Van Morrison live on Cyprus Avenue in his home town of Belfast

One of the most iconic artists of his generation, Van Morrison will celebrate his 70th birthday by appearing at this most iconic of venues in Belfast, Northern Ireland – a most beautiful location made famous across the world through the song from his ground breaking and widely acclaimed Astral Weeks album, first released in 1968. This will […]

New Zealand hosts FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015

Held across seven host cities from 30 May – 20 June, the FIFA U-20 World Cup will bring together 24 teams from across the world to the shores of New Zealand, all ready to battle it out in stadia across the country in the hopes of being crowned U-20 World Football Champions. The official draw […]

London Coffee Festival

More than 22,500 visitors are expected to attend The London Coffee Festival this year, which promises to be an unmissable event for discerning coffee lovers and those working in the coffee scene. Britain is abuzz with great coffee venues, so follow this guide to getting your fix. The London Coffee Festival  The festival features over […]

14 million jobs at risk due to global Travel & Tourism talent shortage

A research conducted for the World Travel & Tourism Council by Oxford Economics shows that the industry could employ 14 million fewer people and contribute $610 billion less in GDP to the world economy over the next ten years, when compared to accepted growth forecasts, if Government and private companies fail to implement policies which […]

How to get the best seat on the plane

You’ve packed your luggage and are ready to drive to airport and fly. There’s just one thing standing between you and your dream holiday: A long uncomfortable journey on a plane with tight seats, limited reclining space etc. in cooperation with Dan Air created a smart guide to provide tips on choosing the best […]

Share your bucket list

The Travel Corporation has a new website and as part of the launch they are promoting the Top Ten Trips across the brands. Travellers are encouraged to share their favourite trips across their social channels with the hashtag: #TTCTopTen “Travellers have heard so much buzz about checking off their Bucket Lists that we want to share our […]

5 Iconic Destinations, 5 Exclusive Experiences

On Singapore’s 50th Anniversary, SilkAir and Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts, two Singapore brands have worked together to craft five one-of-a-kind experiences in destinations like Bali, Chongqing, Hangzhou, Lang Co and Phuket. Expect a complete seamless and wonderful travel journey from the moment you step onto the SilkAir flight to your stay experience with Banyan Tree […]

Best places to stay in NZ this summer

Holiday-makers have spent the summer getting away from it all by opting for picturesque regional escapes over popular tourist destinations – According to, the world leader in booking accommodation online. Compiled from more than 1400 accommodation types, the site has released its list of the 10 ‘top reviewed properties’ in New Zealand so far […]

Singapore Airlines’ New Premium Economy Class

Singapore Airlines’ newest class of travel, Premium Economy Class, opens for sale today. From 9 August 2015, customers travelling on select flights from Singapore to Sydney will be the first to experience the new cabin class, which will subsequently be made available to other destinations served by the Airline’s Airbus A380s and Boeing 777-300ERs, in […]

The best way to see a place on holiday

If you are thinking about travelling through or across parts of Europe this year, there are a number of ways to travel. There are also a large number of countries within Europe that you may want to take in. Planning a holiday like this takes a lot of doing, and really can’t be tackled until […]