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15 May 2013
Most Brits would avoid an alcohol-free destination, study finds
Going to the pub is part of the fabric of British life and a new study has revealed that this thirst for alcohol also extends to holida...
10 May 2013
UK fans heading abroad for music festivals
An increasing number of music fans are catching cheap flights to watch festivals on the continent, a study has found.More than two thir...
9 May 2013
Washington DC sets tourism record
The District of Columbia (DC) enjoyed a record year for tourism in 2012, new statistics from the tourism bureau reveal.More than 18.9m ...
8 May 2013
More Brits heading to Central America
Central America is becoming an increasingly popular destination with Britons and other Europeans, according to new figures.Ministries o...
Travel integral to living life to the full, poll finds
Life is not complete without travelling around the world, a new survey of Brits has discovered.After 2,000 adults were questioned, taki...
7 May 2013
Fifth of Brits would splash windfall on a holiday
One fifth of Brits would go on holiday if they received a windfall, new research has found.JP Morgan Asset Management asked a selection...
23 Apr 2013
Cleanliness 'is most important factor' for travellers choosing holiday accommodation
Is there anything worse than getting to your hotel after a long, arduous journey only to find the telltale signs of a lacklustre cleani...
22 Apr 2013
Money stretching further in the Algarve and Costas
Holidaymakers travelling to the Algarve in Portugal and the Costas in Spain are finding that their cash is going further despite the st...
9 Apr 2013
Rise of the staycation halted, survey finds
After four years of popularity, the number of people taking staycations is set to fall, a survey has revealed.BDRC Continental reveals ...
8 Apr 2013
Dirty linen and towels on sunbeds among top holidaymaker bugbears
Dirty linen has been described as Brits' 'worst holiday nightmare', with 77% of people saying it is enough to put them off ...