What’s the worst-case scenario for travel agencies in Portland?

We’ve all been there, the time we’re trying to book a flight with a booking agent or an agent, or when we’ve been waiting for our flight to arrive.There are always those moments when everything goes wrong, and when everything feels so rushed that we’re lost in our own thoughts and emotions.Sometimes the worst case …

How to travel to and from the UK to stay at a hotel

The Travel Industry Association has revealed how to travel the country for a stay without being forced to pay for a hotel stay.The group is working on a new guidebook to help travellers find hotels near the UK.Read moreTravel industry Association chief executive and executive director John Gascón told the BBC that there are a …

Irish travellers in limbo after airport shutdown

Travellers in the Republic of Ireland have been stranded at the airport of Dublin after authorities closed the airport’s entire system.Key points:Irish authorities say the shutdown will not affect air travel in Ireland, but travelers will be stuck at the Dublin Airport for up to four daysThe government says it will provide information about how …

The Latest: Aryana Travel Agency opens new branch in Norway

Arya Travel Agency has opened a new branch on Norway’s east coast, and is bringing a host of services including a new boutique hotel to the country.The newly opened branch is located at the Royal Hotel Bergen in Oslo, with a guesthouse available to book.The brand is already available in Finland, Austria, Switzerland, and Belgium.Aryanas …

What to know about Bobby Travel agency’s plans for the future

Bobby Travel, a travel agency based in South Africa, is planning to invest $2 billion in a new headquarters and a brand-new airport in a bid to boost its business and position itself to be more competitive with rivals.Bobby, which has been around since 1999, announced plans to expand its operations to Pakistan in January.The …

When to book hotel stays in Costa Rica: Best travel agencies and hotels

In Costa Rica, a lot of travelers are now relying on booking hotels, especially in touristy areas such as Costa Rica’s main tourist destination, Santa Fe.The Costa Rican capital has seen an influx of people who want to visit the island, especially since it was a major tourist destination during the 1970s.In addition, the city …

Tourist visas: How much do they cost?

Dublin, May 26 (Reuters) The Irish tourist visa market has been hit by a major overhaul and will see more visas issued than ever, according to a report by the travel agency and the tourism body.Key points:Dublin to host 4,000 more tourists than it did in 2015Dublin has to work out how to cope with …

Peru Airlines suspends all flights to Qatar

Peruvian Airlines has suspended all flights out of Doha, the capital of Qatar, saying it is in the process of establishing a “zero-risk zone” to prevent terrorism from taking place.In a statement on its website on Friday, Peru Airlines said it had notified the authorities in Qatar and the UAE that it had suspended all …

Why is Pope Francis in a foreign country?

Francis has been to the Dominican Republic, Morocco, Belgium, Spain and the U.K., and he’s scheduled to arrive in Poland on Thursday for a weekend of family visits.He’s been to a number of Latin American countries and the Caribbean and will visit Cuba on Friday.His schedule includes a trip to Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Chile.The …

How a trip to Canada’s Wonderland changed my life

The trip to Wonderland in Canada’s largest city is one of the few places I still can think of that I can go to when I’m feeling overwhelmed and uninspired.It is the sort of thing you dream about, but rarely feel you need to do, and it has brought me back to where I started. For …