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Emirates breaks UK passenger record in July

Emirates breaks UK passenger record in July

29 August 2017 Airline News

Emirates has revealed that July was a record-breaking month for the airline, carrying more passengers than ever before. With over 265,000 passengers carried out of the UK throughout the month, the UK has become an increasingly important market for Emirates since 1987, when it first started operating in the UK and carried 4,000 passengers that July. 

British visitors flock to Lithuanian as Baltic tourism booms

British visitors flock to Lithuanian as Baltic tourism booms

24 March 2017 Tourism News

The number of British tourists visiting Lithuania has increased by 7.6 per cent over the past year. More than 58,200 British holidaymakers visited the destination in 2016, staying at least one night said Lithuania State Department of Tourism, making it the fifth consecutive year for growth from the UK market.

Eurostar discover British ‘traveller-selves’

Eurostar discover British ‘traveller-selves’

23 February 2017 Tourism News Rail News

Eurostar has revealed research exploring Brits’ ‘traveller-selves’. The new research shows that travellers enjoy a travel state of mind which changes attitudes to food, technology, relationships and even money as almost two thirds (65 per cent) say they transform into a version of themselves that they prefer.

India Tourism welcomes Gangadhar to London

India Tourism welcomes Gangadhar to London

India’s ministry of tourism has welcomed the appointment of C Gangadhar as assistant director at the India Tourism Office in London. Assistant director Gangadhar will accede to the role previously filled by R Sunani, who had established a strong working relationship with the UK and Ireland travel and tourism trade.