The all business-class boutique airline La Compagnie has introduced flights between London (LTN) and New York (EWR) starting at £1100 per round-trip.The French startup company is wanting to revolutionise business-class air travel by offering luxury services at premium economy prices. Previously only offering flights between Paris and New York, co-founders Frantz Yvelin and Peter Luethi anticipate finding their competitive edge through low prices. Inflight features include 74 spacious lie-flat seats, délicieux French cuisine and exceptional personal service. With the loyalty programme, MyCompagnie, passengers earn points with every flight.
Crystal Cruises voted Worlds Best for Record Seventeenth Year
Source = Crystal Cruises Crystal Cruises has yet again claimed the crown as World’s Best Large-Ship Cruise Line in the annual Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards readers’ survey — making the win Crystal’s seventeenth consecutive triumph. The ultra-luxury holiday company is the only cruise line, hotel, or resort to win its category every year since the awards began. Crystal’s winning score for 2012 reflects thousands of jet-setting readers’ ratings across six areas: service, itineraries/destinations, activities, accommodations, food, and value. The results are published in the renowned magazine’s August issue.“While we have delighted travellers this year with newly designed spaces, new services, and new value-conscious pricing, we have offered a consistency of experience that is unmatched in our industry,” says Crystal President Gregg Michel. “Travel + Leisure’s discerning readership clearly recognises the best when they see it, and I couldn’t be prouder of our staff for their generous service, creativity and attention to detail.”In recent months, Crystal has spent US$40 million on stylish redesigns of its award-winning Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity, and US$100 million in a little over five years. Its Six-Star service, quality, and choices were also enhanced by introducing “All Inclusive” fine wines, premium spirits, and gratuities; partnering with renowned organisations like USC’s School of Cinematic Arts for a complimentary sophisticated filmmaking curriculum; crafting dozens of innovative, maiden port calls and itineraries, including more local overnights and shorter voyages; helping travelers get to and from ships more easily via Crystal’s new Fast Track Check-In and VIP Airport Services; and adding Bistro tapas and casual evening Chinese Comfort Food to a range of gourmet dinner options that includes Nobu Matsuhisa and Piero Selvaggio cuisines. Local European entertainment and experts on board, Elton John and Diva-homage shows, Facebook and iPad classes, 360-day previews of shore excursions, and a new marketing campaign entitled “Begin a New Story” were also introduced to the Crystal landscape this year.The Travel + Leisure 2012 World’s Best Award joins several other high-profile honours bestowed upon the luxury line since the end of 2011, including Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Service (Large-Ship); Condé Nast Traveller’s Best Mid-Sized Cruise Line (18th year), Cruise Ships (#1 and 2), and Spa; and ground-breaking design awards, including Hospitality Design magazine’s first-ever Distinctive Cruise Design award.
Ayesha Curry Responds To Groupies Comment Backlash
Ayesha Curry got some heat for her honest comments about groupies trying to get a taste of her NBA player husband Steph Curry. Now, she has addressed the backlash and is giving no apologies.SEE ALSO: Some No Name, Pitchy R&B Singer Disrespected Keith Sweat And Gets Demolished On Twitter“I have never been one to cage my feelings and emotions to any capacity. I am human,” Curry wrote on Instagram on Wednesday. “It brings me pure joy to speak my mind, be vulnerable at times and to know myself inside and out… If what I’m not afraid to say out loud about being a 30yr mama of 3 helps another woman like me feel like they’re not the alone and not the only one with an insecurity (because we ALL have them, don’t play) then that makes all of this hoopla worth it.” She continued, “If you get a chance to watch the actual RTT [Red Table Talk]and not the headlines and rumors please do!” She closes with “find your joy and speak your truth unapologetically.” More By NewsOne Staff Jesse Jackson Demands ‘Justice Now’ At EJ Bradford’s Moving Funeral Ceremony Today we’re kicking off an ALL NEW season of #RedTableTalk with @AyeshaCurry, Sonya Curry, @SydelCurryLee, and @CallieRivers25 who open up about what it’s like in their NBA family.Watch the full episode here: https://t.co/lyZCboZ8s8 pic.twitter.com/0jRQRt2Mlk— Red Table Talk (@RedTableTalk) May 6, 2019She also said a flock of groupies once tried to get close to Steph outside of the car while she was breastfeeding her daughter inside. ayesha curry , groupies , Steph and Ayesha Curry , stephen curry View this post on Instagram Gov. Cuomo Slams Mayor Bill De Blasio For The Eric Garner Case But He Also Failed The Family “This group of people came over and they’re trying to ask Stephen for pictures and autographs,” Curry recalled. “The woman opens the car door, sticks her body in the car and is like, ‘Oh, let me see [the baby].“ Curry said she responded by saying, “No, get out of the car,” to which the woman said, “Oh, honey, you know what you signed up for.”Even though Curry said that she has since grown used to women constantly “lurking” for her husband, she still hates it. Also, she said she does not get attention from men the way her husband gets attention from women, “Yeah there are all these women throwing themselves, but me, the past 10 years, I don’t have any of that,” Curry said. “I have zero, this sound weird, male attention. I’m like is there something wrong with me?”Some haters on social media accused Curry of hating on women and didn’t like that she admitted to wanting attention from men.Hater gonna hate. Ayesha Curry is clearly living her best life.SEE ALSO:All The Ways Cops Are Still Trying To Cover Up LaQuan McDonald’s ExecutionOutrageous! Figurines Of White Cherub Crushing Head Of Black Angel Removed From Dollar StoreMeet Jogger Joe, The Man Who Took Racist Cue From BBQ Becky In Tossing Homeless Man’s Clothes A$AP Rocky Being In A Swedish Prison Will Not Stop Her From Going To The Country That Showed Her ‘So Much Love’ Meghan McCain Whines That She Can’t Attack llhan Omar Because Trump Is Too Racist This is me throwing a pair of spanx in a Marie Kondo-Esque bin. “Does it spark joy?” I have never been one to cage my feelings and emotions to any capacity. I am human. It brings me pure joy to speak my mind, be vulnerable at times and to know myself inside and out. Seeing as how it’s mental health awareness month I really want to take the time to encourage everyone to speak their truth regardless of perception, fitting into a mold or offending someone, because it’s YOUR truth. And that’s okay! If what I’m not afraid to say out loud about being a 30yr mama of 3 helps another woman like me feel like they’re not the alone and not the only one with an insecurity (because we ALL have them, don’t play) then that makes all of this hoopla worth it. If you get a chance to watch the actual RTT and not the headlines and rumors please do! There is so much more depth to the talk and our family is grateful to @jadapinkettsmith for giving us the opportunity to bond together. As women let’s continue to uplift, empower and not suppress and compress our feelings and thoughts, as fleeting as some of them may be . Love to you all! Go FIND YOUR JOY and SPEAK YOUR TRUTH unapologetically. (that’s all-Miranda voice)A post shared by Ayesha Curry (@ayeshacurry) on May 8, 2019 at 5:19pm PDT In case you missed it, Curry appeared on Jada Pinkett Smith‘s “Red Table Talk.” When discussing groupies, she said, “Stephen is very nice by nature, and he’s very talkative. Everything’s very friendly and sometimes to the point where I’m like ‘Okay I’m a grown woman’ so I just insert myself and be like ‘Hello, how are you doing?’”