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One of the biggest shocks in the travel industry came with the closing down of cruising giant All Leisure Holidays. The company has left 400 people stranded abroad and cancelled 7,000 holidays leaving the British public highly disappointed. However, those affected should note that the company is ATOL protected which means that customers would be refunded for the cancellation of the trip even when the travel company stops trading. There are 13,000 people who have bookings with the giant cruise holiday maker. The shutdown of the company has resulted in 150 people being unemployed and damaged the reputation of its branded cruise lines Swan Hellenic and Voyages of Discovery. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has been confirmed to sort out the matter. The 400 people stranded abroad are being flown back after All Leisure Holidays stopped trading abruptly. Around 60 people who booked back to back cruises were the hardest […]

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Well, all you travel geeks this one piece of information would definitely bring a big smile to your face! The Telegraph is scheduled to host its popular travel show between 13th and 15th of January 2017. You must freeze your dates and book tickets for The Telegraph Travel show as it would be an eventful time that promises some fond memories and many chances to meet many of the world renowned travellers, who would be sharing their real life experiences with you and thousands of others. Whether you are a novice who fantasizes about travelling the world or an avid traveller who has a great travel diary as a treasured possession, it is certain that the show would enrich your knowledge bank with some enthralling travelling experiences straight from those who are passionate about travel and have modified their life to cover some unseen roads and destinations. If this does […]

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Statistics suggest that there are over 10 million disabled people in Britain and out of this, 5 million fall in the age group that gets state pension. This shows that a big number of people belong to an age group which would like to travel and have fun in life. However, any kind of physical or mental disability can pose challenges when you plan to travel. Find here, some useful travel tips for disabled people: Book in advance: Considering the level of the disability, one must book in advance and research about the facilities available at the destination. For example, you may need some extra facilities with the transport, flights and hotels. To make sure everything works in your favour, you need to contact your holiday provider and discuss everything in detail. Confirm your reservation and bookings in advance so that you do not face issues during the trip. Travel […]

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Travelling is an enriching experience, it teaches more about life and our self than even an educational institute. It is not just about exploring a landscape but also about feeling the wonders of a different culture, lifestyle and beliefs. This is especially the case when you travel in different countries and experience a lifestyle which is radically different than yours. Now, there are different ways to visit a foreign destination – it could be either like a tourist who goes there, checks out the place, eats, dines, takes photos and comes back, or like a true explorer. The second way to explore a place is best experienced by being with the locals and living their lifestyle. This will help you get the local feel and a chance to experience not just the landscape but also the soul of that place. The next thing that should naturally come to your mind […]

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If you love your European vacations then there is bad news for you as post Brexit, the European government has made new regulations which would impose a tax on the British people travelling to any of the European countries. With this, it was made very clear by the European commission that you cannot travel free in Europe but have to pay ‘travel tax’ or fill up visa forms offered by Brussels. Post Brexit, the European commission has disclosed that it plans a US style visa waiver scheme. In addition, the Brussels authorities have planned a new system with various security checks for countries in which you do not need a visa to travel. According to them, the reason for this action is to prevent any kind of terrorist entry in the Schengen open-borders area. As per the new strategy of the EU commission, travellers from countries that fall into the […]

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Travelling long distances could be really troublesome and irking. The long flight may seem the most uncomfortable and an endless endeavor. However, things can be improved with a little effort. You do not need to suffer on long flights as there are plenty of ways to enjoy the journey. Find here, some of the tried and tested formulas to enjoy those long haul flights. Tips to make you comfortable on long flights: It starts with a good seat: It is very important that you get a good and comfy seat. It depends on your choice whether you want a window seat for a cosy sleep or an aisle seat so that you can walk around without disturbing your fellow-passenger. Check online and choose a seat of your choice or you can change seat on entering the flight but make sure that you select a seat that would give you some […]

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We all know that last minute passport renewal service is a saving grace for travelers, but let’s not forget the fact that it costs a fortune as well. According to the report published by Columbus Direct , Brits shell a whopping £64 million on fast track passport services. This is a complete waste of money as the amount could be saved if passports are renewed on time. It was also found that in the past three years, one out of nine people faced travel issues due to non-renewal of passport. This suggests that a total number of 5.7 million people had some issues due to late renewal of passports. When divided categorically, it was discovered that out of the 5.7 million, there were 2.2 million people (4.3%) that spent extra money for a seven-day passport renewal service. In addition, there were 1.4 million people (2.7%) that are paying higher charges […]

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