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India Anticipates ‘Royal Effect’ On Tourism

India and Bhutan are likely to see an increase in holiday bookings as a result of the visit from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, according to Opodo. The travel company researched how previous royal tours have helped tourism in destinations across the world. ...Read More

Most Popular Destinations For Return Visits

Almost a third of British people return to the same holiday destination each year, new research by ATOL has discovered. The survey asked 2,000 holidaymakers about their travel habits, and found that people travel to the same destination four times a year on average, ...Read More

Good Friday Sees Rail Chaos For First Great Western

Over the Easter weekend, a train became so overcrowded that people had to disembark from their journey to get a later train. The journey has since been branded the ‘train from hell’ by angry passengers. Many passengers took to Twitter to share photos of ...Read More

Easter Holidays Underway In The UK

Millions of people have set off today for an Easter getaway as they make the most of the long weekend. It has been said that the roads will be busiest today as 55% of drivers are intending to drive, according to an AA poll ...Read More

Are You Reluctant To Book A Holiday?

Travel agent Thomas Cook has said that British people are reluctant to book their summer holidays due to concerns about terrorism. Thomas Cook said that they had only sold 40% of their summer trips for the year, which is less than last year. The ...Read More

Aer Lingus Voted Best Short Haul Airline

At a prestigious travel awards, Aer Lingus has been voted the best short haul airline, just six months after it was acquired by IAG. The awards were the Guardian and Observer Travel Awards and the win by Aer Lingus saw them beat the likes ...Read More