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One upside to current extra-fee-ganza - better airline food

Airline Food Improvements One upside to current extra-fee-ganza - better airline food

By Deirdre van Dyk

Airlines keep coming up with creative ways to tick people off. Spirit Airlines announced this month that it will start charging passengers as much as $45 to bring a carry-on bag.

Are your food odors strong enough to drop the oxygen masks?

Meal Etiquette In The Sky Are your food odors strong enough to drop the oxygen masks?

By eTN Staff Writer

Food, or the lack of it on many flights, has become a big issue for fliers these days as airlines continue to eliminate complimentary meals in economy class on most domestic routes.

Continental Airlines is changing its tune on food

Continental To Charge For Meals Continental Airlines is changing its tune on food

By HARRY R. WEBER

ATLANTA — Attention coach passengers.

Rock and roll band will literally play for food

Giving Away The Money They Earn Rock and roll band will literally play for food

By eTN Staff Writer

When Utah-based rock band The Yarrow first got paid for a performance, the band quickly realized they weren’t going to be able to do much with the small amount of money they received; instead, ...

Bahrain Food and Hospitality Expo a resounding success

Exhibitors Already Booking Larger Stands For 2011 Bahrain Food and Hospitality Expo a resounding success

By eTN Staff Writer

Bahrain International Food & Hospitality Expo 2010 is hailed as a major success as it concluded a three-day run at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre (BIECC) with ...

Food hygiene and basic health and safety within catering industry a big attraction at Food and Hospitality Expo

Workshop Aims To Raise Safety Standards Food hygiene and basic health and safety within catering industry a big attraction at Food and Hospitality Expo

By eTN Staff Writer

TUV NORD, Bahrain hadover 190 applicants registered for a workshop to learn about the requirements of the International Food Safety Management Systems Standards, held during the first day at Food ...

His Royal Highness opens Food and Hospitality Expo

Kingdom Of Bahrain His Royal Highness opens Food and Hospitality Expo

By eTN Staff Writer

His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, inaugurated the second annual Food & Hospitality Expo, which was held under his patronage at ...

Bahrain Food and Hospitality showcase opens today

Impressive Second Showing Bahrain Food and Hospitality showcase opens today

By eTN Staff Writer

Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, and organized by Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority (BECA), the ...

Premier Food and Hospitality Expo opens tomorrow in Bahrain

Second Annual Event Has Doubled In Size Premier Food and Hospitality Expo opens tomorrow in Bahrain

By eTN Staff Writer

Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, and organized by Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority (BECA), the ...

Peru delights gastronomical tourists

Gastronomical Tourism Peru delights gastronomical tourists

LIMA - There are already quite a number of theme tours in the category of cultural tourism; eco-tourism is a popular example.

If you are in Kampala and just gotta have your pizza

Finding The Best Pizza In Uganda If you are in Kampala and just gotta have your pizza

By Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

A long-standing dispute by Kampala’s food critics over who produces the best pizza in Kampala was settled recently when a group of judges, comprised of amongst others, Uganda’s leading media ...

Bahrain’s Food and Hospitality Expo 2010 grows by more than 100 percent

Annual Gathering Of Industry Professionals Bahrain’s Food and Hospitality Expo 2010 grows by more than 100 percent

By eTN Staff Writer

Under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, and organized by Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority (BECA), the ...

Bahrain’s Food and Hospitality Expo 2010 to feature renowned pastry maker Tariq Pastries

Lebanese Pastry Shop Bahrain’s Food and Hospitality Expo 2010 to feature renowned pastry maker Tariq Pastries

By eTN Staff Writer

Tariq Pastries, the first Lebanese pastry shop in the Kingdom of Bahrain, will exhibit its handmade, high-quality cakes, Arabic sweets, and other food products at the second annual Food and ...

How U.S. airlines rate on the nutrition scale

Airline Food How U.S. airlines rate on the nutrition scale

By Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz

When nutrition advocate Charles Stuart Platkin conceived of his airline food rankings 10 years ago, the average coach dinner had 1,054 calories, about as much as a McDonald's Big Mac and large ...

Baboons rob South Africa's tourists

Furry Felons Baboons rob South Africa's tourists

Visitors to South Africa's premier holiday destination who are worried about becoming victims of the country's high crime rate could find themselves instead robbed by a more furry kind of felon: ...

Experience the foods of New Zealand and Australia on the high seas

Wine & Food Cruise Experience the foods of New Zealand and Australia on the high seas

By eTN Staff Writer

The epicurean appeal of New Zealand and Australia will take to the seas when Crystal Cruises showcases food from the region on March 30 during a 12-day Wine & Food Experiences of Discovery ...

St. Bart's: Tiny Caribbean jewel for Francophiles, foodies and fashionistas

St. Barthelemy St. Bart's: Tiny Caribbean jewel for Francophiles, foodies and fashionistas

By SOFIA MANNOS

Wheels up at the island of St. Maarten and we skim across the waters of the French West Indies to St. Barthelemy — a tiny Caribbean jewel for Francophiles, foodies and fashionistas.

Hawaii homegrown website is regional food resource for visitors

ShareYourTable.com Hawaii homegrown website is regional food resource for visitors

By eTN Staff Writer

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Visitors planning a Hawaii vacation can learn about regional foods at www.ShareYourTable.com.

Evolution of airline food

Airline Food Evolution of airline food

If you were a TWA first-class passenger traveling from Washington, D.C., to San Francisco, California, in October 1970, your menu read more like a feast for the Sun King than a precooked meal ...

Find Thai culture, food, and crafts at Destination Thailand

Family Weekend Event Find Thai culture, food, and crafts at Destination Thailand

By eTN Staff Writer

Destination Thailand, a Thailand theme fair, is being organized for September 26-28 from 11:00 am to 9:30 pm at 2009 at Select Citywalk, Saket, New Delhi.

Special offers for California Wine Month announced

California Wine Month Special offers for California Wine Month announced

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Summer vacation may be over for the kids, but adults can still play this September with special offers for California Wine Month.

Calling all travel foodies

Crystal Cruises Calling all travel foodies

By eTN Staff Writer

"One of the most enjoyable ways to immerse oneself in a destination and culture is with food," said Toni Neumeister, vice president, food and beverage operations for Crystal Cruises.

American Airlines hires wine expert

American Airlines American Airlines hires wine expert

By bizjournals.com

American Airlines has brought on board wine expert Ken Chase, with plans to improve its wine service on flights.

The travel diet, tips for eating right on the road

Travel Diet The travel diet, tips for eating right on the road

By Paul Eisenberg, foxnews.com

One of the more enduring selling points of travel is the promise of leaving much of our day-to-day routine at home. The part of it we too often leave behind, however, is our healthy diet.

In-flight food: Heaven or hell on a tray?

Airline Food In-flight food: Heaven or hell on a tray?

By cnn.com

LONDON, England - The "crime scene cookies", "baaji custard" and "sponge shafts" depicted in Oliver Beale's letter of complaint to Virgin Atlantic struck a chord worldwide.

Virgin complaint letter: Author of Virgin letter offered chance as airline's food tester

Virgin Atlantic Virgin complaint letter: Author of Virgin letter offered chance as airline's food tester

By telegraph.co.uk

A passenger who wrote an amusing complaint letter to Virgin Atlantic has been invited by Sir Richard Branson to select the food and wines for future Virgin flights.

Maui Community College to host renowned Smithsonian exhibition

Key Ingredients: America By Food Maui Community College to host renowned Smithsonian exhibition

By eTN Staff Writer

KAHULUI, Maui, HI — Key Ingredients: America by Food, a renowned Smithsonian traveling art exhibition, will be on display at the University of Hawaii - Maui Community College (UH-Maui CC) campus ...

Bahrain Food & Hospitality Expo runs next week

Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority Bahrain Food & Hospitality Expo runs next week

By eTN Staff Writer

The Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority (BECA) is set to open the Food and Hospitality Expo 2009 next week.

Bahrain to host inaugural International Food & Hospitality Expo 2009

Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority Bahrain to host inaugural International Food & Hospitality Expo 2009

By eTN Staff Writer

MANAMA - Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority (BECA) will stage the first Food & Hospitality Expo 2009 (The Gulf’s International Food and Hospitality Exhibition) from January 13-15, ...

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