Concorde 2.0: return of the sky-high luxury?

Concorde 2.0: return of the sky-high luxury?

When you think luxury travel, what comes to mind? Cruise liners complete with putting green and casino? Waiter-served meals served on crushed velvet green sofas on the Orient Express? Well, how about Concorde? And more importantly, what about Concorde 2.0?

UK flight gadget ban: everything you need to know about the new security measures

UK flight gadget ban: everything you need to know about the new security measures

You’ve heard the news. The government has announced new security measures regarding the carriage of gadgets like smartphones, laptops and tablets as hand luggage on certain flights. Here’s what you need to know as well as where you stand with …

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The World First Wander: travel blogs we love this week

The World First Wander: travel blogs we love this week Welcome to another World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s hot in the world of travel blogging and writing. As always it’s compiled by Tristan Rothwell, the man who …

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The World First Wander: the best travel writing on the internet

Welcome to this week’s World First Wander, our regular look at the week’s best travel blogs and articles. As always it has been compiled by our social media man, Tristan Rothwell. Welcome to another week in the world of travel …

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Keep calm and carry on! Advice for travelling with kids.

Keep calm and carry on! Advice for travelling with kids. Are we there yet? If anything spells out what it's like to travel with kids it's those four little words. It says it all: I'm bored, I want to be …

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Flying south for winter. A travel insurance guide.

Flying south for winter. A travel insurance guide. It’s that time of year when you might be starting to think about the annual migration south to escape the worst of the British winter. If you are one of the lucky ones …

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Want to chat? We’re right here.

Want to chat? We’re right here. Getting a quote for your travel insurance is, on the whole, a pretty easy and simple thing to do. However, there can sometimes be complications, especially if you want to take part in an …

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Africa travel. Should you be worried about Ebola?

Africa travel. Should you be worried about Ebola? The news is full of stories about the Ebola virus. With 50 – 60% of infected people dying from the disease, no known cure or treatment and emergency measures taken by governments …

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New US security measures. Where you stand if your laptop won’t power up.

We love gadgets. But now, if you are travelling to the USA from Heathrow or Manchester (and other long haul airport hubs around the world) with electronic gadgets you will be required to switch them on at airport security or …

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Holidays in term time. Where do you stand?

Holidays in term time. Where do you stand? A travel company recently offered to pay any fines imposed on parents who book skiing holidays with them outside of the school holidays. It made the front of The Times, sparked a …

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