Posts Tagged ‘ holiday ’

The Year That Was

Dec 28th, 2017 | By

It’s been a busy year of travelling and it’s time to take stock. Here Just About Travel contributor and travel enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares some of her favourite destinations from 2017

Stylish stopovers

Aug 30th, 2017 | By

Turn that laborious layover into between flight fun. JAT shows you the way to go

Where the experts holiday: Selina Siak Chin Yoke, novelist

Aug 27th, 2017 | By

Acclaimed Malaysian Chinese novelist, Selina Siak Chin Yoke, whose writing is influenced by her travel research across South East Asia and exploration into her Malaysian heritage – which prompted a change in career and new outlook on life – shares her experiences with Just About Travel readers

Holiday or helliday?

Jul 30th, 2017 | By

Holidays can mean lots of extra stress and pressure…

Where the experts holiday: Campbell Jefferys, travel writer and author

Apr 7th, 2017 | By

Australian travel writer and author, Campbell Jefferys, shares his travel highs and lows with Just About Travel

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

What’s hot: March 2017

Feb 28th, 2017 | By

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

The year that was

Dec 31st, 2016 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2016 holiday highlights

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

What’s hot: September 2016

Aug 31st, 2016 | By

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

Win tickets to The Family Travel Show

Jul 2nd, 2016 | By

We are giving five lucky people the chance to win a pair of tickets to The Family Travel Show!

The rise of the digital nomads

Jun 13th, 2016 | By

Do you dream of travelling and living in different countries, without giving up your career or sacrificing your savings? It’s time to join the growing band of digital nomads making the world their office. Kaye Holland explains how it’s done

Celebrate American Independence Day

Jul 4th, 2015 | By

July 4 is Independence Day – that most patriotic of American holidays. Can’t make it to the States? Celebrate by eating that classic American brunch staple: biscuits and gravy

What’s hot: April 2015

Mar 31st, 2015 | By

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

Where the experts holiday: Hugo Chittenden aka The Volunteer

Feb 11th, 2015 | By

Hugo Chittenden gave up his career in the city to help raise awareness, funding and support for charities and projects overseas. Here he talks travel and reveals why volunteering is the way forward

The Airbnb epidemic

Aug 21st, 2014 | By

Generation X has embraced Airbnb says Gen X’er Kaye Holland

A staycation is no way to vacation

Aug 18th, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland is yet to be convinced by the merits of a staycation

Where the experts holiday: Luis Rubén Cuevas, director of Travel Times

Aug 7th, 2014 | By

Luis Rubén Cuevas, director of Mexican travel magazine – Travel Times – talks travel

Wish you were here?

Jul 24th, 2014 | By

A great globe trotting itinerary takes a certain kind of planning to ensure the best route – and price. Check out these tips for a top journey

The English seaside

May 23rd, 2013 | By

Photographer Peter Williams celebrates the peculiar eccentricities and quintessential charms – from helter-skelters to lighthouses, pirates, palmists and Punch and Judy – of this cherished and rapidly changing English landscape

Brits waste £195m on single trip policies

Mar 30th, 2013 | By

Britons could save £195 million a year by buying annual travel insurance

Have a safe trip: how to manage personal safety risks overseas

Oct 22nd, 2012 | By

Heading abroad this half term? Have fun but be safe says Steven Thompson, head of consultancy at red24. Here’s how…

Holidaying Brits will only venture four miles from the resort this half term

Oct 12th, 2012 | By

New research from Budget highlights that one in four Brits (24 per cent) will only venture up to four miles from their resort this October

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

Don’t throw your dosh down the drain!

May 12th, 2012 | By

The pound is at one of its strongest points for two years, allowing UK holidaymakers to gain up to 18 per cent more for their money in holiday destinations around the world. Yet many continue to throw £s down the drain

Thrifty Brits abroad choose to keep their holiday cash

Mar 10th, 2012 | By

Brits abroad could be shaking off their boozy image, with more choosing to save the last of their holiday currency (36 per cent) rather than splashing out on final cocktails/duty-free alcohol (eight per cent) or a slap up meal (10 per cent)

Beating the January blues

Dec 29th, 2011 | By

Now that the chocolates, pudding and mince pies have been eaten, it’s time to get back to work. Or is it?!

Where will you be holidaying next year?

Dec 3rd, 2011 | By

A survey by holiday comparison site, Travel Supermarket, has found that more than one in 10 UK holiday-makers will opt for familiar destinations – step forward Spain, Portugal, Italy et al.