Singapore Airlines’ Expanded June-July Schedule: All You Need To Know

Although it’s way too early to tell if we’ve turned the corner on COVID-19, there are some encouraging signs starting to emerge from the aviation sector.  Domestic travel has resumed in countries like New Zealand, South Korea and Vietnam. European countries are talking about reopening borders this summer. Changi Airport and Hong Kong Airport will reopen to transit passengers in June. And now Singapore Airlines has announced a significantly expanded … Continue reading Singapore Airlines’ Expanded June-July Schedule: All You Need To Know

It will be summer of 2021 before air travel returns to growth path, says Emirates chief

Hopes tourists will start making a return to Dubai from next month: Tim Clark Emirates airline President Tim Clark believes it will be summer of 2021 before air travel sees a definite improvement.Image Credit: Bloomberg Dubai: A marked improvement in air travel might need to wait until summer of 2021, according to Emirates airline’s President. “We will start to see an uptick, quite a large … Continue reading It will be summer of 2021 before air travel returns to growth path, says Emirates chief

Safe Spaces: A closer look at hospitality’s new normal

The current climate has forced the hospitality industry to re-examine its offering and start operating from a (literally) clean slate. Claudia de Brito speaks to the experts about the road ahead Recognising that consumer priorities have drastically shifted as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic is just the first step of the sizeable and constantly changing task that lies before operators. As hotels start … Continue reading Safe Spaces: A closer look at hospitality’s new normal

6 lessons we’ve learnt in lockdown that will make us better travellers

The lessons we’ve learned in lockdown could inspire us to become better travellers ©Westend61/Getty Images Over the past few months, we’ve learnt to live in a post-travel world, relying on nothing but our immediate surroundings for stimulation, adventure and exploration. But with many countries tentatively reopening borders, businesses around the world carefully beginning to trade again, and airline bosses doing everything within their power to fill seats … Continue reading 6 lessons we’ve learnt in lockdown that will make us better travellers

8 changes we can expect when flying after COVID-19

One thing seems clear with COVID-19 and the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus that causes it: we’re in it for the long haul, and it has already changed the face of life as we know it. Airlines, which are always in a perpetual state of change, are no exception. Aviation journalist John Walton looks at the changes we can expect when we start flying again.    Costs will … Continue reading 8 changes we can expect when flying after COVID-19

Emirates deep cleans aircraft

DUBAI, UAE, 10 March 2020: In response to the latest developments in the Covid-19 outbreak worldwide, Emirates is taking extra steps that go above and beyond industry and regulatory requirements to provide passengers with confidence and peace of mind when planning their travel. It starts with enhanced cleaning and disinfection. On all aircraft departing from its hub in Dubai, Emirates has implemented enhanced cleaning and … Continue reading Emirates deep cleans aircraft

Saudi Arabian Airlines launches new uniforms

Saudi Arabian Airlines has announced the rollout of its new cabin crew uniforms. The designs feature a refined, new take on the attire designed for all members of the hospitality team onboard. The flag-carrier of Saudi Arabia will preview of the new uniform on its Paris Charles de Gaulle and London Heathrow routes, with plans to add the rest of the route network before mid-next … Continue reading Saudi Arabian Airlines launches new uniforms

Ultimate Guide: 10 water parks to visit in the UAE

We live in a country that’s perfect for fun in the sun 1 of 10 2 of 10 3 of 10 4 of 10 5 of 10 6 of 10 7 of 10 8 of 10 9 of 10 10 of 10 Source : Gulf News – Yousra Zaki – Web Features Editor Continue reading Ultimate Guide: 10 water parks to visit in the UAE

Aeroflot to fly direct to Singapore

SINGAPORE, 11 February 2020: Changi Airport Group confirmed at the weekend a new nonstop service between Singapore and Moscow. Aeroflot plans to launch nonstop services between Singapore and Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport from 25 October making it the first direct link between the airport and the Singapore hub.* Aeroflot, a first-timer at Changi, will operate the five-weekly service using an Airbus A350-900 aircraft, the latest addition … Continue reading Aeroflot to fly direct to Singapore

A Self -Guided Istanbul Walking Tour

To see the sights of a popular travel destination like Istanbul in a day, and that too on foot, requires some doing. Luckily, most of the top tourist attractions are located all around the Sultanahmet Square and the Hippodrome region, making it actually possible to see them all in one day only. Istanbul, Turkey, is in itself a large city. So at first to plan … Continue reading A Self -Guided Istanbul Walking Tour