Peru: Your next holiday?

Peru is the third largest country in South America and around 66,000 Brits visit this country every year. But why? Well you might have heard of the Amazon river, which originates in Peru and its namesake rainforest makes up much of the country. Another wonder of Peru is the Colca’s canyon, the globe’s deepest and is twice as... Continue Reading →

Thomas Cook Launches Flights To Seattle From Manchester

Thomas Cook Airlines is today launching its long haul-flight programme for Summer 2018 and announcing a new route from Manchester to Seattle, USA from May next year. The addition of Seattle reinforces Thomas Cook Airlines’ position as the largest long-haul carrier from Manchester, serving more USA routes than any other airline. Surrounded by water, mountains... Continue Reading →

Your UK Midweek Airline Update

  Here is your midweek UK airline update from thebackgalley. British Airways - is likely to announce its contingency plans for at least the first part of the Mixed Fleet Strike later this week. Passengers whose flights are cancelled will be offered an alternative departure date, possibly for a different destination. They are likely to be... Continue Reading →

Virgin America #TalkBirdyToMe

Here at Thebackgalley we just love Virgin America talking dirty to us! In 2015 Virgin America decided to celebrate pride by nearly breaking the internet. The airline has been sponsoring Pride in San Francisco again this weekend (June 2017), and in true Virgin fashion has been a huge support to the LGBT community, and we... Continue Reading →

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