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We're going off the beaten track for today's #DailyEscape! Puerto Armuelles in Panama is today's stunning destinati… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
 
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Where are you catching some rays today? Found yourself an urban beach or just in the garden? Let us know!… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
 

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Qatar Airways’ Dreamliner returns to the skies

Ree Saunders
2 May, 2013 by Ree Saunders

Qatar Airways’ fleet of five Boeing 787 Dreamliners has resumed service after a worldwide grounding of the aircraft at the beginning of the year. The aircraft were grounded in January following a directive from the Federal Aviation Administration and Qatar’s Civil Aviation Authority. Chief executive officer of Qatar Airways, Akbar Al ...

Vivienne Westwood to design new Virgin uniforms

Vivienne Westwood Marisa Thomas
2 May, 2013 by Marisa Thomas

British designer Vivienne Westwood has announced she will be redesigning Virgin Atlantic’s staff uniforms. The eccentric designer plans to turn the airline's signature red uniforms into the most “glamorous in the sky.”Virgin Atlantic has announced that it will enter a long-term partnership with Westwood, which will see its uniforms be ...

Tourism Australia teams up with top wineries

Marisa Thomas
1 May, 2013 by Marisa Thomas

Tourism Australia has unveiled a new tourism initiative which aims to raise the country’s profile as one of the leading wine tourism destinations. The tourism board has teamed up with some of Australia’s top wineries in order to raise awareness of the country’s wine industry.  Tourism Australia announced the Ultimate ...

Star Wars, Jeeps and beaches: Tunisia targets European travellers

Star Wars set Jan Moys
1 May, 2013 by Jan Moys

Tunisia is looking to increase its appeal as a holiday destination among Europeans with a new campaign promoting the country's historic sites and beach resorts. The new campaign by the Tunisian National Tourism Office (TNTO) aims to educate travellers around Europe about the benefits of visiting the North African country. Highlights ...

Gay-friendly travel hotspots for 2013

Pride Kathy McLeman
29 April, 2013 by Kathy McLeman

From Paris to Palm Springs, there are plenty of wonderfully laid back, cool and gay friendly holiday destinations for LGBT travellers wanting to feel comfortable and party with like-minded holiday-makers and locals. Generally, cities are a good choice for gay travellers, especially American cities, with places such as Philadelphia in Pennsylvania, Fort Lauderdale ...

Italy targeting luxury travel market with new hotels

IL1 Clemmie
28 April, 2013 by Clemmie

The Italian tourism sector is looking for a boost from abroad with the development of a raft of new luxury hotels aimed at attracting business from the emerging markets of international tourists.Internal travel and tourism has been on a downward spiral within Italy over recent years due to the country’s ...

British student wins water-slide testing “best job in world”

Water Park Clemmie
28 April, 2013 by Clemmie

A British student named Sebastian Smith has landed himself “the best job in the world” after winning a competition run by holiday company First Choice. The job, to test water slides around the world, will pay Smith, a 22-year old Leeds University student, to travel to First Choice’s SplashWorld resorts ...

Flirt as you fly to Las Vegas with Virgin

Las Vegas Clemmie
28 April, 2013 by Clemmie

Sir Richard Branson has launched a “Guide to Getting Lucky”, in promotion of Virgin’s new “seat-to-seat delivery” service, which enables passengers on the airline’s Los Angeles to Las Vegas flights to order food or drink for an attractive fellow passenger. The service, an addition to Virgin’s in-flight entertainment system, allows ...

Something for everyone as tourism booms in South Africa

SA1 Ree Saunders
27 April, 2013 by Ree Saunders

South Africa is emerging as a major player on the world tourism map, with a growth of 10.2 per cent in international visitors over 2012, significantly higher than the overall global growth of 4 per cent. South Africa’s growth has been notable for its increase in visitors from outside Africa, ...

New York to build world’s largest ice rink

Feature Marisa Thomas
26 April, 2013 by Marisa Thomas

New York City has announced plans to build the world’s largest indoor ice facility. The $275 million plans will see a derelict Bronx armoury turned into a 750,000 square foot ice skating arena, with the hopes of making it a new attraction for the millions of visitors flying into New ...

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