On the evening of Friday 23 September, the operations directors of all the leading UK airlines bar one received an unusual phone call. It was from the Civil Aviation Authority, enquiring if they had a..
Each week, The Independent’s travel team go head to head to see who can come up with the best version of a particular trip. Today we’re tackling a last-minute half-term holiday.
Simon’s choice: a bar..
I’d make a rubbish wolf. Standing on a snowy ridge with a commanding view of the spectacular southern French Alps, I’m doing my best howl in an effort to make contact with one of Europe’s most maligne..
TripAdvisor will no longer sell tickets to attractions that involve physical contact with wild animals or endangered species.
Among the experiences being banned by the company and its subsidiary, Via..
When money’s no object, the world is your oyster. Whether you want to sail the high seas in a super-yacht or go beachcombing on your own private island.
If you’ve got the cash to splash, a private je..
In his first interview since the rescue of Monarch was announced, the airline’s chief executive has said that the slump in sterling had delayed the announcement of a £165m cash injection.
The proportion of British travellers taking a beach holiday fell by 24 per cent in the past year, according to research by Abta, the travel association. Yet the number of people going on holiday incre..
Holidaymakers at UK airports are being offered less than one euro to the pound as sterling’s value continues to plummet following UK’s vote to leave the EU.
Bureaux de change at 17 airports across th..
Venice is high on many a traveller’s must-visit list. Whether you visit in the height of summer or depths of winter, you certainly won’t be the only one winding your way over the waterways, through th..