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12 Aug 2013
British travellers 'more adventurous than a decade ago'
The stereotypical British holidaymaker who wants to soak up the sun while reading a UK newspaper and eating English food is no longer a...
9 Aug 2013
Women pack up to 150 items for holiday
If you're booking flights abroad for you and your better half it might be wise to check the baggage allowance, after a new survey r...
8 Aug 2013
Emails and dirty washing among things holidaymakers hate returning to
After two weeks relaxing on holiday, there's nothing worse than returning to work and a mass of emails, according to a new survey.&...
7 Aug 2013
Average holidaymaker runs out of money halfway through trip
The average holidaymaker who has gone away for two weeks runs out of money after just seven days, according to a new study. A surv...
6 Aug 2013
20% book holidays using a phone
In this digital age, one in five holidaymakers now book their holidays using a mobile phone, according to the latest research. In ...
Kids glued to gadgets on family getaways
Half of parents despair over the amount of time their children spend on social media during family holidays, a study has found. Th...
2 Aug 2013
Two-thirds of MPs to holiday abroad
More than two-thirds (67%) of MPs have booked holidays abroad this summer, according to a survey conducted by the travel association AB...
31 Jul 2013
Cost critical when choosing where to holiday
When it comes to booking a holiday, cost is the most important factor for a quarter of travellers, according to new research. The ...
30 Jul 2013
Brits overspend by £2.7bn on holiday
New research shows that of the 36.7 million people who go on holiday with a budget, 16 million will spend more than they intended to.Th...
26 Jul 2013
Internet woes heavily reduce hotel stay satisfaction levels
Hotels are increasingly being judged on the quality of their internet connections, according to a new survey. The JD Power 2013 No...