Winners: Top Homeworking Agency of the Year May4

Winners: Top Homeworking Agency of the Year

The wait is over, the day that everyone here at Holidaysplease have been waiting for; The Travel Trade Gazette Awards!   We are delighted that Holidaysplease have finalised for not one… but two categories at this year’s TTG Top 50 Travel Agencies...
Antigua – “Land of 365 Beaches” Part 1 May31

Antigua – “Land of 365 Beaches” Part 1

Lying between the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean is the beautiful twin-island of  Antigua and Barbuda, located in the Eastern Caribbean region. Local people like to call Antigua the “Land of 365 Beaches”, as they say there is a...
Rising pound boosts holidaymakers May2

Rising pound boosts holidaymakers

The general election has undoubtedly given confidence to the currency markets as the pound has risen almost 5% against the dollar in the last few weeks. This is good news not just for holidaymakers travelling to the USA but it's also...
How to do Jamaica In Style… Nov25

How to do Jamaica In Style…

On 20 October 2016, I was lucky enough to begin my journey to the beautiful Caribbean Island of Jamaica. The trip was hosted by the Jamaican Tourist Board and British Airways. My adventure began at Gatwick North Terminal where...
Travel vs Prejudice Oct31

Travel vs Prejudice

The rules say that companies shouldn't get involved in politics because you are bound to annoy some of your customers. Well sometimes rules are there to be broken if you love travel as much as we do......       #seeforyourself, #donaldtrump #uspresidentialelection #election2016 As...
Adventure to the Land of Smiles- Part 2 Oct24

Adventure to the Land of Smiles- Part 2

You read the first part of Meri's Thailand adventures on Friday, now you have the highly anticipated part 2! Enjoy... The minivan that picked us up from Kata Beach was sent by Elephant Hills. We had a scenic journey from...
Adventure to the Land of Smiles – Part 1 Oct20

Adventure to the Land of Smiles – Part 1

We've got a Friday treat for you - Meri-Katre Siim, Operations Executive at Holidaysplease, has agreed to share all her amazing experiences on her recent business trip to Thailand. This blog could potentially get Meri transferred to the marketing department! Here...
Lowcostholidays.com – Where low cost means high cost Aug1

Lowcostholidays.com – Where low cost means high cost

When http://www.lowcostholidays.com/ moved away from the UK’s ATOL protection scheme a few years ago, people in the industry did raise their eyebrows. Lowcost moved to the jurisdiction and “protection” of the Spanish authorities, no doubt in a move to...
£483m Holiday Price Rise After Brexit Vote Jul26

£483m Holiday Price Rise After Brexit Vote

In the first study of its kind, Holidaysplease examined £100,000 worth of holidays booked immediately prior to the Brexit vote and then re-priced the exact same holiday after the Brexit vote with the same tour operators. The results were...
Up and coming winter sun destinations Jan22

Up and coming winter sun destinations

Is it looking a bit grey and gloomy out there? Fed up of the dark and cold? At this point in winter most of us have forgotten what the warmth of the sun feels like. This is an excellent...