Havana: a virtual tour through food, music, films and books

A 1950s highway, bleached to sepia by the Caribbean sun, leads from Cuba’s Santa María beaches through palm and hibiscus. It passes close to...

Arrivals in UK could be asked to stay in quarantine hotels, Raab says

People arriving in the UK could be asked to stay in quarantine hotels under plans being considered by ministers to try to deal with...

From dolphins to rewilding: 11 environment-aware holidays for 2021

Rewilding centresThe idea of rewilding – moving away from current forestry and agricultural techniques and allowing nature to thrive – is gaining ground.One exciting...

UK shuts travel corridors and requires negative Covid tests to enter

Boris Johnson has announced a dramatic tightening of the UK’s borders, with all international arrivals to be forced to quarantine as well as demonstrate...

I got cabin fever in lockdown … so built my own beach hut

It started with a chance comment from York hotelier Simon Cowton during an interview. “I was getting depressed in lockdown,” he said. “I realised...

TSA dog calendar is out

You might not be frequenting airports as much as you used to, which means not seeing those adorable security dogs quite as often. Luckily,...

Black travel in 2021

The travel industry was dealt an immeasurable blow in 2020; with planes grounded and travel posing a real threat to containing the coronavirus, nonessential...

US airlines ban guns in checked bags

To prevent any potential violence in Washington DC next week during the presidential inauguration, several major airlines are temporarily banning guns in checked baggage...

Brazilians are going vegan

“We don’t put a plate of food on the table. We put a way of life,” says Tati Lund, who founded .Org Bistro, one...

Israeli vegan and vegetarian dishes

Few countries are as vegan-friendly as Israel. More than five percent of residents are vegan, according to Forward. Tel Aviv alone has more than...