Nine Daily Mail reporters on what it’s like to travel to Europe during the tail-end of a pandemic

Finally, the news travel lovers have been waiting to hear for weeks: summer holidays abroad are on. When the announcement came last week that quarantine-free travel is permitted in 59 countries, tour operators experienced a welcome surge in bookings — with plenty of bargains, as well. Tui, Britain’s largest travel company, was offering discounts of … Read more Nine Daily Mail reporters on what it’s like to travel to Europe during the tail-end of a pandemic

Amazing footage of a meal at Martin Berasategui’s 3-Michelin-star Lasarte restaurant in Barcelona 

With restaurants like this, it’s all the more mouthwatering that trips to Spain are back on the menu. Martin Berasategui’s three-Michelin-star Lasarte restaurant in Barcelona has been described as a ‘symbol of perfection’ with ‘phenomenal’ service by foodie Egor Appolonov, whose footage of the 820-euro (£740) 15-course lunch he had there has been viewed on … Read more Amazing footage of a meal at Martin Berasategui’s 3-Michelin-star Lasarte restaurant in Barcelona 

Tui boss says travel industry STILL needs help

Britain’s biggest tour operator has hailed its first flights this weekend as a ‘hugely symbolic moment’ for the industry – but warned of challenges ahead after the summer season was cut critically short.  Package holiday giant Tui yesterday launched its first passenger flights from the UK for almost four months when two Boeing 737 jets … Read more Tui boss says travel industry STILL needs help

Top tips to stay safe on your next flight amid COVID-19

Ready for take-off? Top tips to stay safe on your next flight, from wearing a face mask to using the toilet before your board the plane Pack a few face coverings as they’re compulsory in airports and on most planes  Don’t forget to wash or sanitise your hands before, and especially after, security Use the toilets … Read more Top tips to stay safe on your next flight amid COVID-19

The 21 best pet-friendly walks (and places to curl up) in Britain, from Norfolk to Northumberland

Nothing is more invigorating than heading out for a walk in the countryside to explore new areas.  And if you’re one of the nine million dog owners in the UK, there’s no need to leave them behind, as plenty of places welcome pooches as guests.  Here are 21 of the best walks for you and … Read more The 21 best pet-friendly walks (and places to curl up) in Britain, from Norfolk to Northumberland

A Coruna is gourmet heaven with beaches galore and even Picasso’s childhood home

If, after months of lockdown, you’re in the mood for a culinary treat, a trip to A Coruna in northern Spain ought to be on your menu. Straddling an isthmus at the north-west corner of Spain, Galicia’s second city makes for a fantastic weekend break. It has a growing reputation as a foodie hub thanks … Read more A Coruna is gourmet heaven with beaches galore and even Picasso’s childhood home

Fishing the spectacular Patagonia rivers in the wilds of Argentina 

Losing a fish is a funny feeling. After the wriggle of the take, the rod bend and the frantic, scrabbling fight, the line goes suddenly slack. That’s when the still-raised voices, elevated heart rates and inevitable torrent of expletives seem a touch over the top. But, soon enough, the quiet returns and the whistling lines … Read more Fishing the spectacular Patagonia rivers in the wilds of Argentina 

Britain at its best: Fabulous wildlife and exhilarating walks await on the Isle of Purbeck 

Tyneham, on Dorset’s Isle of Purbeck, knows a secret or two about being locked down. In 1943, residents were asked to abandon their homes ‘for the duration of the emergency’ when the village within Lulworth firing range was requisitioned to prepare for the Normandy landings. The good folk never returned. More than 75 years later, … Read more Britain at its best: Fabulous wildlife and exhilarating walks await on the Isle of Purbeck 

Nine reporters on what it’s like to travel to Europe during the trail-end of a pandemic

 Finally, the news travel lovers have been waiting to hear for weeks: summer holidays abroad are on. When the announcement came last week that quarantine-free travel is permitted in 59 countries, tour operators experienced a welcome surge in bookings — with plenty of bargains, as well. Tui, Britain’s largest travel company, was offering discounts of … Read more Nine reporters on what it’s like to travel to Europe during the trail-end of a pandemic

The ten best UK activity breaks, from a bootcamp in Norfolk to canoeing in Scotland 

After more than three months at home, it’s no wonder we’ve piled on the pounds. And nothing much will change, even if we’re allowed to soak up the joys of a spa, with all kinds of treatments, lotions and potions. What’s needed to lose the flab is some proper exercise to suit all levels of … Read more The ten best UK activity breaks, from a bootcamp in Norfolk to canoeing in Scotland