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Possible record heat in Spain, while heavy rain and snow affect the Alps

Parts of Spain, Portugal and southern France are experiencing unusually high temperatures at the moment. On Tuesday, Seville recorded 38C. The hottest conditions will be across the Andalucía region of southern Spain. Cooler conditions will gradually spread from the north, … Continue reading

Cruise control: 5 top cruises for 2015

With 2015 seeing the launch of a number of outstanding new cruise ships and the opening of new routes making some of the world’s most remote places substantially more reachable, this year is not one to miss on the cruising … Continue reading

Great value ski breaks in Europe

There are plenty of fantastic ski resorts in Europe and there’s still time to book up a fun-packed break on the slopes. Ozel Rowland rounds up some of the best… Les Grandes Montets, Chamonix, France © Dan Zelazo Budget skiing A great value … Continue reading

Time to put a spring in your step! Top three wellbeing retreats…

Spring is just around the corner so now is the perfect time to treat yourself to a detox. Ozel Rowland discovers three top hotel and fitness retreats around the world designed to rejuvenate body, mind and soul in:spa retreat, Marrakech, Morocco Spend … Continue reading

How to pack for different climate zones

Cruising can be fantastic fun for the whole family whatever the weather. With an ever expanding list of exciting destinations accessible via cruise ship plus a constant developing arena in on-board entertainment and conveniences, it is rare you’ll ever hear … Continue reading

Summer 2015 – plan ahead!

Help banish the winter blues and book up your summer holiday now. Here, Ozel Rowland brings us some of the best places to stay this summer… Costa Adeje © Javier Lastras Dream Hotel Gran Tacanda, Costa Adeje, Tenerife Why not … Continue reading

Five of the best ski runs in the world

Some avid skiers may feel a need for speed and a rush of adrenaline, while others may enjoy a more a scenic, sedate run. Here, Beth Wilmot rounds up the five best ski runs in the world – selected by … Continue reading

MSC Cruises offers guests a balcony boost

Holidaymakers looking to cruise in style this year can now grab a free Balcony cabin upgrade with MSC Cruises. The new offer – which runs from January 22 until March 5, 2015 – is valid on selected MSC Cruises’ ships … Continue reading

Venice – plan the perfect romantic break

Valentine’s Day may seem like a while away but now is the ideal time to book up something really special for you and your loved one in one of the most romantic cities in the world. Ozel Rowland gets the … Continue reading

MSC Cruises adds Malta to Western Med sailing to make seven calls in seven days

MSC Cruises has added the stunning city of Valetta, Malta, to one of its top-selling western Mediterranean sailings in summer 2015, to offer seven ports of call on a single seven-night cruise.   In one week, MSC travellers will visit … Continue reading