James Blunt slams a boater who anchored VERY close and jokes about ‘pandemic tourism’

James Blunt has hit out at a selfish boater who ruined his first post lockdown outing in a paradise cove – by anchoring right next to him. The singer, 47, had found an idyllic spot for a family picnic on the sunshine island of Ibiza, where he lives, deliberately locating a deserted mooring. Speaking on … Read more

Fury at holidays muddle as tourism chiefs blast Boris Johnson for his ‘traffic lights’ travel chaos 

Travel chiefs reacted with fury tonight as ministers warned Britons not to book foreign holidays and refused to rule out extending the international travel ban into summer. Boris Johnson confirmed plans to replace the foreign holidays ban with a ‘traffic light’ system which would open up quarantine-free travel to destinations rated green. Higher-risk locations would … Read more

Boost for hopes of a summer holiday as new plan could allow air travel to tourism hotspots to resume

Traffic light system for trips abroad takes flight: Boost for hopes of a summer holiday as new plan could allow air travel to tourism hotspots to resume The traffic light system will enable quarantine-free travel to ‘green’ destinations PM expected to reveal plans on Monday for staged lifting of foreign holidays ban May 17 has … Read more

Tourism chiefs call for extra UK Bank Holiday in September to help attractions

Tourism chiefs are calling for an additional day off in September in a bid to boost visitor numbers to attractions hard hit by the pandemic. Attractions such as museums, theme parks, galleries and stately home struggled in 2020 as coronavirus restrictions forced them to close overnight. Tightening restrictions, a sharp fall in foreign visitors and … Read more

Tourism chiefs call for extra Bank Holiday to help hard-hit theme parks, museums and attractions

Tourism chiefs are calling for an additional day off in September in a bid to boost visitor numbers to attractions hard hit by the pandemic. Attractions such as museums, theme parks, galleries and stately home struggled in 2020 as coronavirus restrictions forced them to close overnight. Tightening restrictions, a sharp fall in foreign visitors and … Read more

Hamish and Zoe Foster Blake in the Northern Territory for Tourism Australia’s travel ad

Hamish and Zoë Foster Blake get up close and personal with crocodiles while filming a new Australian tourism advert By Louise Starkey For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:01 GMT, 26 March 2021 | Updated: 00:22 GMT, 26 March 2021 They’re ambassadors for Tourism Australia’s new Holiday Here This Year campaign to encourage Australians to travel … Read more

Prince Harry’s sustainable tourism venture Travalyst loses key member of staff

Prince Harry has lost a key member of staff from his sustainable tourism initiative Travalyst after the travel industry was hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. Heather Wong, who worked as the Duke of Sussex‘s assistant private secretary at Kensington Palace for three years before he and Meghan Markle, 39, quit the Royal Family, has … Read more

Prince Harry loses a key member of staff from his sustainable tourism venture Travalyst

Prince Harry has lost a key member of staff from his sustainable tourism initiative Travalyst after the travel industry was hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. Heather Wong, who worked as the Duke of Sussex‘s assistant private secretary at Kensington Palace for three years before he and Meghan Markle, 39, quit the Royal Family, has … Read more

Wales BANS English holidaymakers from visiting after it lifts tourism ban on March 27

Wales BANS English holidaymakers: First Minister Mark Drakeford lifts tourism ban on March 27 – but insists only Welsh people can stay in holiday lets Drakeford said holidays in Wales would be restricted to those living there Self-contained accommodation will be allowed to open on march 27 for Easter But same industry in England does … Read more

Virgin Galactic postpones its first space tourism until 2022 to allow additional ‘technical checks’

Unlike other commercial spaceflight companies, such as Blue Origin, Virgin Galactic initiates its flights without using a traditional rocket launch. Instead, the firm launches its passenger-laden SpaceShipTwo and other craft from a carrier plane, dubbed WhiteKnightTwo. WhiteKnightTwo is a custom-built, four-engine, dual-fuselage jet aircraft, designed to carry SpaceShipTwo up to an altitude of around 50,000 … Read more