Ryanair flight: Passengers suffer bleeding ears after cabin pressure loss mid-air | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair flight FR7312 was flying from Dublin to Zadar in Croatia when the incident occurred. A loss of pressure in the cabin meant the plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Frankfurt airport. Oxygen masks fell as the plane descended thousands of feet, dropping 26,000 feet in just seven minutes according to flight tracking website Flight Radar. According to Sky News, German police explained that 33 of the passengers out of 189 were taken to the hospital. Some suffered from bleeding ears due to the loss of pressure,…

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A secret retreat for goddesses and royalty | Beach Holidays | Travel

This recently refurbished five-star and all-suite resort, surrounded by mountains and white cliffs overlooking the secluded bay of Pissouri, feels like a resort fit for royalty. In fact, it is. Prince Harry is said to have visited while Zara and Mike Tindall honeymooned here in 2011. The resort, largely made up of two-storey suites with traditional shutters on the windows, restored roof tiles and elegant arches, also has a spa, a kids’ club and a creche as well as several eating and drinking options set around a garden of tropical…

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Holidays 2018: What to do if your flight is cancelled | Travel News | Travel

Cancelled flights can ruin your holiday plans so it’s essential you know what course of action to take should the worst happen. Cheap flight booking site CheapOair have offered their expect travel advice on cancellations. “Passengers traveling to, from, or within the European Union may be protected under EU Law if their flight is cancelled,” Anuradha Mudalige, Director at CheapOair.co.uk, told Express.co.uk. “EU Law applies to any flights departing from an EU airport regardless of airline, or flights that are arriving at an EU airport operated by an EU airline. …

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Walking holidays: Jurassic Coast among best UK walks – top 10 revealed | Travel News | Travel

Getty Images Walking holidays: Jurassic Coast and West Highland Way among best UK walks – top 10 revealed Walking holidays are an excellent way to explore the great outdoors this summer and see the UK at its finest. Scottish endurance athlete and GP Dr Andrew Murray has visited over 100 countries but maintains that the UK is his favourite in the sheer diversity of places to walk and run. “For me, the opportunity to have classic cliff walks, rugged mountains and thousands of years of history right on my doorstep is…

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Safest long-haul destinations revealed – Travel advice for Canada, Dubai, US and Australia | Travel News | Travel

Holiday booking can be difficult for a number of reasons, such as price and amenities on offer. One of the most important things on tourists minds is safety and whether the destination poses any threats. Popular holiday choices such as France and Spain have been hit by a number of terrorist attacks, prompting the terror threat level to be raised. With long-haul travel becoming more popular, heading further afield could be a better option for holidays this summer. Which long-haul holiday destinations are the safest and what is the latest…

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Ryanair flight news: 30 UK trips cancelled as pilots strike | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair flights from the UK to Ireland will be cancelled, the travel provider has announced. The company tweeted a statement to their account revealing the changes to travel plans. The tweet stated: “Ryanair to cancel up to 30 of 290 Irish flights on Thurs 12 July, only some IRE-UK flights affected. “All Ireland to Europe flights to operate as normal as majority of Irish pilots fly on Thurs.” In a further statement the company stated they “regret” the action. It revealed that striking pilots are behind the changes in the…

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