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British cuisine reigns as top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 named

British cuisine reigns as top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 named

LONDON, England - OpenTable, the UK's leading online restaurant booking service, today marks a year of world class dining by releasing its annual list of Top 100 Best Restaurants in the UK, based ...

FLY Leasing grows fleet to 127 aircraft

FLY Leasing grows fleet to 127 aircraft

DUBLIN, Ireland - Growing its fleet to 127 aircraft, FLY Leasing Limited, a global lessor of modern commercial jet aircraft, today announced it has delivered the last of three Boeing 737-800 ...

Cyprus braces for massive slump in Russian touism

Cyprus braces for massive slump in Russian touism

NICOSIA, Cyprus - Russian tourism to Cyprus is expected to drop dramatically next year, in a major blow to the industry.

Gazpromneft-Aero commences refueling Japan Airlines at Domodedovo Airport

Gazpromneft-Aero commences refueling Japan Airlines at Domodedovo Airport

ST PETERSBURG, Russia - Gazpromneft-Aero has started supplying aviation fuel to Japan Airlines (JAL) at Moscow Domodedovo Airport.

Scotland shines across Heathrow

Scotland shines across Heathrow

LONDON, England - Today four new animated VisitBritain GREAT campaign images of Scotland are due to go live across Heathrow to coincide with the festive season and attract more international ...

Over 300 executives to meet for aviation event

Over 300 executives to meet for aviation event

A decision by United Airports of Georgia to host the Routes Silk Road event for the second year running is largely due to the success of the 2014 event and a number of key routes which were ...

ETOA: Formation of Tourism Intergroup at European Parliament lifts the sector

ETOA: Formation of Tourism Intergroup at European Parliament lifts the sector

The formation of a new Intergroup by Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on the subject of Tourism has sparked a coordinated cry of “Bravo!” from the tourism industry across Europe.

3rd Global Summit on City Tourism: Looking for New Paradigms

3rd Global Summit on City Tourism: Looking for New Paradigms

The ongoing urban and travel revolutions create a unique opportunity to make of city tourism a strong driver of smarter, more sustainable and inclusive cities.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts continues expansion in Croatia

Starwood Hotels & Resorts continues expansion in Croatia

DUBROVNIK, Croatia - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced that it has signed an agreement with Hoteli Dubrovačka Rivijera d.d.

Free tours in Europe are not free, but concerning

Open letter by the European Federation of Tourist Guide Associations Qualified Interpretation of Culture Free tours in Europe are not free, but concerning

Free city tours are offered all over Europe. Free does not mean free. The chairman of the organization, Carlos A. Ortega Gutierrez, will release an open letter tomorrow on Monday.

Moscow responds on air safety: A deception

Moscow responds on air safety: A deception

Yesterday, eTN reported under the headline "Outright Dangerous: Airspace over Sweden" alleging Russian military aircrafts are putting passenger planes in danger over Swedish airspace.

London Heathrow: Compensation for passengers?

London Heathrow: Compensation for passengers?

Passengers at London Heathrow airport hit by flight delays and cancellations as a result of yesterday's air traffic control computer failure could now face another anxious wait to see if they will ...

Outright dangerous: Airspace over Sweden

Outright dangerous: Airspace over Sweden

On Saturday, Swedish authorities said a Russian military aircraft nearly collided above southern Sweden with a commercial passenger jet that had taken off on Friday from Copenhagen.

Pre-paid TravelSim targets for 2015 international roaming service

Pre-paid TravelSim targets for 2015 international roaming service

Based on growth patterns over the past two years, the firm now expects its user base to grow to 6.7 million by end December 2015 from 5.2 million in December 2014 with annual collective customer ...

Georgian national arline, tour operators protest influx of Russian carriers

Georgian national arline, tour operators protest influx of Russian carriers

TBILISI, Georgia - A rally held by Georgian Airways in protest of the unlimited flow of Russian airlines to Georgia, was joined by Georgian tourism companies on December 11.

Record year for Czech tourism

Record year for Czech tourism

PRAGUE, Czech Republic — The number of foreign tourists visiting the Czech Republic this year will grow by 2.5 percent year-on-year to a record 8 million, according to estimates released by ...

Irish Aviation Authority warns passengers of three-hour delays

Irish Aviation Authority warns passengers of three-hour delays

DUBLIN, Ireland - Flights in the London area are returning to normal after a power failure at a major air traffic control centre caused havoc.

Technical problem affecting UK airspace

Technical problem affecting UK airspace

Heathrow airport issued the following statement on December 12, 2014 at 1531 hours: “There is a technical problem at the NATS control centre in Swanwick, which is affecting UK airspace.

European Commission updates EU air safety list

European Commission updates EU air safety list

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Today the European Commission has updated the European list of airlines subject to an operating ban or operational restrictions within the European Union (EU air safety ...

WTM "re-opens" UK & Ireland region to virtual visitors

WTM "re-opens" UK & Ireland region to virtual visitors

World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, is offering the opportunity to revisit the WTM 2014 UK & Ireland region via an interactive 360-degree online ...

Grand Hotel Cannes delivering a new era of sustainability to France’s favorite holiday destination

Grand Hotel Cannes delivering a new era of sustainability to France’s favorite holiday destination

LOS ANGELES, California -The Grand Hotel Cannes has a proud history as one of the first luxury hotels in Cannes, France.

Congress, meeting and event sector’s heart will beat in Istanbul

Congress, meeting and event sector’s heart will beat in Istanbul

Istanbul will hold one of the most important gathering in the sector of congress, meeting and event; the ACE of MICE Exhibition will take place between 26 and 28 February.

Switzerland: Returning ISIS recruit sentenced to community services

Switzerland: Returning ISIS recruit sentenced to community services

The 30-year-old recent convert to Islam, from the western Swiss canton of Vaud, had traveled to Syria late last year to join an ISIS training camp.

Madrid congresses on the upswing

Madrid congresses on the upswing

In October, Madrid gained five new congresses. Four of these pertain to the medical sector and will be held between 2015 and 2019.

Howling winds blast British Isles, Northern Europe

Howling winds blast British Isles, Northern Europe

A powerful storm moving from the Atlantic into Scandinavia this week has already unleashed vicious winds on Ireland and northern parts of the United Kingdom.

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