Aer Lingus boosts North America capacity for winter 2017 | News

Aer Lingus has announced its winter schedule, with the airline set to offer 300,000 additional seats to Europe and North America as part of its largest ever deployment. Soon to begin its direct service on September 1st, Aer Lingus will operate three flights per week to Miami,...

Germany welcomes increase in tourism arrivals in early 2017 | News

Incoming tourism in Germany grew strongly in the first half of 2017. To the end of June, the Federal Statistical Office registered 36.7 million international overnight stays (in accommodation companies with at least ten beds), 1.2 million more than in the same period of the...

Qatar Airways to launch leisure flights to Chiang Mai, Thailand

Qatar Airways has announced it will launch flights to Chiang Mai, its fourth destination in Thailand, as it expands to meet increased demand for Thai destinations from holidaymakers. The new route comes in addition to existing services to the Thai capital Bangkok, and to the top...

Melbourne continues to reign as most liveable city in the world | News

Melbourne’s reign as the world’s most liveable city has been extended for an unprecedented seventh year by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s annual Liveability Index. The Index surveys 140 of the world’s cities, with Melbourne coming out on top again. Since the index began in...

Carnival unveils Cuba cruise season for 2018

Following strong response to its first-ever cruises to Cuba announced earlier this year, Carnival Cruise Line has added five more voyages featuring extended calls in Havana in 2018. The new voyages include three five-day cruises to Havana and Cozumel or Key West departing...

Intrepid Group takes stake in Chimu Adventures to expand Artic travel options

The Intrepid Group has announced a strategic partnership with Polar and Latin American specialist, Chimu Adventures. Intrepid has taken a 50 per cent stake in the Australian-owned company to meet a growing demand for sustainable travel experiences from increasingly adventurous...