Hilarious Out of Office replies to set when you take your summer holiday

Office workers are shunning boring Out Of Office email replies  They are injecting comedy into the auto-response messages instead  Some mock the office atmosphere, others reveal how drunk they will get By Caroline Mcguire for MailOnline Studies have shown that holidaymakers feel at their happiest just before their trips and is there really anything more … [Read more…]

Guns in Rio, migrants in Greece and a litter-strewn ocean in the Maldives: Tourism posters are re-imagined to show the darker side of destinations

Graphic artist Monk HF creates tourism-style posters which merge idyllic scenes with their harsh realities Among the themes explored in cities around the world are war, pollution, migration and the sex trade Destinations include the Greek island of Lesbos, the Indian city of Kolkata and Bagdad, the capital of Iraq By Annabel Fenwick Elliott for … [Read more…]

Jet2¬†passenger who yelled ‘Shut that child up!’ shamed by girl’s mother on Facebook

Nicola Colenso said ‘abusive’ air passenger told her to ‘shut that child up’ The mother-of-four was trying to calm her eight-year-old daughter down Ms Colenso criticised woman in Facebook post shared by 52,000 people She said her daughter, who suffers from rare condition, taken to hospital  By Sam Tonkin For Mailonline The mother of an … [Read more…]

Revealed: Gatwick is the worst UK airport for delays with passengers held up by 18 minutes on average

Average delay per flight at Gatwick is higher than any other in the UK  January 2015-March 2016, there was an average delay of 18 minutes At London Heathrow, the average delay was 13 minutes. By Caroline Mcguire for MailOnline London Gatwick is the UK airport where passengers face the most delays, according to new data. … [Read more…]

First direct flights from Australia to Europe with new Dreamliners from Qantas

Qantas is looking at direct flights between Perth and London Sydney and Chicago and Melbourne and Dallas routes also considered The direct flights could launch with rollout of new 787-9 Dreamliners  The standard Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner costs about $345 million Qantas will buy eight of the planes to replace ageing 747s  By Rachel Eddie and … [Read more…]

Dazzling photos of Americans on vacation in the 60s capture the golden age of motels

In the 1960s holidaymakers flocked to motels for weekend breaks as cars opened America up to them These glamorous roadside hubs boasted swimming pools, gyms, diners and bedrooms with televisions  Influenced by Hawaiian cultured, entertainment was tiki-infused and Hawaii was a popular destination By Naomi Leach For Mailonline As their neon lights blinkered enticingly across … [Read more…]

Virgin America passenger goes viral after arriving at airport check-in her underwear

A woman checked into a Virgin America flight in a pair of underpants She was pictured at check-in by a fellow passenger in the queue  The image has racked up more than 90,000 views in 20 hours online  Do you know the passenger travelling in just her underwear? Email naomi.leach@mailonline.co.uk By Caroline Mcguire for MailOnline A … [Read more…]