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IF you’re a parent but not yet limited by school holidays, getting away before term finishes can knock more than a quarter off the bill. The average saving for a family going on holiday in May vs August...

Bowled over by Moldova: Exploring the former Soviet state’s capital that is a mix of trendy bars and Stalinst architecture Moldova is a small former Soviet state wedged between Romania and Ukraine  The...

BRITISH Airways customers travelling to hot-spots St Lucia, Cape Town and Cancun from London Gatwick will have even more flights to choose from next winter. British Airways is set to be the only airline...

Top tips for tipping: It’s the cultural minefield that can cause travellers so much stress.. so here’s our global guide In the US, a 15 per cent tip is absolutely obligatory to your waiter...

Falling glories! There’s no more exhilarating experience than witnessing the might and majesty of a waterfall up close… here’s where to find the finest The curtain of water at Victoria...

Fun in the sun! Winter weather aside, the future looks bright for Miranda Lambert and husband Brendan McLoughlin this Valentine’s Day. “Happy ❤️ day! #love” the country...

A parent’s paradise: Unspoilt beaches, fabulous food, jam-packed kids’ club – this chic Portuguese resort is a hit with all the family Pine Cliffs is a resort perched on a spectacular...

You’ll never guess where we SLEPT! An underwater bed. A hut on skis. A hotel in a crane… the world’s wackiest places to stay At Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, there’s a suite...

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than at Dollywood? Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman rang in the holiday at Dolly Parton’s famous theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, with the...

A HOME away from home is how I’d describe my time in a Ski Beat chalet, if my home was Downton Abbey. At Chalet Florence, a nine bedroom pad at La Plagne in the French Alps, my pal Kealan and I were...

Everything’s coming up roses for Gwen Stefani! Blake Shelton surprised his longtime girlfriend with a giant bouquet for the Valentine’s Day holiday, which Stefani showed off on Instagram...

ORLANDO has chang­ed. Mickey and Minnie remain reassuringly constant but beyond Disney’s razzle-dazzle, it’s a different vibe altogether. My last visit was 20 years ago, as a teen, and what’s striking...

No wonder Carly Pearce named her new sophomore album after herself. This is full-spectrum Carly: sassy and sexy, tender and romantic, and, ultimately, strong and self-assured. But for Pearce, the album,...

There have always been plenty of reasons to visit Amsterdam, but tourists’ days of being able to easily purchase cannabis there may be numbered. As part of her effort to clean up the city’s...

Whether you travel all the time or not as often as you’d like, being on top of the latest trends in globe-trotting is essential. You might be thinking, "Why? I have a bucket list. What more...

It’s never too early to start thinking about spring break travel plans, even if it’s still winter. Booking earlier can save you from overspending on your trip and give you more money to designate...