Archive for the ‘Holiday Villas’ Category

What facilities are most important to holidaying silver surfers?

The popular stereotype would have you believe that younger people are all heading off to foreign climes in search of fun and adventure while the older generation are content to stay at home. In reality, the facts and figures don’t support this preconception. More than a third of holidays are taken by over 50s and […]

Thomas Cook Streamlining

Troubled holiday travel agent Thomas Cook has found its shares have surged 14% after it announced details of its turnaround strategy. Thomas Cook are hoping to save £350m by 2015, mainly through cutting store numbers and focusing more on internet sales. The travel group have said they would cut 2,500 jobs in the UK and […]

Let Channel 4 TV help you curb excessive Holiday Spending

Channel 4’s SuperScrimpers is back. Do you enjoy spending money on holidays even when you don’t have it? We all love a good holiday or weekend break, but for some of us Brits it’s bit of an obsession, scanning travel websites for holiday deals and being drawn into travel agents every week on lunch breaks. […]

Flying from Bristol or Cardiff

When you consider booking your next holiday abroad, try thinking outside the box when it comes to where you fly from. Many people will simply choose the airport closest to them when searching for cheapest flights. Or they will only consider the largest and busiest airports from the drop down menu. As of 2011 the […]

Good Cycle Routes in Europe

Cycling is on the increase according to retail figures, and this is leading to many avid cycle enthusiasts looking for exciting new routes to explore. In the UK we have some truly beautiful scenery which is served by well established cycle routes. There are a myriad of cycling holidays in Scotland, Wales, Ireland and England. […]

Preparing Foreign Currency

Holidaying in a foreign country can be quite a confusing time when it comes to preparing your holiday spending money. Many people use a currency converter to get a rough idea of what they will be getting for their money while pulling out the purse on holiday. It’s always advisable to think about what you’re […]

Holidays in the South West

The South West of England has long been a popular destination for tourists both British and from overseas. Holidays in the South West offer a diverse range of activities, both inland and by the coast. In this article we will cover a few great South West holiday destinations. By no means is this meant to […]

What to see in The Isle of Wight

Some people do not feel like they are on holiday unless a flight is involved. The feeling of traveling across water to a different land or destination offers a refreshing start to any holiday, leaving the stresses and worries of every day life behind for a week or two. The only problem with traveling abroad […]

The Shoppers Guide to Majorca

Bagging a bargain is an all-time favourite hobby for most people. Whether it’s an amazing deal on our holidays or finding delicious local cuisine at an equally tasty price, our quest for a bargain doesn’t stop on holiday. From handmade trinkets in quaint markets and one-off designs in small boutiques – the draw of bringing […]