World War 2 bunker transformed into swanky holiday home – would YOU buy it? | Property | Life & Style

While it may not look like much from the outside, the unusual property may just be the most luxurious underground bolt hole in Britain. The beautiful six-bed property which lies in a Cornish meadow just ten minutes drive from Land’s End, is so well camouflaged by its grass-covered roof it looks like a mound in the middle of field. Far from what would be expected inside a bunker, the gorgeous holiday home features a large open-plan living room that effortlessly straddles the line between modern and traditional. The space is…

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Cruise gives free holiday to boy with Snapchat name ‘Carnival Cruise’ | Cruise | Travel

Carnival Cruise has offered a 15-year-old boy a free holiday with his family in Florida. Adrian Lipscomb, from Prospect, Virginia, had an unusual online username that caught the attention of the cruise liner. Using the Snapchat app, his name was @CarnivalCruise despite it having no resemblance to himself. The cruise liner then went looking for the man himself to source the name for them to use themselves as part of the Carnival brand. A rather clever way to find him went viral when they realised where he was. The cruise…

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Cruise news: Princess Cruises testing cruising 2018 holiday boarding | Cruise | Travel

Once on board, a cruise ship is a wonderfully relaxing holiday with countless activities on board to while away the hours, however, with so many passengers on board, queues can be long. For those about to embark on their first cruise, experts have revealed a list of things not to do, such as not leaving your extra bookings until the last minute. However, for some, this is not always possible and the race is on come departure day to jump to the front of the queue. Although cruise ships are…

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Ibiza holiday 2018: Step away from the party scene for an upmarket experience | Beach Holidays | Travel

GETTY Head for Ibiza this year to uncover one of the most popular chilled-out beach holiday destinations The Spanish island’s reputation has changed considerably over the past decade – from a teenager’s party destination to one of the most upmarket places to holiday in Europe – and nowhere is this more evident than at Nobu Hotel Ibiza Bay.  Our room, one of 152 beautiful rooms and suites here, had equally spectacular sea views from the balcony, while inside the decor was based on a palette of soft teal, cream and…

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Cruise ship deals: This is the best time to book your next holiday | Cruise | Travel

When is the best time to book your next cruise holiday?  Matthew Phillips, director of travel for AARP, believes he’s got the answer to this age-old question.  For Phillips, January to March is the best time to book your next cruise holiday.  He said: “This is when most cruise lines promote and feature their best offers of the year with discounted rates, onboard upgrades and airfare credits.”   Phillips might be onto something, as there are plenty of cruise deals floating around at the moment.  For example, cruising giant Royal…

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