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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.

All aboard the Scarlet Lady

Review of Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady   Whoa, I’ve just returned from a sneak preview of the world’s newest cruise ship, the Scarlet Lady by just-launched line Virgin Voyages, where I danced with a...

Is it too early to mention Christmas (markets)?

It’s only, oh I dunno, about 317 days till Christmas folks and because I don’t think it’s ever too early to start getting festive, I’m here to tell you that Jet2, the UK’s second...

Skiworld chalet review

Catered Chalet Hepatica, La Plagne Soleil, France I’ll be honest, I chose Skiworld’s Chalet Hepatica because it was cheap. I booked just 10 days before departure, in late January, when the price had dropped...

Coronavirus: Is it still safe to cruise?

Thousands are stranded on cruises ships around the world If you’re due to depart on a cruise fairly soon, or you’re toying with the idea of making a booking, I wouldn’t be surprised if...

Airline review: Jet2.com

I survived my first flight with Jet2.com   I’ve just flown with the budget airline Jet2.com for the first time, and wow, I was pleasantly surprised.   I flew from Stansted to Grenoble on...

Eurostar to launch first direct train service from Amsterdam to London

Eurostar is to operate a direct service from Amsterdam and Rotterdam to London for the first time, making a return trip to the Dutch cities by train much easier.   The fast-train operator launched...

New super-yacht cruises to launch in 2021

Luxury ocean cruises on sale now River cruise operator Emerald Waterways is to offer ocean cruises onboard a super-yacht from next year. Carrying just 100 passengers, the Emerald Azzurra will offer a series of...

5 reasons not to go skiing

Read this before you book   I love skiing, it’s my favourite thing to do in the winter, but if you’ve never tried it, here are 5 very good reasons why you shouldn’t:  ...

Which? reveals ‘best and worst cruise lines’

Survey ranks cruises from top to bottom MSC Cruises has been rated the worst cruise line by passengers who complained about poor customer service, surly staff and mediocre food, according to a new survey...

Discounted holidays from SAGA

Here are the latest offers from over-50s holiday specialist SAGA: Australian Adventure – SAVE £600 now £4,799 from £5,399 This once-in-a-lifetime holiday features the highlights of Australia including Uluru, the Great Barrier Reef and Sydney...