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2 Dec 2013
More UK airports to get security scanners
The government has ordered 11 more UK airports to install security scanners, which are currently in use at ten of the country's lar...
26 Nov 2013
Most over 50s admit to having only seen a few iconic landmarks
Many Brits age 50 and above have seen only a handful of the world's most iconic landmarks, according to new research. When pre...
19 Nov 2013
Insurers urged to update their policies
A leading cancer charity has called on the travel insurance industry to ensure that its premiums reflect the improved survival rates am...
18 Nov 2013
Luxury luggage maker hoping to target jetsetters in Mayfair
A luxury luggage brand is opening a new Mayfair premises in a bid to target wealthy jetsetters staying at hotels in central London.&nbs...
15 Nov 2013
Wedding tourism on the up
Wedding tourism is developing into a hugely important travel segment, according to the latest research. A recent report by Ibis Wo...
Diabetics urged to declare their conditions on travel insurance policies
Holidaymakers suffering from diabetes could put themselves at risk by not declaring their condition when they purchase travel insurance...
12 Nov 2013
Christmas travellers urged to get insurance in order
Those catching flights this Christmas have been urged to ensure that they have got adequate insurance in place to cover any gifts they ...
11 Nov 2013
FCO relaxes Egypt advisory
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) has relaxed its travel advice for Egypt as the situation in the country continues to improv...
The Hunger Games theme park in pipeline
The hit film series 'The Hunger Games' could soon be turned into a theme park attraction. Lionsgate, the studio that turne...
7 Nov 2013
Factor tips into your holiday budget, Brits advised
Brits have been advised to factor the cost of tips into their holiday budgets. With tips of between ten and 20% expected worldwide...