Pilots working for Qantas have approved the airline’s proposals for operating nonstop flights between London and Sydney. The Australian carrier plans to use Airbus A350 jets to launch the world’s longest air link in the first half of 2023. The 19-hour flight would cover 10,573 miles between Heathrow with Kingsford-Smith airport in Sydney – more
(CNN) — As the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect people all over the globe, Airbnb has stepped up with a plan to offer free or subsidized housing to people working on the disease’s front lines, namely health care professionals, emergency workers and relief personnel. “Medical workers and first responders are providing lifesaving support during the
With the Foreign Office advising against all but essential overseas travel, and airlines including easyJet and Ryanair grounded all their flights, countless British holidaymakers have had their upcoming trips ruined. Thousands are now battling to get refunds and those who want to rebook for a later date are unsure when foreign travel will once again
American Airlines jets sit idly at their gates Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. Matt York | AP American Airlines on Monday said it will apply for government aid to soften the blow from a record drop in travel demand. The carrier is also offering partial pay to entice workers off
These are the key questions, answers and Independent predictions about the government’s plans for a £75m airlift of British nationals stranded abroad due to the global coronavirus shutdown. What has the foreign secretary said? Speaking at the daily 10 Downing Street briefing, Dominic Raab said: “An unprecedented number of British travellers are trying to get home. Critical transit
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P&O and Cunard have pushed back the resumption of sailings, from April 11 to May 16. The continued travel restrictions are also set to impact the launch of P&O’s new flagship Iona, the largest ship built to serve the UK market. In a video he filmed himself from his home, P&O Cruises president Paul Ludlow
(CNN) — Elephants forced to perform tricks and carry tourists in a Thailand park are to be liberated from their controversial work as a consequence of the coronavirus, the park’s owner says. Anchalee Kalampichit, the owner of Maesa Elephant Camp in Chiang Mai, northern Thailand, closed the park on Monday after tourist numbers plummeted from
“Catastrophic damage to the UK travel industry, and widespread consumer detriment” – that is the warning from Abta about the effect of the coronavirus crisis on holiday firms. The travel trade association’s chief executive, Mark Tanzer, is demanding government action to ease consumer regulations in favour of the industry. Millions of holidays in March, April
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United Airlines planes at Newark Liberty International Airport Leslie Josephs | CNBC United Airlines warned Friday that it expects to reduce its workforce because of the rapid spread of coronavirus and severe measures to stop the disease’s spread, despite a sweeping government aid package that passed the House on Friday. “The global economy has taken a
A stricken cruise ship off the Pacific coast of Central America may soon be allowed to sail through the Panama Canal and reach Florida. More than 200 British people are among the 1,243 passengers and 586 crew aboard Zaandam, a Holland America Line vessel. Four passengers have died on board in the past week, and
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Even though the government is spending more than £1m returning British travellers from Peru, some UK citizens say they are being left behind. The Foreign Office has laid on a total of four flights from Lima to London, with additional connecting domestic flights from the tourist hubs of Arequipa and Cusco to the Peruvian capital.
(CNN) — There isn’t a big market for travel accessories right now, but a new concept by product designer Danielle Baskin seems perfectly suited to this time of refuge and reflection. She’s created “stained glass” films that fit onto airplane windows, transforming the cabin interior into something altogether more spiritual. “At the time I thought
More than 200 British people are aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Panama, on which four passengers have died. The MS Zaandam, a Holland America Line vessel, has been sailing north from Chile with 1,243 passengers and 586 crew on board. She is currently about 10 miles south of Panama City, according to
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When moving to another country, safety is often one of the most important considerations. We’re offering up some tips and tricks to keep you safe overseas, no matter where you live or retire to. However, we’re also highlighting five countries that are sure to keep you safe, as they have little to no crime. Full
Our cruise experts share their love of cruising and why they are confident the sector will bounce back, stronger than ever ‘Precious shared memories’ We were journeying through the heart of Europe, my 84-year-old granny and me. A first-time cruiser, she had taken to it like one of the downy ducks at the water’s edge.