Travel News

One woman, four men and weeks in Norway’s Arctic ice

The summer before I turned 40 — with my fertility ebbing, as everyone with a vested interest in such things felt the need to remind me — I decided to set sail on the biggest adventure of my life.

The world’s best places for swimming

From isolated English beaches to plunge pools in the Costa Rican cloud forest. When the time’s right to get traveling again, these are some of the planet’s best places to take a dip.

Amsterdam’s ‘prostitute hotel’ plan to uproot red light district

The Dutch capital’s legal sex industry relies heavily on tourists and their absence during the Covid crisis has had a major impact. But as Amsterdam looks to a future without overtourism, there’s controversial talk about replacing its red light district to an out of town location.

Can travel incentives lure visitors back?

Ever since the world went into lockdown back in March, many of us have been furiously making a mental list of all the places we’ll go once we’re finally able to travel again.