June, 2018

Final word

Alan Wardle BREXIT TALKS IN BRUSSELS … As part of ABTA’s Brexit engagement, which includes speaking to politicians in Westminster, Brussels and also in the European member states, Mark…

Competition time

MARELLA CRUISES Here’s your chance to win an incredible seven-night cruise for two around Central and South America on board the beautiful Marella Discovery 2. From the colourful rainforests…

Gamesroom

Crossword ACROSS 5. French and Dutch Caribbean destination (5,6) 7. Spore-producing plants (5) 8. Second-in-command on a commercial ship (4) 9. Shortcut to avoid Cape Horn (6,5) 12. Amorous…

Unpacking the new PTR

Package travel regulations As if agents and operators did not have enough to do with the peak season approaching, July 1 sees the new Package Travel Regulations (PTR) come…

High and dry

South Africa I do not expect to be confronted with it so soon after arriving, but there it is: no water in the taps at Cape Town International Airport,…

Different destinations

Off the beaten path Over a quarter of holidaymakers are looking to try somewhere completely new in 2018, with 27 per cent of Britons planning to visit a country…