Travel & leisure

Thomas Cook: plans made for biggest UK peacetime repatriation

Travel firm holding last-ditch talks to avert bankruptcy Up to 150,000 Britons holidaying abroad could be affected The government and the aviation …

BA reinstates half of flight schedule after pilots cancel strike

British Airways to restore hundreds of flights and rebook thousands of passengers British Airways will operate more than half its normal flight …

Holiday nightmare: big debts and bad luck push Thomas Cook to the brink

The tour operator’s banks are demanding £200m. Otherwise it will fail – leaving jobs at risk and customers stranded For the second …

Travelex ATM’s phantom payout was out of order

I got a receipt from the machine but no money … and no action I used a Travelex cash machine to withdraw …

A rising tide: ‘overtourism’ and the curse of the cruise ships

In Kotor and Dubrovnik large cruise ships dock regularly throughout the season, depositing thousands of people each day into the tourist hotspots …