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Enjoy an Exhilarating Day Near Bath at the Castle Combe Circuit

Located just a leisurely half hour drive north of Bath, the Castle Combe Circuit is the top place in the West Country for motorsports. If you fancy mixing…

The 20 best autumn escapes in Europe

The 20 best autumn escapes in Europe

From cider tasting in Normandy to truffle fairs in Italy and painting breaks on Gozo, Annabelle Thorpe has the lowdown

Hot hotels 2016

Hot hotels 2016

London The first European outpost for Gansevoort, the New York hotel company known for its A-list rooftop playgrounds, arrives in the autumn. The Curtain hotel will be in…

Tea drinkers angry as price of a hotel cuppa runneth over

Tea drinkers angry as price of a hotel cuppa runneth over

A STORM is brewing over tea prices in Irish hotels after a Sunday Times survey found a simple cuppa costs €6.50 in some establishments.

Cool Canaries 20 boutique hotels

Cool Canaries 20 boutique hotels

Tenerife 1. Hotel Rural La Quinta Roja, Garachico The heavy wooden shutters of this 17th-century baroque mansion open onto Garachico’s idyllic tree-shaded square, where backgammon battles and languid…

20 best romantic hotels in Paris

20 best romantic hotels in Paris

LUXURY (more than €300 a night) 1 Saint James Paris, 16th arrondissement For wooing with wow factor, try the fabulous Saint James Paris: this stunning château close to…

The Med’s 50 best boutique beach hotels 2

The Med’s 50 best boutique beach hotels

From a chic but cheap villa near St Tropez to a spectacular Victorian lighthouse perched on a clifftop in Sardinia Turkey 1. Bördübet Datca Peninsula Ideal for active…

20 best places to stay by the French ferry ports

20 best places to stay by the French ferry ports

Caen/Le Havre 1 Hotel Vent d’Ouest Le Havre In the heart of Le Havre, among Auguste Perret’s now Unesco-listed postwar architecture, the Hotel Vent d’Ouest lives up to…

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Plan Your First Adult Holiday

Heading out on holiday is a rite of passage for many young adults. After having held down a full time job for some time, saving a little bit…

Hilton’s happy hugger is ready to welcome China’s big spenders

Hilton’s happy hugger is ready to welcome China’s big spenders

CHRIS NASSETTA doesn’t do handshakes, not once you’ve earned his respect. The American boss of Hilton Worldwide — in London for a meeting of the hotel chain’s top…