Posts Tagged ‘ Summer holidays ’

Easter is probably a no-no

Jan 11th, 2021 | By

The boss of Heathrow said that he thought passenger numbers would increase through the summer and see higher numbers next Autumn.

Travel bookings slow

Jan 7th, 2021 | By

The industry seems to have decided that discounting will secure bookings. They are just hoping they don’t have to give refunds when the time comes!

The getaway begins

Jul 26th, 2013 | By

Today and over the weekend, the summer exodus begins. ABTA says that two million of us will be leaving the UK and Ireland to head for our summer holidays over the next three of four days.

Top 10 security tips: part two

Jul 25th, 2012 | By

You’d think that, along with politicians and the royal family, celebrities would be the most highly protected of individuals in the world but the recent spate of celebrity security blunders, proves otherwise!

Hotels, Volcanic Ash and the Summer

May 10th, 2010 | By

It has been reported in the media that hotel prices rose considerably when airports had to close due to the ash in the atmosphere.( I have to say that the hotel I used gave me the same rate) During the six day closure some 10 million people were estimated to have been affected. That meant that hotel reservations were cancelled as well as new ones being booked at the last minute.
Prices certainly rose and cancellations at lower rates were probably replaced by walk-in rates which would have been higher so hotels in the affected areas shouldn’t have lost overall.