Category Archives: Holidays

Holiday clubs for your children

Many families choose to go on holiday altogether and children often look forward to being able to spend time with their parents, playing in the pool or building sand castles on the beach. Although there is often plenty to do on holiday, parents sometimes may feel that they need a bit of a break from trying to entertain the kids and look to holiday clubs. It may be that this holiday is the only break you get from work or from looking after the children, so it is totally acceptable that you will need some time to do what you enjoy too. Many resorts in the UK but often abroad... Read more

Booking last minute may not always save you money

If you are looking to book a cheap holiday getaway then you will often be tempted to leave it until last minute to get the best deal. Often you hear that by booking only 2 -3 weeks in advance will get you the best prices ad for this reason many people hold off.  This may be true for some holidays but certainly isn’t for others. With the current Brexit situation some people have been holding off on booking holidays abroad due to the uncertainty of it all. With Brexit being delayed again, many people have decided they do not want to delay even longer and have taken the plunge to... Read more

Choosing the duration of your holiday abroad

If you are looking to book a holiday aboard then you will need to decide on how long to go for. Some people are limited to a week due to work commitments or school holidays but if you have the opportunity to be flexible then you may want to consider going for ten days or even fourteen days. Going away for a week can be great but if you are going to be travelling a lot then you may find that you lose the first day and the last day only leaving you with a very short week to enjoy your destination. If you also then want to do trips... Read more

Looking after your valuables when travelling

A holiday can be a great chance for all the family to get away, and the last thing you want on holiday is problems. When it comes to valuables, the advice is to take as few valuables with you when travelling as possible, but when we go away, there are certain valuables that you may need to take such as your phone, maybe a laptop or tablet. Also often people like to take their jewellery with them; necklaces, watches and rings so they can get dressed up on a night out. When carrying valuables with you when travelling you should consider where you are going to store them. If you... Read more

Self-catering holidays – all you need to know

When booking your holiday you may have the option to go self catering or all inclusive. If you are used to going all inclusive then choosing to go self catering may mean you have to plan a little more than you are used to. There are not too many extra things to worry about but you may want to do a bit of research in to the local area to find out places to eat and drink nearby to avoid going places that have a bad rep. You may want to check how close the nearest beach is to the resort to save on travel costs. Some all inclusive locations... Read more

Last minute honeymoon deals

If you have planned a last minute wedding then you will probably be looking to plan a last minute honeymoon too. May couples decide quite early where they want to go for their honeymoon but with budget often a major factor, this may change as the wedding plans progress and often get more and more expensive. If you know where you want to go but it seems just out of your reaching terms of budget then you may look to go on a last minute holiday often saving you hundreds of pounds. Don’t panic about booking a honeymoon immediately after the wedding. Often it is nice to have a week... Read more