Author: travelnews

Heart-stopping video of ascent up the ‘crazy narrow’ spiral steps of Ambuluwawa Tower in Sri Lanka

Breathe in! Traveller films heart-stopping video of her ascent up ‘crazy narrow’ spiral steps on the outside of a spectacular…

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Inside Mandarin Oriental Bosphorus, an uber-luxurious hotel that offers magical views of Istanbul

It could only be Istanbul. I’m lying in bed in Europe, staring at Asia through opened curtains. This unique luxury…

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Airbnb’s most-liked homes on Instagram in 2022, from California to the UK

These holiday rentals have been driving Instagram users to tap the ‘like’ button in their droves. And it’s no wonder. …

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Tenerife’s wild side: Forget flopping on a beach – forest trails, volcanoes and whale watching await

Sometimes, only a hangover will do. I wanted to wake up with a sore head and a furry tongue. Like…

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A bountiful beauty: Exploring the little Caribbean island of Bequia in St Vincent and the Grenadines

The turbo-prop banks through pink clouds, revealing the island below: bottle-green hills, thumbnail crescents of sand, jade Caribbean shallows, wooden…

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Royalty has always been drawn to Lech – but this Austrian ski resort wears its grandeur lightly 

At 12pm, the bells of St Nicholas burst into glorious peals. It’s the noon Angelus, when Roman Catholics say their…

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The UK’s top 10 most welcoming towns revealed, from Kirkwall to Cleethorpes

There’s nothing like a warm welcome. And these are the places in the UK where you’re most likely to get…

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