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Focus: Mystery Hum Plagues Canadian City’s Residents for Seven Years

3 days ago Comments Off on Focus: Mystery Hum Plagues Canadian City’s Residents for Seven Years
There is little worse than trying to sleep when a car alarm or barking dogs seem intent on disturbing your sleep. For residents of Windsor, Ontario, a strange and relentless noise has been plaguing residents for seven years. Read More

News: Rotana opens two new Dubai properties

4 days ago Comments Off on News: Rotana opens two new Dubai properties
Making a significant addition to the UAE’s tourism and hospitality offering, Rotana has announced the soft opening of two stunning hotels in Dubai, the five-star Al Bandar Rotana, and a fully-furnished serviced apartments, Al Bandar Arjaan by Rotana, at Dubai Creek. Read More

Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara

6 days ago Comments Off on Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara
Al Baleed Resort Salalah recently opened its doors in the Sultanate of Oman bringing the luxury hospitality brand Anantara to the stunning southern province of Dhofar on the Arabian Sea. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for the night. Read More

News: Virgin Australia signs gategroup catering partnership

1 week ago Comments Off on News: Virgin Australia signs gategroup catering partnership
Virgin Australia has announced a long-term relationship with Gate Gourmet, the airline catering brand of gategroup, which will see the caterer become the sole service provider for the major airline. Read More

Focus: How to Plan Your First International Trip

1 week ago Comments Off on Focus: How to Plan Your First International Trip
Traveling outside of the U.S. can be a once-in-a-lifetime kind of experience, but planning for it can be overwhelming. Before setting things in stone, read on to see how you can plan your first international trip. Read More

We’ve Been Nominated for an AFAR Award!

1 week ago Comments Off on We’ve Been Nominated for an AFAR Award!
Please vote for us in the AFAR Travelers’ Choice Awards! If you’ve got an opinion about your favourite places to travel, or your favourite operators to travel with, then please vote in the AFAR Travelers’ Choice Awards. If you’d be willing to vote for our Patagonia Hiking Adventure ‘Condor’ trip, in the category of Photography Expedition (that’s Read More

News: Emirates finalises 20 A380 order with Airbus

2 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Emirates finalises 20 A380 order with Airbus
Emirates and Airbus have firmed up an earlier memorandum of understanding and signed a contract for the 20 additional A380s with a further 16 options to be confirmed at a later date. Read More

News: Scores feared dead following Russian plane crash

2 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Scores feared dead following Russian plane crash
As many as 71 people are feared dead following a plane crash on the outskirts of Moscow. A plane, an An-148, took off from Domodedovo airport in the Russian capital before disappearing from radar screens. Read More

News: Eurostar to launch Amsterdam service in April

2 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Eurostar to launch Amsterdam service in April
Eurostar has announced that its new direct route from London to Amsterdam will launch on Wednesday, April 4th. Tickets will go on sale from February 20th, when the inaugural service will take place. Read More

News: Trainline launches in Asia with Japan Rail partnership

2 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Trainline launches in Asia with Japan Rail partnership
Trainline has announced its entrance into Asia through a partnership with JTB, one of the few Japan Rail appointed global wholesalers. The partnership means that Trainline leisure customers now have full access to the Japan Rail pass, which enables travel on trains across the whole of Japan through one, simple ticket and at a fixed Read More

News: Victoria of Wight floats out for first time

3 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Victoria of Wight floats out for first time
Wightlink’s new environmentally friendly ferry, Victoria of Wight, went down the slipway at the Cemre shipyard in Yalova, Turkey, earlier to cheers from Wightlink staff and hundreds of shipyard workers. She will become the company’s flagship on the Portsmouth-Fishbourne route. Read More

News: Airbus stakes claim to Asia Pacific leadership at Singapore Air Show

3 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Airbus stakes claim to Asia Pacific leadership at Singapore Air Show
Airbus further consolidated its market lead in Asia-Pacific in 2017, delivering 367 new aircraft to 50 operators across the region, either directly to airlines or via lessors. This accounted for over half of Airbus’ total deliveries worldwide – 718 aircraft – during the year, reflecting the importance of the region for the manufacturer. Read More

News: Ryanair to launch new flights to Jordan

3 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Ryanair to launch new flights to Jordan
Ryanair has launched its first flights to Jordan, with 14 routes in total to Amman and Aqaba airports now on offer. The airline said it expected to deliver almost 500,000 customers each year as it expands its operation in the Middle East. Read More

News: Jamaica to host Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2019

3 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Jamaica to host Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2019
The Caribbean’s largest tourism marketing event will be held in Jamaica next year. The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association officially announced that the 37th edition of Caribbean Travel Marketplace will be held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre from January 29th-31st, 2019.  Read More

Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Norwegian Cruise Line plots course for growth

3 weeks ago Comments Off on Focus: Breaking Travel News investigates: Norwegian Cruise Line plots course for growth
With Norwegian Cruise Line putting the final touches to Norwegian Bliss and revealing the name of its next ship, there is plenty happening at the Miami-based line. With the Leonardo class of cruise ships also on the horizon, Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole here finds out more about this innovative operator. Read More

News: Aeroflot signs $5bn order for 50 MC-21 planes

3 weeks ago Comments Off on News: Aeroflot signs $5bn order for 50 MC-21 planes
Aeroflot will become the largest customer for the latest Russian-built medium-range aircraft, the MC-21, following a deal between the flag-carrier and Rostec. Under the terms of the order, Rostec, a leasing subsidiary of Aviacapital-Service, will supply Aeroflot with 50 MC-21-300 aircraft. Read More
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