Archive for the ‘Package Holidays’ Category

Lowcost Holidays demise blamed on Brexit vote

Holiday booking company Lowcost Travelgroup has gone into administration, as uncertainty ahead of the EU referendum and the fall in the pound were blamed for its demise. The group has 27,000 holiday makers in resorts and 110,000 more with bookings. Administrators said Lowcost Travelgroup ceased trading on 15 July, with the loss of 120 jobs […]

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. […]

Holiday Weddings: A Few Perfect Locations from around the World

Our weddings and our honeymoons are two great and momentous occasions. However in this financial climate, not everyone can afford to go all out on both. One way of tackling this problem is by shrewdly combining the two and having our weddings abroad. Here are a few locations where a couple could do just that. […]

A Guide to Winter Cruise Deals

Most people do not think about cruise holidays during the fall or winter. But, in fact, that is the best time to start searching for winter cruise deals. Book Early or Book Late When considering a cruise holiday, there are two options for the best deals out there; either book months in advance or at […]

Golf Holidays in The Algarve

Golf enthusiasts scour all the best locations around the world for golf courses, and as a result, many wonderful hotels and golf resorts cater for this group of perpetually travelling golfers. One of the main places for golf holidays and golf breaks is Portugal, and more specifically the Algarve. While many will think of the […]

Getaway on a World Cruise

If you one of the many thousands of people in the world who love to take your holidays on a cruise ship then you will already know how relaxing and just how enjoyable a holiday cruise can be. A holiday cruise can be a great experience and there are some great deals out there. Lots […]

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. […]