TRAVEL NEWS: Buses replace trains in some areas

A reduced Southern rail service is in operation today, Saturday, January 21, and replacement buses are running in some areas.

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Jason Sutherland-Rowe (middle) is a member of the 'commuter's club'

COUNTY NEWS: ‘Commuter’s club’ find fun way to enjoy their journey

After a long day in the city, most people dread the gruelling commute home – but this group of commuters have found a fun way to look forward to it.

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The car park at the railway station has made the top 20 'most expensive' list by Resolver. Picture: Derek Martin

COUNTY NEWS: Railway station car park makes ‘most expensive’ list

A railway station car park which is popular amongst Sussex commuters has come out in the top 20 most expensive station car parks in the country, complaint service Resolver has revealed.

History of holidays

VIDEO: The ancestry of holidays

With an average person spending 17 per cent of their disposable income on holidays, it is worth dedicating a short ancestry to the art of holidaying.

Dubais new �2.8bn mega-theme park officially opens

TRAVEL: Dubai’s new £2.8bn mega-theme park officially opens

Dubai has just become home to the largest theme park destination in the Middle East, as Dubai Parks and Resorts officially opens for business.

Llana Beach Resort opens with star-studded event

VIDEO: Cape Verde’s first exclusively adult luxury resort and beach club launches

A glittering launch party took place recently to celebrate the opening of Cape Verde’s first adult-only five-star hotels, Llana Beach resort, and the premium beach club, Bikini Beach.

Airport luggage. Photo: Genevieve Hayward

Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports

Lost clothes and glasses mingle with more unusual items in the lost property boxes at the UK’s airports.

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Hungry for a culinary adventure?

VIDEO: A whole menu of reasons your next stop should be the Capital Region of the USA...

Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia are brimming with culture and history but there is also a vast and eclectic culture of food and drink, with an array of gastronomic treats on offer to make any mouth water.

Take a historical journey through the Capital Region of the USA

VIDEO: Take an historical journey through the Capital Region of the USA

Watch travel presenter Ashley House as he goes on a historical and cultural tour of Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia...

Take an adventure tour of the Capital Region of the USA

VIDEO: Take an adventure tour of the Capital Region of the USA

The whole world will have their attention on the capital city as the 44th President of the United States is announced in November.

How to make the most out of your plummeting pound

How to make the most out of your plummeting pound

The plunging value of the pound can make it disheartening to think about how little bang you may get for your well-earned buck in the aftermath of Brexit.

Hanioti beach is one of the finest in Greece

Halkidiki heaven for holidaymakers in search of sun and fun in Greece

Exactly 40 years ago, I visited Greece for the first time.
The statue of Greyfriars Bobby

Edinburgh: A beautiful city whichever way you look at it

One of the first things anyone notices upon arrival in Edinburgh is how beautiful the city is.

Krakow – a city we should all visit

Some holidays you remember for amazing views you have seen; others for fantastic local cuisines you experience.
Nelson?s Column in Montreal predates its London counterpart by more than three decades

Montreal: The friendly city that is a perfect blend of Europe and North America

You can often tell a lot about a city by its people.

The inhabitants of the region enjoy their games of petanque

In Languedoc-Roussillion, medieval charm is enhanced by an outbreak of festive graffiti

They came for me while I was swimming. I was busy working off the previous evening’s vin blanc.
Swim the Island is an event that features three distances of 1.8km, 3.5km, and 6km

Swim the Island: An open-water event with a warm Mediterranean welcome

As the wonderful sport of open-water swimming continues its rise in popularity, so more and more of the world has opened to host events.
Kani Alavi?s mural, It Happened in November, is one of many on The East Side Gallery

Berlin: Steeped in history, with something for everyone

There can be few better places in Europe to visit for a long weekend than Berlin.
Catawba River can also be explored by kayak

Wildernesses of South Carolina host a myriad holiday activities

The American state that became the first to declare its independence from the British Crown is rinsed in history.
A view of the Amazon rainforest near Manaus (Photograph: Neil Palmer)

Brazil is the perfect place to kick off a holiday adventure

England’s World Cup Campaign begins in earnest in the Amazonian city of Manaus.
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