Crete and Croatia offer sparkling seas and sunny skies – which is best?

It’s time to look ahead and book a trip where sparkling seas meet sunny skies. But will you choose Greece or Croatia? Crete, Greece Editor-in-Chief Sinead McIntyre, husband Alistair and their twins Riley and Harris, 10, fell in love with island life at TUI Blue’s Elounda Breeze.  THE PAD: Just

Discovering whether World Cup host Qatar is a year-round destination

’Ere we go, ’ere we go, ’ere we go… to Qatar! Controversially, the Arab country will host the 2022 World Cup in November – but is it on the ball as a year-round destination? Thomas W Hodgkinson stays in the five-star Mondrian in Doha – a ‘hub of skyscrapers on

Woman reveals the common money-saving travel hacks that ‘DON’T work'

IF you use social media, you will probably have seen some travel hacks pop up on your newsfeed. They all claim to make travelling cheaper or easier – but it's difficult to know which work and which don't. A woman has claimed to debunk some common travel hacks which say

You can spend the night in a converted fire engine with fireman’s pole and uniform fancy dress – and kids will love it

YOU can spend the night living out your dream of being a fireman in a converted fire truck, complete with a fireman's pole and real uniforms to dress up in. Kids will also love the fire truck beds – and you can stay for just £20 each a night. The

A guide to the best train trips to Europe's most colourful corners

On the fast track to Europe’s hotspots: A guide to the best independent train trips to the most colourful corners of the continent Amsterdam is on the itinerary of a fully-escorted, flight-free trip to the Netherlands in April with Railtrail Tailor Made Rail can build train tours to cities from

Teletext Holidays left 200,000 customers’ details exposed for 3 YEARS – The Sun

TELETEXT Holidays left over 200,000 customers' personal details exposed in a major security breach. The data would have included customers' names, email address, home addresses, phone numbers, date of birth, and in some cases, their credit card details. The breach was revealed after an investigation by Verdict, which said that

Brits told not to travel outside UK at Christmas with international travel ‘not recommended’

BRITS have been banned from flying abroad for Christmas under even stricter Covid rules coming in from midnight tonight. Travel rules had been relaxed for anyone living in Tier 1 and Tier 2 areas after lockdown lifted on December 2 – meaning people could see loved ones abroad. ⚠️ Read

Live on a cruise ship for less: New vessel has 'affordable' apartments

Live on a cruise ship… without breaking the bank: Inside the ‘affordable’ new residential vessel offering apartments from £268,000 Storyline’s MV Narrative, a ‘residential community at sea’, has one to four-bedroom apartments and studios The ship, which launches in 2024, also features two-storey penthouses that are on the market for

The incredible picture of a storm cloud that looks like a dragon

Fantasy-film photo: The incredible picture of a storm cloud in Arizona that looks like a giant DRAGON The photograph was taken by top photographer Michael Shainblum near Tucson, Arizona  He said that the creature looks like the dragon from The NeverEnding Story or Smaug from The Hobbit Here we present other

Jet2 launches flash sale with 10% off flights and £50 off hols – and you could fly to Spain for just £23

JET has launched a flash sale with 10 per cent off all flights and £50pp off all holidays, as well as over 1 million FREE child places available. But you have to be quick, as the offer ends on February 5. This article contains affiliate links and if you click