Airline ‘fat tax’ proposal. Cyprus–what next–expat savings in danger? Pestana Bay.

Airline 'fat tax' backed by half of Britons

Airline ‘fat tax’ backed by half of Britons

Telegraph Travel (26th March) reports that nearly half of British travellers are in favour of a “fat tax” on overweight air passengers, new research has shown

This week an academic in Norway proposed a “pay as you weigh” scheme that would see airlines charging overweight fliers more to help ............  ...read more

Mobile broadband. More road casualties. Azores “red” alert. New European rules for airport delays.

Mobile broadband

Sorry to go on about this, but the last few weeks moving around in both the UK and Madeira has made me necessarily something of an expert in this matter. This is part of the reason behind the infrequency of recent postings but it’s great to see that “Comments” have done a better job than me ............  ...read more