Tag: Holidays

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy

| June 1, 2017
Summertime, and the livin’ is easy
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Greece 21.8% ahead, Indonesia 17.4% ahead, Russia 16.7% ahead and Portugal 14.8% ahead

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Ellinair is launching new Easter flights to Germany!

| March 9, 2017
Ellinair is launching new Easter flights to Germany!
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Ellinair is launching new Easter flights to Germany at new, lower rates! 

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Mazi Travel & Events – Summer ’17 City Breaks and Holidays

| February 15, 2017
Mazi Travel & Events – Summer ’17 City Breaks and Holidays
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Μazi Τravel & Εvents is a receptive agency, specializing in Greece and Cyprus. Inviting and rich experience of 27 years, combined with a perfect knowledge of the tastes and specifics of customers, allow Mazi Travel & Events to consider themselves an essential travel partner to Greece. Mazi have learned to respect the traveler, consider traveling with another look, and continually improve all destinations following the current […]

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Booking Trends: Greece boom and Egypt comeback

| February 3, 2017
Booking Trends: Greece boom and Egypt comeback
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Greece is a clear destination winner this year and demand for Egypt is recovering strongly, German tour operator DER Touristik said in an upbeat overview of current booking trends.

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Туризм в Европе дешевеет

| January 22, 2017
Туризм в Европе дешевеет
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Цена станет определяющим фактором при выборе направления для путешествия в 2017 году, считают эксперты британского PostOffice. Выиграть от этого может Европа – почти половина направлений, изученных крупнейшим британским поставщиком иностранной валюты, демонстрируют снижение цен на основные туристские «продукты потребления».

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Christmas travel forecast from ForwardKeys

| December 20, 2016
Christmas travel forecast from ForwardKeys
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US will be the top destination, Dubai the busiest airport

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Eight big travel predictions for 2017

| November 23, 2016
Eight big travel predictions for 2017
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Inspired by a wealth of data, traveller endorsements, reviews, preferences and insights as well as industry leading understanding and innovation in e-commerce travel technology, the experts at Booking.com shed light on 8 major travel predictions for 2017. Read on to find out what holiday makers and business travellers can expect to experience in the year […]

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British Airways: New Flights to Brindisi, Montpellier, Murcia, Nantes, Pula, Tallinn and Zakynthos

| November 3, 2016
British Airways: New Flights to Brindisi, Montpellier, Murcia, Nantes, Pula, Tallinn and Zakynthos
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Flights to Brindisi, Montpellier, Murcia, Nantes, Pula, Tallinn and Zakynthos will be available to book from today, with the first services taking to the skies from March 28, 2017.

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Family trips are on the rise

| August 25, 2016
Family trips are on the rise
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IPK International and ITB Berlin examine trends in family trips abroad – steady growth despite declining birth rates in many countries – Spain is the most popular destination for families

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UK-wide Survey Reveals 44% Turn to Sharing Economy to Keep Travel Costs Down

| July 25, 2016
UK-wide Survey Reveals 44% Turn to Sharing Economy to Keep Travel Costs Down
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LONDON, July 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — As the summer holidays begin, 49% are worried about the cost of travel 44% of Britons say they will turn to sharing economy websites like TrustedHousesitters to make travel more affordable 14% believe the Brexit decision will prevent them from travelling as much After finances, the biggest factor stopping […]

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Ryanair launches Birmingham summer 2017 schedule

| July 22, 2016
Ryanair launches Birmingham summer 2017 schedule
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3 NEW ROUTES TO CHANIA, GIRONA & REUS 2 NEW SUMMER SERVICES TO SOFIA & WARSAW

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Grandparents Spend Over £1,000* Extra Looking After Grandchildren in the Summer Break

| July 12, 2016
Grandparents Spend Over £1,000* Extra Looking After Grandchildren in the Summer Break
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Europcar research reveals that grandparents go the extra mile to keep grandchildren entertained during the summer holidays 

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Top 10 Islands in the World

| April 25, 2016
Top 10 Islands in the World
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Travelers Booking Hotels at Award-Winning Islands During Shoulder Season Can Save Nearly 30% per Night

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TripAdvisor Data Reveals the Cheapest Time to Book Hotels for Summer Travel

| April 8, 2016
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“Best Time to Book” Report Shows Travelers Booking During Optimal Times Can Save About 20% on Hotels for Summer in Popular Destinations Worldwide 

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The Egg-Cellent Easter Getaway

| March 24, 2016
The Egg-Cellent Easter Getaway
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British Airways is gearing up for a bumper 2016 Easter getaway with around 2.4 million customers set to travel with the airline over the Easter break.

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Condor short and medium-haul routes now bookable for Winter 2016/17

| March 4, 2016
Condor short and medium-haul routes now bookable for Winter 2016/17
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Condor flights to popular holiday destinations on short and medium-haul routes are now bookable for the 2016/17 winter season. As a result, early birds can now already make plans to escape the next winter. Flights at the usual low prices to the Canary Islands and the Mediterranean are bookable online at www.condor.com, by telephone on 01806 […]

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TripAdvisor Announces World’s Best Hotels for Families with 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards

| March 2, 2016
TripAdvisor Announces World’s Best Hotels for Families with 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards
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Top Family-Friendly Properties Revealed Based on Millions of Traveler Reviews and Opinions from the TripAdvisor Community  Disney-Area Accommodations Dominate U.S. Top 10 

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Destinations With Average Savings of 30 Percent for College Students, Up-and-Comers and Families

| February 19, 2016
Destinations With Average Savings of 30 Percent for College Students, Up-and-Comers and Families
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Plus Save an Additional 20 Percent Off  Hotels on CheapTickets.com Using Promotion Code ESCAPE20 CHICAGO – Spring is right around the corner which means the masses are planning their Spring Break getaways.

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#TimeForVacay: Expedia Rolls Out Big Midwinter Sale and Leap Day Savings

| February 18, 2016
#TimeForVacay: Expedia Rolls Out Big Midwinter Sale and Leap Day Savings
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Up to 30% Off More Than 1500 Hotels Worldwide for Travel Booked in February, Ideal for Travelers Seeking Spring Break Deals

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Tripadvisor reveals the World’s Best Beaches  with 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards

| February 18, 2016
Tripadvisor reveals the World’s Best Beaches  with 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards
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Grace Bay in Turks and Caicos #1 in the World; Clearwater Beach in Florida Tops U.S. List  Winners Based on Millions of Reviews and Opinions from the TripAdvisor Community     NEEDHAM, Mass., February 17, 2016 – TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice™ awards for Beaches. This year’s […]

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AEA member airlines increase seat capacity by 5.5 % in summer 2016

| February 16, 2016
AEA member airlines increase seat capacity by 5.5 % in summer 2016
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More seasonal routes to holiday destinations also continues in summer 2016: Greece and the Greek Islands, Italy, Spain and Scotland

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Top Properties for Couples Revealed Based on Millions of Traveler Reviews and Opinions on TripAdvisor

| February 5, 2016
Top Properties for Couples Revealed Based on Millions of Traveler Reviews and Opinions on TripAdvisor
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Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort in Palm-Eagle Beach, Aruba Tops in the World; Henderson Park Inn in Destin, Florida #1 in the U.S. 

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ABTA advises holidaymakers to book early after surge in summer bookings

| February 1, 2016
ABTA advises holidaymakers to book early after surge in summer bookings
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Spain and Portugal lead the way with North Africa losing out ABTA – The Travel Association is advising holidaymakers to book their summer holidays early this year after new figures show a 6% year on year increase in bookings for overseas summer holidays with substantial increases for Spain (27%) and Portugal (32%), with Cyprus (14%) […]

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Travelers perceive Greece as a safe holiday destination

| January 8, 2016
Travelers  perceive Greece as a safe holiday destination
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Online travel agency LoveHolidays surveyed clients from across the UK and found out that the majority of people would not be affected by a financial crisis when choose their holiday destination.  As Emily Finlay at LoveHolidays Blog reports:

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The Great Christmas and New Year Getaway – Over four million heading overseas

| December 21, 2015
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ABTA – The Travel Association estimates that over four million passengers will be heading overseas this Christmas and New Year period (18 December – 2 January), with the peak travel days predicted to be 18, 23, and 30 December on the weekends either side of Christmas. ABTA is advising customers to leave extra time to […]

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Expedia “Holidata” Analysis Shows Many Holiday Flight Routes to Be Busier Than Last Year, But Also Less Expensive

| December 9, 2015
Expedia “Holidata” Analysis Shows Many Holiday Flight Routes to Be Busier Than Last Year, But Also Less Expensive
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BELLEVUE, Wash., 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Data from Expedia.com®, one of the world’s largest full service online travel sites, reveals a mix of news for the 2015 holiday travel season.

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High-spending Arab tourists go on more diverse holidays

| December 7, 2015
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Middle East is world’s fastest-growing outbound travel market – Young well-off Arabian travellers go on long expensive trips, ITB World Travel Trends Report finds – Latest surveys by the IPK World Travel Monitor® published exclusively by ITB Berlin

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Early indications are positive for 2016 holiday bookings

| October 14, 2015
Early indications are positive for 2016 holiday bookings
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Forward bookings up and almost a quarter say they will spend more next year According to new ABTA research* almost a quarter (23%) of the population is expecting to spend more on their holidays in 2016, up slightly from 20% who said the same this time last year. Industry figures¹ also point to many consumers […]

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TripAdvisor Names World’s Best Hotels in 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards

| January 22, 2015
TripAdvisor Names World’s Best Hotels in 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards
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Gili Lankanfushi Maldives the Top Hotel in the World; The Langham Chicago is #1 in the U.S.

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Last Chance in 2014 to Purchase Eurail Passes at a 20% Discount

| December 16, 2014
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Purchase a Global or Select Pass by December 31, 2014 and Travel for Less Still looking for a last minute unique holiday present? Surprising your friends or family with a winter or spring break Eurail trip sure will bring some good cheer.

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Emirates expects record number of travellers this week

| December 16, 2014
Emirates expects record number of travellers this week
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Customers are advised to arrive to the airport early to avoid delays DUBAI, U.A.E.,16th December 2014:Emirates expects this week to be its busiest of 2014, as travellers head home or abroad for the holiday season. Over 80,000 people will travel on 19 December with Emirates on over 240 flights, according to the airline’s latest booking […]

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TUI AG records very successful financial year 2013/2014

| December 10, 2014
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-Significant outperformance against earnings targets in full financial year 2013/2014; earnings growth driven by all segments -Underlying EBITA rises by 14 per cent to 869 million euros / Reported EBITA +30 per cent / Net result +71 per cent -Board proposes dividend of 0.33 euros -Outlook 2014/2015: Group turnover +2-4 per cent / Break-even for […]

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UK Cities Among the World’s 15 Most Expensive for an Airbnb Property, According to GoEuro’s 2014 Accommodation Price Index

| December 9, 2014
UK Cities Among the World’s 15 Most Expensive for an Airbnb Property, According to GoEuro’s 2014 Accommodation Price Index
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BERLIN, December 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — As part of the travel price index series, GoEuro.co.uk has compiled an impartial accommodation price index covering 150 cities and over 60,000 properties to understand the effect of new trends in accommodation on the hotel industry. The increasing popularity of Airbnb and continued growth of the hostel industry are […]

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Celebrity Cruises Orders Two New Iconic Ships

| December 5, 2014
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MIAMI, Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Celebrity Cruises has taken a bold step in ship design with the signing of a letter of intent for a new class of vessels, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and French shipbuilder STX France announced today.

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London School of Economics and HomeAway Economic Impact Report of Holiday Rentals Reaches £4.5 Billion Conclusion

| December 2, 2014
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LONDON, December 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Total spent by holiday-rental clients in the UK is estimated at £4.35 billion, creating over 95,000 jobs

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year: German Christmas Markets dazzle during the festive season

| December 1, 2014
It’s the most wonderful time of the year: German Christmas Markets dazzle during the festive season
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©Erfurt Tourismus und Marketing GmbH / Barbara Neumann Meeting attendees and business travellers visiting Germany at this time of year have the unique opportunity to enjoy the traditional, heart warming “Christkindlesmarkt” or Christmas Markets. These outdoor, winter wonderlands of gifts and food and music literally and figuratively light up historic squares of cities, villages and […]

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Emirates to operate seven additional flights a week to the Maldives

| November 25, 2014
Emirates to operate seven additional flights a week to the Maldives
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DUBAI, U.A.E.: Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has announced a third daily service to Malé, the capital of the Maldives.

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AEGEAN flight schedule for 2015: Real support to the Greek economy

| November 18, 2014
AEGEAN flight schedule for 2015: Real support to the Greek economy
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15 million seats available 100 international destinations in 42 countries, 10 additional countries New program “12 months 12 good news for YOU” in 2015

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Another successful year for Atlantica Hotels & Resorts!

| November 18, 2014
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Atlantica Hotels & Resorts have been recognized with 20 major awards at the Annual Award Ceremony of TUI UK (First Choice-Thomson) and TUI NORDIC (Fritidsresor, Finnmatkat, Star Tour), at the largest tourism exhibition World Travel Market in London.

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Flying Home For Christmas?

| November 13, 2014
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British Airways is hosting a course at Heathrow on November 29, 2014 to help nervous flyers hoping to see their loved ones abroad this Christmas.

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