Why buy travel insurance early?

We’ve noticed in some consumer forum’s people are unsure of when to buy their travel insurance – last minute or as soon as they book their holiday? So, we thought it would be useful…

Sickness bugs and how to avoid them on holiday

The most common cause for food poisoning amongst British tourists is undercooked poultry contributing to 244,000** cases a year. This is closely followed by beef…

Tourists evacuated following Indonesian earthquake

At least 91 people are thought to have died, with the death toll expected to rise, following an earthquake that hit the Indonesian Island of Lombok, near Bali.

Warnings for UK tourists using mopeds and quadbikes abroad

Mopeds and quadbikes are widely available to British tourists especially in Greece, Turkey and Thailand but the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) is warning holidaymakers.

Is the heatwave set to stay in the UK?

As temperatures hit record highs in the UK, Africa, Canada and Japan everyone is now asking how long will this hot weather last?

Is there a new cure for Malaria?

Recurring malaria is the most common type of malaria outside of sub-Saharan Africa affecting 8.5 million people each year. Once bitten by a mosquito carrying the disease…

BA failure at Heathrow causes severe delays

Dozens of British Airways flights were halted at Heathrow yesterday due to an IT system failure. The systems went down yesterday afternoon…

Could this mean more leg room for economy?

This year’s Farnborough International Air Show has been hit with all your favourite airlines rushing to get their hands on new aircraft for their fleet.

Is there a sun cream ban on the way?

Hawaii is the first country to pass a legislation to ban certain sun creams in a bid to protect their coral reefs from damage. Research has shown that damage to coral reefs…

Several dead and hundreds injured in Japan Earthquake

More than 200 hundred people have been injured and three people have died following an earthquake in Osaka, Japan on Monday 18th June 2018. The earthquake, which hit a magnitude of 6.1…

Will North Korea be a surfers paradise?

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have been at the front of the media for some time now, but after their latest meeting, and the pair finally shaking hands, it would appear to…

Stansted closes its doors

London Stansted Airport will be closing all departure terminals between 12.00am and 02.00am in an attempt to prevent passengers sleeping in the airport.

England set off for the FIFA World Cup

With less than a week to go before their opening fixture, the England team are all packed and ready to go. They are departing from Birmingham Airport on Tuesday 12th June 2018…

Wifi Scams and Fraudulent Calls

With less than two weeks until the FIFA World Cup 2018 fans are being warned of the possibility of cyber-attacks and fraudulent activity on gadgets while in Russia.

Is it safe for Brits to travel to Turkey?

British holidaymakers looking to head off on their summer breaks to Turkey have been given revised travel advice in light of the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections.

Volcano of Fire Erupts Killing 25

At least 25 are dead and hundreds more injured after a volcano erupted in Guatemala on Sunday 3rd June 2018. Volcan de Fuego is one of Central America’s most active volcano’s.

Inner-city, Hello Kitty – A new look

It could be the perfect time to travel to Japan, especially for pop culture fans, as a Hello Kitty bullet train is set to launch on 30th June 2018. Teamed up with West Japan Railway…

Departure Delay – Explained

Since the Ryanair chaos in 2017, holidaymakers have had a bad run of events with transport links, from system failures to extreme weather. This has left passengers feeling frustrated…