Posts Tagged ‘ Jet 2 ’

What might be in store for travellers and holidaymakers this summer?

Feb 25th, 2018 | By
a beach in the Canary islands

Recently we have had views about travel this summer from TUI, Thomas Cook, On the Beach and Jet 2. What might be in store for travellers and holidaymakers?



Saturday snippets: 6th January 2018

Jan 6th, 2018 | By

Adrian sums up some of the smaller stories of the week.



Saturday snippets: 23rd December 2017

Dec 23rd, 2017 | By

New passports, the new year sales, a new funicular railway and a new record in visitor numb ers at the Giant’s Causeway wrap up the pre-Christmas sippets column.



Saturday snippets: 4th November 2017

Nov 4th, 2017 | By

A seal appeared on an Alaskan runway and the runway at Mykonos will be closed for repairs soon. As well as those stories Adrian ponders about who should receive fines when our personal data is hacked and congratulates Hastings Pier on winning the Stirling prize.



The Turkish revival has started

Aug 11th, 2017 | By
poster of Turkey saying expect more

Britons feel more comfortable about holidaying in Turkey again and by the end of 2019, it wouldn’t surprise many if a British surge had occurred.



Saturday snippets: July 29th 2017

Jul 29th, 2017 | By

With the summer holidays underway, Adian looks at where we are going, some of the problems and ends with Jet 2, the only travel company in the top 50 for customer satisfaction according to the ICS.



Saturday snippets: June 24th 2017

Jun 24th, 2017 | By
Antiguan beach

In a busy week, a beaututiful garden re-opens in Spain, a museum in London is open for just tomorrow and yet more news about travel insurance fraud.



Don’t make fraudulent claims

Jun 23rd, 2017 | By

Nobody wants to stop legitimate travel insurance claims. But the last nine months or so has seen an explosion in those people claiming fraudulently.



Saturday snippets: 24th December 2016

Dec 24th, 2016 | By
outside of the Etihad Museum in Dubai

On this Christmas Eve, may I wish all readers a very joyous Christmas and may Storm Barbara have no effect on your travel, holiday or the celebrations you will have.



Saturday snippets: 17th December 2016

Dec 17th, 2016 | By

Christmas trees, (well it is that time of the year,) new transport facilities in Venice, more help for people with disabilities at airports and the end of the Thomson holiday name attract Adrian’s attention this week.



Customer experience with low-cost airlines and hotels

Oct 2nd, 2016 | By
Travelodge logo

In the report releases this week both Travelodge and Premier Inn made the list of the top 100 companies. Only Jet 2 carried the banner for low-cost airlines. Why is there a difference in customer expectation between the two sectors in the travel industry?



Customer experience in travel

Sep 28th, 2016 | By
image of an Emirates flight

In the annual customer experience survey published by KPMG Nunwood, the travel and hospitality industry doesn’t come out of it as well as it should.



Getting tougher with passengers

Sep 24th, 2016 | By
image of a Jet 2 plane

jet 2 said that the six were rude and aggressive to staff on a flight to Tenerife from Newcastle a week ago last Saturday.



Saturday snippets: 17th September 2016

Sep 17th, 2016 | By
poster image of Cardiff celebrations of Roald Dahl's birth

In the week that it was suggested the old blue passports might return after Brexit, Adrian also looks at visas, the Heathrow/Gatwick debate, Roald Dahl and Bridge Day which attracts 200,000 people to West Virginia



Drunken air passengers

Jul 31st, 2016 | By
image of gin

Does the problem warrant this gnashing of teeth? In two years, those 442 cases were split over the tens of millions of us flying through UK airports. The percentage is infinitesimal yet when a single case happens it causes misery for other passengers and expense for the airlines.



Saturday snippets:16th of July 2016

Jul 16th, 2016 | By

Adrian summarises the stories you might have missed in a week that saw yet another tragic attack that will reduce the number of tourists visiting France but, hopefully, not for long.



Saturday snippets: 4th of June 2016

Jun 4th, 2016 | By
Louvre

For those who have holidayed in France and Germany in particular this half term you may be aware that flooding that has taken place. For those travelling there this coming week be aware that five major museums in Paris – the Louvre, Musée des Egouts de Paris, Grand Palais, Palais de la Découverte and the Musee d’Orsay are closed due to the need to protect their exhibits. It is unlikely that they will open before the middle of next week. There are also no tour boats
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Saturday snippets: 23th April 2016

Apr 23rd, 2016 | By

It’s St George’s Day and the 400th anniversary of the death of Shakespeare. Even in Shakespeare’s day, his fame was widely known as a letter in the National Library of Wales shows. Two of his contemporaries are praised for having presented the public with treasure greater than the gold of Mexico in the Bard’s Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies of 1623. I mentioned last week the main celebrations in the UK today. Apparently, the only other purpose buil theatre in Shakespeare’s day outside London was in
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Saturday snippets: 9th January 2016

Jan 9th, 2016 | By
image of a Jet 2 plane

Adrian takes a first look at some of the smaller travel stories of 2016.



Saturday snippets: 17th October 2015

Oct 17th, 2015 | By

The new James Bond film and claims that various parts of the world are linked attract Adrian’s attention this week along with fuel surcharges and disruptive passenger behaviour



More overhead bin space

Oct 15th, 2015 | By

Since airlines started charging for luggage being placed in the hold, people have been trying to place as much in the overhead bins as possible.



Claims are up to 6 years

Aug 21st, 2015 | By
Ryanair plane ascending

UPDATE: 21st August: Ryanair has announced that it will appeal this judgement thus adding even more delay before a final outcome.



Disruptive passenger behaviour

Jul 1st, 2015 | By
image of a Jet 2 plane

A number of tour operators and airline operators are drawing up measures to try and curb the increasingly unruly behaviour of passengers during flights.



Saturday snippets: 2nd of May 2015

May 2nd, 2015 | By

A Cleaning Day holiday and twilight check-in catches Adrian’s attention this week in his summary of the less well-known stories of the week.



Saturday snippets: 11th April 2015

Apr 11th, 2015 | By

A relaxation of the newly launched visa rules in Egypt heads Adrian’s summary of the lesser known stories of the week



Flight delay compensation

Mar 24th, 2015 | By

At the end of last week, Aer Lingus, Jet 2 and Wizz were accused by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) that they are breaching consumer law.



Tenerife: Comparing Flight Costs

Jun 29th, 2011 | By

Are the costs the same between airlines? CD-Traveller picks one route to Tenerife to find out.