Category: Travel

France holidays: A review of a Loire Valley chateau that’s like a mini Versailles Palace

France holidays: A review of a Loire Valley chateau that’s like a mini Versailles Palace

They say time travel is impossible – yet recently I seemingly achieved it, going back to 18th-century France and living…

Oh, rats! As New Yorkers emerge from pandemic, so do rodents

Oh, rats! As New Yorkers emerge from pandemic, so do rodents

NEW YORK —They crawled to the surface as the coronavirus pandemic roiled New York City, scurrying out of subterranean nests…

3 US tourists die at Bahamas hotel after falling ill

3 US tourists die at Bahamas hotel after falling ill

MEXICO CITY — Three U.S. tourists have died at a resort in the Bahamas after falling ill, officials of the…

A guide to the celebrations large and small across the country to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

A guide to the celebrations large and small across the country to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

The party has almost begun. Across the nation, bunting is at the ready, trestle tables are being dusted down and…

Rescuers look for victims at Cuba hotel after fatal blast

Rescuers look for victims at Cuba hotel after fatal blast

HAVANA — Rescuers in Cuba’s capital were searching rubble through the night to find more victims of an explosion that…

Mercedes and rapper will-i-am create one-off ‘The Flip’ supercar

Mercedes and rapper will-i-am create one-off ‘The Flip’ supercar

When car manufacturers agree to collaborate with eccentric A-listers to create one-off cars, the results are usually a bit bonkers….

Rouen for under £100 a night! How to see this glorious French city on a budget

Rouen for under £100 a night! How to see this glorious French city on a budget

Explore the historic French city of Rouen on a budget  Flaubert’s Madame Bovary and Joan of Arc may both have…

An exclusive look inside the world’s largest cruise ship, Wonder of the Seas

An exclusive look inside the world’s largest cruise ship, Wonder of the Seas

A gentle breeze rustles through the trees in Central Park. I grab a coffee in the park’s cafe and sit…

Train vs plane: Travel experts film race from London to Leeds using an LNER express and Flybe

Train vs plane: Travel experts film race from London to Leeds using an LNER express and Flybe

Train vs plane: Travel experts film fascinating race from London to Leeds between an LNER express and a Flybe flight……

Tesla covers travel costs for workers seeking abortions

Tesla covers travel costs for workers seeking abortions

Tesla is covering travel costs for employees seeking out-of-state abortions, joining the ranks of major companies who’ve introduced a similar…