Singapore Airlines to reinstate non-stop services between Singapore and New York

One of the world’s longest commercial flights to restart: Singapore Airlines set to reinstate non-stop services between New York and Singapore in November The airline will operate the Airbus A350-900 long-range aircraft on the route  It has 42 business class, 24 premium economy and 187 economy class seats  Carrier said it ‘represents an important step in … Read more Singapore Airlines to reinstate non-stop services between Singapore and New York

Emirates’ A380 first-class shower spa experience resumes – and the bar is open again too 

Well-heeled flyers can breathe a sigh of relief – they can have a shower again at 40,000ft in Emirates’ A380 first-class cabins. But the good news doesn’t end there – the lounge bar service is also resuming and from November 1 Emirates’ signature dining service restarts.  Emirates says that its celebrated A380 onboard lounge and … Read more Emirates’ A380 first-class shower spa experience resumes – and the bar is open again too 

Five afternoon teas with quirky themes, including a Charlie & the Chocolate Factory offering

When it comes to afternoon teas, the British are sticklers for convention. But not all the time, as we show here, with a mouthwatering selection of amazing themed offerings including a Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea at London’s One Aldwych hotel and a science tea at The Ampersand Hotel in South Kensington that … Read more Five afternoon teas with quirky themes, including a Charlie & the Chocolate Factory offering

Five afternoon teas with quirky themes, including a Charlie & the Chocolate Factory offering

When it comes to afternoon teas, the British are sticklers for convention. But not all the time, as we show here, with a mouthwatering selection of amazing themed offerings including a Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea at London’s One Aldwych hotel and a science tea at The Ampersand Hotel in South Kensington that … Read more Five afternoon teas with quirky themes, including a Charlie & the Chocolate Factory offering

How to navigate the new rules for travel in the coronavirus era

Passport, ticket… Covid-19 negative test result: How to navigate the new rules for travel in the coronavirus era Check to see if you need proof that you’re free of Covid-19 before travelling  Free NHS tests are for those with Covid symptoms, not people going on holiday Some countries allow you to avoid pre-flight tests by … Read more How to navigate the new rules for travel in the coronavirus era

Will any slopes open? The Holiday Guru solves coronavirus-related traveller queries

The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. This week his advice is directed at issues around ski holidays, Covid-testing for international travel and flight refunds.  Q. Is there anywhere you would recommend for a ski holiday this year? Or do you think I should give up on the idea given the … Read more Will any slopes open? The Holiday Guru solves coronavirus-related traveller queries

Covid-19: Everything you need to know about where you can go and what can you do once you’re there

Change is afoot — almost every day. So where can you go and what can you do, or not do, once you’re there?  With many of us practically confined to barracks, does it really matter if you have to self-isolate when you get home?  Here is everything you need to know.  Short haul… GREECE Cases: 23,947 … Read more Covid-19: Everything you need to know about where you can go and what can you do once you’re there

Covid-19: Everything you need to know about where you can go and what can you do once you’re there

Change is afoot — almost every day. So where can you go and what can you do, or not do, once you’re there?  With many of us practically confined to barracks, does it really matter if you have to self-isolate when you get home?  Here is everything you need to know.  A map showing which countries … Read more Covid-19: Everything you need to know about where you can go and what can you do once you’re there

Covid study: Risk of coronavirus exposure on commercial United aircraft ‘virtually non-existent’

Risk of coronavirus exposure on commercial aircraft ‘virtually non-existent’ – even if they’re FULL – according to a Department of Defense study carried out on United planes It’s claimed the study is the ‘most comprehensive on cabin airflow done to date’  Tests were conducted over 38 hours of flight time and 45 hours on the … Read more Covid study: Risk of coronavirus exposure on commercial United aircraft ‘virtually non-existent’

Covid study: Risk of coronavirus exposure on commercial United aircraft ‘virtually non-existent’

Risk of coronavirus exposure on commercial aircraft ‘virtually non-existent’ – even if they’re FULL – according to a Department of Defense study carried out on United planes It’s claimed the study is the ‘most comprehensive on cabin airflow done to date’  Tests were conducted over 38 hours of flight time and 45 hours on the … Read more Covid study: Risk of coronavirus exposure on commercial United aircraft ‘virtually non-existent’