Articles Tagged ‘Iraq’

Iraq, Deprivation Holidays, and Smells Are Some Of The Latest Travel Trends

Iraq, Deprivation Holidays, and Smells Are Some Of The Latest Travel Trends December 1, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
The World Travel Market bills itself as the “premier global event for the tourism industry” and has recently completed its 2010 exhibit. In a series of press releases, the organization has presented what it thinks are the latest travel trends. Some of these include: Iraq is the next tourist...

Iraq Selling Five Boeing Jets (Slightly Used, War-Torn)

Iraq Selling Five Boeing Jets (Slightly Used, War-Torn) October 13, 2010 | Asia, Offbeat, Travel News | Read More
Readers of Al-Rai, an Arabic daily newspaper owned by the Jordanian government, were treated to an intriguing offer in Tuesday’s edition. “Iraqi Airways wants to sell three Boeing 727-200s and two Boeing 707s which are currently located at [Jordan’s] Queen Alia International Airport,”...

Iraq-London Travel Link Re-Opens After Years of Disuse

Iraq-London Travel Link Re-Opens After Years of Disuse April 28, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
The maiden flight of Iraqi Airways touched down at London Gatwick Airport on Sunday, April 25, marking the first time an England-bound plane had set off from Baghdad airport in twenty years. While flights are expected to trickle in, about two per week for now, the move is a historical one and represents...