Walking holidays: Jurassic Coast among best UK walks – top 10 revealed | Travel News | Travel

Getty Images Walking holidays: Jurassic Coast and West Highland Way among best UK walks – top 10 revealed Walking holidays are an excellent way to explore the great outdoors this summer and see the UK at its finest. Scottish endurance athlete and GP Dr Andrew Murray has visited over 100 countries but maintains that the UK is his favourite in the sheer diversity of places to walk and run. “For me, the opportunity to have classic cliff walks, rugged mountains and thousands of years of history right on my doorstep is…

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Safest long-haul destinations revealed – Travel advice for Canada, Dubai, US and Australia | Travel News | Travel

Holiday booking can be difficult for a number of reasons, such as price and amenities on offer. One of the most important things on tourists minds is safety and whether the destination poses any threats. Popular holiday choices such as France and Spain have been hit by a number of terrorist attacks, prompting the terror threat level to be raised. With long-haul travel becoming more popular, heading further afield could be a better option for holidays this summer. Which long-haul holiday destinations are the safest and what is the latest…

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Chinese supercave ‘Miao Room’ that can fit four Great Pyramids of Giza inside revealed | Travel News | Travel

A supercave in China is one of the largest underground chambers in the world, fitting a whopping four Great Pyramids within. This also equates to 22 football fields fitting inside. Called the Miao Room, it is the largest cave when measured in volume, coming in at 380.7 million cubic feet. The cave is the second largest when measured in surface area, being beaten by Sarawak Chamber in Malaysia. That cave measures 1.66 million square feet, while the Miao Room is just 1.27 million feet. It can be found in the…

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Cheap flights: World’s cheapest airlines revealed | Travel News | Travel

A new study has analysed over 1.5 million economy-class prices from 200 airlines to find the world’s cheapest carriers. The research, by travel planning platform Rome2rio, found that Middle Eastern and Asian airlines provide best value for travellers. A staggering 24 of this year’s top 30 international airlines are based in Asia or the Middle East, with AirAsia X, Air India Express and Indonesia AirAsia making up the top three. It might come as a surprise to some that European carriers are among the world’s most expensive. Ryanair was named best for…

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Cruise news: The longest cruise in the world revealed taking 245 days | Cruise | Travel

The Viking Ultimate World cruise has been announced and has been named the “longest-ever continuous world cruise”. The cruise is a 245-day journey that spans the globe offering passengers the ultimate world travel experience. Covering six continents, the ship passes through 59 countries and stops at 113 ports. Passengers climb aboard in London and enjoy the most comfortable and hassle-free way to travel the world. Those that embark on this epic adventure will leave the UK capital on 31 August 2019 and will return to London eight months later. The…

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Most expensive cities in the world revealed 2018 travel | Travel News | Travel

The world’s most expensive cities have been revealed in the 2018 The worldwide cost of living (WCOL) report from The Economist Intelligence Unit. Analysing the price points of 160 consumer products across 145 cities in over 90 countries, the top 10 most expensive cities have been announced. The survey compares the average daily spends on goods such as the average price of a loaf of bread, a bottle of wine, a packet of cigarettes and the cost of a litre of petrol alongside the living wage and house prices. The…

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