Posts Tagged ‘ Richard Branson ’

The lure of space tourism

Jul 21st, 2021 | By
image copyright; Virgin Galactic

Is this the beginning of space tourism or is it just the egos of three extraordinarily rich men who want to prove something to each other?

Package holiday day

Jul 5th, 2016 | By

No, this isn’t a public holiday but maybe it should be since an event on this day, 175 years, ago transformed our holiday habits.

What’s hot: May 2016

May 2nd, 2016 | By
Macchi Piccu, Peru

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world this month

What’s hot: October 2013

Oct 1st, 2013 | By

CD Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month Southend and Spain are both in the spotlight, if for different reasons

Stay at Richard Branson’s private island

Mar 6th, 2012 | By

Staying at Richard Branson’s private island retreat counts as one of the best prizes you could bid for in the CHTAEF silent auction this coming could hope for. You could also bid for a signed pair of Usain Bolt’s golden running shoes or a cricket bat signed by the 2008 winning West Indian team.

Pass Round the Tissues

Aug 19th, 2011 | By

Richard Branson is well known for courting publicity. Between Michael O’Leary at Ryanair and he it would be a tussle to see who generates more press coverage. And in his latest little approach, Branson has definitely taken the lead. On Virgin Atlantic flights, there will to be “emotional health warnings” before they show films on board!