TRAVEL BLOG

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Announce Their First Official Trip

Now that their wedding is over, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, are moving on to better things. And those things include traveling to some pretty incredible places around the globe. This fall, the royals will pay a visit to Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and the Kingdom of Tonga at at the […]

Stuck for gift ideas for dad? How about organising a family outing

From brewery tours to classic cars to chocolate tastings, we’ve found a five fantastic outings that are sure to make your father’s day. And spending quality time together doesn’t have to cost the earth, as some attractions are even letting dads go free. KNIGHTS SCHOOL Why not become a knight for the day at Bolsover […]

Zaanstad plans to benefit from Amsterdam's tourism policy

The new Zaanstad city council wants to take advantage of Amsterdam’s popularity among tourists and the measures the Dutch capital is taking to spread out the crowds of visitors, according to the Zaandstad coalition agreement presented on Sunday, AT5 reports. “Zaanstad can benefit from the popularity of Amsterdam and the fact that the capital is […]

Cynthia Nace Barnes

Cynthia Nace Barnes, of Cochranville, PA, passed away in the early hours of June 7, 2018, at her home of 43 years after a short illness. She was the wife of Elwood Eugene Barnes for almost 54 years. Born in Baltimore, MD on August 30, 1940, she was the daughter of the late William and […]

Memorial Day Travel Tips

As millions of Americans hit the highways and airports this Memorial Day weekend, many will endure high costs and plenty of hassle. But some tips and tricks can help smooth your journey as the summer travel season gets underway and fashionistas are finally allowed to wear white again. Some 41.5 million will travel this Memorial […]

Duke and Duchess of Sussex confirm visit to Australia as part of autumn tour

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have confirmed they will make an official visit to Australia in October during their first overseas royal tour. In a statement released by Kensington Palace this morning, Prince Harry and his new bride Meghan, who married last month, will travel to Sydney for the 2018 Invictus Games – a […]

You Could Dive to the Titanic Next Year

After more than 100 years at the bottom of the Atlantic, the Titanic could welcome visitors next year. Two different luxury tour operators — Blue Marble Private and The Bluefish — are preparing to take tourists to the storied wreckage in 2019. Blue Marble Private, in collaboration with OceanGate Expeditions, had originally intended to take […]

Indonesia aims for top spot in 2019 Global Muslim Travel Index

Tourism Minister Arief Yahya is seeking to push Indonesia to the top of the 2019 Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI), tempo.co reported on Tuesday. The world’s halal destinations listed in the 2018 Global Muslim Travel Index ranked Indonesia second, after Malaysia. The archipelago stood at third place the year before, after Malaysia and the United […]

5 ideas for grandparents to consider for a getaway with the kids

It’s that time of year when grandparents embark on travel adventures with the grandkids. Here are five ideas to consider if you’re planning a “skipgen” (leaving the parents home alone) getaway with the younger generation: NEW YORK TIMES Summer is a good time to travel with grandchildren and make memories. It’s that time of year […]

Why you should do a guided tour of Queenstown

SINEAD CORCORAN Last updated 05:00, June 10 2018 Mt Rosa Mt Rosa Wines in Gibbston was my favourite stop on my tour.  There’s nothing better than being on holiday somewhere where one of your mates happens to live. Someone  who can show you where to get the best coffee, which tourist attractions are worth lining up […]