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UK tourists ignorant of travel jabs

UK tourists ignorant of travel jabs

THE majority of British tourists are unaware of the vaccines they require for foreign travel, a poll has revealed.

Fifty six per cent of travellers did not know which countries they needed jabs or other medicines such as malaria tablets for. (more…)

Let the good times roll

Let the good times roll

Sassy cabaret chanteuse Amanda Palmer is a fearless explorer of global nightlife. Here are four nightspots you won’t forget…

El Under, Mexico City
‘Mexico City is good at nightlife, I gotta say. (more…)

Insider Tips: Safari

Insider Tips: Safari

Joffy Bastard and Jack Adamson are Kenyan and English, respectively, and have just launched a new safari company, 37° East. Personalisation is key to their approach – when possible, they like to meet travellers before they even depart so that they can lead them on a bespoke trip of a lifetime. (more…)

Join the club

Join the club

It may sound like something straight out of The Beach, but in 2006, Ben Keene set up a small community for travellers on the Fijian island of Vorovoro.

Through crowd-funding, he invited travellers to join his community-in-paradise, where they all worked together to create a sustainable tourism model whereby guests contribute something – growing food, cooking, general repairs – to the resort (which as a team they built from scratch). (more…)

Sleepless in Soho

Sleepless in Soho

A new hotel opening on a backstreet off Soho Square aims to show guests how to get the most out of London’s most legendary neighbourhood.

There’s something of a village feel to Soho. (more…)

Could you be an Insider at W London?

Could you be an Insider at W London?

In true W style, the non-conformist brand has announced a reality-style recruitment drive for the W Insider positions at its forthcoming hotel in London’s Leicester Square.

W is inviting applicants to visit their recruitment site where they will be asked a variety of questions relating to fashion, entertainment and design. (more…)

Tour of Duty

Tour of Duty

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are set to arrive in New Zealand on the 7 April for their first official visit, and the world’s press will be documenting their every move. But what will they miss because of their official duties during their stay? (more…)

A genuine tee-time treat

A genuine tee-time treat

Most golfers are obsessives. As a teenager, I would resentfully look at the box of golf balls bought for me by a relative at Christmas and indignantly think “How could they think I use those? (more…)

Turtles latest visitors to UK shores

Turtles latest visitors to UK shores

UK beach-goers are being urged to keep an eye out for endangered turtles visiting UK shores this month.

The Marine Conservation Society is recording the movements of leatherback turtles with the help of the general public. (more…)

Bed-hopping with Macy Gray

Bed-hopping with Macy Gray

The R&B songstress lets Lisa Grainger in on her favourite party pads and high-rolling hangouts.

Aloft Brooklyn, New York
‘This location is awesome. It’s not exotic, but they let you do whatever you want. (more…)

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