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.
Discover Scotland's beautiful island gems, which offer the Med's white sands and turquoise seas alongside rich culture and history.
Thousands of Scots will be switching on their out-of-office messages and packing their bags. Today is predicted to be the busiest travel day of the year in the UK as hordes of us head off on our summer holidays. More than 300,000 people are expected to go through London’s airports and Eurostar destinations.
The Courier is delighted to announce a re-launch of a new, fresh website for its popular Reader Travel holiday offers, giving readers the best possible browsing experience for those planning holidays this year and next.
It is sometimes a good idea to see places out of season that are popular in the summer months.
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.
The first direct air route between Scotland and Bucharest will take off next year.
With a flight time of around an hour and departures from nearly every part of the UK, London makes for the perfect destination for an exciting and convenient long weekend.
When we day-dream of pristine, uncrowded beaches, we often imagine we’ll have to travel to some far flung desert island to find them but in actual fact, just over four hours on a plane will take you to some of the prettiest and atmospheric beaches on the planet.
Mist-covered mountains, wild seas and dramatic ruined castles drenched in history make the Isle of Skye one of the most romantic getaways that Scotland, and indeed the world, has to offer. But perhaps nowhere encapsulates the romance of the Misty Isle more than the luxurious hideaway Kinloch Lodge the island's only Michelin Star establishment. Michael Alexander travelled north to find out more.