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TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement March 26 2017
HEADLINES – AVIATION – AFLOAT – DEALWATCH – FOOD & WINE – HOTELS – INTERNATIONAL – IRELAND – STRANGE WORLD – TRAVEL TRADE Things to know about Travel this week Travel Industry Trade show most successful yet Ryanair ends Marrakech service as summer scheds begin Laptop ban: Ireland will NOT follow US & England CAR confirms Ryanair Holidays German license applies in Ireland Revving up for Rendez Vous France in Rouen Travel Extra TV In light […]
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CSO final figures for 2016 show tourism spend up 8.8pc
Britain up 9.3pc North America up 11.5pc Mainland Europe up 6.5pc “Other” long-haul markets up 8.7pc Tourism Ireland and minister Shane Ross commented on final figures for 2016 from the Central Statistics Office showing that spending in Ireland by overseas visitors for 2016 rose by 8.8pc compared with 2015, excluding air and sea fares. The number of trips to Ireland by holidaymakers […]
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Irish travel stages third annual trade show in new venue
The third annual Travel Industry Trade Show took place in a new venue, the RDS. The show was attended by 300 travel professionals, with a lunch co-sponsored by Spanish Tourist Board and Paradores attended by 140, while 230 sat down at the evening barbecue sponsored by Aer Lingus. See more pictures here or connect with […]
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Alan Sparling’s ASM appointed by Your Car Hire as GSA in Ireland
Your Car Hire entered competitive car hire market Alan Sparling GSA for SAS in ireland will handle sales Agency promotions planned in coming weeks Alan Sparling’s Airline Sales Management has been appointed GSA for Ireland by Your Car Hire, a car hire broker based in England and dedicated exclusively to the trade: they do not sell to the public. […]
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Ireland will NOT follow US & England in banning laptops in cabin in flights from Muslim majority countries
Ireland will NOT follow US & England in banning laptops in cabin in flights from Muslim majority countries A spokesperson for Shane Ross’s Department of Transport said: aviation security in Ireland is governed primarily by EU rules and regulations and Ireland complies with the EU’s common security standards. Security measures at Irish airports have not changed nor […]
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Britain follows US in banning laptops in the cabin from 6 Muslim-majority countries
Laptop ban in the cabin applies to 6 countries Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. Britain has followed the USA in banning devices larger than smartphones in cabins on aircraft from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. Passengers boarding flights to England from the six countries affected will not be allowed to take any […]
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Ireland most exposed as aviation conference warned of Brexit confusion
    Ireland has most to lose in aviation over Brexit uncertainty, Olivier Jankovec, Director General of ACI EUROPE told the ninth ACI Airports Economics & Finance Conference taking place in London. He said the markets most reliant on air traffic to/from Britain are: Ireland (39.2pc), followed by the Slovak Republic (33.2pc), Cyprus (31.3pc), Malta (27.9pc), Poland […]
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Garret Marrinan is new GM at the Gibson, Dublin GAA and RTE’s First Dates hotel
Clarion Hotels’ Garret Marrinan is to take the reins at Dublin’s Gibson Hotel, a partner to the Dublin Senior football team and the setting of RTE reality show First Dates Ireland. The appointment was announced by Ireland’s largest hotel operator, Dalata Hotel Group, Ireland’s largest hotel operator. Dublin born of a Kilkee father,  Marrinan takes […]
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Séan Garnier among 14 CLIA media award winners
The 14 winners of the sixth annual CLIA Britain Cruise Media Awards were announced during a ceremony at UBM in London. Blogger and digital media consultant Jonny Ward founder of One Step 4Ward, who had just finished his aim of visiting every country on the planet, led the awards. Along with Andy Harmer, SVP Membership […]
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TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement March 26 2017

HEADLINES – AVIATION – AFLOAT – DEALWATCH – FOOD & WINE – HOTELS – INTERNATIONAL – IRELAND – STRANGE WORLD – TRAVEL TRADE Things to know about Travel this week Travel Industry Trade show most successful yet Ryanair ends...

CSO final figures for 2016 show tourism spend up 8.8pc

Britain up 9.3pc North America up 11.5pc Mainland Europe up 6.5pc “Other” long-haul markets up 8.7pc Tourism Ireland and minister Shane Ross commented on final figures for 2016 from the Central Statistics Office showing that spending in Ireland by overseas visitors...

Irish travel stages third annual trade show in new venue

The third annual Travel Industry Trade Show took place in a new venue, the RDS. The show was attended by 300 travel professionals, with a lunch co-sponsored by Spanish Tourist Board and Paradores attended by 140, while 230 sat down at the evening barbecue sponsored by...

Alan Sparling’s ASM appointed by Your Car Hire as GSA in Ireland

Your Car Hire entered competitive car hire market Alan Sparling GSA for SAS in ireland will handle sales Agency promotions planned in coming weeks Alan Sparling’s Airline Sales Management has been appointed GSA for Ireland by Your Car Hire, a car hire broker based in...

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TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement March 26 2017

TRAVEL Extra’s Sunday Supplement March 26 2017

HEADLINES – AVIATION – AFLOAT – DEALWATCH – FOOD & WINE – HOTELS – INTERNATIONAL – IRELAND – STRANGE WORLD – TRAVEL TRADE Things to know about Travel this week Travel Industry Trade show most successful yet Ryanair ends...

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CSO final figures for 2016 show tourism spend up 8.8pc

CSO final figures for 2016 show tourism spend up 8.8pc

Britain up 9.3pc North America up 11.5pc Mainland Europe up 6.5pc “Other” long-haul markets up 8.7pc Tourism Ireland and minister Shane Ross commented on final figures for 2016 from the Central Statistics Office showing that spending in Ireland by overseas visitors...

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Irish travel stages third annual trade show in new venue

Irish travel stages third annual trade show in new venue

The third annual Travel Industry Trade Show took place in a new venue, the RDS. The show was attended by 300 travel professionals, with a lunch co-sponsored by Spanish Tourist Board and Paradores attended by 140, while 230 sat down at the evening barbecue sponsored by...

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