Posts Tagged ‘ Queen’s Diamond Jubilee ’

Slovenia: small country, very big heart

Nov 1st, 2012 | By

Anthony Lyddker journeys to Slovenia and finds it to be one of Europe’s most surprising destinations



What’s hot: October 2012

Sep 29th, 2012 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month business class passengers, Barcelona FC and boozy Brits are all generating media inches



Seychelles, two-for-one and Ethiopian Airlines

Jun 8th, 2012 | By

Getting to Seychelles has not been easy as we have no direct scheduled links, our easiest being connecting flights from Paris. But now there is another option. On April 1st, a new route began from Addis Ababa to Victoria, the international airport of the country, in connection with Ethiopian Airlines flights coming from London and Paris.



Working from home: heaven or hell?

Jun 1st, 2012 | By

Civil servants will be allowed to work from home for seven weeks this summer in order to ease pressure on the public transport system during the London 2012 Olympics



The royal knees up

Apr 21st, 2012 | By

The organisers have announced that tickets are available for the Diamond Jubilee festival which will take place in Battersea Park. Part of it will be “a proper knees-up with dancing” according to the organisers.
Did the Queen ever do this? Do we still do “knees- ups?”



What’s hot: April 2012

Apr 1st, 2012 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month, Burma is hitting the headlines for all the right reasons, but will we be able to afford to fly to there?



New Heathrow Express uniforms: fashion hit or miss?

Mar 16th, 2012 | By

Staff on the Heathrow Express are arguably the first lot of Londoners that visitors due to arrive for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the Olympic Games, will see. Which is why there has been such a commotion about the service’s new uniform – due to be introduced in July.



Iconic London fashion afternoon tea features crowns, hats and fascinators to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee

Mar 14th, 2012 | By

Yesterday we told you how the 100 year old afternoon tea menu at the Ritz-Carlton London is getting a ‘British makeover’ ahead of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.



Tea time

Mar 13th, 2012 | By

Word has reached CD-Traveller towers that the 100 year old afternoon tea menu at the Ritz-Carlton London is getting a ‘British makeover’ ahead of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the London Olympics.



Brits want to book holidays to escape 2012 events

Jan 30th, 2012 | By

A survey by ABTA has revealed that at least 12 percent of Brits are looking to escape on holiday, in order to avoid once in a lifetime events such as the London Olympics and Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.



Where will you be holidaying next year?

Dec 3rd, 2011 | By

A survey by holiday comparison site, Travel Supermarket, has found that more than one in 10 UK holiday-makers will opt for familiar destinations – step forward Spain, Portugal, Italy et al.