Cardiff in Kazakhstan or Birmingham in Cambodia with a single change of plane: this is the prospect raised by the last batch of new flights from Qatar Airways. The Doha-based airline has announced eight additional destinations to join its network in 2020. Two new cities will be served in Kazakhstan:Continue Reading

Many readers have contacted The independent express concern about upcoming travel in the region. The assassination in Baghdad by the United States of the Iranian military leader Qassem Soleimani follows. The murder raised tensions across the Middle East and Iran promised to take revenge. Many travelers can feel apprehensive. BritishContinue Reading