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Airlines Resume Flights to Japan

/ March 14, 2011 8:47 am

Throughout the weekend, airlines everywhere were canceling flights to Japan due to airports being closed after the earthquake, which was followed with a tsunami, hit on Friday. Japan Airlines is one of these. The country’s flag carrier had diverted several […]

Foreign getaway bookings soar on Royal wedding weekend

/ March 13, 2011 5:58 pm

 Far from organising quaint street parties or queuing overnight for a glimpse of what Kate Middleton is wearing, huge numbers of Briton are jetting off to warmer climes. Bookings for foreign holidays have soared for the four-day break period over […]

British nationals in Japan urged to contact British Embassy

/ March 12, 2011 4:26 pm

All British nationals at present in Japan are being advised to contact the British Embassy in Tokyo. Following yesterday’s devastating 8.9 earthquake and tsunami near Sendai, north of Tokyo, all British residents and travellers at present in the country are […]

World’s wealthy targeted with luxury UK stately homes holidays

/ March 11, 2011 6:34 pm

World’s wealthy targeted with luxury UK stately homes holidays A new multi-million pound marketing campaign is aimed at attracting the world’s wealthiest holidaymakers to luxury breaks in Britain’s castles and stately homes. In an attempt to kick-start the ailing tourism […]

Mystery Chiang Mai tourist deaths now international controversy

/ March 10, 2011 4:58 pm

Mystery Chiang Mai tourist deaths now international controversy After Thai authorities’ ‘coincidence’ verdict, revelations of a fifth mystery death in Chiang Mai are sparking an international controversy. News of yet another unexplained foreign death in the popular tourist town emerged […]

Airport workers strikes threaten travel chaos

/ March 9, 2011 7:49 am

Workers at airports in Spain have said that they will stage a series of strikes from Easter through to the end of July. The planned stoppages by Spanish airport workers and possible industrial action by British Airway’s cabin crews may […]

China’s women are the big spenders on Western holidays

/ March 8, 2011 7:34 pm

China’s women are the big spenders on Western holidays Everyone in the tourism sector is new aware of the potential of the Chinese tourist market, but it’s the women who are calling the shots. A new report from China entitled […]

P&O’s 175th anniversary will see entire fleet in Southampton

/ March 7, 2011 5:33 pm

For the first time ever, P&O’s fleet of seven cruise ships will come together for a grand event in Southampton harbour to celebrate the line’s 175th birthday. Next year will mark the famous cruise line’s 175th anniversary, with celebrations throughout […]

Government promises easier visas for tourists to Britain.

/ March 6, 2011 6:47 pm

In a bid to encourage more visitors to the UK, the government has pledged to simplify the visa process. As part of its new tourism incentive, government plans to make applying for tourist visas to the UK a less daunting […]

UK travel firms furious at government’s tourism review

/ March 5, 2011 1:54 pm

The UK travel industry is up in arms over yesterday’s release of the government’s new tourism initiative, citing a total lack of consultation on industry concerns. . Executives in the sector, the UK’s fifth-largest industry, are angrily accusing government ministers […]

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