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Chicago, the insider guide

Andrew Forbes

Stay: LondonHouse Chicago From people-watching in the light-filled second floor glass lobby bar, to enjoying an artisan cocktail accompanied with stunning river and skyline views from the stylish 22rd floor roof terrace, LondonHouse Chicago



Red Cross offers Covid-19 help in English in Vélez-Málaga

Jennie Rhodes

...medicine Richard explained that as the need arises, "Volunteers will travel to people's homes to deliver food or medicine using a Red Cross vehicle and suitable PPE. The volunteers who are providing the service, either in the office or face-to-face, have ... been provided with certificates to enable them to travel freely." He added that gloves and masks had also been provided to people at risk who needed them to attend medical appointments or do their shopping. The English speaking volunteers are in the



Flights cancelled due to travel restrictions

Debbie Bartlett

Easyjet cancelled its flight from Bristol to Gibraltar on Thursday, apparently because of a lack of demand for the service. The airline also contacted passengers due to fly to or from Gatwick and Manchester to say their flights have been cancelled



British embassy updates travel advice for tourists in Spain

SUR in ENglish

The British embassy in Madrid has recently updated its coronavirus crisis travel information aimed at tourists from the UK still in Spain. The information covers the situation regarding hotels, which have been ordered to close across Spain by next ... Thursday, as well as travel options for returning to the UK. Here are the latest instructions issued by the embassy. The most recent video message from the British ambassador, Hugh Elliott, can be viewed here. Hotels "The Spanish Government has ordered ... grouped into smaller numbers of hotels, but they have underlined that no-one will be left without accommodation. We advise British tourists in Spain who wish to return to the UK to make travel plans to do so as soon as possible," informs the embassy.



Coming out of the tunnel

Rob Palmer

...deeper than the megastars of the game as there's an estimated 184,000 people employed within Spanish football. It's not just footballers, it's the support staff, matchday workforce and beyond that the hospitality and travel industry. To pay these



Smiles reach across solitude

Alekk M. Saanders / jennie rhodes

Travel Writer Darcy Tuscano. Mum of 10-year-old twin boys, Darcy Tuscano, says that having been “thrown into home schooling” she and her family are keeping busy by juggling school time, work and other projects. Darcy, who moved from New York with ... her wife and the boys in 2015, is a travel writer but explains that she is “trying to branch out into a new genre”, while her wife owns a consultancy business. “Our lives are revolving around a lot of tech and media from hosting virtual play dates



Gibraltar government advises residents not to travel to Spain

Debbie Bartlett the catering trade which will impact many frontier workers. "Noting the terms of the said Decree, Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar therefore recommends that residents of Gibraltar should not travel into Spain, on foot, in a vehicle or by ... any other means, unless such travel is for essential purposes. All Gibraltarians who need to visit Spain for reasons which are essential, should also familiarise themselves with the terms of the State of Emergency declared in that country”. The chief ... minister, Fabian Picardo, said the Gibraltar government was clarifying with Spanish colleagues that people coming to work in Gibraltar could continue to do so in the normal way. There have been no further updates on this issue since then. Avoid travel to



Costa del Sol deserted at traditional start of peak season

Pilar Martínez

Similarly, Turismo Costa del Sol is looking at new strategies to attract visitors once travel restrictions are lifted. These include advertising campaigns within Spain, specifically elsewhere in Andalucía, but also in Extremadura and Castilla la Mancha



Cancellation crisis hits the tourism and travel sector as government offers support

P. M. / H. B. / N. H.

Earlier this week, ahead of fiercer restrictions on and advice against travel, hoteliers on the Costa del Sol were estimating losses to their businesses of two million euros so far and reporting that thirty per cent of advance reservations for March ... change tickets without charge. The news of the effects on the Costa tourism industry continued to arrive throughout the week. Among the most significant was the cancellation of a large conference of high-end travel agents in Marbella. The Essence of ... Luxury Travel congress was due to be run for the second year from 23 to 27 March with representatives attending from 64 countries.



Sustainable travel

Andrew Forbes This trend towards sustainability is encompassing travel too. Responsible tourism looks to reduce or offset carbon emissions, minimise waste and pollution, respect local cultures and share the economic benefits of travel with local communities. ... investment-friendly economy which has wholeheartedly embraced tourism. The World Travel & Tourism Council suggests that foreign visitors contribute up to 17.2 per cent to the economy, which is one of the biggest and fastest growing in the Caribbean. Yet it's neighbour ... Dominican Republic are being increasingly challenged. The opportunities created for education, employment, development and wealth creation by the travel industry are being somewhat over-shadowed by the perceived negative impact of increasing numbers of



Prime minister urges against all but necessary travel as he pledges extra funds to fight Covid-19


...reinforcements at the Costa del Sol, Regional and Clínico hospitals with more than 176 workers coming in. The ministry has also assured that this number could be increased according to need. Travel restrictions Sánchez also reiterated the recommendation ... against all but essential travel. He also didn’t rule out a lockdown in Madrid, nor declaring a state of emergency. Flights to and from Italy were halted this week after the entire country was placed under quarantine on Tuesday. Several services to



British Embassy tells residents in Spain to keep up to date with advice on coronavirus


The UK Embassy told SUR in English on Thursday, "We know that many British nationals are worried about the Coronavirus, the impact it might have on travel plans and the measures you can take to protect yourselves. Please make sure you stay up to ... date with the official advice from both the Spanish Government and UK Government You can also follow our travel advice for Spain at ..."



A Chicago architectural river cruise

Andrew Forbes

It has one of the world's most extraordinary skylines; unsurprisingly, I suppose, since Chicago has been at the nexus of urban architectural innovation since the 1880s with the construction of the world's first skyscraper. However, the Home Insurance



Destination 2020

Andrew Forbes

The New Year is upon us - a nostalgic time when we are also full of ideas, hopes and wishes for what's ahead. Probably you've decided you want to travel more in 2020; so here's a little inspiration for planning that trip you've always promised ... Towards sustainable travel January is 'summer' across the Great White Continent, when waterways open up to specialist cruises (typically departing from Argentina). Temperatures can average around 15 degrees centigrade at this time of year, and it's one ... north or south to get really immersed in the culture. The northern part of Honshü, Japan's main island, is eager to welcome back visitors, following the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. It's a land of forests and volcanos. Or travel to Kyushu, the



Towards sustainable travel

Andrew Forbes

Travel and tourism is undoubtedly one of the world's important drivers of wealth and job creation. Yet the continual growth in travel means we all need to think about our impact on the environment. "Take only pictures, leave only footprints," is ... an ethos that is more relevant than ever. While taking a flight for holidays is controversial these days, there are still ways we can minimise our impact and make travel more sustainable. Reduce waste and avoid plastics - I recall when I first ... the Maldives are truly struggling with waste management as landfill is impossible. Spend locally - as global corporations control more of the travel infrastructure, from airlines, to hotels, look to spend locally, like buying produce or foods at



The Directory: The Balearics

Andrew Forbes

MALLORCA: OD Port Portals OD Hotels is renowned for its comprehensive calendar of cultural, culinary and social events for guests and locals alike - and OD Port Portals certainly shares that commitment to help guests connect with their destinat



The eight Andalusian hotels not to be missed

Andrew Forbes

Southern Spain is blessed with some of the country's best hotels. Chic, boutique and full of character, here are eight not to be missed. Almeria La Joya de Cabo de Gata Andalucía's eastern most province offers a semi-arid landscape (it's home



What impact will Brexit have on travel within the EU and to the UK?

Andrew Forbes

When it comes to travel, as with all other aspects of life for British foreign residents in Spain, Brexit will inevitably have an impact. However, the most important fact to remember is that the UK is leaving the EU with a transitional deal. ... The Withdrawal Agreement means that until the end of this year, 2020, pretty much everything stays the same. So any travel plans or holidays you enjoy from today, Brexit Day, until 31 December 2020 will be unaffected. Whether you book a flight, ferry ... crossing, cruise, coach holiday or other vacation that involves EU travel, there will be no changes to the rules on travel during the implementation period. British consul to Andalucía Charmaine Arbouin confirms, "The Withdrawal Agreement contains some



Easyjet announces new Malaga-Porto link

Pilar Martínez

British airline Easyjet has announced a new route between Malaga and Porto (Portugal) for this summer season. From 1 April flights will operate four times a week, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. With this new addition Easyjet fli


What to do

Rare classic cars come to Comares

The second Comares classic car rally will be taking place this Saturday. 65 cars will be participating in the event which is due to start at 10.30am. Among the vehicles, all of which are over 25 years, will be a 1970 Seat 1430, a 1971 Renault 8, a



Hot hotels for 2020

Andrew Forbes

Ikos Andalusia – SPAIN Opening in May 2020 on Playa de Guadalmansa, west of Marbella, Ikos Andalusia is a new, luxury all-inclusive resort, and the first Ikos property outside of Greece. Built across 21 acres with views of the Med, the hotel has



Embassy urges UK tourists to return home as soon as possible

...on social media, saying the Spanish authorities had clearly said that nobody would be left without accommodation but that British visitors should arrange their return travel to the UK as soon as possible. He explained that the Embassy was liaising





African game. Visitors can controversially 'walk with lions' that have become relatively tame. Accommodation is in luxury tented suites. TRAVEL: For more information about Senegal, ideas, and travel advice, visit the official tourism



Senegal sojourn

Andrew Forbes

The chorus of voices, a powerful harmony of hope and joy, filled the courtyard of the grand house. The mixed choir, dressed in white robes and colourful woven sashes, sang heartfelt lyrics with an energy that was uplifting. Gorée island - historica



Greater Palm Springs and Joshua Tree National Park

Andrew Forbes

The nine 'desert cities' of Greater Palm Springs, southwestern United States, offer a remarkably diverse travel experience: from the vintage Rat Pack glamour of Palm Springs and the golf and spa resorts of Palm Desert; to the awe-inspiring nature of



Tourism bosses from across the Costa and Andalucía arrive in London for World Travel Market


The eyes of the tourism industry are on London's ExCeL centre this week with the annual World Travel Market. The huge trade fair from 4 to 6 November is one of the most important globally and is especially important to the Costa del Sol and the ... returns to the World Travel Market with its own stand as usual. The biggest local newspaper for English-speaking readers will be distributing a special edition to attendees as well as publishing a supplement in London's morning paper, City A.M., on Monday



Where nature rules

Mark Nayler

As a keen cyclist, I'd always been a little sneery about e-bikes, believing that battery-powered ascents are cheating. But on a recent trip to South Tyrol, gliding up and hurtling down hills in the gorgeous Gsies valley, I abandoned that attitude. E-



Marbella's population rises to 152,000 after registration campaign

HÉCTOR BARBOTTA / Neil hesketh

...hall policy to offer free bus travel to locals listed on the padrón, and secondly, a likely imminent Brexit, which has encouraged more UK nationals to come forward and join the census, as a step towards protecting their rights when Britain leaves the



Muffin, the dog who loves to travel


One question I am frequently asked about is how moving location will effect pets. Building societies tell us that the average family moves home every seven to eight years. I have just spoken to an old and good friend for fifty years and he has liv



If you have to leave the house, you must go alone, warn the Guardia Civil

A. N.

Due to the apparent confusion about how many people are permitted to travel in a car during the State of Alarm in Spain, the Guardia Civil has issued this clarification: “Whether or foot or in a vehicle, people must travel alone if they leave their ... homes for any of the purposes stipulated in article 7 of the Royal Decree which declared the State of Alarm. The only exception is if you are accompanying somebody who is disabled, or for another justified reason. Therefore, only one person may travel in



Downtown Tokyo

Andrew Forbes

Boarding an underground train is rarely memorable, but if it is, it’s almost certainly for all the wrong reasons; a feeling of claustrophobia, chaotic pushing, a sensation of stress. Yet my first time on the Tokyo network felt like an almost poetical



The Insider Guide to Tokyo


...and drinks to your private lounge. Song lyrics are available in English and microphones are said to be tuned so that even the most amateur enthusiast can sound good! TRAVEL: At a metro station kiosk, purchase a prepaid PASMO or SUICA smart card - ... much like an Oyster card in London. It allows you to travel on city buses, taxis or the metro, all without using cash. Use it too in shops, and at some of the ubiquitous vending machines that are found everywhere in Tokyo, selling everything from



Out of their natural environment


...but have found their way here. They are not the only animals to have settled here. Animals have a habit of changing their habitat often over surprisingly long distance especially when humans have developed travel modes and animals have "hopped aboard". ... made their way across the Mediterranean and settled here. As the world shrinks with the building of tunnels, bridges and human travel with modern devices we can expect more animals to take advantage and gain access to areas not indigenous to them. I



The Russian visa - a travel obstacle

Andrew Forbes

...there are over 30 countries that can enjoy visa-free travel to Russia, at present most citizens of Europe, including the UK, require a visa. In addition to the standard visa requirements (a passport that remains valid for at least six months after ... your intended departure, travel and health insurance and two passport photos), you also need an official 'invitation' to visit Russia. These visa support letters can be provided by an approved travel agency, or the hotel where you have booked your



British Ambassador to Spain stresses that the key requirement is to stay at home


British government advised against all but essential travel to Spain and recommended that all tourists return home. More information Travel advice from the British governmentGet updated information here The ambassador reminds residents and ... nationals that the aim of the measures is to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The embassy has also advised British nationals to sign up for alerts to receive the latest travel advice regarding Spain from the British government. The Spanish government ... has not restricted flights to the UK, said the ambassador and tourists are expected to be able to return home, although they are encouraged to check with their airline or travel company. "Wherever you are in Spain you should follow the instructions



The Insider Guide: Sacred Valley of the Incas

Andrew Forbes

Carved through the Andes by the Urubamba River, Peru’s remarkable Sacred Valley was at the heart of the Inca Empire. This fertile region lies between the city of Cusco, and the country’s most iconic attraction, the imperial Inca city of Machu Picchu.



48 hours in Melilla

Ash Bolton

Population. Melilla's population is around 86,000. STAY AND TRAVEL Hotel Rusadir. Located in the centre just a short walk from the old town, the hotel is clean, comfortable and close to a number of great bars and restaurants. We paid 68 euros a night ... of Spain that finds itself with one foot in Europe and one foot in Africa. Melilla had been on my bucket list for a while, especially after an enjoyable visit to its sister city, Ceuta, two years ago. However, I couldn't find many travel articles