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20 Nov 2013
British kids get their maps in a muddle
Research has revealed that many kids in Britain could do with taking a closer look at a map of the world. A large percentage of th...
Smartphone most essential holiday gadget
The desire to remain connected wherever you holiday in the world means that for a third of Brits, their smartphone is the most essentia...
7 Nov 2013
Networks urged to promote use of mobiles abroad
Telecoms providers have been urged to encourage more Brits to use their mobile phones abroad after a study revealed they are the least ...
Travel companies upbeat for 2014
The travel industry is reporting a strong optimistic outlook for 2014, with some countries indicating that a better-than-expected summe...
5 Nov 2013
Guidebooks outshine many digital resources
If you thought the book was dead then think again. New research has shown that guidebooks are more popular than many digital resources ...
4 Nov 2013
Brits preparing to holiday abroad next year
More than half of Brits are planning to book a holiday abroad in the coming year, as economic confidence increases.Of those, half again...
25 Oct 2013
Rise of the 'jumpjetter'
A new generation of so-called 'jumpjetters' are revolutionising the world of travel, according to new research. Young peop...
Brits take 36m foreign holidays a year
The UK is a nation of jetsetters, according to new research, with Brits booking 36m holidays abroad every year. On average, each p...
22 Oct 2013
Fewer people using mobile devices to book holidays
Despite an increase in the number of people owning mobile devices, a smaller percentage of people are using them to book holidays onlin...
Safe and secure accommodation is top booking essential
Finding safe and secure accommodation is the most important requirement when booking a holiday, according to new research. Almost ...