You are here

News: Aer Lingus to launch new Dublin-Seattle route in May

Aer Lingus has announced its 2018 UK summer schedule which boasts 3.7 million seats between UK and Ireland and seamless connections to 13 North American destinations including a new service to Seattle, Washington State. As Ireland’s first ever direct service to the Emerald City operating four times weekly from May 18th, 2018, this new route offers connections from 12 UK cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and Edinburgh. This summer Aer Lingus’ short haul schedule boasts 3.7 million seats, including Aer Lingus Regional services operated by Stobart Air, and serves…

Read More

Tour will be massive challenge – Froome on 2018 route

Chris Froome says he faces a “massive challenge” to win his fifth Tour de France, as the route for the 2018 race was announced on Tuesday. The 105th edition will run from 7 to 29 July and be the shortest route of the 21st century, covering 3,329km. It will start with a 195km stage from Noirmoutier-en-L’ile and stage nine will include 21.7km of cobbled road. There is a return for the famous climb and finish up Alpe d’Huez on stage 12 and the shortest stage will be 65km. Stage three…

Read More

News: Eurowings launches new Jersey-Hamburg route

As Eurowings continues to expand its UK network, Europe’s fastest growing airline is adding a Jersey-Hamburg route to its portfolio. The once weekly flight will take off every Sunday as of May 6th, 2018. In total Eurowings is then operating two one weekly routes from Jersey next summer: to Hamburg and Dusseldorf. Markus Leopold, regional manager, UK, Eurowings: “We are pleased to further expand our Germany to UK network with our new route from Jersey to Hamburg. “After a successful last season with our Dusseldorf route, we decided to add…

Read More

Photographer Reconstructs 1,400-Mile Route Along the Underground Railroad

Even in the darkness of the Louisiana night, Jeanine Michna-Bales could still make out the eight former slave quarters on the Magnolia Plantation. They stood in rows, first erected by the family of Jean Baptiste LeComte I, who acquired the property in 1753.  A National Parks ranger had escorted the photographer onto the property earlier that night, but he’d since left her alone with her camera. At its peak in the 1860s, at least 75 people lived at the Magnolia Plantation. Following the Civil War, its slave cabins did not go away. Instead, like so…

Read More

Barcelona 5-0 Espanyol: Lionel Messi nets hat-trick as Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez also score in derby route

Lionel Messi grabbed a hat-trick in the Barcelona derby Saturday, September 9, 2017 Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick as Barcelona made it three LaLiga wins from as many games with a 5-0 thrashing of city rivals Espanyol at the Nou Camp. Defender Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez added late goals, the latter set up by debutant Ousmane Dembele, as Barcelona maintained the only 100 per cent record in the division. Messi broke the deadlock after 25 minutes as he collected a through-ball from Ivan Rakitic to fire home. Messi added…

Read More

News: Aer Lingus flies into Miami for new year-round route

Aer Lingus’ inaugural service direct to Miami, Florida, has taken off from Dublin Airport. Flight EI141 operated by an Airbus A330-200 series is the first ever scheduled service between Ireland and Miami, Florida. Renowned for its beautiful beaches, art deco architecture and Cuban-inspired cuisine, Miami marks Aer Lingus’ thirteenth direct route to North America and will operate as a three times weekly service from Dublin year-round. Together with Orlando, Aer Lingus now flies daily to Florida direct from Dublin. Growing its long haul network continues to be the key strategic…

Read More

News: Air Malta to reintroduce Manchester route for summer 2018

Starting from May 1st next year, Air Malta will be reintroducing flights from Manchester to Malta on a weekly basis. The flights will run throughout the summer, until October 16th. The Tuesday flight will depart Malta at 07:30 and arrive into Manchester at 10:05. It will then depart Manchester at 10:55, landing in Malta at 15:15. Following the discontinuation of this route at the start of summer 2017, the decision has now been reversed, in line with Air Malta’s growth strategy. ADVERTISEMENT Peter Vella, UK & Ireland director, Malta Tourism…

Read More
Scroll Up