Posts Tagged ‘ Philadelphia ’

Saturday snippets: July 1st 2017

Jul 1st, 2017 | By

In a busy week, the BA cabin crew strike begins but. on the plus side. there are the 4th of July celebrations and the London Korea Festival is on next Saturday.



Saturday snippets: June 3rd 2017

Jun 3rd, 2017 | By
Big Bling sculpture

Britons seem to be holidaying further afield. Peru, Costa Rica and Nicaragua all saw more British visitors. And in a week where airline customer service has been to the fore, Adrian has some stories about our rights.



What’s hot: May 2017

May 1st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world right now



Saturday snippets: April 8th 2017

Apr 8th, 2017 | By

Tall ships in Greenwich, a pygmy tribe in Uganda and a possible reduction in the number of properties in Menorca are some stories capturing Adrian’s attention this week.



Saturday snippets: 29th October 2016

Oct 29th, 2016 | By
engraving of Black Bart and his ships

Stingrays, a pirate, Halloween, the Forth Bridge and football themed hotels all appear in Adrian’s column this Saturday.



Saturday snippets: 17th September 2016

Sep 17th, 2016 | By
poster image of Cardiff celebrations of Roald Dahl's birth

In the week that it was suggested the old blue passports might return after Brexit, Adrian also looks at visas, the Heathrow/Gatwick debate, Roald Dahl and Bridge Day which attracts 200,000 people to West Virginia



Rocky Balboa’s Philadelphia

Jan 15th, 2016 | By

Philadelphia is drawing an increasing number of tourists simply to see sites and locations linked to the Rocky films.



What’s hot: October 2015

Oct 1st, 2015 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world right now



Saturday snippets: 26th September 2015

Sep 26th, 2015 | By

Heathrow, Ryanair and the price of Australian petrol occupies Adrian’s thoughts this week.



The religious heritage trail of Philadelphia

Aug 20th, 2015 | By
William Penn has links with Arch Street House

When the Quaker, William Penn, founded Philadelphia, as a “City of Brotherly Love” that would be open to people of all faiths little did he know how the city would entwine its history and religious freedom.



Saturday Snippets: 27th June 2015

Jun 27th, 2015 | By

It’s Armed Forces Day today and Glastonbury and the Festival of Speed are on as well. Adrian avoids all of these to discuss the smaller stories of the week!



Saturday snippets: 28th February 2015

Feb 28th, 2015 | By

Golfing in the Algarve, a circus extravaganza in Bayeux and the success of Blackpool are just some of the things that caught Adrian’s eye this week.



Saturday snippets: 24th January 2015

Jan 24th, 2015 | By
tourist buses

Adrian sums up a week by mentioning three forthcoming anniversaries whilst wondering what might happen now that Scotloand will given control over APD.



Saturday snippets: 9th August 2014

Aug 9th, 2014 | By
Llanelli eisteddfod

From the Eisteddfod to the Edinbugh Festivals via Costa Rica, Philadelphia and Lisbon, Adrian looks at the lesser stories of the week.



Philadelphia climbs to 13th on the list of top 20 US cities for overseas travellers

Jul 7th, 2014 | By

Philadelphia is a prime American destination for overseas travellers



Where the experts holiday: Mike Gallagher, co-founder and co-CEO, City Pass

Aug 16th, 2012 | By

Mike Gallagher, co-founder and co-CEO of City Pass – those brilliant bundles that allow you to experience a city’s top attractions while saving up to half off the cost of admission – reveals why he loves hanging out in Hawaii and while he’ll always have Paris



Wales in Los Angeles

Feb 26th, 2012 | By

I have been in Los Angeles to see the LA Times Travel Show, one of the largest in the US. I expected to see stalls promoting parts of California, the Caribbean and Asia but Wales?