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...
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...
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...
10 Strangest attractions around the world Jun19

10 Strangest attractions around the world

When planning a holiday most people have attractions in mind that they want to visit, but some can seem very much alike. We've put together a list of some of the more unusual and unique attractions for those travelers...
How will falling oil prices translate into cheaper air fares? Jan13

How will falling oil prices translate into cheaper air fares?

As the price of Brent Crude falls to a six year low of $50 a barrel and aviation fuel costs plummet, there could be no better time to book a flight. How much though is the average passenger likely...
How will the thawing of US-Cuba relations affect holidays to Cuba? Dec31

How will the thawing of US-Cuba relations affect holidays to Cuba?

In the week before Christmas President Obama announced the restoration of full diplomatic relations with Cuba, more than 50 years since they had been broken off. He pledged to open an embassy in Havana and also to “cut loose...
Top 5 false economies when booking a holiday…. Nov12

Top 5 false economies when booking a holiday….

Booking a holiday may be one of the most expensive purchases you make in any given year. So striving to save money on it is always sensible. However when trying to save money there are a number of common traps that...
Inspirational Travel Video Sep23

Inspirational Travel Video

We all need a little guidance and encouragement from time to time, so we have put together a video that offers some words of wisdom, a little food for thought and some inspirational quotes to help you catch the...