Does Poland have vampires? Bizarre questions British travellers asked their embassy
When staff at British embassies and consulates pick up the phone, they're prepared to help citizens grappling with problems, from arrests to serious injuries.
"Old Batavia" not only still exists, much of it has has been beautifully restored.
What travel has taught me: Conductor David Slater
If only world leaders could take a few tips from the world's young musicians.
New cruises on the Nile for 2020
Having been considered unsafe for visitors for several years, Egypt is now enjoying a comeback.
Plane passenger gets flight to himself and shares epic video of experience
When was the the last time you boarded flight and discovered you had your whole row to yourself? How about having the whole plane to yourself?
Submarines and helicopters aboard luxury vessel Scenic Eclipse
Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours has taken delivery of its much-awaited Scenic Eclipse.
Passenger finds secret camera in first-class cabin bathroom
A United Airlines passenger who flew from San Diego to Houston in the US recently has been arrested and charged in a federal complaint of setting up a secret video camera in the jet's first-class bathroom.
Kate Mulvany: What travel has taught me
Somehow New York slipped under this actor's skin, ousting London as her favourite big city.
Cruising news: Viking launches line-up of 2020-21 Mediterranean cruises
The company's offerings feature numerous brand-new itineraries and land extensions.
Entering a restaurant or bar in Japan? Get ready for an effusive greeting
No-one shouts a welcome quite like Japanese restaurants.
The secret to enjoying pintxos in Basque Country, northern Spain
The key to enjoying this most enjoyable of Spanish pastimes is restraint.
Stowaway bat spooks passengers on US flight
Few things come without an extra fee on Spirit Airlines, but some passengers got a free shot of adrenaline earlier this week when a winged creature flew up and down the cabin.