Monthly Archives: June 2017

BELFAST CITY AIRPORT CELEBRATES HAT-TRICK OF AWARDS!

George Best Belfast City Airport is celebrating after winning three prominent awards in the last number of weeks for its ambitious and successful community and employee initiatives… The airport was named the ‘Right Place to Work’ at the acclaimed Irish … Continue reading

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BRING YOUR BOOTS AND GO COUNTRY!

Nashville in Concert at the SSE Arena was a sell-out, with the super fans of the show snapping up the tickets as soon as they went on sale. LAUREN DEEGAN of Northern Ireland Travel News was among a selection of … Continue reading

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THE WONDERS OF THE WORLD ACCORDING TO INSTAGRAM

The tourists and their selfies have spoken! So which popular landmarks have made the cut?
  With summer holidays just around the corner, the excited tourist within us all is gearing up for a season full of culture, great food, sunshine … Continue reading

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Jet2holidays celebrates 10 years at Belfast International

It all began with the very first holiday customers in June 2007, and yesterday Jet2holidays celebrated its 10th anniversary at Belfast International Airport with customers and staff…. To mark the occasion, Jet2holidays staff and Belfast International Airport staff cut a … Continue reading

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WINNERS OF THIS YEARS TRAVEL MEDIA AWARDS ANNOUNCED!

Stena Line, Emirates, Blue Insurance and the Europa Hotel, Belfast were just some of the top travel favourites to take home awards from this year’s Travel Media Awards, which took place in the five-star Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin today… Stena Line, … Continue reading

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AIRPORT READY FOR 2.3 MILLION SUMMER RUSH!

Belfast International Airport is expected to deal with a record 2.3 million passengers between now and the end of September… The peak months of July and August will see the Airport welcome over 1.2 million passengers through its doors en … Continue reading

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GOLFING ON THE WESTERN CAPE!

June 2017 ‘An Agent Abroad’ winner, Golf enthusiast KALLAM CRAIGS from Chaka Travel, says South Africa’s Western Cape needs to be seen to be truly appreciated… Where to start! What a trip, what a country, what a dream! It’s an … Continue reading

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‘GEAR UP’ FOR DRIVING ABROAD THIS SUMMER!

With summer just around the corner, many holidaymakers may be planning to pack up their car and head to the continent for a self-drive holiday… However, as European driving laws can sometimes vary significantly when compared to those in the … Continue reading

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SKY’S THE LIMIT FOR NEW ICELANDAIR SERVICE!

The sky could literally be the limit for the new three times weekly Belfast-Reykjavik service which began yesterday morning. (June 1)… Half of the passengers on board the first incoming flight from the Icelandic capital were North Americans, a figure … Continue reading

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3i TAKES OWNERSHIP OF BELFAST CITY AIRPORT!

A fund managed by 3i Group plc (“3i”) has today taken ownership of George Best Belfast City Airport… 3i is a leading international investment manager focused on mid-market private equity and infrastructure. Its head office is based in London and … Continue reading

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