It now seems that the Emigrates chairman, Tim Clarke, has very angrily rejected claims that the airline accepted government subsidies in order to bolster its financial position. During the interview, the Middle Eastern carrier also went on to deny the use of export credit rules that benefit regional airlines. There have been growing concerns in [...]

Russian Space Group Wants to Offer First Space Hotel

Posted on: October 4th, 2010 Posted by Abi Bray

Apparently the Russian space group Energia, in partnership with America’s Orbital Technologies, have finally won the rights to build the world’s very first space hotel. This new hotel, in outer space, is going to come complete with a menu made by celebrity chefs. Thus, guests staying in this space hotel are not forced to drink [...]

According to recent reports, a cancer patient has just recently claimed that he and his girlfriend were kicked out of a seaside hotel after he was accused of writing a negative review on the travel website TripAdvisor. The man, Adrian Healey, had just recently completed his chemotherapy treatment on 14 tumors. He had checked into [...]

UK May Suffer Tourist Slump Due to the 2012 Olympics

Posted on: September 14th, 2010 Posted by Abi Bray

It now appears that the UK may suffer from a slump in overseas visitors as a result of the London 2012 Olympics. This prediction comes from the national tourism agency, VisitBritain. An estimated 320,000 foreign spectators are expected to attend the games. However, VisitBritain predicts a bigger decline in tourist numbers elsewhere due to potential [...]

Jeremy Clarkson says Stig Reaches the End of His Road

Posted on: September 9th, 2010 Posted by Abi Bray

According to one of the Top Gear stars, Jeremy Clarkson, the man who plays Stig has been sacked from the show. Ben Collins, who has been playing Stig for some seven years, has been let go after he unmasked himself. This happened after the BBC failed to win an injunction preventing Ben from doing so. [...]

German Aviation Tax Now Coming into Full Force

Posted on: September 3rd, 2010 Posted by Abi Bray

German passengers have been left upset this week as the national government implements a brand new levy on flight tickets. Of course, this is not just upsetting passengers but airlines as well, who say that they will have a harder time getting people to fly now. This new levy, which was first announced earlier this [...]