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Barbara Steur of Amsterdam says she knows a bargain when she sees one. The U.S.
Lufthansa (the "Group") remains on course with an improved operating result - during the first six months of 2008, the Group increased its offer and sales.
DUBLIN - Irish airline Aer Lingus is refusing to honour an online offer which mistakenly sold business class transatlantic flights for five euros (eight dollars, four pounds), a spokesman said Thursday.The flights would normally sell for 1,775 euros one way, said Enda Corneille, Aer Lingus director of corporate affairs who apologised to the customers concerned.
The dollar's sharp drop on currency markets, along with economic doldrums in the United States are taking their toll on American tourists and expatriates overseas. Even Paris has seen a 10 percent decline in its number-one foreign visitor.
With the US dollar falling to record lows against the Euro, shopkeepers in New York and Washington have begun accepting the foreign currency.Their decision is largely motivated by the increasing number of European visitors coming to America.But these small business owners are also keen to build up a bankroll of a stronger currency for themselves.