Budget Obsessives, Air Miles Accumulators and Spontaneity Gurus: Which Travel Tribe are YOU in? 

It seems easy to divide the nation between those chomping at the bit to take to the skies, rails and roads — and others who baulk at the prospect of going beyond their newsagent.  So where do you stand?  Ruthless Air Miles Accumulator (RAMA) It seems easy to divide the nation between those chomping at … Read more Budget Obsessives, Air Miles Accumulators and Spontaneity Gurus: Which Travel Tribe are YOU in? 

Sardinia holidays: Craggy coves, rich vistas and a history to rival Rome 

Standing beneath the belly of the bear, I’m gazing out to sea. In the gloaming, the amethyst hills of the Maddalena islands rise from the glassy waters. For 15 months in this peaceful setting, Nelson’s fleet lay in wait for the French navy, which the admiral would ultimately meet at Trafalgar. His single eye would … Read more Sardinia holidays: Craggy coves, rich vistas and a history to rival Rome 

Israel aims to vaccinate the whole country by April – so head to this fascinating land of plenty

All eyes have been on Israel. The country has swept all before it when it comes to rolling out Covid vaccinations. Orit Farkash-Hacohen, Israeli Tourism Minister, tells Escape that the entire adult population will have received the jab by ‘the end of March’, making the country a ‘healthy’ as well as an attractive destination for … Read more Israel aims to vaccinate the whole country by April – so head to this fascinating land of plenty

Qatar Airways gets five-star Covid-19 safety rating from Skytrax, Edinburgh Airport gets four stars

Qatar Airways has become the world’s first long-haul airline to receive a maximum five-star ‘Covid-19 Airline Safety Rating’ from Skytrax. The respected UK-based air transport rating agency found the carrier had ‘adopted a broad and robust range of safety and hygiene measures to accommodate customers’ after assessing standards on its flights and at its home … Read more Qatar Airways gets five-star Covid-19 safety rating from Skytrax, Edinburgh Airport gets four stars

Missing American Airlines wine? Now flyers in the States can have it delivered to their door

Missing American Airlines wine and Champagne? Now flyers in the States can have it delivered straight to their door (and earn air miles at the same time) AA inflight wine is now available in the U.S via the Flagship Cellars service  Members of the AAdvantage loyalty program can earn two miles per dollar Twice a year … Read more Missing American Airlines wine? Now flyers in the States can have it delivered to their door

The amazing FOLDABLE house: Mini dwelling can be transported by truck almost anywhere and unfolded

Thought origami was only performed with paper? Think again. One enterprising company is doing it with houses. Latvian start-up Brette Haus makes amazing folded-up mini dwellings that are moved to a (flat) location of choice by truck – and then unfolded by two people in just three hours. They come in three designs – Compact, … Read more The amazing FOLDABLE house: Mini dwelling can be transported by truck almost anywhere and unfolded

Sam Faiers steps out for the FIRST time since breaking travel rules

Sam Faiers was seen for the first time since flouting COVID-19 travel rules on Friday, as she headed out to the local supermarket with her youngest daughter Rosie, three. Sam, 30, broke strict rules by flying to the Maldives to celebrate her 30th birthday, breaching the ban on international travel in Tier 4 by jetting abroad in … Read more Sam Faiers steps out for the FIRST time since breaking travel rules

Commercial supersonic travel edges closer: Aerion breaks ground on Florida HQ for 1,000mph jet

The arrival of a new era of commercial supersonic travel is approaching, with a firm behind a 1,000mph business jet having broken ground on a state-of-the-art global HQ where the aircraft will be built, tested, customized and ultimately launched for service from in 2027. Aerion Park in Melbourne, Florida, will produce 300 of the jets … Read more Commercial supersonic travel edges closer: Aerion breaks ground on Florida HQ for 1,000mph jet

New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a towering frame

Pictured: The eye-popping 688ft-tall New York skyscraper that has a twisting space-age design like no other The renderings have been dreamt-up by Turkish architecture firm Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio Studio described the structure as ‘amorphous’ and having a ‘transparent, ghostly stance in the city skyline’ In 2019, it unveiled a design for a cliff-edge … Read more New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a towering frame

New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a 688ft towering frame

Pictured: The eye-popping 688ft-tall New York skyscraper that has a twisting space-age design like no other The renderings have been dreamt-up by Turkish architecture firm Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio Studio described the structure as ‘amorphous’ and having a ‘transparent, ghostly stance in the city skyline’ In 2019, it unveiled a design for a cliff-edge … Read more New York skyscraper design is made up of tube-like structures coiled inside a 688ft towering frame