Tag Archives: Airports

High Speed Thoughts on the way to a Bavarian Beer Festival

11 Jun

The Fast Train to a Beer! We’re off to Erlangen in Bavaria this weekend to visit the famous “Erlanger Bergkirchweih” beer festival. If you’ve never been you really should make a point of taking it in. Second in size only to the famous Oktoberfest in Munich, the atmosphere, location and of course the local brews […]

Why The Combination of Low Cost Airlines and Regional Airports Can Be An Expensive Risk

05 Aug
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport Flughafen Vluchthaven Departure Vertrekken Screen Beeld

Keen to grab market share from international hubs, regional airports have been expanded in haste. However flying from East Midlands Airport (Code: EMA) on Sunday was an education in how low cost airlines and regional airports are not always able to cope with their own market. Checking in for my 19:10 BMI Baby flight to […]