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21 Oct 2013
Tourism numbers up 5%
The number of international tourists worldwide increased by 5% in the first eight months of 2013, according to the latest figures from ...
24 Sep 2013
Brits putting holidays ahead of pensions
One in three Brits are living for the now, according to new figures, with more people currently saving for trips abroad than for their ...
23 Sep 2013
Young travellers holiday spending up 40%
Young travellers spent an average of £2,500 each on foreign holidays last year, according to a new report. Fresh research by...
19 Sep 2013
Brits planning to take more short breaks in 2014
Brits are planning to book shorter but more frequent holidays in 2014, new figures have revealed. According to the latest TripBaro...
9 Sep 2013
Summer travellers' favourite time to get away
Regardless of whether you live in warm or cold climes, summer is the most popular time of year to travel, according to new research.&nb...
5 Sep 2013
21st century tourists 'more adventurous' than 80s counterparts
Modern holidaymakers have been branded 'more adventurous, enlightened and spontaneous' than their 1980s counterparts.According ...
4 Sep 2013
Holidaymakers favour paperback over e-books
More than two-thirds of holidaymakers prefer reading a paperback book to an electronic one when they are relaxing on the beach.Those su...
27 Aug 2013
57 of Britain's piers under threat
No fewer than 57 of the piers at Britain's seaside resorts are under threat, according to a new report.Once the centrepiece of many...
23 Aug 2013
Dedication to work affecting holidays
Brits' dedication to work is affecting the amount of holidays they book, according to new research. Half of all office staff f...
22 Aug 2013
Nearly 2m Brits set to jet off this weekend
Almost 2m Brits will be catching flights abroad this weekend as they look to take advantage of the August bank holiday. According ...