Posts Tagged ‘ Europe ’

It is official: the skies are safe

Dec 23rd, 2011 | By

Yesterday we reported how a record number of Brits are spending Christmas overseas despite the economic woes.



Cutting your costs on the slopes

Dec 18th, 2011 | By

Chalet I or chalet not? Chris Gill, co-editor of Where to Ski and Snowboard 2012, names the resorts where your pound will go further



Ryanair to raise its bag fees in 2012

Dec 12th, 2011 | By

Passengers planning to fly with budget airline Ryanair in summer 2012 will need to travel light. Michael O’Leary’s no frills airline has revealed that it will be increasing its online baggage fees by 25 percent



What’s hot: December 2011

Dec 4th, 2011 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month, we’ll be booking the bus to Scotland while crossing our fingers that the situation improves quickly in Cairo



Serene Switzerland

Nov 16th, 2011 | By

Switzerland has been awarded the ‘Favourite European Country’ title at The Guardian’s Travel Awards 2011. Lonely Planet’s Kerry Christiani is seduced by Switzerland’s chocolate box beauty



Would you pay to sleep in an airport?

Oct 26th, 2011 | By

Sick of sleeping on hard chairs in an overcrowded departure lounge when in transit? Transferring passengers at Heathrow, can now take advantage of the UK’s first ever airside bedrooms.



VILNIUS: Baroque spectacular… and all that jazz

Oct 7th, 2011 | By

Anthony Lydekker gives us his verdict on Vilnius – the capital of Lithuania and its largest city



Retail ecstasy in East London

Sep 13th, 2011 | By

Europe has a new fashion destination with the opening of Westfield Stratford City – a shiny, supersized shopping mall next to the 2012 Olympic Village, that looks set to be as much a part of the London Olympic experience as the games themselves!



Where the experts holiday: Nguyen Minh Tuan (Johnny)

Mar 5th, 2011 | By

Nguyen Minh Tuan, The Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa’s marketing & communications manager, tells CD Traveller why he loves Hong Kong, wants to travel to China and Bali and believes that Vietnam is on the up



Where the Experts Holiday: Nabeel Shariff, marketing manager UK & Ireland for Sri Lanka Tourism

Dec 13th, 2010 | By

Sri Lanka Tourism’s marketing manager, Nabeel Shariff, on China, Chile and why Sri Lanka – the island formerly known as Ceylon – is everyone’s cup of tea