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The best films about holidays which went slightly awry
Packing for a trip at the moment? Good good; don't let us stop you.
Here at Columbus Direct, obviously, we're massive fans of travel - but we can't resist a film where the trip takes a funny, surreal or downright dangerous turn. You may have guessed this by our fondness for Airplane!, which we stil... Read more
Adam Libbey reveals how to successfully camp in snow
Camping and snow. The two words sit uneasily together, don’t they?
However, it can (and will) be done, as it’s something The Arctic V will be doing while they’re competing in The Arctic Circle Race. We spoke to Adam Libbey about his experiences of camping in snow - how to do it, what it’s really ... Read more
US flights cancelled ahead of 'enormous' snowstorm
A huge snowstorm predicted to hit the north eastern United States has led to thousands of flights being cancelled.
Snow is forecast for New York and Boston, as well as surrounding areas. Up to three feet of snow could fall by the end of today.
British Airways has cancelled seven flights from Heath... Read more
Ryanair fined €550k for poor customer service
Ryanair, the budget airline, has been fined €550k by the Italian competition watchdog AGCM after huge numbers of customers complained about the company's premium rate phone line.
According to The Australian, people found it 'difficult and unreasonably expensive' to find alternative flights, claim r... Read more