Rosie Frost

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You could spend 3 weeks in the Maldives learning to restore coral reefs – all for free

A luxury resort in the Maldives is on the lookout for a green-fingered intern to take up the position of ‘Coral Reef Gardener’.Whoever is...

Rare iguanas develop a sweet tooth from 'ecotourists' feeding them grapes

Iguanas in the Bahamas are getting a sweet tooth because of grapes fed to them 'ecotourists'Scientists say the sweet snacks are raising the rock...

US authorities are still discouraging travel to Europe despite entry rules easing

As the EU starts to lift travel restrictions, US authorities are still advising people not to travel to Europe.All European Union and European Economic...

How far can you travel by train in 24 hours? This intrepid traveller just found out

How far do you think you could get in 24 hours travelling only by train?This is the question that Brit Jo Kibble set out...

Eurostar and Thalys: Merger will make it easier to travel by train between five countries

Two high-speed train companies are joining forces to create a rail giant that will serve five countries across the continent.Eurostar and Thalys will combine...

UK to scrap passenger locator forms and testing for unvaccinated travellers from Friday

All remaining Covid travel restrictions will be scrapped in the UK from Friday.Transport secretary Grant Shapps confirmed in a tweet that all remaining measures...

Portugal to Singapore could be the longest train journey in the world. But how much does it cost?

The opening of a new train line in Laos has just created the longest continuous train journey in the world.Travelling all the way from...

Cheap PCR tests are advertised for less than £1. But are they a scam?

Day 2 PCR tests are being advertised on the UK government’s list of approved providers for as little as 95p (€1.12). The average price...

Will personal wheelchairs soon be allowed as seats on planes?

Manoeuvring over armrests and tray tables to transfer into a narrow airline seat can be a discouraging ordeal for many wheelchair users.But changes that...

UK travellers are being ‘punished’ by expensive and unreliable PCR testing

As travel restrictions lift, many UK residents are looking to travel abroad - but the cost and reliability of COVID testing in the country...

Slovenia: Low cost luxury stays in Europe’s best kept secret

Slovenia is one of Europe’s best kept secrets, offering all of the charms of its neighbouring countries but at a fraction of the cost....

UNESCO names 33 new World Heritage sites and half are in Europe

UNESCO has added 33 new sites to its World Heritage List - from a prehistoric solar observatory in Peru to some 7,000-year-old rock art...

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