A review of the James Bond-style Six Senses Krabey Island resort in Cambodia

The southern coast of Cambodia is flourishing with new sustainable hotel openings that are doing wondrous things to boost the country’s green credentials. Sitting at the forefront of these is Six Senses Krabey Island, a James Bond-style luxury castaway experience on a private island in the Gulf of Thailand. The resort is an eco-conscious enclave … Read more A review of the James Bond-style Six Senses Krabey Island resort in Cambodia

Live YouTube webcam shows sea life in Miami’s harbor

Live YouTube webcam showing sea life in Miami’s harbor just yards from the shore – from sharks to manatees – becomes an online hit Called Coral City Camera, it’s located next to an ‘urban reef’ in PortMiami A vast array of creatures has dropped by, including stingrays and barracuda  It’s billed as a ‘real-life aquarium … Read more Live YouTube webcam shows sea life in Miami’s harbor

MailOnline sails by yacht from Dover to Dunkirk across the world’s busiest shipping lane

We suddenly got a warning on the VHF radio that a Belgian warship was within range and that we should keep clear.  We weren’t keen on tangling with it, so we swiftly checked the map and altered our course. The warning came through as we steadily bobbed across the world’s busiest shipping lane on our … Read more MailOnline sails by yacht from Dover to Dunkirk across the world’s busiest shipping lane

From Iceland travel advice to finding insurance firms with coronavirus cover, we can help

From Iceland travel advice to finding insurance firms with coronavirus cover, we can help: The Holiday Guru answers traveller queries By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 12:10 BST, 8 August 2020 | Updated: 18:56 BST, 9 August 2020 The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. This week the issues tackled include Iceland’s … Read more From Iceland travel advice to finding insurance firms with coronavirus cover, we can help

An Inspector calls… A review of Yotel Clerkenwell, London

An Inspector calls… Tech-savvy hotel brand Yotel has opened a new branch in London’s Clerkenwell where the cabin-style rooms are ‘terrific value’ and its ‘glamorous’ bar is a highlight Budget chain Yotel has opened a new outpost in Clerkenwell, central London There are 212 cabin-style rooms that are ‘small but comfortable and spotless’ The standout … Read more An Inspector calls… A review of Yotel Clerkenwell, London

Northern France is the perfect short break – and it’s just a simple ferry ride or Eurotunnel away

Sometimes the best things in life are right under your nose. And that’s the case with Northern France, that bit Britons normally fly over or zoom past on the Eurostar on their way to Paris or Provence. Here Jane Knight uncovers the very best that the region has to offer, from brilliant beaches to delightful … Read more Northern France is the perfect short break – and it’s just a simple ferry ride or Eurotunnel away

Campervans sold out? Use your OWN CAR to gear up for an adventure! 

Campervans all booked up, too expensive or too unwieldy? Then why not try this summer’s DIY roadtrip alternative: campercars. Who needs to drive around in a pricey, thirsty converted van when it’s quite possible to sleep in your normal car using the latest accessories and digital apps? It’s a chance for many of us to … Read more Campervans sold out? Use your OWN CAR to gear up for an adventure! 

London’s calling if you want a perfect day out or a mini-break in the UK… with no crowds

London’s calling if you want a perfect day out or a mini-break in the UK… with no crowds Blockbuster attractions such as Madame Tussauds are back in business    Head to the Tower Bridge Experience to edge across the glass floor walkway  Tours of Buckingham Palace have been cancelled but its shop remains open  By Neil … Read more London’s calling if you want a perfect day out or a mini-break in the UK… with no crowds

Lap up the UK’s finest hotel pools, from underground baths to wild clifftop ponds

There is one thing these hotels all have in common – they have gone to great lengths to provide guests with a spectacular swimming pool. Whether you’re looking for somewhere to clock up the laps or the perfect spot to unwind, dive head first into our round-up of the UK’s finest hotel pools. The Scarlet, … Read more Lap up the UK’s finest hotel pools, from underground baths to wild clifftop ponds

Great British boltholes: A review of Tickton Grange Country House Hotel, Yorkshire

Great British boltholes: Tickton Grange Country House Hotel has Yorkshire hospitality… down to a tea Tickton Grange, near Beverley, was lavishly restored by the Whymant family It is now a country house hotel with 20 acres of gardens and a wedding venue Afternoon tea is served on the hotel’s own design Royal Derby china By … Read more Great British boltholes: A review of Tickton Grange Country House Hotel, Yorkshire