Fascinating POV footage takes you on a ride on Europe’s highest railway to 11,000ft above sea level

Sit back and enjoy a ride on Europe’s highest railway courtesy of an eye-opening POV video. The footage was filmed via a camera attached to the front of a cogwheel train on the Jungfrau Railway in Switzerland’s Bernese Alps, showing the thrilling ascent from Kleine Scheidegg train station to Jungfraujoch – which, at 3,454m (11,332ft) … Read more

Why balmy, beautiful Singapore is not just a stopover any more

Once seen merely as a stopover, Singapore is now regarded as a fantastic destination in its own right.  It’s a balmy, beautiful city state where record-breaking skyscrapers tower over nature reserves and supersized shopping malls. There’s no shortage of places to stay and the country is famous for its UNESCO-listed street food scene and lush, … Read more

Uber launches new feature for UK riders that enables them to book EUROSTAR tickets

Uber launches new ‘smart travel’ feature for UK riders that enables them to book EUROSTAR tickets… and the tool will tell them if their flight is cancelled, too The feature is called ‘Uber Travel’ and is ‘set to turn Uber into a smart travel app’  It will ‘make travel to the Continent a door-to-door experience … Read more

Video offers a peek inside United Airlines’ flight school in Arizona, from the dorms to the pool

It’s not quite worthy of a Tom Cruise movie, but fascinating nonetheless. A new video reveals the impressive facilities at United Airlines’ recently opened flight training school at Phoenix Goodyear Airport in Goodyear, Arizona. It’s called the United Aviate Academy and boasts a fleet of 25 Cirrus SR-20 series single-engine training planes, dormitories for trainee pilots, two swimming … Read more

Virgin Atlantic unveils the cabin for its new A330neo and MailOnline has an exclusive tour

Virgin Atlantic has unveiled the cabin for its new A330-900neo aircraft, which features a brand-new top-tier seat called the Retreat Suite, billed by the airline as ‘the most spacious suite in [its] history’. MailOnline Travel was invited to have an exclusive lunch in it and discovered that it has the air of game-changer, not least … Read more