5 Tips for Newbie Travellers

We all start out novices as novices in the world of travelling. But thanks to the extensive resource available on the Internet today, learning basic tips that will help us plan our dream vacations can be the difference between being able to recharge your batteries and enjoying the experience of visiting a new country or a whole lot more unwanted […]

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How to save money when going on a skiing holiday

Summer is officially over and the ski season is rapidly approaching.  With the drop in temperatures, the days are getting shorter and the nights longer, many people feel tired and depressed and lose their mojo.   Now is the time to dust off the ski gear and make plans for your next skiing / snowboarding trip.   Something to look […]

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Tips for booking your holiday villa online

By now you should be aware of Internet Fraud when Booking Online.  In recent years there has been a huge increase in holiday villa fraud.  A recent survey revealed that one in three internet users failed to check whether the company they booked with was a member of a recognised travel association.  Advertisements for non-existent apartments, or for genuine properties […]

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Beware of Internet Fraud when Booking Online

Booking a perfect and yet cheap holiday has become an easy task thanks to various websites which allow users to compare prices for flights and hotels with only a few clicks of the mouse.  Unfortunately, frauds have discovered this as an opportunity to deceive customers looking for an affordable holiday.  It’s not always easy to tell a reliable site from […]

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Turn your laptop into an alarm clock

Picture the scene, It’s midnight, I’m away on business and I’ve just realised I’ve left my phone in the office. There is no alarm clock in the room and no one on reception to set up a wake up call.  No internet access either! I need to ensure I don’t oversleep as have an important meeting the next day. What […]

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Top Tips for a Great Winter Holiday with the Whole Family

The winter holidays are coming closer and it’s often hard to think of an interesting holiday plan which entertains every family member. A great place to visit with the family is France. The variety of places to visit and things to do makes France a great holiday destination. Ski resorts in France For those who enjoy an active holiday and […]

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Capture the Colour contest – My Travel entries

I’ve been meaning to enter the Travel Supermarket “Capture the Colour” contest for ages.  As this week is the last chance for entry – I figured I better get my photos uploaded. Whilst pouring through all my pictures, I decided that I wanted to select shots that were a little different from the usual blue sky shots or green landscape […]

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London 2012 – My Olympic experience on Super Saturday

Read on for more information, but this was my view inside the Olympic stadium last night during Super Saturday.   Wow what a night.   London 2012 – My Olympic experience on Super Saturday For me the Olympics is the greatest sporting event in the world – a showcase for events which otherwise get little coverage.  I booked 2 weeks vacation […]

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Top Tips to Keep Your Holiday Costs Down

Going on holiday is all about having fun, relaxing and discovering new places but worrying about the price of being away can quickly drain all the enjoyment out of your break. With a bit of planning there’s a lot you can do to keep your holiday costs down. If you want to buy foreign currency or send money abroad, however, […]

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Top Tips for attending Formula 1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone

For my dad’s 65th birthday, I decided to take him to the British Formula 1 Grand Prix at Silverstone.  I started planning the trip not long after the 2011 British Grand Prix.   Hopefully the following tips will be of help to others who are thinking of doing the same.   Top Tips for attending Formula 1 British Grand Prix at […]

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