Monday, February 20, 2017

France’s tourism rebounds

“Between 82.5 and 83 million foreign tourists visited France in 2016," Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on February 10. This is down from the...

Mike Horn becomes first man to cross Antarctic solo

Mike Horn, the explorer with strong links to Monaco, has succeeded in his solo Antarctic crossing. He achieved this remarkable feat in 57 days,...

Tourism picks up in France

Tourist numbers in France rebounded in the last quarter of 2016, exceeding the number of visitors in the autumn of 2014, before the terror...

Air France blocks US embarkations

Air France has already refused boarding of reportedly fifteen people due to fly to the United States since the signing of an executive order...

Nice Airport beats record

Despite the atrocity in Nice in the middle of last year, with the loss of 86 lives on July 14, and a subsequent knock-on...

Helicopter transfer from Nice airport a whole lot easy-er

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0i9u5PHVYA&t=1s EasyJet and Monacair, the company founded by Stefano Casiraghi in 1988, have linked up to provide much easier access to and from the Principality,...

Change of tack on small airports

The airport that serves Saint-Tropez can continue to accept direct flights from outside the Schengen zone after a vociferous campaign. Local politicians had told...

German passport is number one

The annual travel ranking by Passportindex.org puts Germany at the top of the international ranking, measured in terms of how many countries allow travellers...