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A stars and stripes summer: Jet off to the USA for the sunny season

A stars and stripes summer: Jet off to the USA for the sunny season

Whether relaxing in a slick rooftop bar in New York City, sunbathing on the snow-white sands of Florida’s beaches, trekking in Yosemite National Park or whale watching off the shores of Cape Cod in New England, there’s an abundance of awesome holidays to be had in North America during the summer.

Sun-seeking British lovebirds flock to El Gouna

With wide-spread flooding, stop-start showers and lingering drizzle, it's little wonder that Brits are leaving the country to find the sun in Red Sea resorts like El Gouna.

Mallorca's hidden beaches

Mallorca's hidden beaches

The Balearic island of Mallorca is one of Britain’s favourite holiday hotspots. And as high season approaches, there’s a good chance of crowded beaches.

Nikki Beach comes to Mallorca

Nikki Beach comes to Mallorca

A worldwide luxury beach club phenomenon, Nikki Beach is about to open on 18 June at the Calviá Beach Resort, a new reference point for luxury on the island of Mallorca, Spain.

Sun, sea and sand or staycation

Research from M&S Money has revealed that a London staycation is 25 per cent more expensive than the average beach holiday abroad.

Brits snub staycations and head for sunnier shores

On the Beach, UK online travel agent has witnessed a massive increase in bookings of overseas’ summer holidays with Spain leading the way, suggesting that once again domestic holidays have been left behind as Brits pack their bags and escape to warmer climes.

David Guetta & Luciano resident DJ's at Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel

David Guetta & Luciano resident DJ's at Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel

Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel, Ibiza's most fashionable hotel come music venue set to open its doors on 1st May, has announced its summer 2012 resident line-up, promising an unforgettable second season on the White Isle.

Introducing affordable luxury on the Great Barrier Reef

Introducing affordable luxury on the Great Barrier Reef

Hamilton Island on the Great Barrier Reef in Australia has opened the first phase of its newly refurbished Premium Palm Bungalows, providing a luxurious yet affordable reef retreat.

Kick off summer in the UK with a music festival at the beach

Kick off summer in the UK with a music festival at the beach

What better way to see in summer than with a fun-filled music festival by the beach? So what if there's no Glastonbury in 2012?

Mobile-free beaches bring freedom from gadget addiction

Mobile-free beaches bring freedom from gadget addiction

A Caribbean hotel group is urging holidaymakers to ditch their mobile phones, blackberries and laptops whilst their on the sun-lounger by creating ‘mobile free’ beaches at all its resorts.

The UKs top three best beaches

Buckets and spades at the ready, for those who fancy checking out the three best beaches in the UK – as nominated by Trip Advisor’s travellers in a recent poll – here’s a choice of holiday options in this trio of top resorts.

Aruba rises to No 2 on TripAdvisor's best beaches in the world

Aruba rises to No 2 on TripAdvisor's best beaches in the world

Aruba's most famous strip, the idyllic Eagle Beach and Palm Beach, has just climbed to No2 in the annual 'Top Beach Destinations In The World' as voted by TripAdvisor's users, the world's largest travel review site.

Escape to the coast with Harbour Hotels Collection

Escape to the coast with Harbour Hotels Collection

Bask in the sunshine of sheltered blue-flag beaches, explore the dramatic South West coastal path or simply sit back on the Hotels' decked terraces, with a glass of crisp white wine in hand, and marvel at the views.

Back to the beach in Thailand with Amari

15 years on from the launch of best-selling novel ‘The Beach’, Amari is helping a generation who once flocked to see Thailand’s paradise islands for themselves, return in comfort and style.

Beach breaks from just £10 per night

Beach holidays don’t have to be confined to sunscreen in the eyes and sand filled picnic baskets.