Travel firm offers exotic sounds to cure holiday blues

Phone in to hear Caribbean birdsong or Mediterranean waves
A travel company in the UK has come up with an inventive way of curing the holiday blues – operating a phone line that plays exotic sounds.
Oliver’s Travels, which offers luxury villas, now has a special number that customers can call if the winter chill gets too much for them.
The service offers tropical Caribbean bird sounds, crickets chirruping in Tuscany, a Moroccan market and Mediterranean waves lapping on the shore.
The company’s co-founder Oliver Bell described it as a “unique service to keep holiday memories alive”, London newspaper Metro reports.
TTG Digital

x

Check Also

wow air, iceland, investors, capital, search, bond, issue, stock, launch, revenue, loss, profit

WOW air looks for investors to stop losses

The Icelandic budget carrier has hired a company to sell bonds to raise finance to keep its growth on track.

AirAsia, Ryanair, Norwegian, best, low-cost, budget, airline, world, Skytrax

Norwegian beaten as top budget airline

Sifting through the 2018 World Airline Awards for LCCs, Norwegian comes second (32nd overall), Ryanair 11th (64th overall).

Emirates, flights, Dubai, UAE, drink, alcohol, law, jail, prison, tourism, warning, Swede, woman, daughter, wine

Glass of inflight wine lands Swede in Dubai jail

A Swedish woman travelling with her four-year-old daughter has just returned home after a traumatic month.

hotels, market, hostel, Arp-Hansen, growth, guests, overnights, business, hospitality, Aarhus, Horesta, Denmark, segment

Low growth in overnights worries Danish hotels

The country’s hotel association is expressing concern, especially as thousands of new rooms are coming online.

Copenhagen Airport, non-aviation, revenue, shopping, food, dining, restaurants, cafes, parking, long-haul

Copenhagen Airport boosts non-aviation income

Increasing long-haul traffic leads to rises in revenues from shopping, restaurants, cafés and parking.

Hilton, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, Muraka, coral, undersea, underwater, room, villa, suite, luxury, hotel

World’s first undersea villa to open in Maldives

Bookings have started for the suite at Conrad Maldives, which stresses “personalisation and hyper-exclusivity”.