Look and book ahead

Whether it’s a safari across the great plains of Africa or a rail journey through the Rocky Mountains, there is a world of choice out there with Saga. Saga has been creating incredible holidays –…

Two-thirds to ‘use travel agent’

The number of 18 to 30-year-olds planning to use a travel agent is on the rise, according to new research by Advantage Travel Partnership. According to a survey completed by 4,228 respondents, 55 per cent…

Spotlight on: P&O Cruises

Paul Ludlow, president of P&O, tells Sam Ballard why the brand has prospered over its 180-year history – and how it will continue to do so. P&O Cruises’ Paul Ludlow This year was meant to…

What we can learn from the Australian fires

Sam Ballard speaks to the marketing and business development manager for Sydney Melbourne Touring about overcoming unexpected crises in tourism. Images of the recent bush fires in Australia made headlines around the world. The footage…

Portugal introduces ‘clean & safe’ stamp

Country looks at how it will open up once lockdowns are lifted Portugal has launched a "clean and safe" certification to let travellers distinguish when a company is compliant with hygiene measures to stop the…

100 million travel jobs could be lost in…

World Travel & Tourism Council increases previous prediction One hundred million people in the travel industry could lose their job as a result of coronavirus, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The…

Hong Kong announces tourism recovery plan

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) has announced its recovery plan after the end of the Covid-19 pandemic. HKTB’s executive director, Mr Dane Cheng, announced a three-phase plan to reinvigorate tourism to the city. The…