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Autumn leaves are here & it makes for a wonderful sight to see all over the world... Where's your favourite Autumn… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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It's getting colder outside, so we want to know what you find more fun in the snow: skiing or a husky dog sled ride… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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To mark #InternationalSlothDay here's a cute sloth being active for once - by doing yoga!! He's got that… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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It's been a colourful week with the #RedSun hanging over us earlier in the week. So here are… instagram.com/p/BabPQqDHexh/
 
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Two incredible sights on two different sides of the world. #NorthernLights or #SouthernLightsinstagram.com/p/BaYhiaOnGMn/
 
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Ever thought about exploring Australia's Northern Territory? It's not all about #ayersrockinstagram.com/p/BaWhmrHHABu/
 
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Exciting times Kirsty! 😍😍😍 twitter.com/kirstyteasdale…
 
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Three beautiful sights, three incredible sunsets. We want to know, where you go for the… instagram.com/p/BaTg0kPnjPl/
 
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A soothing sight for Sunday, imagine the relaxing sounds at the Plitvice Lakes in Croatia for our #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/RnYnyu6V0c
 
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We're off to Queensland's Rainbow Beach for today's #DailyEscape It's a way to go, but boy is it worth it! #Traveltwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Fancy heading to the Big Apple in style? Stay at the 5* Carlyle and start 2018 right! #DealOfTheDaytwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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We've got that #FridayFeeling and thinking holidays! So where to this Winter? The sunshine of #Australia or the ma… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Playa Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica is our #DailyEscape today, with soft sands & idyllic views of lush greenery and… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 

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KLM launches space flight

KLM launches space flight contest

KLM, the flag carrier airline of the Nederlands, is offering the chance to win a trip to space worth $95,000. On the 22nd April the airline will launch a high altitude balloon flight from the Nevada desert containing the ticket to space inside.

To win the once-in-a-lifetime trip all entrants must do is simply guess how high and far the balloon will travel. The balloon will be fitted with cameras and a GPS monitoring system to make the results as accurate as possible. KLM is inviting people to enter the competition through its website and enter their guesses online. The winner of the trip will be the contestant whose answer is closest to the actual height and drift of the balloon.



The lucky winner of this unique contest will receive a flight for two to the island of Curacao, a hotel room for two, and a single ticket aboard the SXC Lynx. The flight to space, due to take off on the 1st January 2014, will be the first ever commercial space trip to depart from Curacao.

The SXC Lynx flight is expected to fly 64 miles above Earth, travelling with four G’s of thrust, reaching a top speed of nearly Mach 3. Passengers on-board the two-person craft will experience five to six minutes of weightlessness and the total flight time is expected to be just over an hour.

KLM is one of the oldest airlines in the world and is the oldest airline still operating under its original name. At current the airline offers services to more than 90 destinations.

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