UK Destinations

A Floating Garden Bridge In London Could Become A Reality...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Joanna Lumley’s dream of a “floating paradise garden” suspended above the river Thames is set to become a reality after the Government pledged ...

Poorna Bell

Revealed: Lonely Planet's Best Places To Holiday In 2014

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Lonely Planet is still one of the definitive voices in the travel world, so when it comes to planning our next year's holidays, we pay close attention...

Hot Air Balloon Strikes Power Lines

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A hot air balloon has crashed to the ground after striking power lines, injuring the two men on board. The accident happened at the annual Albuquerque...

Highlands and Islands: Eating and Sleeping in Scotland

Zahra Razavi | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

I recently spent a week touring the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and managed to get my hands on some brilliant recommendations and a few accidental finds during my trip. Here are my top tips for where to eat and where to stay in Ullapool, Stornoway and Portree.

A Journey Through Natural Scotland

Zahra Razavi | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

I'm looking for a taste of history, authenticity and the real Scottish character from this week - surely that's not too much to ask?

Five Exotic Short Break Destinations

Mark Hodson | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hodson

Fancy somewhere out of the ordinary for your next holiday? If you have plenty of time and money you'll find no shortage of exotic far-flung destinations. But if you know where to look, you don't need to cross continents to find exciting, colourful and culturally-rich cities. Here are five exotic short breaks all within five hours flying time of the UK.

Top Oscar-Worthy Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Just in time for the Oscars' Awards Ceremony, we've compiled a list of our eight favourite hotels featured in films.

Unusual Holiday Ideas for 2013

Zahra Razavi | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

Sick of caravan holidays and cheap all-inclusive deals to European resorts? Do something different with your travels in 2013 and consider one of these more unusual suggestions for this year's holiday.

Best Winter Honeymoon Destinations

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

These destinations are a little different to the traditional island paradise of swaying palms and turquoise waters. From Finland's Lapland to the French Alps, these accommodations are for couples envisioning a more distinctive and perhaps more memorable post-wedding getaway.

Best Time to Visit Six of the World's Best Destinations

Mark Hodson | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hodson

Arriving at the wrong time of year is an easy mistake to make, particularly on a long-haul holiday. You could land in the middle of a tropical cyclone. You may find you've paid over the odds to travel in the peak season, when the 'off' season would have been just as good.

My Weekend as a Valenciano

Joanne Shurvell | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Joanne Shurvell

An unexpected highlight on a trip to Valencia last month was an invitation to a fish auction from Bernd Knoller and Steve Anderson, two of the city's finest chefs.