$1 Houses in Italy Are Now Even Easier to Buy
Owning a vacation home in Italy doesn’t have to be a fantasy. In fact, it’s easier than ever to find your the charming, Italian bungalow of your dreams. A surge of places in Italy, like Ollolai and Sambuca, have been famously selling off their old homes for only $1 in hopes of reviving their little towns. Read more here.
Couple sitting in first class plays barefoot footsie
Two first class passengers left their fellow travelers horrified when they were spotted playing ‘footsie’ with each other over their seat dividers on an American Airlines flight. Read more here.
Expedia and Marriott Finally Sign a New Contract
Marriott and Expedia Group have finally signed a new multiyear contract, their first new agreement since Marriott bought Starwood for $13 billion in 2016, and won bragging rights as the largest hotel chain in the world. Read more here.
Cabin designer Ross Burns from Aim Altitude wants to revolutionize air travel
Ross Burns is the lead designer of cabin interiors at Bournemouth-based Aim Altitude, the company behind the bar areas on Emirates and Virgin Atlantic. Now they’ve created a social space concept called ‘Ultraflex’, reminiscent of Virgin’s sofa-clad ‘loft’ area for the A350 – but even more radical. Read more here.
Emirates will no longer display expensive alcohol
Emirates will no longer display Dom Perignon, Hennessy Paradis, Tessero, and the Emirates Vintage Collection at the first class bar. These items will continue to be available, and will instead just be in the first class bar cart. Read more here.