The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday joined dozens of other countries’ regulators in ordering airlines to ground new Boeing 737 Max planes, citing evidence linking a deadly crash of one of them in Ethiopia over the weekend to a similar fatal flight in Indonesia in October. (You can find more detail on why the
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The UK henge complexes are some of the most studied and iconic prehistoric monuments in Europe, dating to between 2400 and 2800 BC. The earthworks served as ceremonial areas where resources and expenses weren’t spared. Close to the monuments of Stonehenge and Avebury, the four complexes are Durrington Walls, Marden, Mount Pleasant and West Kennet
Wonderings: rambles through and reflections on travel… this month, James Kay ponders what travellers can learn from the father of evolutionary theory © Joe Davis / Lonely Planet Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm’s marble sculpture of Charles Darwin sits at the head of the Hintze Hall, the ornate central chamber of the Natural History Museum, London.
Qantas is the safest airline in the world for 2019, according to industry rankings. The Australian flag carrier was awarded the top spot by Airlineratings.com, which looked at a range of factors when determining the safest airlines, including audits from aviation’s governing and industry bodies, crash and serious incident records, and fleet age. Airlines including
Newmarket Holidays is a highly respected independent tour operator, having won the British Travel Awards for the best large escorted tours holiday company for three consecutive years. The company prides itself on its customer service, commitment to affordable holidays and vast array of stunning destinations. From exclusive theatre breaks in New York to escorted tours
(CNN) — This year’s wildflower super bloom is not only filling California deserts with eye-popping displays of color — it’s also providing a feast for swarms of painted lady butterflies making their way north from Mexico. “This is the biggest outbreak since 2005,” said Art Shapiro, a professor at the University of California, Davis, who’s
After another chaotic day at Westminster, Britain’s travel industry is surveying the damage to consumer confidence – and slashing prices to try to fill aircraft seats and hotel beds on and after “Brexit day”. Senior travel industry executives surveyed by The Independent unanimously report an apparent reluctance to commit to short breaks and longer holidays over
Starbucks’s CEO Kevin Johnson poses for a portrait at Starbuck Reserve Dewata. Bathed in the warm tropical sunlight of Bali, dancers sway to the sensual chimes of the gamelan at the January opening of a special Starbucks Dewata Coffee Sanctuary on the resort island. In attendance are dignitaries and VIPs draped in their finest batik
Atlanta, Georgia (CNN) — Once again, Atlanta rules the world. At least its airport does. More than 107 million passengers flew through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport last year, making it the busiest passenger airport in the world for the 21st year in a row. Globally, passenger traffic increased to 8.8 billion last year, an estimated
£13,000 for a duvet might seem ludicrously expensive, but this is no normal duvet. It’s filled with the world’s most desirable feathers, carefully collected from the nesting boxes of eider ducks on the remote Norwegian archipelago of Lanan, and processed entirely by hand by locals who have been harvesting them for more than 1,000 years.
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Vienna has topped Mercer’s global Quality of Living ranking for the 10th year in the row, but what does that actually mean? Most know the Austrian capital for its picture postcard images of its famous coffee houses, the soaring single spire of St Stephen’s Cathedral and the grandiose facade of Schönbrunn Palace. But it’s the
Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, on CNBC Wednesday, doubled down on his call for the Federal Aviation Administration to join most of the rest of the world and ground Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft, after two of those jets were involved in deadly crashes less than five months apart.
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(CNN) — Start spreading the news. New York has been named the most exciting city in the world right now. The Big Apple came out on top in an annual index by global magazine Time Out, beating off competition from the likes of Chicago, Los Angeles, Melbourne and London. Based on surveys of more than