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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

Escape to…Barcelona

Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Catalonia acts like an open-air gallery on the Mediterranean coast and having visited the city twice, it is one of Jacob White’s favourite international destinations. Here, he explains why… Chimneys on the roof of Casa … Continue reading

Maspalomas Pride – time to party!

Pool parties, drag shows and themed cruises, Maspalomas Pride is anything but dull. Georgia Knight gets stuck in Maspalomas, which takes place in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands is now its in 14th year, with more and more people attending the pride … 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

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

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

Iceland, iBeacons and in-flight kids clubs – Thomson and First Choice predict the top travel trends for 2015

As the festive season draws to a close and the new year is just around the corner, research shows that millions of us will have spent much of the Christmas holidays searching for our next break in the sun.  According … 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

We wish you a Merry Cruise-mas…

MSC Cruises is giving families the opportunity to make the most of the festive season this year with great value sailings available throughout the Christmas and New Year period. Sun setting, Baltic Sea © JVP pHoTOs Escaping the British weather – … Continue reading

Good news! Britons behaving badly abroad reputation has improved

Let’s face it… us Brits don’t seem to have the best reputation abroad when it comes to our behaviour at holiday resorts. Yes, the majority of us are as good as gold and just keep ourselves to ourselves when away, … Continue reading