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Friday, 15 February 2019 11:37

An introduction to parking in Europe

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French parking sign in the city

The experience of driving a hire car in a foreign country can be a daunting one but trying to find a place to park legally can be a whole new challenge.

Thursday, 17 January 2019 12:03

Holidaying After Brexit

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As we approach the first holiday season following the UK’s exit from the European Union, it’s still not entirely clear how the transition will affect our travel plans to remaining member states. To try and get a better handle on what Brexit will mean for EU travel, we’ve surveyed 1,000 British residents about what they think on subject.

Wednesday, 09 January 2019 10:07

Car Hire – Know your rights

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Know your rights, a leading supplier of car hire excess insurance, has compiled an essential checklist to ensure consumers avoid car hire pitfalls in 2019:

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 14:50

Christmas Competition 2018

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and we want to start the festivities early by giving away a Classic Christmas Hamper filled with delicious puddings and the sweetest biscuits to one lucky winner!

Thursday, 15 November 2018 09:10

A Guide to Accessible Travel

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Travelling with mobility issues can require extra preparation and checks before embarking on your trip. To save you some of the hassle of trying to find the info you need, we’ve pulled together some key points.

Car rental airport office in Las Vegas USA

When hiring a car in the USA and Canada it is important to shop around to make sure you get a good deal on the car and extras, but it is also important to get to grips with the rules and regulations on insurance

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 14:23

Halloween Competition 2018

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The spookiest day of the year is creeping closer, but instead of tricks, we want to treat you this Halloween!

Road sign pointing right to relax and left to stress

Taking a holiday is supposed to be a relaxing time. But as we watched friends and family returning from their holidays, we realised they didn’t look any less stressed than when they left.

So, in an attempt to construct the perfect formula for a relaxing holiday, we surveyed 2,000 British holiday makers to identify stress points.

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 13:31

Why we love basic holiday souvenirs

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Italian Souvenir stand selling magnets and postcards

Although holiday season is now over, that’s not to say that your fond memories on the beach in Barcelona will be forgotten too, thanks to the many souvenirs you would have likely bought on your travels. Whether you’re shopping last minute at the airport for a friend or roaming through the markets in search of a meaningful memento for yourself, such gifts don’t need to be expensive or extravagant. In fact, some of the best gifts we believe, are the simple ones. Here is a list of our favourite basic holiday souvenirs and why we love them.

Travellers waiting in line at rental desk

A new survey has revealed the top ten ways that parents survive long car journeys with their children. Among the most popular is playing classic car games such as iSpy (48%), followed by being forced to listen to their child/ren’s favourite song on repeat (32%).

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