Month: July 2018

The summer of travel strikes continues with industrial action affecting South Western Railway (SWR) routes beginning today and running for 8 days until the beginning of September.  Action will apply across the network and impact journeys into London terminating at Waterloo, Victoria, Clapham Junction, Wimbledon and Richmond stations. When are the strikes taking place? Strike action
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(CNN) — Passengers might be allowed to keep liquids and laptops in their carry-on bags at airport security checkpoints in the United States if screening technology being tested at select airports is widely adopted. The Transportation Security Administration announced plans Monday to test computed tomography (CT) scanners for carry-on bags, with up to 40 units
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(CNN) — Beach holidays complete with sun loungers, sun cream and cold beers in the shade are probably not the first thing travelers associate with Germany. But the country of beer, bread and trains running (mostly) on time has an impressive 2,000 kilometers of coastline along the North and Baltic seas as well as over
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AYR’s Jac Cameron in Istanbul, Turkey.AYR/Jac Cameron. Seldom is a work trip fun or adventure-filled. For most, off-site excursions are confined to a hotel or convention centers, where daylong conferences take place, leaving little opportunity to venture out and explore. This isn’t the case for Jac Cameron, the co-founder and creative director of AYR, a
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(CNN) — In the summer of ’69, 20-year-old Larry Syverson and his girlfriend Judy, 19, spent the day at Disneyland in California. Larry snapped a series of photos of Judy riding the roller coasters and exploring the park. She wore a pink shift dress and carried a white beaded bag, the epitome of ’60s chic.
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On the 200th anniversary of Emily Brontë’s birth, we highlight the celebrations taking place on the ‘Wuthering Heights’ author’s home turf. 1. Lily Cole and Maxine Peake celebrate Brontë  Brontë 200 is tied to the Brontë Parsonage Museum (bronte.org.uk) in Haworth, West Yorks, where the sisters lived – and where Wuthering Heights was written. The centrepiece
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Enjoy a luxury stay nestled in this picturesque village near the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the ideal location for exploring the Historic City of Canterbury where the oldest and most famous Cathedral in England dominates the medieval streets. Only 20 minutes away is Kent’s stunning coastline including the towns of Sandwich, Deal
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