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Six Affordable Foreign Travel Destinations to Use Your Yearly Leave in 2017

Six Affordable Foreign Travel Destinations to Use Your Yearly Leave in 2017

Well, if your anniversary is round the corner or your birthday bells are ringing or even if there is no reason, just plan a vacation that’s outside India and within your budget limits. The whole idea is to tell you that the memories that you will create will last forever and a good refreshing vacation with your family and loved ones can be one of the best ways to rejuvenate your body and senses. Moreover, 2017 has several long weekends, which means all wanderlust bitten can go on a quick getaway.

Comarch Loyalty Management Introduces Selectable Benefits

Comarch Loyalty Management Introduces Selectable Benefits

In Frequent Flyer Programs, special privileges and benefits have always been associated with an elite tier membership, which to be obtained usually requires loyalty program members to fulfill more and more higher conditions, like number of flights flown and distance covered during a qualification period.

Breaking Travel News interview: Olga Rodellar, company director, Habitat Apartments

Breaking Travel News interview: Olga Rodellar, company director, Habitat Apartments

Home to tourist apartments across some of Europe’s, Habitat Apartments last year took the title of Spain’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand for the third consecutive time at the World Travel Awards. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole sits down with company director Olga Rodellar to discuss the win, how the Spanish tourism market is developing, and the brand’s ambitions for 2017.

Breaking Travel News interview: Alessandro Cabella, general manager, Rome Cavalieri

Breaking Travel News interview: Alessandro Cabella, general manager, Rome Cavalieri

Waldorf Astoria’s Rome Cavalieri - the Grand Dame of Italian hotels - is currently undergoing a multi-million pound refurbishment, taking in the public areas, executive lounge, suites and spa at the famous property. As work continues, Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole here chats with Alessandro Cabella, general manager of the hotel, to discuss his ambitions for the project.

Safety Trips For When You Are Travelling By Plane

Safety Trips For When You Are Travelling By Plane

Safety is always very important when you travel. Although aviation security is higher than it ever was, this does not mean that you do not have to play your part. Airline travel safety is particularly important when you fly abroad. The airlines have various different restrictions that are enforced and as the passenger you will need to remember some things. Here is what you should always remember.

Betsoft Gaming signs partnership deal with Eurobet

Betsoft Gaming signs partnership deal with Eurobet

Betsoft Gaming signs partnership deal with Eurobet, which demonstrates the manner in which the industry is expanding and becoming more connected. These two companies will pool their resources in a way that is sure to create a lot of really exciting products. Many people in the industry are excited about what these two companies will be able to accomplish together. Both companies have certainly accomplished a great deal separately, and their accomplishments together should be that much more impressive as a result.

International Travel Tips for an Unpredictable Political Environment

International Travel Tips for an Unpredictable Political Environment

No matter how experienced you are as a world traveler, changing political landscapes can alter your plans far more than changes in physical landscapes. The world as an object doesn’t change much day to day. But the people who govern it and create its laws change all the time. Lately, the new American Presidential administration headed by Donald J. Trump has changed the way people travel to and from the United States. If you have a plane to catch to some distant land during the next few months, you are likely wondering what new changes will be instituted between now and then.

Greenland - The land beyond imagination, yet unexplored

Greenland - The land beyond imagination, yet unexplored

Greenland is the largest non-continental island. It’s almost completely made up of ice with no surface below it. Greenland is the coldest inhabited place on the planet. This is interesting because the living conditions are quite hostile. Temperatures stoop down to –40 degree Celsius in the winters.

Breaking Travel News interview: Juha Järvinen, chief commercial officer, Finnair

Breaking Travel News interview: Juha Järvinen, chief commercial officer, Finnair

Rapidly developing its position as an air bridge between Europe and Asia, Finnair recorded its ninth consecutive quarterly results improvement in late 2016. With the carrier in buoyant mood, chief commercial officer Juha Järvinen here chats with Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole about the opportunities and challenges on the horizon for 2017.

Personal Cybersecurity for Jetsetters and Businesspeople

Personal Cybersecurity for Jetsetters and Businesspeople

A phone with dual SIM capabilities can be a real advantage for people that travel a lot. Even for business people in their own country, a dual SIM can be a great way of getting two separate phones under one hood. With a dual SIM phone, people can keep their business and private calls separate (if for example business calls get paid by the boss but personal ones don’t). The result is that people don’t need to carry around two phones with them: which halves the possibility of theft or loss.