Airport Snow Conditions

UK: The Big Freeze causes flight chaos

Tens of thousands of travellers have been affected by the cancellation of hundreds of flights and the weather shows no sign of easing until March 04.
airport people walking

Is this the end to having to take your shoes off at the airport?

An investment in technology means airport safety checks could soon let passengers keep shoes and jackets on as they pass through security. And this could happen within a year or so.

Flights resume from the UK to Tunisia after 3 years but are holiday-makers willing to go back?

Though Tunisia was taken off the no-go list in July 2017 there was a reluctance by tour operators to return. Until today.
Las Vegas wedding

This Valentine’s Day you can get a marriage certificate without even leaving Las Vegas airport

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, passengers arriving at Las Vegas airport can now apply for a marriage license as soon as they touch down.
New Iberostar star logo

Understanding the Iberostar hotel rebranding

The huge global Iberostar group have rebranded and rebanded. Here we highlight the changes and what to expect from the new groupings.
Eurostar train

London to Amsterdam in less than 4 hours! New Eurostar service to launch April 4

Eurostar announces new London to Amsterdam service. One wonders if this is going to challenge the airlines on the same route.
sunbeds and sunbrellas

Can’t stand the sunbed wars? Thomas Cook may have a solution!

Holiday firms receive complaints every year from customers unable to find a free sunbed. A pre-booking service is now available but at a price.
hand luggage at airport

Ryanair’s new luggage policy: What are the rules?

Ryanair's new baggage policy of putting the biggest of two carry-on bags in the hold even if there is space in the cabins, has now been rolled out across all their flights.
Human Cannonball

Human Cannonball announced at this year’s Bestival

A Human Cannonball has been added to the this year's Bestival music festival line-up for the first time ever in the UK. Rodrigo Pérez will be flying up to 25 metres through the air after being fired from the barrel of a custom built cannon.
Carnival Horizon

4 new cruise ships for Carnival in 2018

Carnival Cruise Line is launching four new ships in 2018: the family friendly Carnival Horizon, the sumptuous Holland America, the eco friendly AIDAnova and the luxuriously intimate Seabourn Ovation.