Fisherman, River Gambia, Gambia, Africa

I have a few weeks to play around with in September and early October and I’m trying to decide what to do. I was in Japan last year so it’s going to t(...)

I’m interested in doing a city/sun break in Tel Aviv in September for a week to include a day-trip or overnight to Jerusalem. Is there an easy way (...)

Chania, Crete, Greek Islands   Creative image #:  dv685148

Would you have any suggestions for three 60-year-old women who want to go to Greece for about 10 days in May or September? We are very active and live(...)

Francisco Jose Garzon described the bend on the approach to Santiago de Compostela station as ‘inhuman’. Photograph: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

“I’ve said before that this bend was dangerous and that one day it would do for us.” These were the words of Francisco Jose Garzon, the driver of the (...)

Spain’s Princess Elena (left), Princess Letizia (rear centre) and Prince Felipe (right) comfort relatives of the train crash victims at the end of a funeral mass at the cathedral in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, on July 29th. Photograph: AP

Minutes past midnight in the square fronting the flamboyant baroque cathedral in Spain’s Santiago de Compostela, a solitary besuited figure looks up. (...)

Wreckage of the front locomotive stands on the road while workers repair the railway in Angrois in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Photograph: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

The boss of Spain’s national train operator has told a parliamentary commission that the company has begun a review of safety in the wake of the railw(...)

Train driver Francisco Jose Garzon Amo, 53, is taken in a police car from Police Station to the Preliminary Court in Santiago de Compostela, Spain on Sunday.  Photograph:  Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images.

The driver of the train that derailed in northern Spain last week, killing 79 people, was talking on the phone at the time of the crash, a court heard(...)

Train driver Francisco  Garzón (right) is helped by two men after the  train he was driving crashed near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, earlier this week.  Photograph: Monica Ferreiros/Xoan A Soler/Reuters

The focus of the investigation into Spain’s worst rail crash for 40 years will turn on the train’s driver today as police hope to question Francisco G(...)

A rail worker stands next to the wreckage of a high speed Renfe train which crashed near  Santiago de Compostela on Wednesday, killing 78 and injuring 170 others. Photograph: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images.

A train driver suspected of causing Spain’s deadliest train disaster for 70 years has refused to answer police questions, Spanish officials have co(...)

A train derails in this series of still images from the video of a security camera near Santiago de Compostela, northwestern Spain, yesterday. Reuters

One of the drivers of a Spanish train which derailed yesterday killing at least 80 passengers is being formally investigated in connection with the in(...)