The UK now has its first whale and dolphin trail, a network of sites on Scotland’s west coast that offers opportunities for spotting marine mammals. Bottlenose dolphins taken at Chanonry point in Scotland from land. Image by Amanda Fletcher/Getty Sustainable marine tourism has just been given a boost in Scotland with the launch of the […]
From sleepovers at the Louvre to cuddles in Los Angeles, experiential travel is all the rage, and now another rental platform is getting in on the action – and taking it on the road.  Now Outdoorsy’s RV renters can book experiences when they reserve a rig. Outdoorsy  Image by Outdoorsy On 25 June, RV rental […]
Venice has delayed a plan to start charging entry fees for visitors to the city. Gondolas on the Gran Canal in Venice. Photo by: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images Lonely Planet Travel News reported earlier this year that the beautiful but overcrowded Italian city was planning to start charging day-trippers a ‘landing fee’ of between €2.50-€10. The […]
The majority of museums in Dubrovnik focus either on the town’s glory days as the Dubrovnik Republic, or the savage attacks during the Croatian Homeland War. Take a photo driving the Yugo car, one of Yugoslavia’s famous exports. Photo by: Vesna Celebic However, the newest addition, the Red History Museum, takes a closer look into […]
Residents of one of London’s most photographed neighbourhoods have had enough with people using their homes as Instagram backdrops. Notting Hill’s pastel-hued homes have an Instagram problem. Image by Sam Mellish / In Pictures via Getty The sundae-style homes of Notting Hill in west London, all pistachio, raspberry and lemon-hues, are irresistible to Instagram users. […]
Paris wants to ban tourist busses from the city centre with officials encouraging visitors to take more “environmentally friendly” options instead. Paris officials want to ban tour buses from the city centre. Image by Walter Zerla/Getty Emmanuel Grégoire, Paris’ deputy mayor, is encouraging visitors to walk, cycle or take public transport “like everyone else” and […]