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Etihad brings Dreamliner to Abu Dhabi–Geneva route

Etihad Airways launched its flagship Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the Abu Dhabi–Geneva route earlier, as the launch of the summer schedule. Geneva is the second Swiss destination after Zurich served by Etihad Airways’ next generation aircraft which is fast becoming the backbone of the Abu Dhabi-based carrier’s long-haul fleet. The …

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WTTC: Last year best on record for tourism sector

The annual Economic Impact Research from the World Travel & Tourism Council, released today, shows that tourism was responsible for the creation of seven million new jobs worldwide last year. The report also shows that 2017 was a bumper year for the global sector, which grew at 4.6 per cent, …

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Airlines Expand Service to Cuba

After taking a series of hits last year, including a difficult hurricane season, confusing messaging about the accessibility of travel to Cuba by Americans, and a strongly worded travel warning from the U.S. Department of State, Cuba reported that travel by Americans has declined. Things already seemed gloomy last spring, …

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Vacation Your Summer Away in Carlsbad

Maybe the most underrated vacation destination in San Diego County and a quick Amtrak ride from Los Angeles, Carlsbad is bordered by Oceanside, Vista, San Marcos, and Encinitas. You may know it as that one SoCal town parents take their lego-loving kids to, but there’s so much more to the …

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British Airways takes off for Phoenix, Arizona

British Airways has announced it is bringing back an additional non-stop flight between London and Phoenix, Arizona, beginning today. The flag-carrier will initially operate the service on Tuesdays and Fridays, and on May 6th an additional Sunday flight will commence. This added service, which will be available through October, helps …

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