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Taxi drivers in Paris and Rome named the world’s rudest

British holidaymakers have voted taxi drivers in Paris and Rome as the rudest in the world. According to the survey by, cab drivers in the capital cities of France and Italy are seen as the most unhelpful. Their counterparts […]

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French air traffic controllers call off third day of strike

A planned third day of the strike by French air traffic controllers, which was to take place tomorrow (Thursday June 13), has been called off. The strike is still


UK airline anger at latest French strike

UK airlines are being forced to cancel flights and are expressing their anger over a strike by French air traffic controllers. The three-day strike, which starts today, has forced

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Eurostar’s new trains delayed

Eurostar, a high-speed railway service that connects London with Paris and Brussels, will not be receiving the new trains that it has on order by the expected delivery


Eurostar receives food award

Eurostar, a high-speed railway service that connects London with the cities of Paris and Brussels via the Channel Tunnel, has announced that it has won a sustainability award


UK ski companies banned from showing clients best slopes in France

The practice of UK-based ski tour operators showing their clients around slopes at French resorts has been banned. It has been custom and practice for a number of years


Bmi Regional Announces Three New Routes to Europe

Bmi Regional, a UK based airline, has launched three new routes from Birmingham Airport in the UK to continental European destinations. The airline has launched new routes between Birmingham


Cityjet Introduces Flights from Dublin to Brest

CityJet, an Ireland-based airline, is offering new services to Brest, in France, from Dublin, the Republic of Ireland's capital. The new service will be commencing from June 29, 2013,

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Off the beaten track: Unseen Paris on a budget

Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, but for those who like to stray from the tourist spots it can be a bit of

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France Scores High On Welcoming Visitors

A survey that set out to discover if visitors to France are made to feel welcome has provided some positive feedback for the French Tourism industry. As part of