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Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 30.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel M25 coach tour proves a surprise hit The Telegraph A Sussex-based coach tour operator has announced a second date of a day-trip around the M25, the 117-mile motorway orbiting London. The M25 has been voted the most hated place in […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 29.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Welsh holiday village to cater for wealthy Chinese tourists The Telegraph A £50 million holiday village is to be built in the heart of Wales specifically to cater to tourists from China. The 92-bedroom hotel, along with 80 holiday homes, […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 28.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Google Speeds Up Travel Searches, Annoys Travel Search Sites ConsumerAffairs.com Google is causing trouble again.  This time, the search giant is making waves for travel sites like Kayak, Expediaand Orbitz.  But its defenders say it is helping travelers find flights faster and as […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 27.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Watch out for the icebergs… cruise recreating Titanic’s fateful voyage is sold out The Independent For some, it might sound too much like tempting fate – and for others, it smacks of “disaster voyeurism”. But for more than 2,000 Titanic […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 23.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Southern Hemisphere’s steepest roller-coaster opens at Movie World News.com.au With the steepest drop in the Southern Hemisphere and speeds of up to 66km per hour, the Green Lantern roller-coaster is not for the faint-hearted. The ride launched at Warner Bros. […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 22.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel British couple wins £12.5k as New York’s 50 millionth visitors The Daily Telegraph Craig Johnson and his partner Lucy arrived in the city earlier this week with their family, including their children Grace, three, and Thomas, one, to get married […]

Amsterdam: Coffee shop crack-down and red light restrictions? Great!

  Returning from a long but enjoyable day of sightseeing to our hotel near Museum Square and thanking our amiable host for his excellent advice which formed the basis for our wanderings, the conversation turned to the current (summer 2010) state of the tourism industry. Had the economic downturn and rise in the value of […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 21.12.2011

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Penguin droppings hit panda queue at Edinburgh Zoo BBC News People queuing to see the panda enclosure at Edinburgh Zoo are being hit by penguin droppings as the curious birds have been watching proceedings. Rockhopper penguins have been standing along the […]