Inside world’s hottest new hotel: Photos show Tripadvisor No1 in the Maldives is a castaway paradise

One of the world’s hottest holiday destinations is now positively sizzling with temptation – thanks to a sensational new hotel. As we recently reported, adults-only Oblu Select Lobigili in the Maldives was crowned No. 1 in the ‘Hottest New Hotels’ category in the 2023 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards, which analysed reviews of 1.5million properties. Tripadvisor … Read more

Inside the ‘opulent’ Rambagh Palace – the best hotel in the world, according to Tripadvisor

It’s the number one hotel in the world according to Tripadvisor – and these pictures go some way to explaining why it’s been handed the crown. Rambagh Palace in Jaipur, India, topped the global ‘Top Hotels’ list in Tripadvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Hotels ranking for 2023, following an analysis of reviews of … Read more

Photos show why this Albanian resort is a trending summer holiday spot for Brits

Tripadvisor has revealed the top 20 most sought-after summer holiday destinations for Britons this year – and it’s Bembridge on the Isle of Wight that tops the charts domestically and the beach town of Badesi on the northern coast of Sardinia that’s the No.1 trending foreign spot. Ventnor in the Isle of Wight comes in at … Read more

The 99 best and worst tourist attractions in the world – Hollywood Walk of Fame is ranked bottom 

1 Hungarian Parliament Building, Hungary 7.34 out of 10 2 Disneyland Paris, France 7.17 3 The Blue Lagoon, Iceland 7.15 4 Plaza de Espana, Spain 7.13 5 Angkor Wat, Cambodia 7.04 6 St. Peter’s Basilica, Italy 7.03 7 El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Argentina 6.99 8 Acropolis of Athens, Greece 6.91 9 Museum of New Zealand, … Read more

Where Britons want to visit post-lockdown based on Tripadvisor searches: Isle of Skye’s Portree top

Where Britons most want to visit post-lockdown based on Tripadvisor searches: Portree on the Isle of Skye is the staycation No1 and Soufriere in St Lucia the top hotspot abroad Tripadvisor revealed its trending destinations for Britons based on year-on-year increases in search volumes It then drew up two top 10 tables – one for … Read more

‘Tripadvisor Plus’ launches, with users able to access ‘insider savings’ and perks for $99 fee

The Amazon Prime for travel: ‘Tripadvisor Plus’ launches, with users able to access ‘insider savings’ and perks from free wine to room upgrades for a $99 annual fee The Plus program is free for hotels to join with zero commission rates  There’s a minimum discount of 10% plus perks for a hotel offer to be … Read more

Mount Snowdon would be better if it was moved to England, Tripadvisor reviewers say

Tourists have left bad reviews after finding the 3,560ft climb up Mount Snowdon ‘too short’ and claiming the peak would be better if ‘they put it in England’.  As many chose to venture into the great outdoors during the pandemic, some wanderers were surprised to find that coffee and toilet facilities are not always available on … Read more

Bali beats London to title of most popular destination in 2021 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards

16. Elba Island, Italy  17. Maastricht, Netherlands 18. La Rochelle, France 19. Lugano, Switzerland 20. Male, Maldives 21. Miyakojima, Japan 22. Tobermory, Canada 23. Alexandria, Egypt 24. Mar del Plata, Argentina 25. Dunedin, New Zealand POPULAR NATIONAL PARKS – WORLD 1. Serengeti National Park, Tanzania 2. Jim Corbett National Park, India 3. Maasai Mara National … Read more

British husband claims hotel masseuse slept with his wife in TripAdvisor review of Caribbean resort

British husband claims hotel masseuse slept with his wife in TripAdvisor review of five-star Caribbean resort (but is it real?)  The man – identified only as Michael – alleged the masseuse ‘seduced’ his wife and ‘spent the night with her’ at the luxury hotel on the Turks and Caicos Islands In a one-star review, he … Read more

Rita Ora’s 30th birthday lockdown party venue is hit with string of joke reviews on Tripadvisor

The restaurant where Rita Ora held a lockdown-breaching 30th birthday party has been review-bombed with joke one-star marks.  Rita sparked outrage after she had the illegal bash with ‘around seven guests’ on Saturday night. But the Casa Cruz eatery in posh Notting Hill, west London was then targeted with bad reviews on Tripadvisor. One customer … Read more