Commuters should expect long delays as Easter Holidays begin

With MPs now voting to extend Brexit and no understanding of what is going to happen it’s no wonder families are opting to stay in the UK for the Easter holidays. But with a rise in staycations comes a rise in congestion.

Category: UK Travel

Flybe passengers left stranded as flights are cancelled

Budget airline, Flybe has hit the headlines again following the decision to cancel more than 20 of its scheduled flights today.

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London Euston closure over Easter and May bank holidays

National Rail have told travellers to prepare for disruption due to the closure of London Euston throughout the Easter and early May Bank Holiday weekends.

Category: UK Travel

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.

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.

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.

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.

Is Instagram ruining your holiday?

All you have to do is scroll through Instagram and you will see picture after picture of people in well thought out outfits posing in front of pretty pastel houses, fields of flowers or iconic tourist spots.

Category: Lifestyle

Cardiff Airport gets a tech makeover

Cardiff Airport opened its new passport e-gates yesterday. The e-gates are part of the airports no-deal Brexit plan and will allow passengers with biometric (chipped) passports…

Category: Hotel & Airlines

Stormy weather causes chaos across the world

Storm Freya has caused chaos across the UK with thousands of residents left without power and many roads forced to close due to winds of over 74mph and flooding.

Category: Disasters

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.

Travelling to Spain post-Brexit? Be prepared for five-hour queues

Spain has been the choice of holiday destination for UK tourists for many years now. The short-haul flight, guaranteed sunshine and ease of entering the country

Category: Hotel & Airlines

Mount Etna has erupted causing travel chaos

Europe’s most active volcano, Mount Etna has erupted. The volcano lies in the Italian island of Sicily.

Flybmi goes bust, how to ensure you are not left out of pocket?

Flybmi has announced that it would be ceasing all operations. The UK regional airline offered flights to 25 European cities.

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Should you suffer because of a hidden disability?

The majority of airlines will offer airport assistance for passengers who are less able to get themselves around…

Drones cause chaos at Dubai Airport

Just when we thought we had heard the last of drone attacks on airports, one of the busiest airports in the world is experiencing severe delays and disruption this morning due to drone sightings.

Category: Hotel & Airlines

Budget airline to offer frequent flyer scheme

British Airways, American Airlines and Virgin Atlantic all offer their loyal customers bespoke memberships, and now Europe’s largest budget airline is launching their own annual subscription for frequent flyers.

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All flights in and out of Belgium have been cancelled

A national strike is underway in Belgium and all flights in and out of the country have been grounded. The strike began on Tuesday evening and is expected to run for 24 hours.

Category: Hotel & Airlines