Stephen Hawking plans space travel

The scientist, 75, said the Virgin boss had offered him a seat. Professor Stephen Hawking has said he is planning to travel into space on Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic. The physicist and cosmologist, 75, said he had not expected to have the opportunity to experience space but that the …

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Scottish Thistle Awards 2016-2017 winners

And the winners are…. Do you ask yourself what’s Scottish Thistle Awards? Well it’s like Oscar, but in tourism, but in Scotland The 2016 / 2017 National Winners were announced at the National Final on 16th March at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre. Category Winner  Location Best Accommodation Provider Mill of …

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Alitalia Board approves 2017-2019 business plan

€1 billion cost reductions by 2019 Revenue to increase 30 per cent by 2019 Profitability by 2019 Fleet reduced by 20 narrow-body aircraft New competitive proposition for short and medium-haul aircraft fleet   Rome, 15 March 2017 – Alitalia’s Board of Directors today approved the airline’s turnaround business plan which …

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Best airports of 2017 unveiled at World Airport Awards

Singapore Changi Airport has been named as the World’s Best Airport by air travellers for the fifth consecutive year, at the 2017 Skytrax World Airport Awards at Passenger Terminal EXPO in Amsterdam on 14th March 2017. Attending the awards ceremony were the CEO’s, Chairmen, Presidents and Top management from airports …

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Italy, a land of art and history

Italy has been, since antiquity, the centre of history, culture and art. Our museums, collections and archaeological sites reveal countless tokens of the past and the many civilizations that have passed across this country, evidence of which is still inextricably woven into the present day landscape. Artistic wonders can be …

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Survey of foreign travelers visiting Japan

The JTA conducted a survey of foreign travelers visiting Japan about the welcoming environment Based on the “New Tourism Strategy to Invigorate the Japanese Economy” (drawn up on March 30, 2016), in anticipation of 2020 and beyond, in order to realize a “world-class tourist destination,” it is necessary to promote …

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Greece Flavour of Spring

Thanks to the mediterranean climate Greek herbs and vegetables have mouthwatering flavours and most stupendous colours. Feel the freshness of spring’s special recipes; peas, beans, spinach, artichokes, carrots, onions, asparagus, radishes, beets, lettuce, dill and wild mountain greens served with meat or fish, raw or cooked, just take your pick. …

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