Ethiopian Airlines Adds New York Flight Service from July 2016

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Ethiopian Airlines on Wednesday opened reservation for planned New York service, due to commence on 03JUL16. Subject to Government Approval, the Star Alliance member will operate Addis Ababa – Lome – New York JFK route, on board Boeing 787-8 aircraft. …

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Top 10 Travel Destinations In The World for 2015

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As summer 2015 chronologically kicks off in exactly a week (In 2015, the summer begins with the solstice on June 21 at 12:38 P.M. EDT), i still receive tons of questions about the top travel destinations passionate travelers can explore for …

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Iberia To Hire 120 Pilots After 11 years Hiatus

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Iberia will begin hiring to fill 120 pilot positions in the coming weeks, after 11 years without accepting applications. The new pilots will join Iberia over the next two years, starting this summer. Agreements between the company and the pilots …

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Quote of The Day: Travel Leaves You Speechless…

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Today’s travel quote is the famous quote of the great Moroccan explorer Ibn Battuta. “Travel Leaves You Speechless and Then Turns You Into A Storyteller.” 

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Quote of The Day: Travel Is Rebellion In Its Purest Form

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  We  follow our hearts; We free ourselves of labels; We lose control willingly; We trade a role for reality; We love the unfamiliar; We trust strangers. There you have it, so If you feel like being a travel rebel, …

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Air France Strike: Pilots Union Ends Marathon Strike

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Pilots at troubled flag-carrier Air France have ended a 14 day strike which had grounded half of the airline’s flights, costing millions of euros. A late-night negotiating session with management saw leaders of the SNPL pilot union agree to return …

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The Top Tips for enjoying a Long Haul Flight

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Let’s face it, long haul flights can be tedious. Unless you’re sitting in the luxurious comforts of First or Business Class, you’ll usually have to make do with sleeping upright and having your meals served to you in foil trays. After …

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Travel Quote of The Day: “A Traveler Without Observation Is A Sitting Duck”

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Today’s travel quote is borrowed from the wise collections of the Persian poet, Abū-Muhammad Muslih al-Dīn bin Abdallāh Shīrāzī, Saadi Shirazi, better known by his pen-name Saʿdī or simply Saadi. The famous quote states thus, “A Traveler Without Observation Is A Bird …

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British High Commission Confirms Death of Envoy At Lagos Airport

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The British High Commision has confirmed the death of its Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Peter Leslie Carter, who slumped and died yesterday, from a possible heart attack on arrival at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. In a …

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Did You Know? The Boeing 747-400 can carry more than its own weight…

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The Boeing 747-400 can carry more than its own weight. Empty, it weighs close to 200 tons, and it can carry more than 235 tons of cargo, passengers and fuel on top of that. People pull a Cathay Pacific Boeing 747-400 …

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