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Heathrow’s visitor numbers increase, but whose complaining?

How efficient are major airports today? Image: tracygallagher.com

Heathrow has been a gateway to Europe for as long as  anyone can remember, but should it or even London be the first stop for Europe  travellers today or is a shift in the London mindset in order.According to recently released Heathrow Airport  statistics, the airport welcomed just under 70million passengers in 2012,  compared to 61.6million at Paris’s Charles de Gaulle and 57.5million at  Germany’s Frankfurt Airport. Continue reading