Major Delays at Bristol Airport

Passengers flying from Bristol Airport are warned of delays after a plane left the runway while taxing this morning. The flight landing into Bristol from Frankfurt was carrying 25 people…

The Blue Passport is Back…

Burgundy passports will soon be a thing of the past, from March 19th 2019 the passport as we know it today will be phased out and replaced with the traditional blue and gold colours.

Power outage causes major delays

A power cut in the world’s largest airport, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, has caused major delays for over a thousand flights. Passengers were left stranded in the dark…

Ryanair to strike days before Christmas?

Ireland’s budget airline, Ryanair, has not had the best year following a major error during its busiest time of year where too many pilots where granted annual leave.

Snow, Cancellations and Chaos…

It’s cold, windy and icy across the UK and the road conditions are treacherous, schools have closed and dozens of flights, ferries and rail services have been cancelled.

Wildfires in Southern California

Over 27,000 residents of Ventura and Santa Paula were evacuated from their homes after wildfires spread across Southern California. Firefighters worked through the night to tackle the blaze.

American Airlines Christmas Glitch

Bad news for those looking to travel with American Airlines over the Christmas period. A technical issue with the airlines computer system has resulted in too many pilots booking time off…

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…

Good news for coffee drinkers!

The majority of us – myself included – enjoy a nice cup of coffee in the morning to get us going, one at lunch as we catch up with friends and one when we get home because, well, it’s been a long day.

Travel insurance based on price?

Tempted to book your travel insurance through a price comparison site? Think again. Although we may feel using a comparison site is the most effect way of finding a policy…

Wake up in the City that never sleeps…

Brits who have been dreaming of exploring New York City but never had the budget could be in for a treat. Budget Icelandic airline, WOW is now offering flights…

Ready for Virgin’s HoliDOs challenge?

Have you heard? Virgin Holidays will be sending one lucky winner away for a four-week holiday in North America, but wait for it…trialling 50 – yes 50! – of the craziest activities.

The Plague – is Madagascar safe?

Although plague outbreaks are not unexpected in Madagascar, the recent outbreak of pneumonic plague – the deadliest form – has been described as a concern.

NYC Terror Attack – Travel Advice

Eight people have been killed and a further eleven injured in New York City after a rental truck mounted a bike path before crashing into a school bus. The incident, which happened shortly after 3pm…

Brexit and your holiday flights

Brexit. The word that’s at the forefront of everyone’s mind. With Britain set to leave the EU in March 2019 negotiations are well and truly underway, but it is not yet clear how Brexit…

As the NHS struggles, Brits head abroad

For many Brits travelling abroad is for no other reason than spending a week relaxing in the sun, for others it’s for lifesaving surgery. As the NHS struggles to cope with an increase in demand…

The fate of the EHIC

Formal negotiations for Brexit are well and truly underway, and since the announcement in June 2016 that Britain will be leaving the European Union (EU) the fate of the EHIC…

Summer getaway turns into a disaster?

The summer holiday season has begun and families, couples and friends are ready to head out into the sun for a few weeks of relaxing by the pool, sitting on the beach and taking part in fun activities.