"...staff at Stanfords, the world's biggest map and travel guide store, have just won a deal designed to minimise their impact on the planet. Anyone who works for the company who is planning a holiday in Europe gets an extra day off if they travel by rail or bus rather than by air."
What a truly brilliant idea. Rail travel beats flights any day and if you're given extra time why choose planes, airports and the misery of post 9/11 customs and security?
Whole article here.