LifeStyle: Travel

Happiest Place To Live In The UK Revealed (As Well As The Most Miserable)

Friday  15:25,   28 september 2018

If you’re on the quest for happiness you might want to move to leafy Rushmoor in Hampshire, which has been found to have the happiest residents in the UK. People in the borough, which spans the towns of Aldershot and Farnborough, reported higher... >>>

Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty accuses airline of RACISM after luggage row in Australia, saying an employee 'decided it was okay to speak curtly to brown people'

Thursday  15:05,   27 september 2018

The actress, 43, was travelling from Sydney to Melbourne with Australian airline Qantas when she was told by an employee that her baggage was too large for the cabin. The actress, 43, was travelling from Sydney to Melbourne with Australian... >>>

David Beckham just visited this landmark for the first time - find out why

Thursday  09:50,   27 september 2018

David Beckham visited China over the weekend and paid his first visit to the Great Wall of China.David Beckham has been lucky enough to travel the world thanks to his football career, and at the weekend he was able to tick another major world... >>>

These are the funniest and least funny cities in the UK - according to a new poll

Wednesday  15:05,   26 september 2018

These are the funniest and least funny cities in the UK - according to a new pollThis may not come as a surprise to some, with Liverpool being the home of many well-known comics, including John Bishop, Ken Dodd and Les... >>>

Bali to crack down on visitors posing beside sacred temples wearing bikinis saying there is a decline in the 'quality of tourists'

Tuesday  15:50,   25 september 2018

Officials have reportedly lamented the decline in the 'quality of tourists' who they believe are being disrespectful at the hundreds of Hindu sites across the Indonesian island. And now tourists might even be banned from visiting the temples >>>

Joanna Lumley’s Silk Road filming locations: behind the scenes of the epic trip

Tuesday  14:55,   25 september 2018

Joanna Lumley’s Silk Road filming locations: behind the scenes of the epic trip“They’re hungry!” shouts the camel-handler, as his shaggy, pouting charges make another bid for home. He pulls on the ropes, wresting the four Bactrians under control,... >>>

Airlines that make the most in sneaky add-ons revealed: Top four carriers for 'ancillary revenue' totals are all American, with Ryanair fifth

Monday  08:50,   24 september 2018

The research looked at 73 airlines across the globe that disclose how much they make from additional charges and found that a total of $47.2 billion (£36 billion) was collected by the carriers in 2017.In 2017, United Airlines made the most in... >>>

Qantas scraps music from its in-flight entertainment systems on selected routes (but passengers plead with the airline to bring it back)

Friday  19:00,   21 september 2018

The Australian carrier said the decision to scrap music from in-flight entertainment came after a review found just 10 per cent of passengers were listening to on-demand songs and radio channels.The Australian flag carrier said the decision came... >>>

You've been saying your holiday destinations all wrong! The hardest tourist spots to pronounce revealed - and the toughest are Slovenia's Ptuj and Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland

Friday  08:26,   21 september 2018

A survey looked at the hardest-to-pronounce tourist destinations in the world, along with hard-to-say foods and the languages that most often stump holidaymakers.In a survey that looked at the toughest-to-pronounce tourist destinations on the... >>>

UN releases report on how to curb 'overtourism'

Thursday  08:30,   20 september 2018

The UN has released a guidebook for cities like Amsterdam, Barcelona, and Lisbon on how to manage the effects of overtourism.It's become the buzzword in the travel industry in recent years, used to denote destinations that have suffered negatively... >>>

A flight attendant for China Eastern Airlines was fired after her boyfriend proposed to her on board

Wednesday  07:50,   19 september 2018

This flight attendant didn't expect to be proposed to on board one of her flights. She certainly didn't expect to be fired over it, either.Back in May, a video went viral of a flight attendant's boyfriend proposing to her on board a plane.... >>>

Airbnb hits back at threat it will be banned from Paris: Rental site insists it is 'exceptionally popular' with residents

Monday  14:25,   17 september 2018

Chris Lehane, head of policy at Airbnb, insists it has support of 80% of people in the French capital and that it has worked with local authorities to create a 'regulatory framework'.Deputy mayor Ian Brossat said last week he would seek to... >>>

Worst airlines for flight delays revealed

Thursday  16:20,   13 september 2018

About 1.3 million passengers were left stuck in airports because of severe delays in 12 months, a study of flight data has shown. Which? has analysed flights in and out of the UK from June 2017 until June 2018 and found that more than 13,000 were... >>>

Hotels in Barcelona see income plummet 20% - with owners blaming a rise in 'tourismphobia'

Thursday  16:20,   13 september 2018

The Spanish city has recently seen negative international publicity caused by various attacks and demonstrations, including holiday coaches being held up by protesters. Download the all-new Microsoft News app – available now on iOS and AndroidBut... >>>

Paris official wants to BAN Airbnb from the French capital, accusing it of forcing residents out of the city and turning it into an 'open-air museum' and a 'playground for Americans'

Tuesday  10:20,   11 september 2018

Head of housing Ian Brossat, who is expected to head the Communist party list for European Parliament elections next year, said 'if we don't do anything, there won't be anymore locals'.Ian Brossat, the city council member in charge... >>>