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Aberdeen is undergoing a transformation and the new-look Granite City is a super place for a weekend break
We took it as a positive sign of the summer to come...
Erfurt is the capital of the Thuringia region of Germany. It is about 150 miles south-west of Berlin, and by high-speed train just one hour 44 minutes away. It is a very interesting place to visit.
It was the excitement of travelling on the overnight sleeper train from Inverness to London that sparked Mike Edwards’ sense of wanderlust as a child, while the sound of those old diesel engines became a rhythm that would beat throughout his life...
Listening to waves gently lap the shore while birds chirp together in chorus, it’s hard to believe I’m on an island famous for its all-night dance parties and celebrity DJs.
My name is Rebecca and I am a holiday-o-holic. Ask anyone and they will tell you I am only happy when planning a holiday, heading abroad or booking my next adventure.
With an entire empire at her feet, Queen Victoria’s favourite place to relax and spend time with Albert and her nine children was…the Isle of Wight.
If you’ve ever dropped a possession into a river or waterway, you probably thought it would be gone forever. But one project in Amsterdam has rescued hundreds of thousands of weird and wonderful things from the depths of the city’s canals – and immortalised them in a new online exhibition.
Loganair is to bring jets back into the sky for the first time in 30 years between Glasgow and Stornoway with the additional prospect of new European routes to and from the islands from next year.
There’s always somewhere fun to visit in London, and with such a fantastic public transport system, you don’t have to wander far on a rainy day to reach all the popular tourist spots.
Heading to Portugal on a family holiday often conjures up images of sitting on a beach in the Algarve, with a dubious mix of sand and suncream covering the children. This has its own charm, but there is a more sophisticated, sassier, even sexier way to travel in Portugal that seamlessly combines beaches and city breaks.
North businessman claims he raised similar idea for circuit – nearly four years before NC500 was launched
It has been hailed as a gamechanger for the holiday trade in the north Highlands.
The Pogues famously sang of a Dirty Old Town – a smoky industrial hellhole, bordered by gasworks and dirty canals, and Morrissey once crooned that Manchester had “so much to answer for”.
The world’s only malt whisky trail is right here on your doorstep. Along the famous route of Speyside’s Whisky Trail are more than half of Scotland’s malt whisky distilleries.
It could be the coils of incense wafting from thuribles, or perhaps the sight of men spinning furiously on their heels, but as the sun dips below the onion domes of Omdurman’s mosques, I’m beginning to feel quite dizzy.
It’s time to move Jersey up your travel bucket list, says Richard Neville, who discovered that whichever road taken on the island will lead to gems.
You might expect a political summit to be held in a major city, but the small luxury island of Sentosa is where Donald Trump will meet Kim Jong Un next week.
There is always an element of mystery wrapped around a first visit to a new spa. Until you actually get there and submit yourself into the hands of a therapist, there is no way of knowing how much you will enjoy the experience.
With an abundance of fairytale castles, sandy beaches and magical islands all within such a short distance of each other, Oban Airport has to be one of the best locations in the world to host scenic tours from the sky.
Deciding to quit the rat race to sail around the world sounds like something out of a Hollywood movie.
It is that time of year again when our calendars are full of exciting events, including the return of the Ballater Duck Festival.
If you are heading to Fort William this weekend to watch competitors taking part in the Mercedes-Benz UCI Fort William Mountain Bike World Cup 2018, organisers want to hear from you – and so do those taking part.
Inverness Airport’s latest direct flight offers passengers an unmissable summertime opportunity to explore Switzerland’s largest city, Zurich, and the stunning surrounding scenery.
Wild lavender scented the air as we strolled past spiky aloe plants and gnarled cork trees. A gurgle from the river beckoned us to the shaded pool where cool, clear water bubbled up.
Breaks out of the daily routine inevitably build anticipation – to relax, to enjoy and to discover.
Plans for expanded daily commuter flights between Inverness and London have been discussed at Westminster.
The magnificent Magellan cruise ship is currently in the middle of a spring/summer programme sailing out of Dundee and we're delighted to advise it will also be returning in 2019.
When King Edward VII attended the opening of London’s Langham Hotel in 1865, he must have been impressed by its fancy hydraulic lifts – the first in the capital.
If you are looking for a quiet and relaxing place to unwind, look no further than Highland Perthshire.
Something unforgettable happens as I stroll along a vast sandbank in the middle of a seemingly quiet river in Nova Scotia.
The tiny island of Ulva will move into public ownership next month.
Dog-friendly break on the shores of Loch Rannoch with Labrador Sandy – and some fine Scottish dining
A good dog-friendly hotel is hard to come by, and one that welcomes your four-legged friend while serving good food and drink is even harder to find.
Some people thought the original idea was pie in the sky.