The holiday sickness scam epidemic

It’s been a number of years since claims management companies started appearing on our television screens and across social media with promises of compensation following ‘holiday sickness’.

Disneyland Park prices increase by 25% ahead of new attraction

Disneyland, deemed the happiest place in the world, is the childhood dream of holiday destinations but those looking to book a trip to Disneyland Park in California…

Will Brexit affect your travel plans? Your questions answered

With Brexit negotiations still in a state of flux, UK travellers are continually trying to unravel the conflicting messages on what potential travel disruptions they could face post-March 2019.

Seven die amidst avalanche warnings in the Alps

Seven people have lost their lives due to heavy snow fall in the Alps and a high risk avalanche warning has been announced.

Bag yourself a holiday bargain this Sunshine Saturday

Airlines, travel agents and tour operators are preparing for the busiest day of the year for holiday booking. Dubbed Sunshine Saturday, the first Saturday in January…

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BA Check-in-crisis – What compensation can you get?

British Airways (BA) suffered another serious systems failure when a technical fault caused flight delays and the BA online check-in system malfunctioned causing chaos…

  

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Tourists flee popular holiday spots in Thailand

All flights and ferry services along Thailand’s southern golf coast will be suspended as Tropical Storm Pabuk approaches.

Category: Disasters, International Travel

‘New Year, New Me’… or not in Ryanair’s case

Cabin crew working for Ireland’s budget airline, Ryanair, are threatening 24-hour strikes over working conditions and salary disputes. Unions representing the Mediterranean-based staff…

Category: Hotel & Airlines

Gatwick reopens, but drone continues to cause chaos

After having to ground flights for more than 33 hours, with only four days left until Christmas Day, Gatwick Airport is now in a position to allow a limited number of flights to arrive and depart.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

Christmas chaos for Gatwick Airport

Gatwick, London’s busiest airport is experiencing severe delays after two drones were spotted flying over the airfield.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

Delays and Cancellations, how to ensure you are not left out of pocket this winter!

Recent events at Gatwick Airport have jeopardised Christmas travel plans for thousands of people and as temperatures continue to drop passengers…

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

North Carolina has been hit by a deadly snowstorm

Thousands of residents have been left without power and at least two people have lost their lives as a snowstorm swept across the US state.

Category: Disasters, International Travel

Travel chaos and rising fares, this week’s roundup

Parts of the UK have been battered by stormy weather this week with high winds and torrential downpours causing havoc for commuters particularly those travelling by rail.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, UK Travel

Flash-flooding claims lives in Sydney, Australia

As Queensland continues to battle more than 100 catastrophic bushfires, heavy rainfall is causing flash-flooding and chaos in Sydney.

Category: Disasters, International Travel

Thousands of residents in Queensland forced to flee from deadly bushfire

Residents of Queensland are being told to leave their homes immediately as more than 130 bushfires burn their way across the Queensland.

Category: Disasters, International Travel

 

Thousands of residents in Queensland forced to flee from deadly bushfire

Residents of Queensland are being told to leave their homes immediately as more than 130 bushfires burn their way across the Queensland.

Category: Disasters, International Travel

2018’s Black Friday Travel Deals

You may have noticed the shops are already promoting Black Friday deals ahead of this Friday 23rd November 2018 and it’s not just limited to televisions and shoes.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel, Lifestyle, UK Travel

Intoxicated pilots are on the rise, and airlines are cracking down

Adverse weather, mechanical faults and industrial action are the usual culprits for delaying a flight but in more recent months alcohol consumption has been to blame.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

South Western Rail Strike: What are your rights?

Passengers travelling by South Western Railway this Saturday 17th November face major delays and disruption as staff members plan to go on strike.

Category: Lifestyle, UK Travel

As technology within the travel industry advances, EasyJet ensures it keeps up

Not so long-ago travellers would have found themselves heading to the local travel agent to book their holiday before packing their phrase book and heading off with only word-of-mouth recommendations.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

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Bali Volcano – Are you covered?

Thousands of tourists are stranded on the Indonesian island of Bali as the airport remains closed for a second day. The popular tourist destination saw the volcano dispensing smoke…