Posts Tagged ‘ Santander ’

Barbados or Austria?

Aug 6th, 2015 | By

Santander released a piece of research that shows that Barbados is one place where our purse strings might get stretched.

Colombia: South America’s most up and coming destination (part one)

May 9th, 2013 | By

Only a decade ago Colombia was a place for the hardy, or some would say foolhardy, visitor, but recent years have been ringing in the changes in this north-western corner of the South American continent

Holidays Are More Expensive in School Holidays

Jul 7th, 2010 | By

Is this another survey of the blindingly obvious?
In many ways, yes. Anybody could tell you that prices rise during the school holidays. Airlines, hotels, tour operators all take the view that there is a captive market. Children can only have holidays out of term time so the law of supply and demand applies. A captive market means raised prices.
Except that the research by Santander Cards shows that it has been getting more and more expensive in proportion to other times of the year.