LifeStyle: Travel

These are the happiest parts of the UK, mapped

Thursday  17:10,   13 april 2017
msn

The ONS regularly release headline estimates of personal wellbeing, derived from survey data about the average score between 0 and 10 across four different criteria .These include:Life satisfactionHow worthwhile the things you do in your life are[...]

New Blackpool Pleasure Beach rollercoaster named Icon

Thursday  15:05,   13 april 2017
pressassociation

The £16.25m ride will go over and around 15 of the park’s other rides.The ride will be the UK’s first double-launch rollercoaster, propelling riders at high speed at the start and at a second point halfway through the two-and-a-half-minute[...]

Emirates Literally Just Made an Entire Commercial Trolling United Airlines

Wednesday  19:40,   12 april 2017
observer

Whoa, Emirates. The heavily-accoladed airline based in Dubai just released a new commercial on social media that is straight up savage. The entire thing is aimed at Untied Airlines, which has been in the middle of a PR nightmare since a video[...]

What airlines legally can and can't do to their passengers

Wednesday  17:20,   12 april 2017
msn

After Sundays’s shocking incident on a United Airlines flight, where a 69-year-old man was beaten and dragged off a flight that was overbooked, many people are asking questions about passenger rights.  It may seem hard to believe, but it[...]

These countries are the most dangerous for tourists

Wednesday  14:15,   12 april 2017
msn

The US state department issues travel warnings to American tourists. Some countries such as Mexico, Mali, and Israel (as well as Gaza and the West Bank) receive multiple warnings, suggesting they’re the most dangerous. Moreover, comparisons of the[...]

United Airlines: An abject lesson in how not to behave in a crisis

Wednesday  13:50,   12 april 2017
cityam

<p>What you would not have come across – even if you spent hours browsing – is a video of United chief executive Oscar Munoz offering an unconditional apology for this incident.</p>What you would not have come across – even if you spent hours[...]

Ssscary! Cleaning staff finds python in hotel room drawer

Wednesday  13:50,   12 april 2017
ap.org

WORCESTER, Mass. — A worker at a Massachusetts hotel got a slithery surprise while cleaning a room — a 5-foot ball python left in a drawer. The Telegram & Gazette reports that staff at the Marriott Residence Inn in Worcester found the snake last[...]

This Secret Service dog managed to get a seat on a plane

Wednesday  09:56,   12 april 2017
msn

In a week when airplane seats have apparently been in short supply, one lucky German Shepherd was able to nab his own seat on a flight from Palm Beach to Washington DC on Monday.&nbsp;Glimpse of Secret Service dog on flight back from Palm Beach[...]

This United Airlines Memo About The Passenger Controversy Is Completely Awful

Wednesday  09:51,   12 april 2017
refinery29

United Airlines has been embroiled in a terrible controversy since Monday, when a video of a man being violently removed from one of the company's aircrafts went viral. But now, an internal letter obtained by CNBC and other news outlets is[...]

Holiday like a celebrity at these short-haul destinations

Wednesday  09:20,   12 april 2017
hellomagazine

We've rounded up five of the best celebrity holiday hotspots that are not only affordable, but also within a short four hour flight from the UK. Paphos, Cyprus © Provided by Hello Magazine UK Paphos, Cyprus Located on the south west[...]

This is where your left over soap nuggets could end up

Tuesday  21:06,   11 april 2017
msn

One of the great perks of staying in a hotel? Those adorably small complimentary toiletries that everybody steals uses responsibly. Around the world, millions of bars of soapare disposed of in hotels. Every single day. And if you've only been[...]

Gordon Ramsay's controversial parenting: his kids are banned from flying first class with him.

Tuesday  17:11,   11 april 2017
mamamia.com.au

Gordon Ramsay is known for his tough love attitude in the kitchen and it seems like he takes the same approach to parenting. The celebrity chef won’t be leaving his multi-million dollar fortune to his four children.&nbsp;The celebrity chef won’t [...]

The new high-fliers: Private jets are taking off with millennial customers

Tuesday  12:25,   11 april 2017
cityam

Millennials may consider themselves an unlucky generation financially, but according to private jet booking platform Stratajet they still have sky-high ambitions. Literally.&nbsp;The platform consulted its database of 10,000 members and found[...]

A passenger was forcibly dragged off a plane because United Airlines overbooked his flight

Tuesday  07:20,   11 april 2017
msn

A man who refused to give up his seat on an overbooked United Airlines flight on Sunday was dragged off the plane by security.&nbsp;Four passengers on the flight scheduled from Chicago to Louisville were asked to reschedule so that United[...]

Inside the luxurious Seychelles resort where Elizabeth Hurley is holidaying

Monday  20:40,   10 april 2017
hellomagazine

Elizabeth Hurley and her son Damian are on holiday at the luxurious Six Senses Zil Pasyon resort in the Seychelles - see all the photosThe Royals actress is staying at the Six Senses Zil Pasyon resort, which features just 30 ocean pool villas and[...]