Great Yorkshire break: Comfort and joy at the Falcon Manor, Settle

There’s something wonderfully comforting and uplifting about driving through those rolling hills of North Yorkshire that are “the Dales”.

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Square in Aracena.

Travel review: Andalucia

Looking to escape the grey skies of winter? In Andalucia, Alex Wood found idyllic walking country and historic cities.

Hole 17 on the Assoufid course.

Travel review: With fabulous golf course, Morocco has the sport off to a tee

Marrakech might be best known for its souks, but the golf courses are pretty good too says Chris Stratford.


Travel review: Ethiopia - land of lost Ark

Could a country once ripped apart by famine now be Africa’s most exciting holiday destination? Sarah Marshall visits Ethiopia.

Anthony Dowson  28, Moorland Beat Keeper for the Thimbleby estate, near Northallerton, is pictured counting grouse on the moor with his dog Millie.
Picture: James Hardisty.

Glorious Twelfth: Ian Botham, Chris Packham and the fight for North Yorkshire’s moors

It keeps thousands of people in jobs, ensures Yorkshire’s moorland stays diverse with wildlife and contributes more than £2bn to the national economy.

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Gary Barlow, Sir Gary Verity & Tim Firth at the 2015 WRA at first direct arena, Leeds.

Best of Yorkshire tourism to be honoured at 'sparkling' ceremony

A GLITZY ceremony recognising the stars of the Yorkshire tourism industry will have a new home this year, it has been announced.
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Staycations the key to boom in tourist numbers

Staycations the key to boom in tourist numbers

THE rise of the staycation has seen England’s tourist industry boom with visitor numbers up nearly 25 per cent in the first three months of this year.

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How will Brexit affect your summer holiday abroad?

How will Brexit affect your summer holiday abroad?

SINCE Britain voted to leave the EU last week, questions have been asked as to what the decision actually means for us.

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Drunk holidaymakers face up to two years in jail

Drunk holidaymakers face up to two years in jail

Holidaymakers are being warned to know their limits as they could be sent on a two year holiday if they get too drunk at an airport - to prison.

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The final countdown - 99 days until the Rio Olympics

The final countdown - 99 days until the Rio Olympics

It’s just 99 days until the first Olympic Games to be held in South America take place in Rio de Janeiro.

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Whitby has been named one of the UK's top five hottest tourist destinations

Revealed: The UK’s top tourist destinations

Yorkshire destinations are among the UK’s top five tourist hotspots for 2016.

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Noah, 2, at Center Parcs, Sherwood Forest.

TRAVEL FEATURE: Why the perfect family holiday doesn't always have to be abroad

My partner and I had debated visiting Center Parcs for many years, but I had always resisted the idea, insisting that I would rather spend my precious time off sprawled out on a sun lounger somewhere hot.

Holidaymakers are being conned out of millions.

Holidaymakers conned out of £11.5 million last year

Holidaymakers and other travellers were conned out of £11.5 million last year, according to a new report from the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB).

Did you know St Patrick's day used to be a 'dry' holiday until the 1970s? All of the pubs in Ireland used to be closed!!!

Happy St Patrick’s Day! Here are five things you might not know about the Irish patron saint

St Patrick’s day has become synonymous in recent times with pints of Guinness, novelty hats, shamrocks and all-round rowdy behaviour.

The skyscrapers of Brisbane along the Brisbane River, Queensland, with pretty blooms in the foreground. PA Photo/Tourism Queensland.

Harrogate travel agents reveal the popular holiday destinations for 2016

Travel agents in the Harrogate area are reporting the travel trends of January as holiday makers look to book their dream destinations.


Planned roadworks in place across Yorkshire this week

Motorists could face disruptions while Highways England carries out planned roadworks on motorways across the region.

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Tony Hallwood, Leeds Bradford Airports aviation development director welcoming the growth in KLM  Royal Dutch Airlines E190 capacity operating the Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam route.''Photograph by Richard Walker /

New flights from LBA to the Netherlands

The district’s local airport, Leeds Bradford (LBA), is to boost its ties with the Netherlands next year when KLM Royal Dutch Airlines introduces a fourth weekday service to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

East Coast train

First step taken on road to increased London services

The first step has been taken to seeing more London services to Harrogate after the new East Coast franchise was launched on March 2.

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