Posts Tagged ‘ beach holidays ’

City breaks are bigger then beach holidays

Sep 19th, 2018 | By
montage of New York

City trips worldwide grew four times as fast as the total international holiday market over past 10 years and have overtaken “Sun & Beach” holidays in popularity.



Saturday snippets: 26th November 2016

Nov 26th, 2016 | By
Algarve -beach vista

Prince, viagra and bulldozing BA’s HQ compete for Adrian’s attention this week as one of the largest tour operators moves into short-breaks. Are staycations on the increase next year? Cosmos seems to betting that they are.



The holiday world according to ABTA

Oct 20th, 2016 | By
Margate - beach with donkeys

Last week the ABTA annual get-together met in Abu Dhabi. Originally an organisation of travel agents it also has tour operators as members, many of whom sell package holidays, cruises and flights.



City breaks more popular than beach holidays

Oct 27th, 2015 | By
empty deckchair

For the last two years, ABTA’s research has had those people taking city breaks replacing beach holidays as the most popular form of holiday. Are we falling out of love with the beach?



Why don’t under 29 year olds travel as much?

Aug 25th, 2013 | By

In the UK, those aged 15-29 took six million holidays in 2012. Their German counterparts took 13 million. Why the reluctance of our group to travel abroad?



British holiday-makers find travel increasingly stressful

Oct 8th, 2012 | By

Travel is getting more stressful, according to the results of a new poll from HolidayExtras.com