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.

Are your prescription drugs illegal abroad?

For many, taking prescription medication has become part of a daily routine and not something that is usually given a second thought – until it comes to travelling abroad.

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.

The Cost of a Missed Flight

Ryanair is in crisis after announcing the cancellation of 40-50 flights per day over 6 weeks, leaving thousands of travellers’ plans in chaos. The issue has raised an important aspect…

Canary Island Earthquakes

Popular holiday destinations; La Palma, Tenerife and Gran Canaria have been hit by 50 earthquakes over the last three days. So far, the earthquakes have measured between 1.5 and 2.7.

Catalonia Referendum – Are tourists safe?

Over the last few days, thousands of people have been protesting across Catalonia following the violent scenes that took place during Sunday’s referendum.

Planning a trip to Las Vegas – Travel Advice

The dreadful news of a mass shooting that left 59 people dead and hundreds injured at the Route 91 music festival in Las Vegas, USA on Sunday 1st October 2017.

Ryanair Flight Fiasco

It is estimated that over roughly 500,000 Ryanair passengers will be affected by the airline’s decision to cancel up to 50 flights a day until the end of October.