December 16, 2019 is the world’s best-known name in travel, thanks to the inspiration and dedication of a single man. Thomas Cook began his international travel company in 1841, with a successful one-day rail excursion at a shilling a head from Leicester to Loughborough on 5 July. From these humble beginnings Thomas Cook launched a whole new kind of company – devoted to helping Britons see the world. The Company also owns an airline, Thomas Cook Airlines, and operates a fleet of 44 aircraft and flies from various regional airports to destinations worldwide. [… Next …]