Posts Tagged ‘ Statue of Liberty ’

Saturday snippets: 15th October 2016

Oct 15th, 2016 | By
panoramic view of Newcastle

Why an aeroplane cabin door is on Shoreditch High Street is one of the things Adrian mentions this week along with Newcastle-Gateshead success and the end of refurbishment at the Glenfinnan Monument.

Big Apple bites

Sep 17th, 2015 | By

New York has been dazzling visitors for years. Its pleasures are eternal but the particulars of where to stay, eat and play are ever in flux. Kaye Holland has the low-down on the hangouts that are creating the biggest buzz right now

Notes from a traveller: part 12

Aug 4th, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to New York. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller’ series, only on Just About Travel

What’s hot: August 2014

Aug 1st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month it’s good news for Turkey and anyone planning a trip to the Big Apple but Oxford Street should be avoided

The world’s worst souvenirs

Nov 27th, 2011 | By

Travel website,, is celebrating the worst in holiday memorabilia and inviting users to upload pictures of their dubious holiday souvenirs. In light of this, CD-Traveller thought it was time to guide you through what’s hot and what’s not, when it comes to holiday mementoes

Egyptian Pyramids top to-see list

Oct 10th, 2011 | By

Egypt may have hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons this year (the clashes in Cairo earlier this week killed 25 people and injured more than 300), but the Egyptian pyramids remain the sight most people want to see before they die.

What’s hot: September 2011

Sep 1st, 2011 | By

CD Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world. This month, Burma and British Airways’ two new initiatives get the thumbs up but the futureisn’t quite so rosy for Trip Advisor and the Travel Bookshop

Statue of Liberty Still There

Aug 12th, 2011 | By

You might have been misled over the last few days if you saw stories about the Statue of Liberty closing. It’s doing no such thing. What is happening is that the interior of the statue will close so that new lifts can be installed and the fire standards will be upgraded.

Touring New York City

May 22nd, 2010 | By

Still one of the most popular destinations for visitors from our countries, there are certain sites that appear on almost everyone’s must do lists such as seeing the Empire State Building, Time Square and the Statue of Liberty. Today, New York City is the most popular US destination for visitors. Last year nearly 46 million people came and this year they are hoping for 50 million. Already, in the first three months of the year, 10.6 million of us went there and that is during the winter period! With so many people visiting (there are 87,000 hotel rooms alone for those who stay overnight) and with restrictions on numbers visiting certain sites, you do need to plan what you might do.