New Mario Kart-style augmented reality karting experience gears up for opening this August in London

Ready player one? UK-first Mario Kart-style augmented reality karting experience gears up for opening Chaos Karts intends to make you feel like you’re inside a racing video game Players will drive physical karts at speeds of up to 20 miles per hour Imaginative circuits are beamed into the race space by projectors By Sarah Holt For Mailonline … Read more

Mesmerising photos by Albert Dros show how magical the Netherlands can be in spring

Spring has always been a popular time to visit Holland and a stunning new set of photographs by Dutch snapper Albert Dros confirms why.  Entitled ‘Magical Spring in The Netherlands’, the collection showcases showstopping images of Holland’s famous tulip fields alongside shots of wildlife, wildflower-filled forests and windmills shot in the hazy spring light. Dros … Read more

The UK family-run hotels passed down the generations – that are still getting rave reviews

For a truly warm and friendly welcome with wonderful hospitality throughout, there is nothing to match hotels that have been cherished by generations of the same family. While such establishments are commonplace in Europe, there are fewer of them in Britain but they certainly make their mark. Ranging from those with just a handful of … Read more

Man reveals how being called Sherlock Holmes comes with perks, especially in the world of travel

You don’t have to be a detective to work out that being called Sherlock Holmes would get you some attention. An entrepreneur from Florida named after the world-famous sleuth divulged to MailOnline Travel the effect the moniker has had on his life and confirmed that this is indeed the case. But the 55-year-old – whose … Read more

There’s more to Scotland than the Harry Potter bridge, say Scottish tourism chiefs

Beautiful sandy beaches Who needs international travel when you can take a beautiful walk on one of the many incredible beaches, such as Camusdarach Beach, Rhu Point or the Silver Sands of Morar with their azure and aquamarine seas and immaculate white dunes that have seduced filmmakers for years, argues the #MyRoadtotheIsles campaign.  It adds: … Read more

The best wellness facilities offered by cruise lines, from facials to SNOW SPAS

Who doesn’t want to come back from holiday feeling refreshed, more vital, relaxed and extremely well?  Healthy holidays are an established part of the travel sector – and not just holidays on land. An increasing number of cruise passengers are setting sail simply in search of serenity and wellness on board. Cruise lines compete with … Read more

The ‘coolest streets in the world right now’ named by Time Out, with Melbourne’s Smith Street No1

A top 30 ranking of ‘the world’s coolest streets’ has been revealed by Time Out – and Smith Street in Melbourne has been awarded the coveted No.1. spot. The runner-up in the list is Passeig de Sant Joan in Barcelona and London‘s South Bank comes third. In fourth is Havana’s San Isidro and Sunset Boulevard … Read more