Category: TRAVEL

Air Canada to increase direct flights to Dubai

Air Canada to increase direct flights to Dubai

Air Canada plans to increase its direct flights to Dubai from Toronto ahead of Expo 2020, the Canada Expo 2020 organisers has announced. "This fall, @aircanada will be increasing its direct flights to Dubai from Toronto. One more reason to look forward to Expo2020!, the official account of Canada's participation in the upcoming mega event tweeted. As the

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18 movies to watch before you travel the world

18 movies to watch before you travel the world

It's time to explore. There's still time to travel this summer. If you're like me, you've got dozens of places in mind, including choices influenced by pop culture . Some travelers even plans their trips around movie landmarks and immortalize their stops on Instagram. But it's not all superficial. Movies can actually give you a sense of a country's past and

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Top six destinations for skill-focused travel

Top six destinations for skill-focused travel

There are many different reasons people choose to travel – whether that’s for a relaxing break, to visit a bucket-list destination, seeing friends and family further afield, or to learn a new skill. As uncovered as part of the 2019 Travel Predictions by online travel agency Booking.com, over half (54%) of global travellers agree that travelling has taught

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The 50 best restaurants in the world in 2019

The 50 best restaurants in the world in 2019

The 50 best restaurants in the world have been revealed. The annual World's 50 Best Restaurants list is a ranking based on the opinions of international chefs, food writers, and "travelling gourmets." As part of a new rule for 2019, restaurants that have placed first in the past can no longer be featured on the list. Visit Business Insider's homepage for

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Paris planning flying taxis by 2024

Paris planning flying taxis by 2024

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus is working with French transport operator RATP Group to explore the feasibility of "vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) vehicles" to operate in the French capital, hoping to bring the air taxis to Paris in time for the 2024 Olympic Games. The feasibility study, launched in partnership with airport operator Groupe ADP, the Paris

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Seventh taxi firm begins operations in Dubai

Seventh taxi firm begins operations in Dubai

Acacus said in a statement that it is in talks with Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority and Dubai Taxi Corporation. Dubai’s seventh taxi franchise – and its first Chinese taxi firm – began operations on Wednesday, bringing an additional 100 taxis to the emirate’s fleet of cabs. The firm, Oneroad Taxi, plans to expand its fleet to at least 2,000 vehicles by

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2019 World Airline Awards announced

2019 World Airline Awards announced

Qatar Airways is voted the World’s Best Airline for the fifth time at the 2019 World Airline Awards. Airline leaders and top airline management from across the globe attended the 2019 World Airline Awards. It held at

Paris Air Show

to receive their accolades voted for by customers.

Qatar Airways scooped the top award the

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Cheap Summer Travel: 23 Best Places To Go Now

Cheap Summer Travel: 24 Best Places To Go Now

Ashley Renne, an expert in sustainable travel, is pictured in Porto, Portugal, one of the best (and cheapest!) places to travel this summer. Photo courtesy of Ashley Renne Summer travel season is here, which usually means big crowds, inflated prices and higher airfares . The good news is that in 2019, gas prices are on the decline . But that only gets you so

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Where to stay in Seoul for the most smashing decor

Where to stay in Seoul for the most smashing decor

SEOUL has got some pretty sick stuff. It has vibrant parties and cutting-edge fashion . And, of course, lots of attractive people . More than that, Seoul has awesome hospitality . Not only can this city show you a good time, but it also has myriad hotel chains that will leave you spoilt for choice. But if you are looking for a different stay on your next

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This Breathtaking Café Made Entirely Out of Cardboard Shows Just How Eco-Friendly Architecture Can Be

This Breathtaking Café Made Entirely Out of Cardboard Shows Just How Eco-Friendly Architecture Can Be

This newly-opened café in India is proving that cardboard is not just for boxing up your possessions on moving day. The “Cardboard Café” is a restaurant in Mumbai that is made entirely out of corrugated cardboard. Except for the kitchen area, everything in the café from the tables and walls to the light fixtures and menu holders are made out of recyclable

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19 best places to travel for the summer of 2019

19 best places to travel for the summer of 2019

(CNN) — If you're still deciding where to take your summer vacation, 2019 brings major anniversaries, new flight routes, buzzy museum openings and more. The surreal landscape is actually leftover salt from ancient lakes. Flooding from today's nearby lakes during the rainy season (November-March) results in a reflective surface that is every photographer's

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Tokyo’s 10 Best Value Craft Beer Bars

Tokyo’s 10 Best Value Craft Beer Bars

The cheapest way to enjoy a glass of craft in Tokyo is to buy some at a bottle shop and drink it either outside or at home. However, if you want to sample some rarer brews or you can’t convince your friends to hang out with you in the park regularly, then one of the more reasonably priced Tokyo craft beer bars listed below may be what you are looking for. As

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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants & 50 Best Bars

https://youtu.be/UcvcdIf-5CM The Old Man in Hong Kong, China has topped the fourth annual Asia's 50 Best Bars list, announced at Asia's 50 Best Bars 2019 awards ceremony at the Capitol Theatre in Singapore on May 9th. Discover the list in 50 mouthwatering pictures! No.1 - The Old Man, Hong Kong, China No.2 - Manhattan, Singapore, Singapore No.3 -

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Ain Dubai will be completed in time for Expo 2020

Ain Dubai will be completed in time for Expo 2020

Meraas confirmed that Ain Dubai will be completed in time for Expo 2020 Dubai celebrations. Standing at over 250 metres high, the structure will be over 200 percent taller than the first ever Ferris wheel, demonstrating Meraas’ continuous desire to push the boundaries of what’s possible with modern engineering and construction. Meraas also confirmed that the

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Chef Tim Anderson’s Top 10 Tokyo Restaurants

Chef Tim Anderson’s Top 10 Tokyo Restaurants

Samuel Johnson famously said that if you’re tired of London, you’re tired of life. I wonder what he would have said about Tokyo, a city so massive and dense that it makes London look like a charming provincial village. Truly, if you’re tired of Tokyo, you must be either resolutely impossible to please, or else just overwhelmed. For Tokyo is endlessly

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Hyatt Announces Plans for Andaz Dubai The Palm

Hyatt Announces Plans for Andaz Dubai The Palm

The property will mark the first Andaz branded hotel in Dubai and the second in the United Arab Emirates Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced yesterday that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with wasl Asset Management Group for the development of an Andaz branded hotel on the Palm Jumeirah. Occupying prime real estate on the

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Dubai's top ten new venues 2019

Dubai’s top ten new venues 2019

Cove Beach Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai channels the energy of Las Vegas through its swanky club Cove Beach. The popular beach club was previously housed at Jumeirah Beach Hotel, but has made itself at home at this swanky new resort. Multiple pools, multiple lounging and dining areas, a pristine beach and choppy waves combine with the sounds of laid-back

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