English Corner

The travel sector for over-50s is booming, as web portals and specialist tour operators increase to capture this lucrative, growing market.

Belfast, once tatty and engulfed in The Northern Ireland Conflict, was the last place you’d go for a holiday. But the last couple of decades have witnessed a completely revitalised city and growing tourism destination.

2017 marks the 50th Anniversary of the «Summer of Love», when the city of San Francisco served as a magnet for musicians, artists and social rebels. Celebrations will be held in the Californian city throughout the year.

Technology is transforming travel agency: will it kill off the need for a traditional travel agent or is there always a place for human interraction in travel booking?

The only non-Swiss CEO oft he now defunct Swissair is still very much involved in the travel industry. Travelnews.ch got in touch with the former airline topshot who resides in the San Francisco area.