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What the surveys say about our travel habits

22 December 2014

From top ten embarrassing moments at the security desk to when exactly you are likely to achieve holiday nirvana, sur...


Why flying to the US via Dublin makes sense for Brits

17 December 2014

Imagine the freedom of arriving in New York and being treated as a local by officials.


UK families rejoice: Air Passenger Duty for children scrapped

04 December 2014

From May 2015 children under 12 will not have to pay APD when flying in economy out of the UK.


Thanksgiving: what do Brits and Americans thank each other for

27 November 2014

It's Thanksgiving and, while the Brits thank the US for the iPhone, Americans thank the UK for The Beatles.


Eurostar: London to Paris in 2 hours and service to Amsterdam in 2016

26 November 2014

Eurostar to introduce two 200mph trains and new routes to Marseille and Provence by May 2015. By December 2016 there ...


Leaving a bad review on TripAdvisor could cost you £100

25 November 2014

Does a hotel have the right to fine you for calling it a 'rotten stinking hovel' on the world's biggest review site? ...


Paddington Bear blazes a trail through London

06 November 2014

Nicole Kidman, David Beckham and Benedict Cumberbatch give Paddington Bear a makeover to launch the Paddington Trail ...


Largest floating human image created on Jordan's Dead Sea

31 October 2014

Hotel staff in Jordan join forces to create the largest human floating image on the lowest point on earth.


Royal Caribbean launch Robo Cruise

04 September 2014

Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas will be the most technologically advanced ship ever to sail.


Turn on your phone if you want to fly

09 July 2014

New security measures are in place for US-bound flyers. If your phone won't turn on you can't take it on board.


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