change and their future is looking bright. Sarah Marshall discovers how tourists are supporting a key Kenyan community.

Christmas at the Gendarmenmarkt.

Travel: A sparkling taste of Christmas in Germany’s capital city of contrasts

As the snow began to fall and the sparkling lights glistened on the wooden roofs it was easy to see why thousands of people visit the continent’s Christmas markets each year to add festive sparkle to the seasonal celebrations.
Glasgow at Christmas

Travel review: Glasgow - a festive city break

Crisp, cold air, bustling streets filled with festive shoppers and the soft twinkle of golden lights lining the city’s Style Mile. Glasgow, a city transformed, is an ideal spot for a Christmas break.

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The Seven Dials area of London, with the Radisson Blu hotel (left).

Travel review: Fancy a Christmas shopping spree in London?

Fancy a Christmas shopping spree in London, but put off by thoughts of the Oxford Street crush? Relax, says Sarah Freeman, and make a beeline for Seven Dials.

The treehouse at Puggiestone House in Devon. PIC: PA

Travel review: A group getaway in Devon

A group getaway can ease the pressure of rifts during the festive period. Fiona Webster heads to Devon.

Sample the delights of fine food and drink in London.

Travel: Food glorious food and luxury living in the capital

London has been on our ‘to do’ list for a while.

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