Travel agents and wholesalers are frantically working to help thousands of stranded Air Australia passengers as the low cost carrier went into voluntary administration overnight, just three months after its launch.
Boeing facing class action by 400-plus pilots over 737 MAX’s “unprecedented cover-up”
More than 400 pilots have issued a class-action lawsuit against Boeing – the first of its kind to be issued against the company – over its problematic 737 MAX jet.
Get the gang together: Buy two Travel DAZE tickets and get one free!
With savings like these, you’re practically LOSING money if you don’t attend. Well, sort of.
Norwegian tourist destination wants to remove time to make use of endless daylight
Residents of a quaint little Scandinavian island popular with tourists are reportedly lobbying for big changes to the way the island measures time, namely by removing the concept entirely.
“We don’t have one-night stands”: Travel Counsellors CEO on the importance of referrals
by Christian Fleetwood
Our roving reporter came down with “the flu” while at the Travel Counsellors conference in Radelaide earlier this month, hence the delay in publishing this.
Aussie airline to reroute London flights following United States’ Iran ban
by Ali Coulton
Meanwhile, Travel Weekly staff have had to reroute their path to the kitchen after the office dog left a nasty surprise on the rug.
Former Miss Universe Australia left stranded in Bali over wet passport
Looks like Indonesia’s notorious passport rules have claimed another victim. A friendly reminder to CHECK YOUR PASSPORT before heading overseas.
Wholesaler wrap: Wendy Wu sale extended, Collette launches preview brochure + MORE!
Need a Monday morning pick-me-up? Have a peruse through all the latest wholesaler deals! If nothing else, it’ll help you kill at least half an hour if you read it slowly.
OPINION: How getting personal could bring the hotel industry back from the brink
by Peter Buttigieg
This blogger argues that hoteliers need to start looking beyond price and getting personal, but not in a deliberately unkind or insulting way.
“It’s been a long road, man”: NBA star LeBron James stars in powerful luggage ad
by Edward Pollitt
Now, you’re probably thinking why we’ve decided to run this story about a travel luggage ad. We’re as baffled as you are, TBH.
11 key takeaways from how Airbnb has grown into a $35bn business
by Tam Al-Saad
It’s not often that Travel Weekly provides such valuable insights as this gem, so enjoy it while you can.