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Keen for a budget-friendly UK holiday before the winter weather hits? We feel you – the summer has been a bit of a let-down, let’s be honest, but we might as well see it out in style. But once you’ve...

A Venus/Saturn face-off can leave us feeling uncomfortable and unsettled today. Fear and comfort zones will also be a big theme, giving many of us the opportunity to decide on some big next steps. A determined...

Drum and bass DJ, aka Fitzroy Heslop, has been a huge name on the rave scene since the early 90s, and his career has taken him around the world. While on tour, he’s had some exhilarating and crazy...

You’ve been watching your favourite shows during lockdown – now you can visit them too. Rather than touring the UK from your sofa, it’s time to get out there and see some of these stunning filming...

Holidays feel like an important tonic after such a tough year. While international travel is possible, it’s not exactly easy, so many are choosing to stay closer to home, opting for a ‘staycation’....

One of the best parts about booking a staycation is the opportunity to see a completely different side of the UK. That could mean learning a new skill, discovering something about Britain’s history...

Me and Slovenia have history. It was here in 2015 I ruptured my spleen mountain biking on a trail in the mountain town of Kranjska Gora. It was, being perfectly honest, entirely my own fault. Luckily,...

With the mercury nudging 35C in autumn, Persil-white beaches and now amber-listed, it’s easy to see why Dubai is, well, hot right now. ‘Things are looking exciting, what with the Expo in October,...

We all know about big baggage fees and currency exchange rates but what other sneaky travel expenses should you be wary of? Thanks to Brexit those pesky roaming charges are back, and don’t forget about...

Feeling uninspired by the UK staycation options out there? With foreign travel a traffic-light headache and hotel rates rising, why not try a mobile B&B where you call the shots? Pretend you’re...

The fearful face of a girl refugee shows the terrifying fate awaiting Afghanistan — as the war-torn country slips back into the Taliban’s medieval rule. As the US, Nato and Britain withdraw their...

Many students say they feel Covid has diminished the value of their university experience. Complaints filed with the Office of the Independent Adjudicator in 2020 detail examples of how the pandemic...

What can your horoscope tell you about the day ahead? An interesting tie between Mercury and Jupiter could be causing you to feel super impulsive today, especially for Cancer and Virgo. Capricorn, that...

Anne Boden lives a sensible life. She works a lot from the living room of her modest Marlow home next to a bookshelf packed with non-fiction; she only just started using a television streaming service...

Marble Arch Mound was supposed to be a impressive new attraction offering sweeping views of the centre of London and Hyde Park. Unfortunately it turned out to be a massive (and much-memed) disappointment...

Now the world is opened back up again, it’s easy to feel so spoilt for choice you can’t decide what to do first. To help you out, here are three suggestions which are just so good, you’ll want to...