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Spain’s move to snub Brits in search of ‘upmarket’ tourists is causing MISERY for Balearic locals

Spain’s move to snub ‘budget’ British tourists in search for ‘upmarket’ holidaymakers is causing misery for residents in Mallorca ... read more

Going Dutch – in the heart of the Caribbean: Inside Curaco’s new all-inclusive Sandals resort

I’m drinking coffee outside a Dutch cafe, watching couples pedal past on Dutch bicycles. It would feel very European if it wasn’t for the Caribbean Sea befo... read more

America’s most controversial hotel rooms with guests like Prince Harry and Watergate burglars

Murder, robbery plots, and alleged sexual assault.  These are just some of the things that have happened in some of America’s most colorful hotel rooms a... read more

Fascinating new book The Alps 1900 reveals stunning vintage pictures of a bygone European era

It’s the Alps, but not quite as we know them today. Lavishly illustrated new book ‘The Alps 1900. A Portrait in Color’ by Agnes Couzy and Sabine A... read more

Take this quiz to see if YOU can tell whether these 26 beaches are located in Britain or abroad

Each year, Britons spend big bucks jetting off in search of glorious beaches on trips abroad, but is it really necessary?  Many don’t realise that there ... read more

I’m a British Airways captain – and these facts will help cure your fear of flying

Are you unable to mentally wrestle away anxiety about plane journeys? Then allow us to introduce you to the ultimate ally in this very common battle – British... read more

Inside the Happy Valley filming location of Hebden Bridge – which has its own story to tell

When Happy Valley ended, members of our household looked at each other and said: ‘What now?’ Like millions of others, we had been gripped by the BBC’s bri... read more

An exclusive peek inside Charlotte Church’s wacky Welsh retreat

You’re in The Womb,’ says the woolly-hatted manager of The Dreaming, as he shows me into a room with a rosy, cosy 1970s vibe. I could have been in The Mush-... read more

How electric planes could ‘revolutionise’ the way Australians travel

Electric planes could ‘revolutionise’ the way all Australians travel, claims start-up developing battery-powered aircraft By Australian Associated P... read more

The best places to stay in the Dominican Republic (an island Hugh Grant loves)

Revealed: The best places to stay in the Dominican Republic (the island famous types from Hugh Grant to Justin Bieber and Bill Clinton love to visit) By Neil Si... read more

Bronze Age child’s shoe suggests problem of toddlers dropping things stretches back 3,000 years

Most parents will know the feeling of getting home, opening the door and realising your child has somehow lost a shoe. Scientists now think it could be a feelin... read more

300 plane passengers land back at starting point after seven-hour nightmare journey in Japan

300 plane passengers end up landing right where they started after seven-hour nightmare journey in Japan Flight JL331 was due to fly two hours from Tokyo’... read more

The Mail’s hotel Inspector calls at the Blakeney Hotel – the grand dame of the north Norfolk coast

The Mail’s hotel Inspector calls at the Blakeney Hotel – the ‘grand dame’ of the north Norfolk coast with guests who’ve been regul... read more

Essex is your oyster! The joys of ancient Colchester – which has incredible seafood

After the Roman invasion of Britain in AD43, the Emperor Claudius arrived in person, once the fighting was all over, and founded Camulodunum, present-day Colche... read more

Most people go to the Caribbean isle of Grenada for its beaches – but the hiking is spectacular too

The wild side of the Spice Isle: Most people go to the Caribbean island of Grenada for its beaches – but the hiking is spectacular too By Tom Chesshyre Fo... read more

Growing anger in Spain over EU ‘tourist tax’ for Brits

Growing anger in Spain over EU ‘tourist tax’ for Brits as Costa del Sol launches attack on Brussels plan that is feared could drive UK holidaymakers... read more

Pictured: The brand-new £2.3million Gruffalo attraction that’s coming to Blackpool’s seafront in May

Renderings have been unveiled of a new £2.3million attraction featuring some of the most beloved characters created by children’s author Julia Donaldson ... read more

The reality behind the Instagram snaps: Cabin crew reveal the things they hate most about their job

You’ve seen the glamorous Instagram snaps – now read about the ugly and shocking reality of being a flight attendant. Jay Roberts, who has worked as sen... read more

A ‘bargain’ Seychelles trip on Pegasos, a VERY small cruise ship that feels like a private yacht

Travel writer Jo Kessel filmed her seven-night voyage around the Seychelles, beginning and ending on Mahe, the largest isle in the archipelago, on Greek liner V... read more

‘Follow me!’ Pilot reveals the secret staircase on a Boeing jet that leads to beds for cabin crew 

Pilot reveals the secret staircase on a jet that leads to beds for cabin crew to rest during their shift By Ellen Coughlan For Mailonline Published: 13:50 GMT, ... read more

New Orleans’ final Mardi Gras parade is an explosion of color

Mardi Gras is raging on today in New Orleans as the famous party city marks the final day of the Carnival season before the Lenten period begins. This Fat Tuesd... read more

Mysterious giant metal sphere washes up in Japan – prompting authorities to shut down beach 

A mysterious metal sphere has washed up on a beach in Japan, leaving locals and Japanese authorities clueless as to its origin or purpose. The orb, measuring ro... read more

Inside Arras – the little city the French would love to keep for themselves

Little city the French would love to keep for themselves: Arras has all the ingredients for an ideal short break – it’s just a shame most Britons drive ... read more

A slice of Italian luxury in Britain: Inside the opulent Baglioni Hotel London by Hyde Park

I arrived at the opulent Baglioni hotel on my folding bicycle. In the rain. The hotel sits directly opposite a multi-use path through Hyde Park, so I got a good... read more