All posts tagged "Irish Travel"

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    Travel Counsellors – Ireland : Technology

    Cathy Burke from Travel Counsellors gives us an insight into their system ‘Phoenix’ which searches all the...

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    Travel Counsellors – Work, Life, Balance

    A video which gives an insight into the rewards that have been gained from members of Travel...

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    Orlagh Hogan Interview: DTCM/Etihad Ireland ‘Dubai for Families’

    Ronan Flood of ITTN interviews the lucky winner Orlagh Hogan from Travelmood who will be going on...

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    On Your Bike In Colorado

    Following on from the success of the inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge in 2011, Colorado is delighted to announce that the event will take place again in 2012. The route for the 2012 USA Pro Cycling Challenge professional cycling stage race, taking place August 20-26, will take riders on a heart-pounding journey...

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    Three Airlines Host The Trade

    It was all hands on deck, so to speak, as AirFrance/KLM/Delta hosted the trade to a summer party at the Harbour Master Bar in Dublin’s IFSC. More than 200 industry personnel enjoyed the excellent atmosphere that the AF/KLM/DL team generated with plenty of eats and drinks. Siobhan Scanlon and her team welcomed all of...

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    DARTing to Dubai!

    Dublin commuters have a new destination on their DART service … Dubai! To promote its new daily Dublin – Dubai service starting on 9th January 2012, Emirates has rebranded an entire DART train – inside as well as outside. The United Arab Emirates airline will be offering First, Business and Economy Class...

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    Collier departs for London City Airport

    London City Airport (LCY) has announced that CEO, Richard Gooding OBE, is to step down from his...

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    United Airlines to Launch Manchester – Washington DC Non-Stop Service in May 2012

    United Continental Holdings, Inc. have announced that United Airlines will launch daily non-stop service from Manchester to its Washington DC hub, Dulles International Airport, effective 2nd May 2012 (westbound), subject to government approval.   “We are delighted to offer our customers non-stop service to Washington DC, in addition to New York,” said Bob...

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    Travelport Launches ‘Lowest Public Rate’ Hotel Programme

    Travelport has recently launched a new hotel programme that gives Travelport GDS-connected travel agents guaranteed access to the lowest publicly available rates from a wide range of global hotel groups. Launched recently on both the Galileo and Worldspan GDS, the ‘Lowest Public Rate Programme’ already has more than 40 participating hotel brands signed...

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    Etihad Launches Fantastic Fares

    Etihad Airways, is offering up to 45% off fares to certain destinations in a ‘Fantastic Falling Fares’ promotion. The promotion starts today and finishes on Friday 4th November with some particularly low special Coral Economy Class fares, such as Australia from €604, Abu Dhabi from €378 and South Africa from €405. All fares...

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    Etihad Airways has won the award for “Best Business Class” at the 2011 Biz Travel Forum in Milan.

      In its ninth year, the Biz Travel Forum is a travel trade exhibition, involving services and...

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    NZ Oil Spill Update

    The MV Rena which ran aground on Astrolabe Reef north east of the port of Taraunga 20 days ago is still in one piece despite large cracks through it’s mid-section. Salvors have pumped around half of the 1700 tonnes of oil left on board into a waiting barge and continue to make...

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    New Zealand North Island Natural Gas Pipeline Leak Advice

    Yesterday the Maui pipeline which provides much of the northern North Island with natural gas was shut down due to a leak. The leak is located in a remote area north of New Plymouth. It is expected it may take approximately 3-4 days to repair. Not all supply lines have been affected however...

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    Ethiopian Airlines to Code Share with Singapore Airlines

    Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it will start code sharing with Singapore Airlines as of the 1st of November 2011, providing its customers with the option of flying to Singapore. The code share agreement allows passengers of both carriers to have wider choices of services between Aisia & Africa. According to the...

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    CAR Lowers Charges at Irish Airports

    The Commission for Aviation Regulation has  published its final determination on air traffic control charges (ATC) levied by the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) on airlines using the airports in Cork, Dublin and Shannon. The determination will come into force on 1 January 2012 and will apply until 31 December 2015 and will result in a 40% decrease in charges over...

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    Silversea Offers Bridge Sailings for 2012

    In 2012,  Silversea Cruises will offer its most expansive collection of Bridge Sailings ever. Spanning the world from Auckland and Shanghai to Rio and Monte Carlo, 56 voyages will feature a bridge enrichment programme. Though guests are welcome to play bridge on any Silversea cruise, a Bridge Sailing features a formal programme...