Posts Tagged ‘ British Airways ’

French strikes tomorrow

Dec 4th, 2019 | By

From tomorrow morning there will be a strike which will cover all means of transport to and within France.



Where are the travel companies?

Nov 21st, 2019 | By

Are travel companies not telling us of the innovations and customer satisfaction claims or are they being outperformed by other companies?



BA comes top – twice

Nov 9th, 2019 | By
image of a British Airways plane

Much more interesting than the Engine study is that by Awario which aseesses customer satisfc ation in a non-traditional way.



BA and a brewery story

Aug 26th, 2019 | By
tal fins of British Airways planes

If there was a customer service award for the most cocked-up bit of business then BA would surely walk away it!



Saturday snippets: 27th July 2019

Jul 27th, 2019 | By

Adrian takes a quick tour to see how countries are faring this year.



What about the passengers?

Jul 8th, 2019 | By
tal fins of British Airways planes

If individuals are placing confidence and trust in organisations then when the worst happens, they should receive a portion of any fines.



What’s hot: May 2019

May 1st, 2019 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



Saturday snippets: 16th of February 2019

Feb 16th, 2019 | By

A jumbo jet arruves at a hotel near Amsterdam, Ryanair starts a loyalty club and BA begins its centenary celebrations



Saturday snippets: January of 12th 2019

Jan 12th, 2019 | By

Adrian thinks he has only seen the sun twice since Christmas so Grenada and Toulouse are more appealing than some of the news that is around at the moment



When is the “great” getaway?

Dec 20th, 2018 | By
Gatwick

Wherever you are going – and particularly those using Gatwick – good luck!



What’s hot: December 2018

Dec 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



Saturday snippets: 13th October 2018

Oct 13th, 2018 | By
the Acropolis at night

Destinations are pointing out what a good summer it has been for them. But a VAT increase in Ireland may deter UK tourists from visiting the Republic.



What’s hot: October 2018

Oct 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot (and what’s not) in the travel world right now



Cheaper Atlantic flights?

Mar 2nd, 2018 | By

Norwegian and Wow Air have been providing cheaper flights to the USA for a while. Now BA, American, Iberia and Finnair are set to join in.



What’s hot: March 2018

Mar 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Saturday snippets: 3rd February 2018

Feb 3rd, 2018 | By

Ziplining in Ras Al Khaimah, passport price increases and learing that we are creatue of habit when travelling took Adrian’s attention this week.



Saturday snippets: 20th January 2018

Jan 20th, 2018 | By
carnival in venice

The Venice Carnival and the Bayeux Tapestry are two of the news stories of the week that attracted Adrian’s attention.



A traveller’s tale of Heathrow

Dec 12th, 2017 | By

Sarah tells the story of a 2.5 hour flight that lasted eleven hours. And all because Heathrow was full



Do airlines want your business?

Nov 28th, 2017 | By

More and more I am getting the feeling that some airlines would rather I took my business elsewhere.



Saturday snippets: 18th November 2017

Nov 18th, 2017 | By

A swathe of figures show that British visitor numbers to the Sychelles, Dominican Republic and Cyprus show that we are not cutting back yet. So campaigns by Italy, Ras al Khaimah and Chicago will be pleased that we might consider them for holidays as well.



Saturday snippets: 4th November 2017

Nov 4th, 2017 | By

A seal appeared on an Alaskan runway and the runway at Mykonos will be closed for repairs soon. As well as those stories Adrian ponders about who should receive fines when our personal data is hacked and congratulates Hastings Pier on winning the Stirling prize.



Saturday snippets: September 30th 2017

Sep 30th, 2017 | By
Great Barrier Reef

As destinations attract more people, can the infrastructure cope and a major discovery in the Great Barrier Reef off the Australian state of Queensland should encourage more tourists to the area.



Saturday snippets: September 16th 2017

Sep 16th, 2017 | By

Light shows, food festivals and a new US civil rights trail are some of the things catching Adrian’s attention this week.



What’s hot: July 2017

Jul 1st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Diary of a travel journalist



Jun 29th, 2017 | By

A glimpse into the life of a travel writer



When IT fails…

May 28th, 2017 | By
tal fins of British Airways planes

I suspect that a problem of the size that occurred yesterday can never be adequately handled by training and customer service manuals. Passengers will never be totally satisfied when a problem of this magnitude occurs.



Premium economy seats

May 16th, 2017 | By

If you are considering paying more to travel premium economy, check the seat measurements with seatguru before deciding whether paying the additional amount is worth it.



Saturday snippets: April 15th 2017

Apr 15th, 2017 | By
Windsor Bridge in Gibraltar

This Easter there are many visitor atractions re-opening as well as Tate St Ives, the new Museum of Iron at Ironbridge and Guernsey’s Little Chapel. Whatever you are doing, enjoy yourselves.