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‘Don’t be that person’ – Cruise guest issues warning

A huge cruise ship will usually carry thousands of passengers. A guest has issued a stark warning for new cruisers. They said on Reddit: “Don’t be the person that thinks they can skip the muster drill. It may be on the app or on your stateroom TV. “It’s short and 110 percent essential. You don’t […]

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Cornwall’s hidden gem is a ‘truly remote’ beach that feels

Cornwall is one of the UK’s most popular staycation destinations. But there are several hidden gems in the region including a “truly remote” beach. This post is originally appeared on Express UK

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‘Book no later’ than February for Easter – key dates for Britons

Vrbo, a holiday booking company, has shared its key dates to book a holiday home. It said travellers can plan ahead of the surge to secure the best deals. Key booking dates (Vrbo)  Easter holidays – Book no later than February 9 Early May Bank Holiday – Book no later than March 17 Bank holiday […]

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Tenerife holiday warning as strict rules start tomorrow

Misuse of rubbish bins Putting lit cigarettes or cigars into bins in Santa Cruz could also see tourists fined for violating safety regulations. Tourists should also bag their waste before putting it in a bin at their holiday accommodation or villa. Fines Minor breaches will incur a 750 euro (£665) fine while serious incidents will […]

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Britons urged to renew their passport this month

Britons are allowed to stay for 90 out of every 180 days in the European Union without a visa. If they overstay, they could be fined, deported or even blocked from travel to the EU in some cases. In November, the ETIAS scheme is due to be introduced which will see non-EU citizens, including Britons, […]

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Cruise expert explains reason to ‘book travel separately’

Yasmin Pekel, owner of Blue Cruise, shared her favourite tips to save money on a cruise holiday. She told Express.co.uk that she would always book travel separately for a cruise. Yasmin said: “You should always book your travel separately, as lines tend to inflate the prices or partner with expensive airlines which push the price for the […]

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Spain’s most beautiful holiday for 2023

The property experts at Idealista have named Spain’s most beautiful holiday destinations for 2023. This year’s top spot was described as “spectacular”. Ronda, Andalucia Taking this year’s top position was Ronda, a charming small town in Malaga in Andalucia with an intriguing historic centre. Idealista said: “Ronda is a small town in Málaga, Andalusia whose […]

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Landowner in Dartmoor wins right to remove wild campers

Wild camping will end on parts of Dartmoor after a landowner won the right to remove people from his land. The national park said it was “disappointed” by the outcome. Alexander Darwell, a hedge fund manager, and his wife Diana, have owned 4,000 acres on southern Dartmoor since 2013. Lawyers for the Darwells argued that […]

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Thailand to charge tourist tax from June

Thailand is a leading tourist destination with many travellers visiting to spend time on one of its stunning beaches. Many Britons travel to Phuket, a popular beach destination, while others visit the capital city, Bangkok. The northern Chiang Mai region is also a leading destination with many visitors travelling to explore its temples. British tourists […]

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‘Leave the trainers in the cabin’ warns cruise line

Many cruise ships have an optional formal night where guests can get dressed up. Some of a ship’s restaurants may also have a dress code if they’re more formal. A TUI statement said: “Each of our restaurants has a dress code, and this can differ depending on the time of day. “But don’t worry, we’ll […]