Happy Chinese New Year!

8 February 2016 6.05pm.

Welcome to the Year of the Monkey.

Romance by rail – A look at Paris

4 February 2016 2.00pm.

Paris is an ideal destination for readers, offering that perfect blend of romance and culture. The Courier Travel takes a look at the highlights of this great city.

Enjoy Greece out of season

2 February 2016 11.00am.

It is sometimes a good idea to see places out of season that are popular in the summer months.

  • Discover Russia in 2016

    27 January 2016 4.00pm.

    As our tastes and desires for extravagant and enlightening holidays become more apparent, holidaymakers are broadening their horizons in their quest for that ultimate travel experience.

  • What the Helly Aa is this?

    27 January 2016 2.00pm.

    Tuesday of this week saw the annual festival of Up Helly Aa take place in Shetland. This winter festival is a colourful affair that dispels the gloom of winter.

  • Rome & Sorrento – A Two Centre Treat

    22 January 2016 1.30pm.

    It’s the start of the New Year and for many this is the perfect time to start thinking about where they would like to visit on holiday throughout 2016. It’s a difficult decision, made even more confusing by the abundance of destinations and holidays on offer.

  • Go Down Under and make 2016 the year you visit Australia

    19 January 2016 4.50pm.

    Ever found yourself wishing you were thousands of miles away from the stress of everyday life? Well now you can literally escape to the far-flung corners of the globe with a trip to Australia and see some exotic places en route with an exciting stopover.

  • Sponsored content: Scotland’s top pet-friendly hotels and holiday homes

    18 January 2016 3.00pm.

    For many people, pets are members of the family and putting them into kennels or catteries so that you can travel is unthinkable.

  • Japan - Land of the Rising Sun

    14 January 2016 4.30pm.

    Japan - an ancient culture of emperors, fierce shoguns, samurais and brutal martial arts. Yet it’s also a place of gentle geishas, colourful kimonos, exquisite garden design and Zen Buddhism.

  • UK breaks in 2016

    12 January 2016 4.50pm.

    Remember when you were a kid and the promise of a trip to the seaside was the highlight of the holidays? Life in its simplest form - a bucket and spade and pokey hat (ice cream cone) and all was well with the world.

  • Weekend break: Family holiday in Fife

    11 January 2016 10.33am.

    Treat your family to a weekend break at award-winning Morton Pitmilly near St Andrews and find plenty of delights on the doorstep

  • Short haul winter getaways

    5 January 2016 4.45pm.

    Now that the festivities are over, many of us are turning our thoughts to a holiday to recover from the stress of Christmas or simply just to chase away those January blues.

  • Step aboard the last seagoing paddle steamer in the world

    29 December 2015 11.00am.

    The Courier Travel takes a look at the great Paddle Steamer Waverley…

  • Lakes and Mountain Resorts - a breath of fresh air !

    23 December 2015 4.30pm.

    Italy, France and Switzerland are talkholiday’s top three choices when it comes to holidays in alpine or lakeside resorts. This week, we check out Lake Garda in Italy, Lausanne in Switzerland and Chamonix, France to give you a taste of what’s on offer in these beautiful, scenic destinations.

  • Great little trains, Eau de Cologne & a journey into the Rhine Valley

    17 December 2015 4.15pm.

    Growing in popularity with readers, discovering Europe by rail has never been more convenient, offering an excellent alternative to flying.

  • Set sail to the Canary Islands this New Year

    14 December 2015 11.10am.

    What better way to escape the stress and chaos of the festive season than setting sail for distant shores.

  • Austria travel: The hills are alive

    11 December 2015 4.41pm.

    Austria is a contrast of spectacular Alpine scenery and elegant cities. I experienced both - going off the beaten track to enjoy the country’s most magical corner, then heading to Salzburg

  • Scandinavian treasure - six of the best experiences in Norway

    10 December 2015 11.00am.

    Norway, the ‘Land of the midnight sun’ is a spectacular country and ideal holiday destination for those seeking something slightly off the beaten track. The Courier Travel takes a look at some of the highlights of this beautiful country…

  • Festive wonders of Amsterdam

    9 December 2015 9.56am.

    Amsterdam is a magical place to visit in winter. Jamie Milligan gets festive with a mini break taking in the city’s Christmas markets

  • Viva Espana… A firm favourite with Scottish holidaymakers

    7 December 2015 4.38pm.

    Spain has been a haven for sun and fun seekers for many years and it seems our love affair with Spain is still going strong. Its popularity never wanes and it’s easy to see why.

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