Monday newsletters always feature top 10 travel lists to inspire. Today (June 17, 2019): Top 10 best airlines in North America. Which airline in North America is the most trustworthy? The answer to this question is likely to resonate among travelers planning their travels to/from or within North America if they have a choice of airlines. Every week, it seems a company, magazine or media organization claims it has the definitive list of the best and worst airlines using its own, sometimes questionable methodology. One of the more trusted surveys is published by SkyTrax, with Air Canada topping this list. Looking at North America, here’s a list of my 10 favorite airlines based on my own observations (I’ve flown them all on multiple occasions) and my own quality measures (e.g. onboard product, customer service, safety, route network and fleet). What’s your favorite airline in North America? Take my poll below or leave a comment. This slideshow requires … [Read more...] about Top 10 best airlines in North America
Top 10 best countries in the world
Caleb Jones Associated Press Published 10:08 PM EDT May 24, 2019 Kailua, Hawaii – In Kailua, the sand is soft and white, the water is clear and calm, and the view is exactly what you would expect from a beach in the Hawaiian Islands. Those are among the reasons Oahu’s Kailua Beach Park has been selected as the best stretch of sand for an annual list of top U.S. beaches. Stephen Leatherman, a coastal scientist and professor at Florida International University, has been drafting the list under the alias “Dr. Beach” since 1991. Leatherman uses 50 criteria to evaluate beaches, with the most important categories being water cleanliness, safety and management of the beach environment and its facilities. Leatherman uses data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to grade the beaches on water quality and has been to all the beaches on his list. Beaches in Hawaii are consistently ranked high, sometimes at the top of his list. “I love Waikiki Beach. … [Read more...] about ‘Dr. Beach’ reveals top 10 best beaches in the U.S.
News Related: Memphis Tours Just a mention of the word Egypt and you’ll be conjuring up images of Pyramids and The Great Sphinx! Steeped in ancient history, this mystifying country is one of the most interesting and oldest civilisations in the world. From the chaos of Cairo with its bustling bazaars, to the peace and tranquillity of the Red Sea, Egypt is a truly captivating ancient wonder of the world and it is sure to bring out the explorer in you. One of the best ways to see the country is to take Egypt Tours and we outline the top 10 best tours below. Our Travel Auctions Sort Bypopularlatestending Visit the Valley of the Kings in Luxor where Tutankhamun’s tomb was unearthed just 100 years ago, soak up the archaeological treasures at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo or take a cruise along the serene River Nile. Called the Father of African Rivers, the Nile is the world’s longest river and stretches some 6,695 km, winding northwards through eleven countries from its … [Read more...] about Top 10 Best Tours in Egypt
By Nina Hobson on Mar 22, 2019 in Austria, Canada, Denmark, Europe, Featured, Finland, Iceland, Netherlands, New Zealand, North America, Norway, Oceania, Regions, Sweden, Switzerland, Western Europe [social_warfare]Perhaps your idea of happiness is a pristine beach off the Caribbean, a glass of vintage red on the French Riviera or an unexpected hotel upgrade, but what about the happiness of a nation? The winner of this year’s World Happiness Report may come as a surprise to some. For the second time in a row, Finland has been crowned the happiest nation on the planet. Using data collected over the previous three years by independent poll group Gallup, the UN report ranks countries on “how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be” based on income, freedom, trust, healthy life expectancy, social support, generosity and perceptions of corruption. 2019 World Happiness Report top ten 1. Finland Despite not having the highest GDP of the Nordic countries, Finland tops … [Read more...] about Top 10 happiest countries in the world
Monday newsletters always feature top 10 travel lists to inspire. Today (January 21, 2019): Top 10 Leading Hotels of the World. The Leading Hotels of the World (LHW) is an exclusive collection of more than 400 luxury hotels and resorts in over 80 countries. LHW does not own hotels; it rather offers a reservation service for independent hotels and supports sales and marketing, advertising and public relations, financial services, quality control, and hotel inspections for its member properties. LHW has several iconic properties in its portfolio, some of them ranking among the best hotels in the world. And staying at a LHW hotel got a lot more interesting this year because LHW recently launched a new loyalty program (which I will explain in my blogpost this Friday) that allows you to earn points and redeem them for free stays at LWH properties worldwide (in addition to special benefits and discounts). Here’s a list of my 10 … [Read more...] about Top 10 Leading Hotels of the World