Why you should book with a travel agent

With travel becoming more complicated as a result of conflicting and constantly changing coronavirus regulations, agents can be more valuable than ever, writes Anthony Pearce In March, like many others, I was forced to cancel…

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Solo travel in the Covid age

In recent years solo travel has grown quickly and diversified hugely, with more and more people choosing to holiday alone. But post-pandemic, does it still hold the same appeal? Over the last few years, solo…

Brits embrace the staycation

New report by money.co.uk reveals Butlins and Haven among top searches, writes Anthony Pearce. Brands specialising in UK holidays saw an average 101 per cent increase in searches in May as lockdown Brits dreamt of getting away. Travel…

UK holidays and villa stays among summer trends

Advantage Holidays “beefs up” domestic product. Domestic holidays and villa breaks will be among the top trends of the summer, Advantage Travel Partnership has said. The travel agent consortia said a number of new partnerships…

The future of sustainable travel

Before Covid-19, sourcing commendable sustainable tourism products for clients had never been so easy. Here we take a look at a few countries’ sustainable tourism highlights, writes Karl Cushing. A report by ABTA, published in…

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Insights: travel in the age of Covid-19

A look at how the tourism industry will get back to business – and what will be the new normal – in a post-coronavirus world. Jenny Southan, founder of Globetrender, shares four key travel trends.…

Cornwall’s lesser-known beauty spots

Cornish tourism chiefs were redirecting tourists from hotspots long before Covid-19. Nathaniel Cramp seeks out some of Cornwall’s quieter spots. In mid-March, before the UK formally entered lockdown and amid confusion over travel restrictions, Visit…

Brand USA continues webinars

Brand USA UK & Ireland weekly webinar and virtual quiz series will continue in June, taking place each Thursday from 11:00am - 11:30am. Upcoming webinar themes include 'Bourbon, Bluegrass and Horse Country', 'Northeast Wine Trails' and 'Rocky Mountains and the Great…