Airlines and authorities take a more relaxed view of what passengers can pack in their hold baggage, says Simon Calder.
Experiencing the Northern Lights and staying at the Icehotel in Sweden - some of the best holiday memories for local singer Lira.
All the tools you will ever need for a city adventure are right at your fingertips.
A new mobile phone app, launched by the Royal Mail, enables tourists to send holiday snaps home as postcards without all the bother.
It's cheaper to fly on a Tuesday and use flexible date searches - just some tips to ensure you get the most out of booking flights.
Bottom line for customers: Getting your money back doesn't mean you'll be getting all of your money back.
Trafalgar experiences that take you inside the lives of legendary music artists.
Experiences include finding strangers having sex in their room, drunk men 'full frontal flashing' in lifts and travellers wetting themselves.
Aoife O'Riordain goes in search of hotels with the best gardens and magical views to boot.