A collection of interesting and eclectic pieces from around the world of travel and beyond

If you haven’t yet come across this story in the news, it was incredibly close to a terrible accident and a full-blown incident. This Air Canada plane mistook the taxiway, which was full of planes awaiting takeoff, for the runway it was meant to be landing on!

The audio from that day has now been released…http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-us-canada-40617843/plane-near-miss-audio-released

Pilots reveal 9 secrets that airlines would prefer that you didn’t know. How many of these surprised you? While you may have come across a couple before, there’s a few that are rather discomforting…

Read them here…http://uk.businessinsider.com/airline-pilot-flying-secrets-2017-7/#some-pilots-carry-guns-8

I ‘hate’ stumbling across pieces like this – mostly because I then feel an irresistible urge to visit all of these places! Here are 21 of the world’s prettiest restaurants, complete with stunning views, unique locations and more.

Enjoy the full list here…http://uk.businessinsider.com/worlds-prettiest-restaurants-2017-6/#grillmarket-reykjavik-iceland-21