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27 Sep 2013
Travel top of most Brits' bucket lists
Travelling the world is more important to Brits than buying a new home or getting married, a new survey has found.According to the Post...
24 Sep 2013
FAA could relax rules on electronic devices
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the USA is looking into the possibility of relaxing the restrictions on the use of electro...
16 Sep 2013
Meet the locals while on holiday, says expert
When you book an all-inclusive resort holiday abroad, it can be all too easy for your only interactions with locals to take place at th...
Triathlon 'holidays' on the rise
The idea of booking a holiday for two weeks of rest and relaxation is being replaced by a growing interest in triathlon vacations, acco...
Education group asks govt to reduce summer holiday cost
An education group has called on the government to address the cost of booking a holiday during school breaks. The South West and ...
13 Sep 2013
UNWTO to improve accessibility for disabled travellers
The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) wants to improve disabled travellers' access to tourism opportunities. L...
10 Sep 2013
Never check-in luggage, says travel blogger
It might seem like an alien concept if you're one of the holidaymakers that packs up to 150 items of clothing for a getaway, but an...
9 Sep 2013
Fly long haul for currency value
Brits are being advised to book holidays further afield to take advantage of the pound's strength in long haul destinations. A...
3 Sep 2013
Second 'balconing' death in Mallorca
Two people have lost their lives in the past two days in Mallorca while engaging in 'balconing'. The high-risk craze invol...
2 Sep 2013
Red flare party sparks beach rescue
A group of beachgoers has been labelled 'irresponsible' after sparking a major rescue operation. The revellers were holdin...