I watched chaos unfold from my plane seat as Trump announced the US travel ban

I watched chaos unfold from my plane seat as Trump announced the US travel ban

Yesterday afternoon I found out for myself what the practical upshot of President Donald Trump’s travel ban between the US and the EU will be for many travellers. A few hours earlier, I had been ambling through the latter stages of a visit to Puerto Rico, the fascinating (but little seen by Britons) American-run island […]
In search of New Zealand’s remote luxury lodges

In search of New Zealand’s remote luxury lodges

From 10,000 ft up, Otago is tawny and muscular. Forged from earthquakes and carved by glaciers, this is one of New Zealand’s most beautiful, epic and inaccessible landscapes. But amid these craggy mountains and alpine valleys, there is a spot where you can stay,...
10 reasons to visit the ‘Hawaii of Europe’

10 reasons to visit the ‘Hawaii of Europe’

With the ‘Hawaii of Europe’ about to become more accessible, Chris Leadbeater looks at the best of the islands to visit and the deals to seek out Hawaii Eur-o It is no great leap of hyperbole to describe the Azores as the “Hawaii of Europe”. True, the weather is...
Can UK citizens still visit the US?

Can UK citizens still visit the US?

Donald Trump has banned all travel from the Schengen Area of Europe to the US. How will this affect UK citizens? Will your flight be cancelled? What is the latest Foreign Office advice? Below, we answer all your coronavirus travel questions President Donald Trump has...