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This week’s travel trends

(Thursday 26 March) Here are some stories you may have missed in the world of travel this week: Travel companies launch initiatives to help communities Hotel chains such as Best Western and accommodation services such as UnderTheDoormat plan to offer free beds to NHS staff, and rough-sleepers in London will be given the chance to [...]

This week’s travel trends2020-03-27T16:56:36+01:00

This week’s travel trends

(Friday 20 March) Here’s a snapshot of the world of travel: Travel restrictions continue to increase worldwide In light of the current coronavirus outbreak, the Foreign Office has advised the public against all non-essential travel for 30 days. At the moment, it isn’t urging UK nationals abroad to return to the UK but suggests taking [...]

This week’s travel trends2020-03-20T17:25:48+01:00

National Geographic Traveller (UK) hosts Natural Japan – Travel Geeks event

National Geographic Traveller hosted the Natural Japan Travel Geeks event in partnership with Japan House. A panel of four experts came together on Thursday 12 March to share their experiences and give advice to inspire and enjoy the best of rural Japan. Here are seven takeaways: Where to start. Getting out to rural Japan can [...]

National Geographic Traveller (UK) hosts Natural Japan – Travel Geeks event2020-03-20T16:20:19+01:00

Bread is back, with National Geographic Traveller Food

LONDON (Tuesday, 10 March 2020): National Geographic Traveller Food presents 11 reasons to fall back in love with bread. In the latest issue, distributed free with National Geographic Traveller (UK) and National Geographic Magazine, we take inspiration from bread-loving destinations across the globe and bring you the best the world has to offer, from baguettes [...]

Bread is back, with National Geographic Traveller Food2020-03-10T16:22:21+01:00

National Geographic Traveller (UK) April 2020 available on newsstands now

LONDON (5 March 2020) — This issue of National Geographic Traveller (UK) celebrates Ireland’s cultural heritage. Whether it’s exploring the thriving arts movement, tasting the culinary revolution, tapping our feet to the best new music or diving into the surf scene for a weekend away, the island of Ireland — Northern and Republic — is [...]

National Geographic Traveller (UK) April 2020 available on newsstands now2020-03-20T17:02:22+01:00

Launch of the Travel Media Awards 2020

2 March 2020, London: The Travel Media Awards 2020 is now open for entry. The only UK national awards recognising excellence and achievement within all forms of the travel media with the 21 award category winners being announced at a ceremony at Kimpton Fitzroy London Hotel on Monday 19 October. Now in its sixth year, [...]

Launch of the Travel Media Awards 20202020-03-02T15:04:37+01:00

This week’s top travel trends

(Friday 29 February) Here are the trends that caught our eye this week: Increase in visits to the UK by overseas residents Between October and December 2019, there were 9.6 million visits to the UK by overseas residents — an increase of 4% on the previous year. The Office for National Statistics has also revealed [...]

This week’s top travel trends2020-02-28T17:03:49+01:00

This week’s top travel trends

(Thursday 20 February) Here are three of the very latest travel trends: European tourism sector continues to grow According to the European Travel Commission’s European Tourism Trends and Prospects report, covering the final quarter of 2019, Europe enjoyed a 4% increase in tourist arrivals in compared with the previous year — meaning it remains the [...]

This week’s top travel trends2020-02-20T17:50:01+01:00

This week’s top travel trends

(Thursday 13 February) Here are the trends that caught our eye this week: Where to travel in Spain in 2020 Ibiza is the most expensive popular summer destination in Spain, while Lanzarote and Tenerife guarantee below-average prices. These are the findings of Spain-Holiday.com’s Summer Holiday Prices Report 2020, which compared the rates in 17 Spanish [...]

This week’s top travel trends2020-02-14T13:34:57+01:00

APL Media’s Maria Pieri appointed new chair of BSME

LONDON, 12 February 2020 The British Society of Magazine Editors (BSME) has announced the appointment of Maria Pieri, editorial director of National Geographic Traveller (UK), as its 2020 chair, succeeding Alex Mead, content director at eric. Also the editorial director of APL Media, Maria Pieri will be supported by vice chairs Gaby Huddart, editor-in-chief at [...]

APL Media’s Maria Pieri appointed new chair of BSME2020-02-12T12:38:13+01:00