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The best river cruises in Africa and the Americas for 2019

The best river cruises in Africa and the Americas for 2019

If you'd like a mix adventure and wildlife from a river cruise, a sail along the Nile or a safari cruise on Lake Kariba could be the answer. Alternatively, there are many voyages in the Americas taking in culture, natural wonders, wildlife and a diverse menu. Here we round up some of the best cruises…
Who wants to totally change their life? TV gameshow contestants share tips

Who wants to totally change their life? TV gameshow contestants share...

TV gameshows may be just a half hour of easy watching for most of us, but for the contestants featured here those precious, pressured minutes have been transformational. They reveal how it feels to hit the jackpot – and share their winning secretsThe impossible dream come true  Conflict analyst and lecturer Suda Perera, 32, won…
Exclusive for MoS readers: Discover the glory of the Nile with TV legend Tony Robinson

Exclusive for MoS readers: Discover the glory of the Nile with...

Exclusive for MoS readers: Discover the glory of the Nile with TV legend Sir Tony Robinson on a stunning cruiseOn the seven-day trip, travellers will spend two nights in CairoThe package includes a stay at the luxurious, five-star Four Seasons Other ports of call during the trip include Memphis and Saqqara and GizaBy The Mail on…
Oscars 2019: Everything inside nominees’ gift bags, from personal training sessions to luxury holidays

Oscars 2019: Everything inside nominees’ gift bags, from personal training sessions...

With just one week to go, Oscars buzz is quickly building as film fans prepare for the biggest awards ceremony of the year. As if being nominated for an Academy Award wasn’t enough, actors in the run-up for accolades on the night will also be treated to an extensive gift bag that includes luxury holidays,…
13 Surprising New Rules For Off-Season Travel in Europe

13 Surprising New Rules For Off-Season Travel in Europe

Cherry blossom time in Paris.Getty Off-season in Europe once meant a blissful stretch of months free from crowds, lower hotel prices and reasonably predictable weather. But with greater numbers of people on the move and warmer temperatures stretching peak season in certain countries well into fall, what’s a traveler to do to escape the hordes…
From teenies to teens: nine of the best cruise activities for kids

From teenies to teens: nine of the best cruise activities for...

A cruise can make the perfect family holiday. With entertainment, childcare and meals often built into the price, it takes much of the stress out of arranging a trip with children. From Disney characters to hair-raising rides, cruise lines are upping their on board offerings for all ages. Go-karting, VR space travel and superhero appearances…
Virgin Voyages Sailings Now Open for Bookings

Virgin Voyages Sailings Now Open for Bookings

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages President and CEO Tom McAlpin announced today that Virgin Voyages is officially open for business, with the company’s first ship, Scarlet Lady, now open for bookings for her inaugural season, with voyages departing from April 1 through October 21, 2020 now on sale. “I’ve…
Can Richard Branson’s Virgin Voyages Make Cruising Cool Again?

Can Richard Branson’s Virgin Voyages Make Cruising Cool Again?

Virgin Voyages has started taking reservations to sail on its premier ship, the Scarlet Lady, scheduled to launch in April 2020. The sleek lines of the flagship Scarlet Lady evoke a luxury mega yacht.Virgin Voyages Virgin’s cheeky, “rebellious luxe” ethos seems tailor-made for contemporary cruising, and the Voyages division will play up a hip fun-in-the-sun…
Introducing Zoe, the first personal cruise assistant powered by AI

Introducing Zoe, the first personal cruise assistant powered by AI

Move over Alexa… there’s a new virtual assistant in town. Passengers on board MSC Bellissima, which will be launched by godmother Sophia Loren in Southampton next month (March 2), will meet MSC’s newest crew member Zoe – the cruise industry’s answer to the voice-activated digital assistant. Powered by artificial intelligence (AI), Zoe can speak seven languages and…
The best river cruises in Europe for 2019

The best river cruises in Europe for 2019

Whether you're a history buff, an avid cyclist or are looking for a relaxing family break, there's a cruise on Europe's rivers to suit your taste. From the Rhône to the Rhine, here are the best river cruises in Europe for 2019. Rhône/Saône Keep active Avalon Waterways is setting the pace on a new Active Discovery…

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