Jorge Flores

63 Flips | 4 Magazines | 22 Likes | 5 Following | 10 Followers | @jorgeflores4dr1 | Keep up with Jorge Flores on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jorge Flores”

18 Beautiful Villages And Towns In Spain To Visit

Spain is one of those countries that’s totally different depending on which region you visit. I mean, it’s pretty vast (by European standards, at …

Interview: Virgin Atlantic CEO on Loyalty and Low-Cost Competition

<i>Editor’s Note: Following our previous CEO interview series in online travel, hospitality, and destinations, as well as our CMO series across</i> …

As Ultra-Long-Haul Flying Takes Off, Air New Zealand Eyes Auckland-New York

If ultra-long haul flying is the last frontier of aviation, just waiting to be explored, than Air New Zealand can’t wait to get started.<p>Geography makes Air New Zealand, based in a remote country of five million, an obvious player. The two longest flights in the world both serve Auckland, and four …

PG Wodehouse can’t save me now. I’m Danish – and Brexit Britain wants me out | Martin Andersen

I adore the culture and history of Britain – and I’ve made this country my home. But I know that an envelope from the Home Office could be heading my way<p>News of a leaked Home Office document on Britain’s EU immigration policy after Brexit caught me by surprise early on Tuesday morning. Before …

Singapore Airlines' latest safety video is the most beautiful we've seen yet

If you never pay attention during inflight safety videos, perhaps Singapore Airlines' latest will change that.<p>The new video, which will start showing …

Who are Generation Z? The latest data on today's teens

Gender fluid, hyper-stressed, politically engaged, connected but lonely: what do we know about modern teens?<p>• Read more from the magazine’s teen takeover<p>Today’s youngest generation with a label, born after 2000, are connected yet isolated, savvy but anxious, indulged yet stressed. They have grown …

Social Media

How a Mental Illness Helped the Co-Founder of Kayak Start His Business

Paul English says his bipolar disorder boosted his creativity and productivity, but at a high cost.<p>Serial entrepreneur Paul English attributes much of his success in building Kayak to an unexpected source: his struggle with bipolar disorder.<p>In a recent Inc. Founders Forum interview, English says …

The New Flights to Look for in Late 2016/Early 2017

Courtesy of Pexels.com<p>When airlines launch new routes, it’s another opportunity to travel—and score some major deals.<p>Have you ever wondered why fire …

One Million Fewer Brits Will Travel to America Next Year, And Here's Why

A leading travel industry expert has already predicted how the results of the American election will affect the country's tourism. Joel Brandon-Bravo …

United’s Explanation for Kicking a Passenger Off a Plane Is Pitiful, Misspells Her Name [UPDATE]

Talk about adding insult to injury. United Airlines has responded to io9's request for comment regarding the ejection of a passenger from a flight …

Liam Fox: EU nationals in UK one of 'main cards' in Brexit negotiations

EU referendum and Brexit,Liam Fox,Foreign policy,Politics,UK news,Theresa May,Migration,Immigration and asylum,Conservative conference 2016,Conservative conference,Conservatives<p>International trade secretary under fire for remarks suggesting uncertainty about EU citizens’ future is tactical<p>The …

Great Britain

After article 50, Brexit will be easy. A trade deal will be anything but | Vernon Bogdanor

Britain will leave the EU by 2019. But for years afterwards, until there’s a new agreement, its most vulnerable will suffer the full force of globalisation<p>Article 50, providing for Brexit, will be triggered by the end of March next year, Theresa May has promised. Two years after it is triggered, …

The untold story of black and Latino gay club culture

Over the thumping bass pouring out of the speakers, as you wade past the occasional bouncing ass or the powder-beat mug of a drag queen, you’ll soon notice that to some, gay night clubs are more than a spot for a fun night out or even a safe space – this is church. Through the years, gay clubs have …

LGBTQI

7 ways living in Spain has made me a better parent

1. I have become more hands off.<p>Here children are given a different amount of freedom than children in the United States. Instead of hovering over …

Brexit means Brexit … but the big question is when?

Leaving the EU may not happen soon given the government does not know what it wants and is not yet equipped to ask for it<p>Two months ago on Tuesday, Britain voted to leave the European Union. The shock was immense; the fallout dramatic. But then summer came. The early turbulence subsided and …

The Brexit Question That Nobody Asked

Mervyn King, former governor of the Bank of England, has written the best article I've read on Britain's exit from the European Union. In an essay for the New York Review of Books he makes many excellent points, but one is of surpassing importance. It's an obvious point, or ought to be, that …

Europe

Secret LA: 10 Places You Never Thought to Visit (But Should)

<i>Images Courtesy of Shutterstock</i><p>Whether you're visiting LA for a day or a month -- or if you're a local looking for some off-the-beaten-path activities -- it's time to explore the hidden side of LA. Spoiler alert: there's so much you'd never expect from parks to galleries.<p><b>1. Watts Towers</b><p>In an area …

13 Things You Didn't Know About Air Force One

Air Force One is the official air traffic control call sign of a United States Air Force aircraft carrying the President of the United States. This …

How Europeans see a vote for Brexit

Some think the vote is stupid or playing into Putin’s hands, while others regard it as a chance to give Brussels a run for its money<p>If Britain votes to leave the European Union, it could be cast out of Europe in one very literal way.

Free App Sweatcoin Pays People To Get Fit And Stay Active

After raising nearly $1 million ($890K), 150 million steps tracked and tens of partners signed up, new UK health app Sweatcoin launched in the Apple app store this week and has been an instant hit.<p>In the past 48 hours the app has gone to #1 in the Apple UK Finance store and has tapped into the …

6 Surprising Reasons to Visit New Zealand

New Zealand is one of those "big dream" destinations. You know, a place where people say, "Oh, I would <i>love</i> to go there!" ... and then never do. They think the distance or the cost are too great to make it happen. But they'd be surprised at just how easy it is to get there—and how many reasons there …

New Zealand

The 20 youngest self-made billionaires in the world

Some of the wealthiest, most successful entrepreneurs take decades to accumulate their fortunes— others strike gold very early on.<p>A recent report from Hurun, a Shanghai firm that releases yearly rankings and research about the world's richest people, rounded up the latter group of entrepreneurs: …

How to get a bereavement fare | The Star

<b>Q.</b> I made a booking with a travel agency to fly to Barbados as my mother was ill. Prior to my scheduled departure, my mother passed away. When I …

Britain faces 'golden opportunity' outside EU, says London mayor

LONDON (Reuters) - London’s influential mayor on Sunday denied personal ambition was behind his decision to campaign for Britain to leave the European Union and said it was a “golden opportunity” for the country to forge its own trade deals with the world.<p>London mayor Boris Johnson (R) campaigns …

Great Britain

​watch years & years’ glorious gender-queer pop video orgy

Frontman Olly Alexander has written an open letter explaining that, as an openly-gay pop star, he wants to celebrate sex, inclusive of a diverse range of identities and sexualities.<p>Pop music videos have always been sexy, and have long celebrated a steamy vision of sex that has shocked and offended …

BA took flight when we tried to get a refund

It landed us with £806 bill on our holiday to the Bahamas<p><b>Last year our party of six used the British Airways</b> <b>website</b> <b>to book return flights from the UK to George Town in the Bahamas for a holiday. It was to celebrate my partner’s parents’ 70th birthdays. As they were understandably a little anxious,</b> …

British Airways

There's A Lesson In Spain's Surreal, Unfinished Cities

The financial crisis left scores of abandoned development projects and showed the consequences of "speculative urbanization."<p>In a memorable scene in “The Big Short,” the Oscar-nominated 2015 movie about the financial crisis, a real estate agent shows the main characters around a desolate Florida …

Urbanization

UberX to pick up at Los Angeles International Airport

LOS ANGELES — Passengers arriving at Los Angeles International Airport will be allowed to leave in an UberX car starting Thursday morning.<p>LAX was a …

Air New Zealand Asks Passengers to Rewrite Taylor Swift Songs in Exchange for Free Tickets

They’ve got a blank space, baby, and they’ll write your name.<p>With a new year comes a new incredibly scenic Taylor Swift video. The artist’s <i>Out of the</i> …

21 ways rich people think differently than the average person

That's what Napoleon Hill preached in his bestselling 1937 book "Think and Grow Rich," the culmination of his intensive study of more than 500 self-made millionaires.<p>Self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who has interviewed 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people during the past three decades, …

Self-improvement