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Breaking Travel News investigates: Tourism in Georgia

Breaking Travel News investigates: Tourism in Georgia

Sitting on the south-eastern edge of Europe, at the cross-roads with Asia, Georgia has often been overlooked by international travellers. Now, following a concerted campaign by the national tourist board, that is beginning to change as the unique wine, fine food, and fantastic sights begin to receive their dues. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole finds out more.

5 Tips to Surviving a Long Flight

5 Tips to Surviving a Long Flight

Are you wondering how long flights to Tel Aviv are? 10 hours and 30 minutes. That is how long a flight from New York to Tel Aviv is. It sounds like an exceptionally long flight, but there are worse. There are 15-hour long flights, even 27-hour longer. But then again, half an hour of waiting in line is already testing my patience.

Prime Minister Stefan Löfven Lists His 5 Favourite Things to Do in the Countryside

Prime Minister Stefan Löfven Lists His 5 Favourite Things to Do in the Countryside

It was just last month that the whole of Sweden was put on Airbnb by Visit Sweden and now Prime Minister Stefan Löfven has made an official statement in which he expresses his enthusiasm and hope for the Freedom to Roam campaign, as well as listing his five favourite things to do while exploring the rich and lush countryside of Sweden. The Prime Minister emphasizes the fact that the tourism industry and the government are working together to promote Sweden as the natural wonder, which it so clearly is.

The Largest Airport In The World To Open In 2019 In Beijing

The Largest Airport In The World To Open In 2019 In Beijing

The world’s largest airport is going to open in Beijing in 2019 and it is the work of the late renowned architect Zaha Hadid. The brand new airport claims to be the biggest, according to a report released by Reuters with the unofficial current name Beijing New Airport.

Cruise Myths Debunked

Cruise Myths Debunked

When you’re booking a different type of holiday for the first time, it’s natural that a thousand and one questions are going to be whirling around your head. Will you like it? Will it be money well spent? Will the food be good? What will the other guests be like? (You get the point!) But it’s worth taking the plunge, because it could end up being the trip of a lifetime! And if you don’t try it, you’ll never know.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Expo 2017, Astana

Breaking Travel News investigates: Expo 2017, Astana

Expo 2017 is underway in Astana, capital of the central Asian republic of Kazakhstan. As part of a tour of the country with flag-carrier Air Astana, Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole here visits the show and assesses its impact on tourism in this fast developing destination.

Over 50% of Brits look to long-haul holidays over EU post-Brexit

Over 50% of Brits look to long-haul holidays over EU post-Brexit

With much uncertainty ahead about how the UK’s Brexit negotiations will play out and the pound still weak, a new poll reveals that more than half of Brits are looking to travel long-haul rather than to European destinations in light of the upcoming divorce from the EU.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Air Astana

Breaking Travel News investigates: Air Astana

With Kazakhstan seeking to build its global profile with the hosting of Expo 2017, national flag-carrier Air Astana is taking its chance in the spotlight. Here Breaking Travel News examines the growing airline and asks if a bright future may be just around the corner.