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PERFECT CORNER OF EUROPE

Keen to try out one of the new Ryanair routes from Belfast, MICHAEL BEATTIE headed to the beautiful Province of Bergamo, Northern Italy via the new Belfast International-Milan route… I think I may just have found the perfect corner of Europe. … Continue reading

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Laptop Story Big Worry for Transatlantic Travellers

Passengers on flights to the US from the UK could face a ban on taking laptops into the cabin… According to The Times President Donald Trump is considering extending his ban on large electronic devices being carried in aircraft cabins … Continue reading

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Titanic Belfast Named Best Attraction in Europe

Titanic Belfast has been named as Europe’s Leading Visitor Attraction at the prestigious World Travel Awards held in Sardinia, Italy, recently… For the top spot, Titanic Belfast beat off stiff competition from the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin, La Sagrada Familia, Spain, … Continue reading

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TRAVEL INDUSTRY CALLS FOR SWIFT ACTION AFTER ‘LEAVE’ VOTE

The Travel Industry is calling for swift action from the government to lessen the negative impact of Britain’s vote to leave Europe.

.. AS the pound plummets to its lowest level since 1985, industry leaders say it’s vital the government acts … Continue reading

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Brexit Fears Cause UK Rush For Irish Passports

According to Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs, the number of British-born people applying for Irish passports on the basis of their ancestry has risen sharply in the past year, just as the debate over the UK’s potential withdrawal from the … Continue reading

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Travel Industry Unmoved By Brexit Opposition

Travel bosses backing the campaign to stay in Europe have failed to persuade the travel industry to follow them, according to a TravelMole poll…

 LAST week, some of the biggest names in travel supported a letter calling for Britain to … Continue reading

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COULD BREXIT TRIGGER RETURN OF CROSS-BORDER CONTROLS?

Border controls between Northern Ireland and the Republic would be reimposed if Britain left the European Union – a British Government report has claimed… THE Cabinet Office Report on the consequences of leaving the EU also warned that the future … Continue reading

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Belfast’s Iconic Peace Tree Prepares For Europe


The Peace Tree, recently crowned Northern Ireland’s best-loved tree, is now competing for votes in the European Tree of the Year contest, run by the Environmental Partnership Association… THE iconic oak, located in Belfast’s Woodvale Park, triumphed over five other … Continue reading

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Ireland Slips to Eighth Place In Global Wifi Ranking

Ireland has slipped four places in a global ranking of countries’ public wifi services having failed to improve the quality of available offerings over the past 12 months…

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