Posts Tagged ‘ Brexit ’

Forgetting Brexit

Jan 15th, 2019 | By
Time for a trip to Tenerife?

If the markets don’t seem unduly concerned should holidaymakers and travellers be so?



The big week for bookings

Jan 7th, 2019 | By

When this week’s figures are released, there will be more than usual interest in what and where we are booking



Brexit will make little difference

Dec 26th, 2018 | By
Time for a trip to Tenerife?

According to a survey undertaken by the online travel agency, On the Beach, Brexit will have no impact on 2019 holiday plans for most of us.



Holidays in the EU will cost us €7 every three years

Dec 17th, 2018 | By

British citizens wanting to travel to EU countries will have to apply for something called an ETIAS which will cost €7 every three years.



TUI: a digital and platform organisation.

Dec 15th, 2018 | By

TUI’s annual report says that it is a “challenging environment in the traditional tour operator business” For us holidaymakers there is little clue as to what destinations will be the hot spots.



How was 2018?

Dec 10th, 2018 | By

It appears that tourism this year wasn’t quite as good as in 2017. Having said that it looks like growth will be up by about 5%.



No Brexit effect

Nov 16th, 2018 | By

Last week at the World Travel Market, (WTM) members of the travel industry discussed the impact of Brexit upon the trade.



Putting the decision off

Oct 21st, 2018 | By

It seems that some of us are concerned about Brexit and are waiting before booking EU holidays next year.



Saturday snippets: 20th October 2018

Oct 20th, 2018 | By

Another airline collapsed this week – Cobalt Air, there seems to be a Brexit effect around and yet another investigation shows that some website reviews are faked



Where the experts holiday: Ruth and Tony Daly, Founders of Ranch Rider

Jul 15th, 2018 | By

Ruth and Tony Daly are passionate riders, the husband and wife team running tour operator Ranch Rider – one of the very few remaining independent specialist horseback holiday companies.  They give their take on their favourite holidays from American ranch stays to Caribbean cruises…



Future travel warnings from Which?

Mar 18th, 2018 | By

According to Which? holidaymakers are not being informed about what Brexitmay do to their holiday plans.



Leave London? Never

Mar 7th, 2018 | By

Ex-Londoners complain that life in the capital circa 2018 is getting worse but Kaye Holland is hooked and hopes never to leave



It’s challenging

Jan 30th, 2018 | By

How does the UK government arrange agreements in a little over a few months so that holiday companies and airlines can continue to sell tickets? Can one agreement be a template for all?



Flying to Europe after Brexit

Dec 31st, 2017 | By
the south rreminal at Gatwick

Did the EU issue this “clarification” because it felt that such discussions aren’t progressing and it was a spur to start the ball rolling?



How much do we love our overseas holidays?

Nov 15th, 2017 | By
Algarve -beach vista

In the words of the ETC, “a weakened pound failed to deter British holidaymakers to travel internationally.”



The things you need to know if you are renting out your home for the summer


May 25th, 2017 | By

Renting isn’t always as simple as it seems



What’s hot: April 2017

Mar 31st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



UK hotel prices drop

Jan 27th, 2017 | By

Are hotel guests becoming more savvy and refusing to pay some of the more outlandish prices by staying outside the main cities? Or were hoteliers just too greedy last year and read the market need for hotel rooms wrongly?



Little Black Book to London

Dec 8th, 2016 | By

The low-down on where to eat, stay and play in London, this Yuletide



What’s hot: December 2016

Dec 2nd, 2016 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



What’s hot: October 2016

Sep 30th, 2016 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world for October



Where the experts holiday: Georgina Wilson-Powell, travel editor

Sep 20th, 2016 | By

Georgina Wilson-Powell, travel editor at Good Things magazine shares her travel highs and lows with Just About Travel readers



Heathrow or Gatwick?

Sep 13th, 2016 | By
panoramic view of Heathrow

With demand for air travel ever increasing, the decision on whether the third runway should be at Heathrow or Gatwick is finally being made this October. Natasha Blair takes a visit behind the scenes at Heathrow.



Saturday snippets: 3rd September 2016

Sep 3rd, 2016 | By
Laugharne Boat House

With the Paralympics, cake trails inspired by The Great British Bake-Off, a space-themed kids area at Washington Dulles airport and free-interest installment ways to buy holidays, Adrian is spoilt for choice this week.



If we don’t have EU261

Aug 31st, 2016 | By
cartoon of angry suitcase

It is hoped that the British government would adopt a revised EU261 act but one a bit fairer to both sides otherwise we shall be back to the bad old days of relying on courts or alternative dispute resolution systems to resolve problems.



Where the experts holiday: Nick Wandering, travelholic

Aug 5th, 2016 | By

Travel blogger, Nick Morris, shares his travel highs and lows



What’s hot: August 2016

Aug 1st, 2016 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world right now



Where the experts holiday: Charlie Raymond, author of career meltdown meets travel memoir, Hired, Fired, Fled

Jul 26th, 2016 | By

Charlie Raymond, author of Hired, Fired, Fled – one man’s global quest to beat the rat race – shares some of his travel experiences with Just About Travel readers