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Linsey

Linsey

A journalist and travel writer of 35 years' standing, a once-a-week yogi, terrible skier and out-of-order mum to 2 teens. My day job is associate editor of TravelMole.com.

Win a free – yes free – adventure of a lifetime

Three two-week holidays up for grabs Adventure travel company InsideAsia Tours is looking for three people to try out a range of new destinations it plans to launch in 2020 – for free!! The...

Brexit: Advice for travellers after January 31

As Britain will leave the European Union on January 31, how will you be affected when travelling to the EU from February 1 onwards? Well, according to ABTA, nothing will change for the rest...

EasyJet relaunches flights to Sharm el Sheikh

Which airlines are flying to Sharm el Sheikh? EasyJetwill resume flights to Sharm el Sheikh in Egypt for the first time since November 2015. Flights from the UK to the Red Sea resort were suspended...

Six mini-breaks to blow away the cobwebs

  UK trips to recharge your batteries Feeling a bit sluggish after Christmas? Still suffering from the back-to-school blues? Well, if your new year’s resolution was to fly less to cut your carbon footprint,...

Where and when to see the Northern Lights

  Witnessing the Northern Lights – or Aurora Borealis – is a once-in-a-lifetime, bucket list experience that you’ll never forget, but where exactly should you go and in which month to stand the best...

Holidays fit for (over 50s) celebrities

Whoa…supermodel (and surely the world’s favourite super diva) Naomi Campbell turns 50 this year, on May 22, which means two things: one, she has no right to look so good, and two, she will...

Look out for fake Travelex emails

Foreign exchange business was hacked on New Year’s Eve Holidaymakers could be targeted by fake Tavelex websites after the travel money exchange company’s real website was hacked on New Year’s Eve. The real Travelex...

St Lucia to introduce a tourist fee on April 1

Holidaymakers will have to pay an overnight charge The Caribbean island of St Lucia is to follow other popular tourist destinations in introducing an overnight charge for tourists. From April 1, overnight visitors will...

Best city breaks for… veggies and vegans

  Not just for Veganuary Even if you’re not one of the 250,000 people worldwide who’ve signed up for Veganuary (yes, it’s a thing, apparently) chances are you’re thinking of cutting back on your...

Warning for British travellers to 13 countries in Middle East

Holidaymakers in Dubai, Turkey, Israel and Oman among those urged to be vigilant Britons travelling to the Middle East, including popular tourist destinations such as Turkey, Dubai, Oman and Israel, are being warned to...