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Chengdu brings Giant Panda campaign to London

Chengdu brings Giant Panda campaign to London

Tourism officials of Chengdu, the hometown of the Giant Panda, are promoting the ancient city during the London 2012 Olympics to promote the city as a tourist and holiday destination. London Taxi Advertising contacted the tourism office to promote the effectiveness of Taxi Advertising and recommended the Outdoor Format to promote the diverse business and cultural city to the international audience in London during the Olympics.

London hotels welcome guests for the Diamond Jubilee

London hotels welcome guests for the Diamond Jubilee

2 June 2012 Focus

As thousands of international and domestic visitors descend upon London to participate in the Jubilee celebrations, Breaking Travel News catches up with some of London’s top hotels to find out how business is faring for them during this festive period and what they have planned to mark the occasion.

British Airways launches London City services

British Airways launches London City services

2 June 2012 Airline News

British Airways is serving up a feast of six new flights from London City Airport this summer with the first of the new services taking off to Mahon in Menorca. The addition of the new routes means a total of 23 destinations in the UK, Europe and the USA will be served by British Airways from London City Airport.

Make merry this Christmas at the EDF Energy London Eye

Make merry this Christmas at the EDF Energy London Eye

22 May 2012 Tourism News

The EDF Energy London Eye, London’s most iconic landmark, is delighted to offer its newest experience for Christmas 2012, the London Eye Barracuda. The beautiful vintage cruiser is available for private hire allowing guests to celebrate the Christmas festivities and take in London’s stunning views from a different perspective on the River Thames.

Olympic Torch begins UK tour

Olympic Torch begins UK tour

19 May 2012 Tourism News

The Olympic Flame has started its 70-day tour of the UK in the run-up to the London 2012 Games. The Torch will travel an estimated 8,000 miles around the UK giving thousands of communities and individuals their moment to shine as the Olympic Flame comes to a place near them.

Visitors descend upon UK capital for London Marathon

Visitors descend upon UK capital for London Marathon

22 April 2012 Tourism News

Visitors and athletes are descending on London today for the 2012 Virgin London Marathon. More than 37,500 runners – including athletes, joggers, celebrities, world record breakers and charity fundraisers - have registered to participate in the race.

Caribbean Airlines set to commence London to Trinidad service

Caribbean Airlines set to commence London to Trinidad service

27 March 2012 Airline News

Caribbean Airlines is launching flights from Piarco, Trinidad to Gatwick, London, with four weekly non-stop flights on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, starting 14 June 2012. Tickets for the new service, which be operated by a 767 – 300 ER aircraft, will go on sale today.

EDF Energy London Eye announces first new technical addition to capsules in 11 years

EDF Energy London Eye announces first new technical addition to capsules in 11 years

23 January 2012 Press Release Travel Technology News Tourism News

Today, the EDF Energy London Eye is delighted to announce its brand new in-capsule experience, which will be available to all guests who visit London’s most iconic landmark. The London Eye’s capsules are now complete with state of the art Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 devices, displaying bespoke content created by LMC design and Henry Stuart Photography exclusively for the London Eye.