Virgin abolishes stealth charges for single parents

Traditionally, single mums or dads pay prices based on two adults sharing  46% of single parents admit the extra charge has led to them abandoning plans There are almost two million single parent families in Britain  By Ted Thornhill for MailOnline Virgin Holidays has become the first to abolish stealth hotel charges for single parent…

In Downtown Los Angeles, the Return of the Movie Palace –

Together the walls of this Theatre in Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles is a set of murals, painted in 1927 in which the area was called the United Artists Theatre, constituting members of Hollywood’s creative course in paradise and studio heads since allies. At the rear of the theatre is really a projection booth,…

The hotels that offer the best views of landmarks

The Langham Place, New York, is a stone’s throw from the Empire State Building Résidence Charles Floquet is a short 50 metres from the Eiffel Tower  The Oberoi Amarvilas Agra boasts unparalleled views of the Taj Mahal  By Sadie Whitelocks for MailOnline Thanks to the rise of Instagram, hotel-goers have added envy-inducing views to their…

Amazing things to do if your kids love Peter Rabbit 

Sponsored by Flamingo Land The hit CBeebies animated series Peter Rabbit comes alive at Flamingo Land Resort, Yorkshire Flamingo Land offers yet more to Peter Rabbit fans – with Lily Bobtail’s Nature Discovery  The beautiful 17th-century Cumbrian farmhouse where Beatrix Potter lived is ‘full of her favourite things’ By Ted Thornhill for MailOnline Peter Rabbit…

Nostalgic photos reveal British staycations of yesteryear

Over 330,000 images of British staycations from as far back as 1857 are free to browse this weekend  The majority of British holidaymakers – almost 80 per cent – will  stay on home soil this weekend Time-honoured pastimes like picnics, cycling, painting and fishing are still popular today By Martha Alexander For Mailonline Brits’ holiday…

Pub lunch in the Cotswolds is voted nation’s happy place

Two thirds in a survey said some of their fondest memories are of UK holidays Cornwall was by the far the most popular UK holiday destination Over half of those polled are trying to replicate memories for their own children By Martha Alexander For Mailonline A new study has revealed the UK’s top ‘happy places’,…

Monarch’s new menu to battle air rage

British low-cost carrier Monarch recruited food psychologist Professor Charles Spence to design a menu The creations will be served free of charge on select European flights as part of a trial  Passengers can look forward to a herbal tea designed to reduce bloating and a nut bar dashed with mushroom By Sadie Whitelocks for MailOnline…

Botswana Safari’s Women –

By midmorning, the dirt paths of Chobe National Park rumbled using vehicles. Guides that were uniformed cruised by gradually, their companies’ titles emblazoned in their own pliable pushes. A guy in a Land Cruiser ceased to talk with our manual. He asked creatures we’d seen up to now and which we’d taken. Researched the delta…