A strong UK economy is pushing more passengers out, and pulling more freight in, through the Channel Tunnel
The numbers: Chugging ahead. Eurotunnel, the company that operates the 31.4-mile (50.5 km) undersea Channel Tunnel linking the UK and France, reported a 16% jump in revenues for the third quarter (pdf).
Late British comic Bob Monkhouse used to joke ‘I went to Belgium once. It was closed.’ Little understood, riddled with Eurocrats, somehow between places – all these impressions have contributed to Belgium’s
TravelTraveler Magazine Consecrated to the Virgin Mary in 1483, the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel was created by Renaissance men: Sixtus IV and Julius II, popes who commissioned its artworks in the late 15th