Americans reveal what they really think about life in Britain 

American users of sites including Quora and Reddit discussed life in Britain Some were puzzled by separate taps for hold and cold, and old class rules Most praised the ‘strange humour’ and the deeply ingrained pub culture By Annabel Fenwick Elliott for MailOnline Most Brits grow up watching American TV, and are thus pretty well-acquainted with the culture. But…

Ryanair passenger runs across Madrid runway to catch flight

Bolivian national facing charges after managing to desperately catch flight He travelled to Gran Canaria from Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport Man missed boarding call and managed to get past staff in the terminal He leaped eight to 10ft from a jet bridge with two bags in his hands The man sprinted onto the apron and flagged…

Europe’s most expensive beach resorts revealed

A French travel company has revealed its list of August’s priciest spots It said Ibiza hotspot Playa d’en Bossa has the most expensive hotel rates Positano, Italy, and Oia, Greece, ranked second and third, respectively  By Chris Kitching for MailOnline A popular beach destination on the Spanish island of Ibiza has been named the most…

Travelodge releases most misspelt towns and cities on their site

Travelodge revealed the most common spelling errors on its website The UK’s capital cities – London, Edinburgh and Cardiff – make the top ten Edinburgh is most often spelt as Edinboro, Edinburg and Edinbough  By Ted Thornhill for MailOnline Edinboro, Landan, Tourkey, Bister and Barth. Sound familiar? They will do, as they’re all famous towns…