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27 Jul 2007
India, Peru and Tanzania are the most popular destinations for students taking a gap year, new research has revealed.The survey by Year Out Group revealed that the most popular gap...
23 Jul 2007
Two thirds of British holidaymakers admit that they have interrupted a holiday for work, new research from AlphaRooms.com has revealed.The survey revealed that six in ten have sent...
17 Jul 2007
British holidaymakers are among the least concerned in Europe about the harmful affects of over-exposure to the sun, a new study has confirmed.Research from sunscreen specialist So...
29 Jun 2007
This year, the global tourist industry has experienced a higher level of growth than most predicted, with international tourist arrivals from January to April rising worldwide by m...
13 Jun 2007
British holidaymakers are becoming more environmentally-friendly with 34% claiming they would pay more to cut down on carbon emissions while travelling.According to a new survey co...
18 May 2007
More and more people are turning to the internet to book their holiday and the focus is shifting towards active trips.The days of booking a package holiday to sit in the sun for tw...
12 Apr 2007
As many as 96 per cent of business passengers feel 'safe' or 'mostly safe' when travelling outward from the UK, a recent travel survey from Barclaycard reveals.Although the inciden...
11 Apr 2007
Britons are more cosmopolitan than ever as record numbers of holidaymakers opt for exotic destinations over the classic caravan in Cornwall, figures from the Office of National Sta...
10 Apr 2007
Nearly nine million Britons have chosen to ditch partners, friends and relatives of the opposite sex over the last 12 months and take a break with members of the same sex.Over two-...
26 Jan 2007
More travellers are taking their pets on holiday with them, as airlines and hotels make the practice much easier than in the past.It has often been the case that holidaymakers are ...