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TUI say they have the technology to predict your ideal holiday

TUI will use emotionally intelligent technology and facial coding to reveal the holiday that matches your subconscious and emotional needs.
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Thailand bans smoking on 20 of its beaches

Thailand is banning smoking on most of its beaches including top hotspot Phuket. Culprits could face a year’s imprisonment or a hefty fine.
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Israel to entice airlines to replace Monarch on Eilat route

Israel’s Ministry of Tourism promises airlines €45 per passenger if they replace Monarch Airlines’ flights to Eilat.
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Monarch Airlines, the UK’s fifth largest airline, collapses

Monarch Airlines, UK's 5th biggest airline, goes bust cancelling 300,000 bookings while a repatriation of 110,000 holidaymakers is underway.
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Caribbean islands post hurricane – holiday update

We take a look at how the Caribbean islands are coping after the devastation caused by hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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Uber is being banned in London

Uber has been told it won't have its operator licence renewed in London affecting the livelihood of 40,000 drivers and 3.5 million regular users.
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Hey President Trump – It’s Namibia not Nambia

And, just for the record, here are six other things you probably don't know about this southern African country.
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Eataly World, Bologna – a theme park dedicated to Italian food is about to...

Eataly World in Bologna is a free to enter theme park dedicated to Italian food stretching over a massive 100,000m².
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Virgin Atlantic now provides Wi-Fi on board its entire fleet

Virgin Atlantic claim to be the first airline in Europe to offer Wi-Fi across its entire fleet.
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Ras Al Khaimah – The World’s Longest Zip Line

Ras Al Khaimah, the World’s longest zip line to open at Jebel Jais. When it opens in December the zip line will be longer than 28 football fields.