• Uber boat services launched in six new Europe tourist hotspots

    Uber has announced a host of new Uber Boat services at some of Europe’s top holiday destinations. Uber is launching the service on party island Ibiza. Uber Yacht will debut in August. In a world first, Uber users can pre-book a private yacht for day...
  • Gatwick braces for strike

    Passengers are being warned of an impending Gatwick Airport strike which could upend the plans of holidaymakers this month. Around 300 security and passenger services staff will down tools over six days in July. They are employees of contractors ICTS and Wilson James which are threatening a...
  • Jet2holidays opens Costa de la Luz holiday bookings

    Jet2.com and Jet2holidays are expanding their summer network for 2025. The expansion sees the addition of Jerez Airport, which becomes the 14th Spanish airport and third airport in Andalucía. It unlocks the Costa de la Luz for holidaymakers. The tour operator is launching Costa de la Luz holidays for summer...
  • Death toll grows amid Greece heatwave

    Three more tourists remain missing in Greece after an American traveller was the latest death amid soaring temperatures across the country. The 55-years old from Floral Park, N.Y. was found on a beach on Mathraki. “He was found in the surf on the beach at...
  • Birmingham air travellers told to arrive three hours early amid ‘chaos’

    Holiday firm TUI is urging Midlands holidaymakers jetting off from Birmingham Airport to arrive at least three hours ahead of their flights. It calls on those travelling long haul to arrive four hours before departure. “Birmingham Airport is getting a face lift, with a new...
  • Airports bring back 100ml liquid restrictions

    Some regional airports in the UK are temporarily reinstating restrictions on carrying liquids over 100ml in carry-on bags. The rule change began on Sunday, and affects travellers at Newcastle, Leeds Bradford, London City, Aberdeen, Southend and Teesside airports. These airports recently installed next gen CT security scanners...
  • Overtourisn protestors plan to ‘occupy the beaches’

    The group Mallorca Platja Tour is drumming up support on social media to ‘storm the beaches’ this weekend. The latest protest against tourist overcrowding could see residents pack the beaches to show their support for measures to curb overtourism. “We call on all residents near...