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29 October 2021

Manneken-Pis receives a new costume and joins the fight against climate change

The upcoming conference on climate change, COP26, is to take place in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12. To mark the event, the British Embassy […]
28 October 2021

Movie director Wes Anderson has designed a real-life train and you can hop aboard

In the world of cinematography, Wes Anderson is an institution. The American filmmaker has a very particular style that distinguishes him from other directors. His movies […]
28 October 2021

How are cities reducing their footprint and becoming more attractive to tourism?

Attracting tourism continues to pose a significant challenge for cities and municipalities who in the midst of the pandemic need to shuffle their priorities, especially given […]
27 October 2021

What to do if you lose your ID right before a flight?

It might not have happened to you or anyone you know but many people find themselves without an ID or passport a few days before taking […]
27 October 2021

We are “way off track” on emissions

In 2020 the amounts of CO2, methane and nitrous oxide rose by more than the annual average in the past 10 years. Greenhouse gas emissions are […]
27 October 2021

Madeira Island trumps defaulting tourism with “Best August ever”

The Portuguese archipelago of Madeira broke the trend of a “defaulting tourism”, sparked by Covid-19, announcing the greatest summer ever-recorded in the month of August. 1. […]
27 October 2021

Belgium to reinstall use of masks indoors as Covid-19 cases increase

Belgium’s Consultative Committee met on Tuesday, October 26, and Prime Minister Alexander De Croo announced that masks will again be mandatory inside shops and other indoor […]
27 October 2021

Hawaii to welcome tourists again from November 1st

On October 19th, Hawaii’s Governor David Ige announced that the islands will welcome back business travelers and general tourists beginning November 1st as the average daily […]
27 October 2021

Brussels Airport is expecting more than 430,000 passengers during the autumn holidays

The autumn holidays are the first break after the summer holidays and are popular with those wanting to catch the last rays of sun in Europe, […]
27 October 2021

Emirates to recruit 6,000 operational staff over next six months

Emirates plans to boost its operational workforce by planning to recruit more than 6,000 staff over the next six months. As restrictions ease worldwide with the […]
26 October 2021
Plane cabin

Do you know how high a commercial plane flies and why?

You stand in line to use the restroom, hands in your pockets, a constant hum in your ears. You look out the window and see a […]
26 October 2021

When and why do we change our clocks

On Sunday the 31th, we are going to change our clocks and we will have to wait until March 2022 to change the hour again. But, […]
26 October 2021

The destination-less bus trip that is only meant for sleeping

A bus company in Hong Kong is offering customers a bus ride without a destination but including a key component: hours of sleep. It is called […]
26 October 2021

New 414 km railway connects China and Laos

Launched in 2013 to develop better transport connectivity within Asia, the Belt and Road initiative is delivering its new 414 km railway connecting China and Laos. […]
25 October 2021

Italian flight attendants strip off to protest working conditions

Alitalia had to be reorganized financially due to the effects of the pandemic and now, a new airline in Italy, ITA Airways, has emerged. In just […]
25 October 2021

Zurich named best European Airport for the 18th time

Zurich Airport has received the World Travel Award for Europe’s best airport for the 18th time in a row. The airport has been chosen as the […]
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