Cathay Pacific flies to Manchester from December

  Cathay Pacific Airways will launch a four-times-weekly service to Manchester in the UK from 8 December 2014 (subject to government approval). Located in north-west England, Manchester is a regional transport and business hub that is renowned for its architecture, culture, industrial heritage and sports clubs. Manchester International Airport is ranked third in the UK, […]

The Emirates Aviation Experience in Greenwich

The Emirates Aviation Experience, which cost in excess of £4 million, will take visitors on an interactive journey into the world of flight. In a UK first, it includes four commercial flight simulators under one roof including two A380s and two 777 aircraft. Further attractions include a 3D hologram of the internal mechanisms of an aircraft, an […]

The Giant Yellow Duck is coming to Beijing

Jason Kwok photography – The ‘Welcome to Hong Kong, Yellow Duck’ event in May, Hong Kong The famous Giant Yellow Duck is underway for its tour to Beijing this September after the visit of Hong Kong, China and Pittsburgh in the USA. Earlier in May, local residents and also thousands of tourists from around the […]

The increase in Chinese travel to the UK makes hotels step up

The World Tourism Organisation recently revealed that China is the fastest-growing tourism source market in the world, with Chinese travellers increasing from 10 million in 2000 to 83 million in 2012. Expenditure by Chinese tourists abroad has also increased almost eightfold. Due to this increasing demand, London Hilton on Park Lane has been implementing initiatives such as […]

VisitEngland’s “101 things to do” to mark St George’s Day

The world’s largest greenhouses and its best mountain biking routes, a first edition of Shakespeare’s sonnets and Europe’s first international dark sky reserve all help make up VisitEngland’s “101 things to do”, revealed to mark St George’s Day on 23 April 2013.  Coasteering at Mullion Cove, Cornwall The Eden Project, Dalby Forest, John Rylands Library and Exmoor […]