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20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

Mobify – Digital Experience Platform

Boost your revenue by launching a superior Progressive Web App in just 90 days<p>Mobify is the only proven Digital Experience Platform for building customer-first shopping experiences through Progressive Web Apps (PWA), Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP), and native apps.<p>The #1 Provider ofProgressive Web …

10 Amazing Flying Cars That Really Existed

Very few science fiction stories would be complete without the staples of the genre—laser rifles, robots, and above all, flying cars. Intrinsically …

SkyTeam to open three new dedicated lounges

SkyTeam’s new dedicated lounges will be opening at Istanbul Atatürk Airport this month, Sydney Airport by the end of the year and Beijing Capital …

Three Airport Travel Apps That Work, Save Time, Make Flying Fun

Airport travel apps for smart phones and tablets are must-have items for some air travelers, much like that phone itself. But it is easy to get …

Heathrow's new T2 to open in exactly a year, home for all Star Alliance airlines

Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 will open its doors on 4th June 2014, with the first aircraft, a United Airlines flight from Chicago, scheduled to land at …

The World's Ten Most Remote Airports

Humans like to be able to reach every point of the planet, don't we? That sometimes means going by car or, even, by foot with a machete. To go …

10 ways to kill time at the airport

Your bags have been checked, your boarding pass issued... and now you’ve got hours to wait before getting on your plane. What can you do with an airport layover?<p>Plenty, as it turns out. Here are some of our suggestions:<p>Exercise<p>Feeling your muscles atrophy from all those flight delays? Hit the gym! …

Glory of Early Aviation (1900s-1960s)

"QUANTUM SHOT" #832 <br>Link - article by Avi Abrams<p><b>"Adventure in Contentment" - Vintage Air Travel Posters and Airline Nostalgia</b><p>Some will say that we …

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How Much Would It Cost to Build the Starship Enterprise?

So you want to build the <i>Enterprise</i>. Don't we all! Well good news: according to some quick, messy, napkin math, it's possible. Kind of. The bad news? …

The Airport Of The Future Is About More Than Takeoff And Landing

To reconnect with irritated and discombobulated travelers, airports around the world are reinventing themselves as relaxing destinations–complete with pools, golf courses, and movie theaters–rather than just the awful place where they search your bags before you get on a plane.<p>More than 5 billion …

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The Worlds Coolest Airport

Airports are a huge part of our holiday experience and it is because of this that some are becoming much more than just a place for planes to land …

Airports

Is There Such a Thing as a Kid-Friendly Airport?

A recent study conducted by travelnerd.com ranked Portland International as <b>the second-best airport in the country for traveling with kids</b>, based on …

Airports

Emirates set to refurbish its 35 airport lounges

Emirates Airline has revealed plans to refurbish all 35 of its airport lounges around the world over the next 18 to 24 months.<p>The Dubai-based carrier …

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Top Travel Apps

Next to a suitcase, the most indispensable travel accessory these days is a smartphone. Whether you embark on a business trip, a weekend getaway or …

Apps

Life of leisure: the world's top airport attractions - Airport Technology

At this point in the history of air travel, the fundamental airport amenities are a ubiquitous sight for passengers: a range of dining options, …

Airports

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Artificial intelligence and predictive modelling: can an airport think? - Airport Technology

Despite all the advanced technologies deployed by the aviation industry over the last ten years to improve the passenger experience, for many …

Artificial Intelligence

The future of air travel doesn’t need pilots

Forget about the driverless car, that’s <i>so</i> last year. Are you ready for the pilotless plane?<p>The first, almost entirely remote controlled passenger …

What will air travel look like in the year 2050?

According to Airbus' predictions, future aircrafts could have transparent ceilings, virtual reality rooms and run on biofuels.<p>Airbus recently unveiled its predictions for the aviation industry in 2050 – a quick look and you’d be forgiven for thinking that Star Trek was to become reality.<p>Aircraft …

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10 Best Apps for Travel (& They’re Free!)

Plan and make bookings. Organize notes. Submit expense reports. Before you run out of juice find Wi-Fi. If you're too juiced"¦find your way, easily, back to your parked car to sleep it off. These 10 apps can do this all and for free.

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10 of the World's Most Challenging Destinations to Land a (Small) Plane - Vagabondish

Aircraft, and their licences, come in all shapes and sizes – from small micro-lights and gliders, to Cessna 150’s, 172’s and 182’s, all the way to …

Europe’s hot springs: 20 of the best spots for a soak

Sliding into a bathtub after a long day is one of life’s little luxuries, but there’s nothing quite like the restorative buzz garnered by a dip in a proper thermal pool. From Iceland’s idyllic Blue Lagoon to Switzerland’s most chic spa, here’s a rundown of some of Europe’s best hot springs.<p><b>Blue</b> …

The latest travel scams – and how to avoid them

Have you ever arrived at a hotel to discover that the 'sea view' room you fell head over heels for online doesn't actually exist? Or examined a restaurant bill only to find it includes items that you never ordered?<p>It's easy to become too paranoid while travelling and turn everyone you meet into an …

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