New tourist train opens up Yorkshire dales

In the UK’s post-pandemic months, when demand for domestic holidays is sky-high, Yorkshire’s expansive green spaces hold appeal for many. But how to explore it without spending hours in a car and cries of “Are we nearly there yet?” From next month, a new rail service on one of the country’s most scenic routes, between […]

TravelPulse Podcast: Behind the Scenes of Re-Opening a Tourism Destination

Happy #TravelTuesday. Hosts Eric Bowman and Dan Callahan discuss the latest trending topics in the travel industry, including the recent extension of suspension for ocean cruise lines as well as the debate around wearing masks. Later, the two are joined by Rodrigo Esponda, Managing Director of Los Cabos Tourism Board. Esponda details the process of […]

UK ministers in talks to create air bridges with ‘core’ European nations

Ministers are in talks to create “air bridges” with a number of “core” European countries including Spain, Italy, Greece, France, Turkey and Croatia to let holidaymakers go abroad this summer without having to quarantine on their return. Austria and Germany are also among the countries officials are considering, the Guardian understands. There are hopes an […]

The perfect post-lockdown activity: paddleboarding in Cornwall

Dom Moore traces his finger along a sea chart of the Cornish coast, pointing out sea depths, ancient shipwrecks and potential risks along the route we’re about to take. This isn’t your average stand-up paddleboarding tour. Instead of simply following a guide for a couple of hours, I’m helping to plan my own route, factoring […]

New Updates for Seasonal Events at Walt Disney World

Finally, Walt Disney World is reopening in July. The resort has started taking hotel reservations for next month, and the theme parks will begin a phased re-opening on July 11. And while people will once again begin to enjoy the Happiest Place on Earth, there will be expected changes to meet the new health and […]

My favourite memories of Spain: readers’ travel tips

Guardian Travel pick: A day to remember, Santiago de Compostela It was a rainy morning in Santiago, Galicia, in late November 1975. I was in my third year at university, studying languages, and was spending the entire year in Spain, ostensibly to improve my language skills. As I walked towards town I became aware of […]

6 types of travel insurance: for greater certainty in uncertain times – A Luxury Travel Blog % 6 types of travel insurance: for greater certainty in uncertain times

As the coronavirus has completely affected our lives, this pandemic has disrupted existing and future travel plans. Therefore, all of this has turned greater attention to travel insurance. Such protection provides a safety net so you can step out with confidence, covering big financial risks that you don’t want to bear alone. Travel insurance provides […]