Travel & Tourism (148)
A flight that goes all the way
A private American airline company is offering passengers a special packaged flight that could get them in the Mile High Club. Flamingo Air has launched the ‘Flight of Fancy’ taking couples on an hour flight which includes a double bed, a bottle of champagne, and “one very discreet pilot”.
Why it matters
Some would say that joining the Mile High Club loses all of its fun and appeal if it’s condoned. Despite this, this airline is catering to a curious audience that may well consider taking up the offer and eventually increase sales. Are there other categories where businesses should indulge their potential customers – no matter how naughty the need?
The Burgundy Region in France launched a communication campaign to lure tourists… by taking an anti-tourism approach and saying “There are no tourists in Burgundy”.
The T-Box is a power generator that captures wind energy from passing trains. Placed beside the current tracks on 1 km stretches the generators would be able to power remote areas that lack electricity or rail sub-systems.