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World’s largest self-service bag drop opens at London Gatwick Airport

10 months ago admin Comments Off on World’s largest self-service bag drop opens at London Gatwick Airport
easyJet has opened its new check in area in the North Terminal at London Gatwick Airport which is the world’s largest self-service bag drop. The fully automated bag drop facility for customers will help to reduce and eliminate check in queues. As a result of its introduction queue times have reduced by half and more Read More

World’s weirdest hotel requests and complaints

3 years ago admin Comments Off on World’s weirdest hotel requests and complaints
From toilets filled with mineral water to baths of chocolate milk – we lift the lid on 10 of the oddest requests made by hotel guests ever. Plus, we reveal 10 of the strangest hotel complaints. A DEAD MOUSE, goat bells and 16 pillows for a single guest are just a few of the bizarre Read More

EASYJET SET FOR BUSIEST DAY IN ITS HISTORY THIS EASTER

3 years ago admin Comments Off on EASYJET SET FOR BUSIEST DAY IN ITS HISTORY THIS EASTER
easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, is set for the busiest day in its history this Friday – as it operates over 1,400 flights for the first time. The airline, founded in 1995, has a record breaking 1,406 flights scheduled for Friday 18 April as over 200,000 passengers jet off for their Easter holidays. The schedule Read More

Ryanair and easyJet fined for mis-selling travel insurance

3 years ago admin Comments Off on Ryanair and easyJet fined for mis-selling travel insurance
Ryanair and EasyJet have been fined more than €1 million in Italy for mis-selling travel insurance. Italian competition authority, the AGCM, found both carriers supplied misleading and inadequate information to consumers. The authority imposed an €850,000 on Ryanair which was given 30 days to say how it will change its “unfair commercial practices”. EasyJet received Read More

easyJet launches Fearless Flyer courses across the UK

3 years ago admin Comments Off on easyJet launches Fearless Flyer courses across the UK
easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, has put on sale six new Fearless Flyer courses to help nervous travellers across Britain overcome their phobia – including their first ever course in Northern Ireland. From spring 2014 the ‘Fearless flyer’ courses, which at £189 per person are amongst the most affordable in the UK, will return to Read More

Air France to Shed 1,826 Ground Jobs

3 years ago admin Comments Off on Air France to Shed 1,826 Ground Jobs
Air France will eliminate 1,826 ground staff jobs through voluntary employee departures as it put off a decision about pilots and cabin crew. The moves, aimed chiefly at fixing weaknesses in short-and medium-haul flights and cargo, were announced yesterday to union representatives. The targets are 582 cuts at Paris’s Charles de Gaulle airport and 128 Read More

Top Halloween 2013 Events and Parties at Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort

3 years ago admin Comments Off on Top Halloween 2013 Events and Parties at Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort
Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort are hosting nationally-recognized events this Halloween, from haunted houses to costume parties with contest prizes. Travel Agent has rounded up what Halloween events, parties as well as vacation packages Orlando has to offer during the weeks leading up to October 31, 2013: 1.    Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party – Read More

The planes that can pick up trains

4 years ago admin Comments Off on The planes that can pick up trains
Our transport system, whichever way you look at it, is broken. Sure, most of us eventually get to where we need to go, but congestion and pollution are constant problems in cities across the world. When you consider the amount of time we spend just getting from one place to another, it makes you think Read More