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North America vs Europe for Winter 2014-15

North America vs Europe for Winter 2014-15

With the 2014-15 ski season now upon us, resorts across North America opened at the weekend for Thanksgiving festivities accompanied by some of the best early season snow conditions of recent years.

Don't follow the crowds - Intimate weddings in the British Virgin Islands

Don't follow the crowds - Intimate weddings in the British Virgin Islands

Consistently recognised as one of the most breathtaking destinations in the world, The BVI has no shortage of gorgeous backdrops to make for a truly stunning wedding location.

Grenada to host Chocolate Fest 2015

Grenada to host Chocolate Fest 2015

Indulge in chocolate Grenadian style at the Grenada Chocolate Fest from 8 to 17 May 2015.

Northern California's Gold Country offers snow many options to get out there this year

Northern California's Gold Country offers snow many options to get out there this year

California's Gold Country, where gold was originally discovered in 1848 to set off the gold rush of '49, is still a gold miner's dream, with the six pound “Butte Nugget” unearthed just last summer.

Miami Twice

There will be ‘More seats to South Beach’ as British Airways adds Miami to its Airbus A380 network next October with two daily flights to the Florida sunshine on board the superjumbo.

Celebrate Yukon's wintertime revelry

Celebrate Yukon's wintertime revelry

February is the 'hottest' time of year in Whitehorse – for festivals that is! Dance the night away at Frostbite Music Festival – Canada's premier winter music festival – or try northern traditions like can-can dancing and chainsaw chucking at the Yukon Sourdough Rendezvous.

Buena Vista Social Club! - A musical New Year in Cuba

Buena Vista Social Club! - A musical New Year in Cuba

The world famous Buena Vista Social Club (BVSC) is to embark on a worldwide farewell tour in 2015, but Songlines Music Travel is providing a unique chance for enthusiasts of the British conceived, Cuban project, to join a small group tour to the Caribbean island in the company of Phil Sweeney, author of the Rough Guide to Cuban Music.

Dolphin Tale 2 showcases the best of Florida’s Gulf Coast

Set in St. Pete/Clearwater, Dolphin Tale 2 (now showing in cinemas) continues the true story of Winter the dolphin, first told in 2011’s Dolphin Tale.

Hot hotel openings in Palm Springs

Hot hotel openings in Palm Springs

With over a dozen new hotels flinging open their doors in the last two years and several big-name projects set to launch, Palm Springs has new rooms for everyone - from rock ‘n’ rollers and Hollywood history buffs to Facebook millionaires.

Tampa city break and Caribbean cruise combination for fans of fine foods

Tampa city break and Caribbean cruise combination for fans of fine foods

For a wintersun holiday with a difference - where fine food is the order of the day - US specialist, Bon Voyage, reckons its two-centre Epicurean Delight break, combining three nights in Tampa with a seven-night Caribbean cruise, should fit the bill.

Have a whale of a time in Dominica

Have a whale of a time in Dominica

Discover Dominica is celebrating after the island's whale watching operators reported a three year high.

Westjet announce new service from Glasgow to Halifax Nova Scotia

Westjet announce new service from Glasgow to Halifax Nova Scotia

Westjet Airlines have announced its first United Kingdom to Canada service.

Yukon's Southern Lakes - An adventurer's playground

Yukon's Southern Lakes - An adventurer's playground

Explore a network of deep blue lakes backed by coastal mountains and villages filled with artists, attractions and unforgettable history, all just a short drive from Whitehorse.

Underwater safaris, above and below water, in Hawaii

Underwater safaris, above and below water, in Hawaii

For those hooked on traditional safaris, but seeking something a little different, US specialist, Bon Voyage, is highlighting its above – and below – water safaris sailing around the tropical islands of Hawaii.

Rainbow Room opens once again for dinner, dancing and brunch

Rainbow Room opens once again for dinner, dancing and brunch

Rainbow Room, New York City's historic landmark and iconic restaurant atop 30 Rockefeller Plaza in Rockefeller Center, will open to the public on October 5, 2014, serving its first Sunday brunch. Rainbow Room's first dinner service will take place on Monday, October 6, 2014.