We all know how exhausting flying can be at times. Things like a busy service staff, narrow seats or mediocre food can only be the tip of the iceberg when it comes to a bad experience on board. Is there any airline that can get it right? Award-Winning Service Actually, there is: myAustrian, the national carrier of Austria, a country well renowned all over the world for its charming spirit and warm hospitality. The myAustrian staff always carry a smile with them while taking care of all your needs; yet, they are never too formal – they are always happy to joke and laugh with you. No wonder they won the “Best Airline Staff Service in Europe” category at the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards. Europe Is Only One Stop Away With myAustrian, you can fly nonstop to Vienna. Due to its favorable location, the airline’s hub at Vienna International Airport is the ideal stepping stone for you to discover all of Europe. Also, it is the most punctual hub within the Lufthansa network, and the transfer time between Star Alliance flights is a minimum of only 25 minutes.
Thessaloniki is the second-largest city of Greece and the most important center of the area. Built near the sea, elegant and refined, the Greek “Lady of the North” is a modern, vivacious city that welcomes visitors eager to learn about its history and culture, and at the same time have fun, relax, go shopping or simply explore the cityscape by the sea.
As part of Germany’s climate package, a plan to reduce emissions, the country will raise departure taxes at German airports. Taxes will go up as much as 60 percent, and are expected to raise up to €740 million. The funds will then be used to lower VAT on rail fares from 19 percent to 7 percent.
Norwegian Cruise Line took delivery of its newest ship, Norwegian Encore, ahead of its naming ceremony Nov. 21. The 1,100-foot-long ship boasts a guest capacity of nearly 4,000. Since Norwegian Cruise Line took delivery of the shi, Oct. 30, Norwegian Encore sailed from Germany to England before making its way to New York City, then Miami, where the christening ceremony takes place next week.
United Airlines announces a number of new routes.
United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.
Swiss-Belhotel International boasts an impressive portfolio throughout 22 countries, including 10 ASEAN member countries. This growth is continuing with the group’s new plans to debut four properties in Thailand.