Singapore Airlines signs Buckingham Palace Declaration

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM

On Tuesday 6 June, 2017 –  73rd Anniversary of the D-Day landings aka Operation Overlord to liberate Europe from the evil Nazis..

The indomitable and intrepid Travelling Gourmet TM tells you some good news about…

MARVELLOUS airline SIA who has SIGNED THE BUCKINGHAM PALACE DECLARATION AGAINST WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING   Singapore Airlines has signed the United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce1 Buckingham Palace Declaration in support of efforts to prevent trafficking and transportation of illegal wildlife and their products. The signing took place at the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Annual General Meeting in Cancun, Mexico (5 June 2017, Cancun Time).

The Declaration2 now boasts 38 airlines under its umbrella, all of which have pledged to fight against transportation of illegal wildlife products in the hope of clamping down on the trade chains for such wildlife worldwide. More information on the Taskforce and Declaration may be found at


Image result for sia singapore girl
SIA’s iconic Singapore Girl!
Do not fly British Airways where all the computers break down!
Do not fly United Airlines where they beat you up!
Do not fly Quantas where the flight stewardesses look like male WWF wrestlers!
Fly SIA!
Singapore Airlines you are a great way to fly!
…and a lovely way to dine too!!! 🙂

About thetravellinggourmet

As a renowned Travel, Food & Wine Writer he has travelled the world in a keen & indomitable pursuit of exotic delicacies & fine wines. His articles have been published in over 20 prestigious publications, both local & international. Dr. Lim has toured and trained in Wine Evaluation & Oenology in most of the world's top wine producing areas from France to Australia. The Travelling Gourmet says, "Gastronomy has no frontier. These are the gastronomic voyages of The Travelling Gourmet. My unending mission. To explore strange new cuisines, to seek out new wines and new culinary experiences, to boldly go where no gourmet has gone before...." Have pen, will travel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any other information storage & retrieval system, without permission from Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet and/or MSN. Material may be works of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents may be true but may also be products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance whatsoever to actual person or persons, either dead or living, events, or locales may be entirely and purely coincidental and unintentional. No part of this website may be used to villify others or for criminal purposes. Interests: Travel, Food, Wines, Cooking, Wine Appreciation, Parachuting, Languages, Music, Reading, Swimming, Hunting, Ballet, Fencing, Archery, Anthropology and more... The Travelling Gourmet is a copyrighted trademark. All rights and photos reserved. No part may be reproduced without permission.
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