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Bringing the World into Your Home with Custom Kitchen Designs

After a delightful journey exploring distant lands, there’s nothing quite like the warmth and comfort of returning to the familiar embrace of your home. Imagine rekindling those travel memories by cooking a secret recipe picked up from your adventures, right in your own custom-designed kitchen. The perfect kitchen not only enhances the flavors of your international cooking experiments but also redefines

Heathrow and Gatwick lounges display local art

London Heathrow and Gatwick airport lounges are hosting art exhibitions as part of the European summer season.

The Plaza Premium lounge at London Heathrow Airport in Terminal 2 will feature the art of Marcia Scott. The living room will feature abstract paintings and prints from the Scott Flow collection. Scott's art focuses on the process of mixing and moving paint, pouring it directly

Emirates uses SAF to fly to London Heathrow Airport

As part of its expansion into sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) flights, Emirates has launched SAF-powered flights to London Heathrow.

The carrier has joined the SAF LHR rewards programme, which aims to make SAF more efficient. accessible and affordable to all airlines operating at the airport.

Emirates said it has accepted delivery of SAF from Shell Aviation at LHR and will deliver

Foreign buyers are leaving London

Foreign tourists prefer to shop in continental Europe rather than in London after the UK abandoned benefits duty-free trading post-Brexit.

Non-EU buyers in the UK must pay 20% VAT on goods purchased after tax free benefits are removed in 2021.

Data from Global Blue, a Swiss tax credit provider, shows that a fifth of UK foreign shoppers in 2019 - 34,000 tourists - switched their duty-free

Go City adds popular attractions to LondonPass

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of its London Pass, Go City has partnered with Merlin Entertainment to add seven new attractions to its list of places to go and see.

“We are thrilled to be building on our global partnership with Merlin Entertainments by including seven iconic London Merlin attractions in our London ticket listings for the first time,” said John Owen, CEO of Go City.


The British Royal Family opens its doors

This year Great Britain will open previously limited territories of two royal possessions to tourists.

British Monarchy announced that restricted areas in Buckingham Palace will be open to the public for the first time. The east wing of the palace, famous for the balcony on which the royal family performs for public gatherings, will open for tours in July and August.


Heathrow Border Force staff vote to strike

Border Force staff, the body that oversees customs and immigration controls at UK border controls at airports such as Heathrow, have voted to strike from - for disputes regarding shift schedules. Although the exact date has not been confirmed, strikes are rumored to begin as early as April 5.

According to a report published by London Heathrow Airport, in 2023 the average wait time at border

Airports save time with AI

Airlines and airports are testing new artificial intelligence technology to reduce delays, make return procedures more efficient and save on costs.


AI for traffic management

London Heathrow Airport and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport are currently trialling the use of artificial intelligence technology to improve traffic management.

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Air Peace launches direct flights to London

Nigerian carrier Air Peace has announced that it will begin flights between Lagos and London from March 30.

Flight P47578 will operate five weekly flights from Tuesday to Saturday, departing Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos at 00:10 and arriving at Gatwick Airport at 06:40. Return flights on P47579 will depart on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from