Popular Spanish Resort Bans Mobility Scooters

Every year sun-seekers, families and party animals flock to the Spanish seaside resort of Benidorm, but the decision to ban mobility scooters could have a detrimental impact for many.

Holiday bookings to Turkey soar amid Brexit uncertainty

Although Brexit may have disappeared from our headlines, negotiations are still taking place in parliament and the uncertainty remains.

Will Brexit affect your travel plans? Your questions answered

With Brexit negotiations still in a state of flux after MPs rejected Theresa May’s fourth Brexit proposal, UK travellers are no closer to understanding how the conflicting messages will disrupt their Easter and summer holidays.

Will we lose the EHIC this Friday?

The Department of Health and Social Care tweeted yesterday: ‘European Health Insurance Cards (EHIC) will no longer be valid if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Holiday prices to Spain fall amid Brexit uncertainty

If you are looking to book your summer holiday, and still want to visit Europe, you’re in luck. Comparison website, Travel Supermarket has compared one million package holidays.

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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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Does your travel insurance cover you for airline failure?

UK travellers venturing overseas for the Easter holiday season are being advised by insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 to make sure their travel insurance covers airline failure.

Category: Hotel & Airlines, International Travel

Will Brexit spoil the Easter getaway?

All the signs are that Brexit will now be moved from 29th March to 12th April, at the earliest, right in the middle of the school Easter holidays.

Category: International Travel

Holidaymakers who ignore Thailand’s alcohol ban will face prison sentences

Holidaymakers looking to travel to Thailand this week will need to adhere to an alcohol ban. Thailand’s election is due to take place this weekend.

Category: International Travel

Passengers told not to travel as Brexit causes Eurostar staff to strike

Passengers due to travel from Paris to London has been advised not to do so unless it is necessary. French customs officers have gone on strike causing long delays.

Category: International Travel

Conflict between India and Pakistan continue: is it safe to travel?

Rising tensions between India and Pakistan have reached new heights after two Indian warplanes were shot down over Kashmir. The Kashmir conflict has now caused air strikes.

Category: International Travel

The US Polar Vortex has claimed the lives of 8 people

Eight people have lost their lives in the US as temperatures continue to plummet well below freezing.

Category: Disasters, International Travel
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Has the fate of the EHIC been decided; the latest on Brexit

With just under sixty days left until Brexit, the Government has announced what will happen to the EHIC.

Category: International Travel
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Five people have drowned in the Maldives

Holidaymakers looking to travel to the Maldives are being warned to take extra precautions when swimming…

Category: Disasters, International Travel

More no-deal Brexit misery for UK holidaymakers

With just over two months until Brexit, UK holidaymakers are still no closer to a definite understanding of how their travel will be affected post-March 29th.

Category: International Travel, Lifestyle

 

More no-deal Brexit misery for UK holidaymakers

With just over two months until Brexit, UK holidaymakers are still no closer to a definite understanding of how their travel will be affected post-March 29th.

Category: International Travel, Lifestyle

Will Brexit no-deal plans disrupt your holiday?

Brexit discussions are unescapable and British holidaymakers are still no closer to knowing whether their travel plans will be disrupted post-Brexit.

Category: International Travel, Lifestyle

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’.

Category: International Travel, Lifestyle

Disneyland Park prices increase by 25%

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…

Category: International Travel, Lifestyle

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.

Category: Disasters, 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…