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Barbados, Carribean

FCO warns Brits on overseas laws

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has warned British holidaymakers to stay clear of certain seemingly harmless acts that are likely land them in trouble overseas. The warning comes as British holidaymakers are being held for their involvement in acts […]

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British unable to locate their holiday destination on a map

Millions of British holidaymakers who book summer trips overseas have no idea where their holiday destination is located on the map, or where exactly they are going, according

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Britain a must for international shoppers

Serious shoppers from all over the world see the UK as a purveying paradise according to the results of a recent survey. The study carried out by VisitBritain, the

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Costa Concordia Wreck Becomes Tourist Attraction

The wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise liner, which lies off the Tuscan island of Giglio, has been attracting tourists eager to see the once-magnificent ocean liner lying

Swim ban lifted from top beach

Swim ban lifted from world’s best beach

“A return to normality,” for many tourists who enjoy the world famous beach on the island of Praslin, after the swim ban was lifted last week. Voted year after

Arrivals and departures

International tourism to reach 1 billion in 2012

International tourist arrivals grew by over 4 percent in 2011 to 980 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. With growth expected to continue in 2012,

Llandudno Pier, Conwy, Wales

Coastal businesses get a boost

The number of Brits taking ‘staycations’ is ever increasing, with tourists wanting to find interesting things to see and do in the UK.   Coast Radar, an online community that

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Thailand continues to see floodwater rise

British tourists have been warned to take care if visiting Thailand in the near future due to continued flooding.   The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) have advised tourists to

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John O’Groats to get revamp

One of Scotlands most famous but run down tourist attractions is getting a revamp, John O’Groats will see the 6 million redevelopment begin this month.   Hoping to improve the

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Pound continues to fall against the Euro

Thousands of families will be abandoning their European holiday this summer, as the ailing pound continues to fall against the euro. The two week summer holiday to Europe is