LifeStyle: Travel

It’s so hot in Phoenix that airplanes can’t fly

Thursday  10:21,   22 june 2017
The Washington Post

A record-breaking heat wave is sweeping the Southwest.There are certain truths that accompany summer in Phoenix: Triple-digit temperatures persist well past sundown. It’s not considered abnormal to drive with oven mitts or ice packs in the car. And[...]

Airbus Reveals Design to Give Passengers More Room

Thursday  10:21,   22 june 2017
Travel + Leisure

Airbus has plans to make airplane cabins more passenger-friendly, whether you’re traveling on their largest or their smallest aircraft. The big news for passengers from the Paris Air Show happening this week is that the aircraft manufacturer is[...]

And the world's new No.1 airline for 2017 is ...

Wednesday  13:21,   21 june 2017
USA TODAY

Qatar Airways was tabbed as the world's best airline in 2017, according to the annual World Airline Awards published by Skytrax. Qatar Airways was tabbed as the world's best airline in 2017, according to the annual World Airline Awards[...]

Turbulence injures multiple passengers on flight: officials

Wednesday  09:20,   21 june 2017
CBS News

<p>At least ten people experienced turbulence-related injuries during a United Airlines flight on Tuesday, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV in Houston reports.</p>The plane was traveling from Panama City, Panama to George Bush Intercontinental Airport in [...]

Two adult elephants rescue calf from drowning at zoo

Wednesday  08:30,   21 june 2017
New York Daily News

Incredible video taken at a zoo shows two adult elephants coming to the rescue of a baby calf.Tusk you very[...]

Canada airports ban ads helping bumped passengers: ad company

Wednesday  08:30,   21 june 2017
AFP

Canada's two largest airports in Montreal and Toronto have banned ads from a company that helps passengers bumped from overbooked flights to get compensation from airlines, the company's president said Tuesday.Flight Claim posted billboards[...]

Total Jerk Steals Rare Mummified Human Toe From Yukon Bar

Tuesday  23:31,   20 june 2017
Huffington Post Canada

The Downtown Hotel in Dawson City, Yukon is in a bit of a toe jam. You see, it's missing a toe. A very special, rare, mummified toe that is vital to the bar's most infamous drink — the Sourtoe Cocktail. According to the Vancouver Sun, the[...]

Drunk, Naked Idiots Have Ruined Rome's Famous Fountains For Everyone

Tuesday  18:51,   20 june 2017
Esquire UK

Nice things, we cannot[...]

The Countries With the Cheapest and Most Expensive Flights

Tuesday  14:36,   20 june 2017
Travel + Leisure

The Countries With the Cheapest and Most Expensive FlightsThe study includes low-cost and full-service airlines, during both peak and off-peak dates, with average ticket costs calculated per 100 kilometers or about 62 miles[...]

Baby Born on Indian Airline Given A Lifetime Of Free Travel

Tuesday  09:40,   20 june 2017
MSN

Baby Born on Indian Airline Given A Lifetime Of Free TravelJet Airways announced the generous birthday present after its future jet-setter was delivered on one of their flights from Saudi Arabia to India on Sunday, CNN[...]

Flight Attendants Say Angry Passengers Are Creating a Big Safety Problem on Planes

Tuesday  08:50,   20 june 2017
Time

Flight Attendants Say Angry Passengers Are Creating a Big Safety Problem on PlanesThe fury has died down, but the rash of viral confrontations on airplanes is still very much on flight attendants’ minds. They are demoralized and anxious, afraid of[...]

Turns Out, THIS Is The Most Disgusting Place On An Airplane

Monday  19:57,   19 june 2017
Refinery29

We always have a sneaking suspicion that there are things the flight attendants aren't telling us when we hop on a plane. This isn't rooted in paranoia as much as in wanting to know all the secrets and inner workings of the tin cans we fly[...]

"I'm calling it: this is the best money you can spend in an airport."

Monday  16:31,   19 june 2017
Mamamia

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Free flights for baby born mid-air

Monday  16:25,   19 june 2017
BBC News

Jet Airways told the BBC that the baby and the mother were in good health.The crew and a passenger, who was a trained nurse, helped deliver the baby at 35,000 feet (10,688 metres) after a woman went into premature[...]

This Sleepy Florida Beach Town Is Home to the Most Amazing Architectural Hideaways

Monday  11:50,   19 june 2017
Architectural Digest

This Sleepy Florida Beach Town Is Home to the Most Amazing Architectural HideawaysThe Don[...]