Holiday pester power costs European parents £184, but Eastern Med and Balkans offer best value

With thousands of families heading off to European hotspots during the school summer holidays, the annual Post Office Travel Money Family Holiday Report has revealed…..

Can Madrid evolve into the key stopover point for travellers to Latin America?

The Chief Executive of Globalia, Javier Hidalgo, has stated a desire to “create a great hub in Madrid, like Dubai”, so that “Latin American passengers…..

Duty free stores remain preferred outlets for China’s big spenders

An Aug-2017 report from McKinsey & Company* confirms the good news that China’s big brand spenders are still buying – although they are becoming more…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary on airberlin’s…..

Brexit uncertainty opens door to UK government London-Amsterdam bridge concept study

With concerns over the future of connectivity from the UK post-Brexit, the UK government has established a highly paid 15-person committee to examine whether a…..

airBaltic confirms first five new routes for summer 2018 as it builds Riga connectivity

Latvian carrier airBaltic has announced five new routes for summer 2018 and confirmed there is more to come as it continues to deliver its Horizon…..

Egencia partners with Chrome River to provide one-click expense capabilities

Find and gather receipts. Tape, staple and scan them. Input expenses details. Wait for payment. Let’s face it, filing expenses reports is a mundane and…..

C Series scheduled debut at London City opens new network opportunities from the Docklands

The arrival of Bombardier CS100 C Series HB-JBA at London City on the evening of August 8, 2017 marked a key milestone for the airport…..

China Airlines targets Europe-Australia Kangaroo Route traffic with new daily service to Sydney

At the same time as plans to launch Taipei-London in Dec-2017, China Airlines has announced a second daily Taipei-Sydney flight, as well as plans to…..

Lufthansa circles with intent as airberlin relies on government loan to continue flights during administration process

German carrier airberlin has become the second major European airline to file for insolvency proceedings after Gulf carrier Etihad Airways pulled the plug on its…..