Why frequent flyers should be sent into exile | Lucy Mangan

News that 1% of England’s residents take 20% of flights abroad is yet more proof that a handful of people ruin things for the rest of us New figures released in a Department of Transport survey show that the top 10% of the most frequent flyers in England took more than 50% of all international flights last year and that 1% of English residents took nearly 20% of all flights…

October 12, 2019
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Bangkok is the world’s most visited city again, fourth year in a row

September 6, 2019

Bangkok is again the world’s most-visited city for the fourth consecutive year, beating out Paris and London. The rankings are compiled annually by Mastercard. Welcoming around 22.7 million international visitors, Bangkok ranked as the top destination for global travellers this year. Many of Bangkok’s visitors originate from these top five destinations, listed in order: Mainland China, Japan, South Korea, India and the United Kingdom. Popular attractions include the Grand Palace,…

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Thailand’s tourism – stormy weather ahead

July 15, 2019

Thailands tourism industry finds itself in stormy weather as a falloff in visitors spook trade, even forcing candid admissions from some of Thailand’s tourism chiefs. Thailand has suffered a slump in tourism figures since the beginning of the year as hoteliers and tourism trade leaders have confirmed a huge 20 to 30% drop for June in tourist numbers and trade in Pattaya and Phuket this week in separate media interviews….

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10 Modern Motor Lodges Worth a Stay

June 30, 2019

10 Modern Motor Lodges Worth a Stay Forget the penthouse suite—these retro pads are the epitome of style Stephanie Granada #lazy-image-115661 { –aspect-ratio: 1.8; –display-width: calc(100vw – var(–gutter-width, 15px)); –display-height: calc( var(–display-width) / var(–aspect-ratio) ); height: var(–display-height); min-height: var(–display-height); } @media(min-width: 900px) { #lazy-image-115661 { –display-width: 750px; } } #lazy-image-115661.loaded { –display-height: auto; } Thomas J. Story 1 of 16 Thomas J. Story Best. Site. Ever. My favorite campsite isn’t…

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Here’s your chance to join FREESKIER at Momentum Camps this summer

April 20, 2019

Featured Image: Courtesy of Momentum Ski Camps/Zoya Lynch Bunk beds, friendship bracelets and ghost stories. Throw everything you thought you knew about summer camp out the window, because FREESKIER is headed to Whistler, British Columbia, for a summer’s worth of backflips, rail slides and crash pads at Momentum Ski Camps. Started by two-time Olympic freestyle skier, John Smart, and his wife, Julie, Momentum Ski Camps has been operating on the…

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Jet Company’s New Luxury Pet Program Includes In-Flight Dog Treats Made by Michelin-Starred Chef

April 17, 2019

VistaJet wants to turn the fearful skies into the friendly skies for pet owners everywhere. Amidst news of airline pet snafus and in-flight dog deaths, the aviation company has launched an alternate option for owners who want to fly with their pets. The global business aviation company, which offers membership flights and one-off flights on their fleet of 70 jets, introduced VistaPet on Wednesday. The program is designed to “ensure…

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