• Disocvering the height of serenity in Sardinia's Costa Smeralda By Mail Online   -   Feb 21, 2019

    DISOCVERING THE HEIGHT OF SERENITY IN SARDINIA'S COSTA SMERALDA

    Fancy a taste of the high life? Check out Sardinia's glitzy Costa Smeralda. Go on an off-road adventure to Monte Nieddu and visit the...

    Adventure, Life, Beach, Beauty
  • Icelandair passengers warned of MEASLES after a contagious holidaymaker travelled on a flight By Mail Online   -   Feb 21, 2019

    ICELANDAIR PASSENGERS WARNED OF MEASLES AFTER A CONTAGIOUS HOLIDAYMAKER TRAVELLED ON A FLIGHT

    Icelandair customers who flew from Heathrow to Reykjavik on the February 14 flight FI455 have been told to seek medical help if they...

    Traveling, Travel
  • Why Lonely Planet was right when it said Sri Lanka is the best place to visit in 2019 By Mail Online   -   Feb 21, 2019

    WHY LONELY PLANET WAS RIGHT WHEN IT SAID SRI LANKA IS THE BEST PLACE TO VISIT IN 2019

    Andrew Harries visited Sri Lanka on a 10-day trip with his wife Caroline to celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary, travelling from...

    Wedding, Celebration, Celebrity, Travel, Traveling, Trip
  • Bedazzled by Bangkok: Charming and thrillingly chaotic, Thailand's capital sizzles with life By Mail Online   -   Feb 21, 2019

    BEDAZZLED BY BANGKOK: CHARMING AND THRILLINGLY CHAOTIC, THAILAND'S CAPITAL SIZZLES WITH LIFE

    Bangkok is the most visited city in the world and this doesn't seem likely to change soon. Ed Cumming navigates the city through its...

    Life, Bangkok, City, Culture, Food
  • Exploring secret Spain on a self-guided walking tour By Mail Online   -   Feb 21, 2019

    EXPLORING SECRET SPAIN ON A SELF-GUIDED WALKING TOUR

    The Mail on Sunday's Harry Denning went on a walking holiday to Alicante with his 17-year-old son. They visited the Marina Alta range...

    Tour, Spain, Beauty, Guide, Holiday
  • Stem of Henry VIII's favourite warship the Mary Rose to go on display By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    STEM OF HENRY VIII'S FAVOURITE WARSHIP THE MARY ROSE TO GO ON DISPLAY

    The ship's stem was discovered by divers in 2003 and has undergone significant conservation work in preparation of its addition to...

    Museum
  • Heart-wrenching reveals a polar bear found with a fishing net 'noose' By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    HEART-WRENCHING REVEALS A POLAR BEAR FOUND WITH A FISHING NET 'NOOSE'

    Dad-of-two Svein Wik, 55, snapped the unsettling image as he led a photography exhibition last August on the icy coast of Svalbard,...

  • 'Extinct' Giant Tortoises found in the Galapagos Islands By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    'EXTINCT' GIANT TORTOISES FOUND IN THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS

    An adult female Fernandina Giant Tortoise was discovered by members of the Galapagos National Park and the US NGO Galapagos Conservancy.

  • Ryanair to open a base in Toulouse with the creation of 60 jobs and 11 new routes By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    RYANAIR TO OPEN A BASE IN TOULOUSE WITH THE CREATION OF 60 JOBS AND 11 NEW ROUTES

    The no-frills airline will open the base, its third in France, in October with two aircraft based at the airport. And as part of its...

    France, Airlines
  • Is your airline SPYING on you? Passenger finds camera embedded in his Singapore Airlines TV screen  By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    IS YOUR AIRLINE SPYING ON YOU? PASSENGER FINDS CAMERA EMBEDDED IN HIS SINGAPORE AIRLINES TV SCREEN 

    Passenger Vitaly Kamluk had boarded the Singapore Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner at an unknown airport and took a picture of the tiny...

    Singapore, Airlines
  • The wackiest hotel rooms in Japan revealed By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    THE WACKIEST HOTEL ROOMS IN JAPAN REVEALED

    Bizarre is one of Japan's specialities. So it may come as no surprise that when it comes to accommodation, the country has some truly...

    Hotels, Hotel
  • The 10 best big holiday homes By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    THE 10 BEST BIG HOLIDAY HOMES

    Here's our pick of the best places to rent for large groups of family or friends. The list includes a huge property near Disney World...

    Home, Holiday, Family
  • How to plan the perfect 24 hours in Paris for a first-timer By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    HOW TO PLAN THE PERFECT 24 HOURS IN PARIS FOR A FIRST-TIMER

    The Mail on Sunday's Richard Glover took his daughter to Paris to celebrate the end of her exams. He picked a list of ten must-do things...

    Celebration, Celebrity, Paris, Business
  • Ski lift opens in Afghanistan that's powered by a MOTORBIKE By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    SKI LIFT OPENS IN AFGHANISTAN THAT'S POWERED BY A MOTORBIKE

    Video footage shows the innovative DIY contraption being used on the slopes of the Bamyan ski resort, which lies 100 miles west of...

    Ski, Skiing, Resort
  • Following in the footsteps of John Steinbeck in Positano By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JOHN STEINBECK IN POSITANO

    It's not easy to get to by car and the hotel prices are high. But Jessica Merriweather says that a trip to Positano is a once-in-a-lifetime...

    Trip, Single, Car, Cars, Hotel, Hotels
  • Turkey's plummeting lira means there is an upside for British tourists By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    TURKEY'S PLUMMETING LIRA MEANS THERE IS AN UPSIDE FOR BRITISH TOURISTS

    Tour operators are reducing their prices to reflect the plunge in the Turkish lira. Ross Clark rounds up the best last-minute bargains...

    Tour, Tour Operators, Deals, City
  • How Stonehenge's 'bluestones' were quarried in 3000 BC By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    HOW STONEHENGE'S 'BLUESTONES' WERE QUARRIED IN 3000 BC

    The bluestones were sliced off Carn Goedog and Craig Rhos-y-felin in the Preseli hills in Pembrokeshire, west Wales which provided...

  • King Arthur's bridge will rise again By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    KING ARTHUR'S BRIDGE WILL RISE AGAIN

    The crossing will link the rocky outcrop of Tintagel Castle to the Cornwall mainland 187ft above sea level and will be made of two...

  • Colourful Cuba! Stunning photos capture the dream-like quality of Havana By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    COLOURFUL CUBA! STUNNING PHOTOS CAPTURE THE DREAM-LIKE QUALITY OF HAVANA

    French photographer Helene Havard explored Havana in a bid to capture the city's 'dreamy' side. Her images show buildings painted in...

    City, Cars, Car
  • Faroe Islands to close for maintenance By Mail Online   -   Feb 20, 2019

    FAROE ISLANDS TO CLOSE FOR MAINTENANCE

    The Nordic nation - a group of volcanic islands halfway between Iceland and Norway - is restricting tourists for one weekend in April...

    Weekends