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New year, new tours

Discover a whole world of exciting new holidays that combine comfort and adventure in Saga’s latest Escorted Tours brochure From the rugged landscape of the Cape Peninsula to the glaciers and simmering volcanoes in Iceland,…

British Airways

BA to fly to San Sebastian

British flag carrier announces flight to foodie destination British Airways is boosting its short-haul network this summer with a new route to San Sebastian in northern Spain’s mountainous Basque Country. The service, which will fly…

Travel 2

Spotlight On: Gold Medal & Travel 2

The trade-only company has an impressive product portfolio, but, as Sam Ballard learns, it’s the people who really make the business When it comes to breadth and depth of offering, few companies can compete with…

Focus reveals new chairman

Business travel consortium announces changes since become private company Focus Travel Partnership has appointed Adrian Parkes as its new chairman and announced that it has joined the Business Travel Association (BTA). Parkes, the former chief…

Wellness holidays on the rise, says ABTA

One in three people are planning to take part in activities focused on improving their wellbeing during their holidays, according to research by ABTA. Research from ABTA, The Travel Association, reveals that people are increasingly incorporating…

City Guide: Vilnius

Those with a penchant for history, gastronomy, architecture or the arts will find Vilnius has it all in troves. Audrey Gillan gives the lowdown A Soviet-built housing estate, a nuclear reactor and a cold, terrifying…

Frozen planet: a voyage to Antarctica

Anthony Pearce has the trip of a lifetime to Antarctica on board Aurora Expeditions’ new ship, the Greg Mortimer We’re a few hundred metres from the coast of Hydrurga Rocks, a snowy outcrop off the northwestern tip…

UK Destinations: Oxford

Whether film buff, history lover or pub enthusiast, Fred Mawer discovers that this medieval city has something to please everyone The top of the tower of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin is…

2020 destinations

Anthony Pearce rounds up ABTA’s 12 destinations to watch this year and highlights the trends influencing your clients’ travel choices.  ABTA has revealed its 12 destinations to watch in 2020, as well the key findings…

Five business travel trends for 2020

With a new decade stretching ahead, here are some of the key trends set to shape and define the future of the travel industry. We are officially entering a new decade, so what can we…