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What’s the world’s best airline in 2024? Three European carriers made it into the top 10

The world’s best airlines have been revealed in survey of 21 million passengers. Three European carriers make top 10. ADVERTISEMENT Smiling service,  snacks, and a great movie selection: these small things make hours spent on a plane just a little more bearable. But the experience can vary wildly depending on which carrier you pick.  So…

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Top 5 Tips for a Sustainable Summer Vacation: Eco-Friendly Travel Ideas

As summer approaches, you’re likely itching to travel. This year, consider making your vacation a time for relaxation, adventure and a chance to contribute positively to the environment. Eco-friendly travel is a growing trend focusing on sustainability and conservation. Here are some ideas to help you plan an eco-friendly vacation this summer. 1. Embrace Minimalist…

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Why the US is the top country for tourism in 2024

Getty Images (Credit: Getty Images) A new report published by the World Economic Forum highlights the nation’s promotion of natural and cultural resources and commitment to sustainability and tourism. Though it’s been a bumpy four years for the travel industry, international tourist arrivals are finally set to reach pre-pandemic levels in 2024. But continued global…

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10 top tips for planning your 2027 solar eclipse trip

Are you preparing for the “eclipse of the century”? Once word gets out about the landmark total solar eclipse on Aug. 2, 2027, you can bet that thousands of eclipse chasers will plan a trip to the path of totality. Perhaps the biggest draw of this landmark solar eclipse is the length of totality, which…

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Travelling to a European country with dengue? Top tips to keep tiger-mosquitoes at bay

Local and imported cases of the virus soared last year – here’s how to keep safe. ADVERTISEMENT A rise in dengue fever cases across Europe isn’t the most comfortable pre-holiday news but there are ways to reduce the risk of infection.  New data from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) shows that…

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Chinese tourists become world’s top spenders amid international travel recovery

The world’s tourism sector reached an estimated $3.3 trillion, equivalent to 3% of global GDP in 2023, according to United Nations figures for the year, and China is back in the number one spot for international spending. Spending Chinese travellers spent $196.5 billion abroad in 2023, that’s over $45 billion ahead of their closest rivals…

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Best travel guitars 2024: top acoustic and electric options

We guitarists are supremely lucky – we already play an instrument that we can take and play anywhere with us. Let’s face it, drummers already look at us with envy at our relative portability. However, the best travel guitars enhance and refine that concept further to offer the ultimate in portability without compromising on tone…

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