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Updated 20th March 2020

It's been a tough week for everyone. Here at Travelscoop, we've been dealing with the total collapse of the travel industry as well as two of our team members fighting a Covid-19 infection. Stuart has had mild symptoms, but I was hit harder.I...

Updated 13th March 2020

I usually have never been a fan of travelling in winter, especially to cold destinations. I don’t handle the cold very well, the lack of sunlight can feel debilitating plus the people you tend to meet in the destination seem to equally as miserable as you. In recent years, as I’ve grown older, I’ve started feeling a little less miserable about the cold, I’ve pushed out my comfort zone and experimented with a few winter trips with mixed results. So last year, when I...

12th March 2020

The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic is worrying to us all. Older people and the medically vulnerable are at most risk of...

Updated 9th March 2020

The short is answer is: very. But don’t let that put you off going. I’ve just come back from the land of fire and...

Updated 13th March 2020

Turkish cuisine is delicious and fresh, and there’s a lot to indulge in during your trip to Turkey. Discover seven...

Updated 13th March 2020

Singapore is a city of many contrasts because it represents a blend of Asian and European culture. Founded as a British trading colony in 1819, since its independence has become one of the world’s most prosperous city states. It is a small city, but big in surprises and attractions that are hidden in every corner. Shophouses and pre-war buildings stand strong against the modern architectural skyscrapers. For those who love shopping, there are choices for everyone. You can...

Updated 13th March 2020

Kenya was recently declared the world leading safari destination by the World Travel Awards, and right so, it is a land of immense beauty and contrasts. From the towering peaks of Mount Kenya to the rolling plains around the Loita Hills, the country...

Updated 13th March 2020

You will not miss excursions in Dubai to enjoy its modernity. And in the largest city in the United Arab Emirates, you...

Updated 13th March 2020

The city was founded by the Romans, although there are legends that say that the city was erected by Hercules, that is,...

Updated 5th March 2020

Brazil is one of the most popular tourist destinations in 2020 with its award-winning football team, carnivals, and...

24th February 2020

Just a 40 minute ride from the chaotic and bustling Berlin, stepping into Potsdam feels like entering a different universe. Having visited and lived in Berlin for the past 10 years, I immediately asked myself what took me so long to visit this city....

21st February 2020

When you think of Australia it probably conjures up a lot of images in your mind. Shane Warne bowling the ‘Ball of the Century’ against Mike Gatting in the 1993 Ashes Test, The sprawling Great Barrier Reef, and the opulent and iconic Sydney Opera House. But there is one inescapable sight that defines Australia more than perhaps any other. I’m talking, of course, about Uluru....

21st February 2020

“Have a shot every time someone tells you they know Banksy’, said a particularly sarcastic friend when I told her I...

20th February 2020

Last week, Stefan and I spent a couple of days in Leeds for a spot of shopping and of course, food was involved. The...

18th February 2020

What you need to pack for a Caribbean cruise depends, of course, on how long the cruise you’ve booked is. Mine was...

13th February 2020

You will not miss excursions in Dubai to enjoy its modernity. And in the largest city in the United Arab Emirates, you...

11th February 2020

On Tuesday 11th February we drew the winner of our recent £500 Champneys spa break competition. From the thousands of...

10th February 2020

Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful places in the UK, steeped with so much history. It’s certainly is a favourite...

9th February 2020

You could easily survive four solid days in Lisbon on pastéis de nata and vinho verde – the iconic custard tarts and...

6th February 2020

Splintered by a volcanic eruption that took place eons ago, Santorini is one of Greece’s most ruggedly beautiful...

6th February 2020

Cappadocia’s fairytale landscape makes it a popular destination for hot air balloon rides, winning the Turkish region...

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