Locals initially assumed the 15m beast was a "boat" in the dark
Some holidaymakers were taken to an unfinished hotel and turned away by the manager
For intrepid travellers willing to make the journey down to the Patagonia region, the rewards are great
The most beautiful airports to land at have been announced in a new survey - and the UK and Ireland are home to three of the top 10
The soothing sounds of the world’s cheesiest musician accompanied a Delta Air Lines flight to Los Angeles – all in the name of charity
'Iceberg Alley' is known for its floating bergs, but one giant iceberg has set up home just off the Newfoundland coast
As the dust begins to settle from the United passenger-dragging incident, aviation professionals give their take on the situation
Rumours of a terrorist attack at Malaga’s annual Easter parade caused panic, resulting in crowds of people stampeding through the streets
A passenger was forcibly removed from a United plane after the airline overbooked the flight – and the internet isn’t happy about it
Exclusive: British Embassy reveals it has been notified by State Department that tycoon's administration has halted all visits
Non-EU travellers to Europe face a raft of new security measures
Many flights cancelled at Heathrow and other airports; East Coast main line rail passengers advised to change travel plans
Against US dollar, the pound is 30 per cent lower than its average
Can long-distance buses tempt a new generation of travellers on board?
What will travel be like under the new Republican president?
The Legatum Institute, a London based research institute released on Thursday its 10th annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks the most prosperous countries in the world.
Captured from the country's tallest building
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Simon Calder on what passengers can expect as airline staff threaten strike action over autumn
Ever wondered what a flight is like for the people at the front of the plane? No, not first class - the people flying it
Simon Calder visits Eurostar's London training base to learn from the professionals
Visitors are lining up to be pushed over the edge - once they're strapped in, that is
24-hour butler service, a roman bath seating six to eight and Rolls Royce transfers
The French capital is on just about everyone's must-visit list, but not many people know a holiday here can be très cheap. Simon Calder shares his secrets for a bon time on a budget
Every year, the Economist Intelligence Unit releases two reports on which cities are the most expensive and the cheapest to live in.
Incident highlights vulnerability of an important international airport to breaches in perimeter security
Tijuana in Mexico and Dar es Salaam in Tanzania also featured in the list, while European cities managed to steer clear
Flights resumed on Monday afternoon – but delays and cancellations continue
Why are hundreds of thousands of journeys wrecked every day in what seems a petty row over who closes the train doors? As a five-day strike makes life even more miserable for commuters on Southern, Simon Calder delves more deeply into a dispute that masks a confrontation over the future of Britain’s railways