Monthly Archives: March 2012

Thursday, 29th March 2012

Prepare for possible travel disruption over Easter

Threat of fuel strike

Tweet HolidayExtras.com urges customers to think ahead to minimise disruption to travel plans over the Easter holidays. With a fuel tanker strike looming, the leading travel add-ons company urges holiday travellers to prepare for a potentially difficult journey to the airport –  and to allow plenty of time to get … Read more

Wednesday, 28th March 2012

Mind your own hosepipe! Brits won’t snitch

Brits defy hosepipe ban

Tweet When it comes to the hosepipe ban, Brits mind their own business. In a recent survey from leading add-ons provider HolidayExtras.com, a huge 84% of people said if they saw their neighbour breaking the ban they wouldn’t report them as the Environment Agency urges. In addition, nearly a quarter … Read more

Tuesday, 27th March 2012

It’s not too late to save on airport parking for Easter holiday travellers

Holiday parking

Tweet There are still savings to be made by pre-booking airport parking before the Easter holiday: Gatwick Airport Gatwick Airport On-Airport Long Stay for the South Terminal – eight days parking for £51.80 – a saving of 40.20 off the gate rate. Airparks Gatwick  – eight days parking for £44.99 … Read more

Tuesday, 27th March 2012

Holiday Extras offer valuable tips to retail agents

Tweet Almost half the UK’s travel agents saw sales drop last quarter – here’s how Holiday Extras thinks it can help At the end of last year, Holiday Extras conducted a survey to gauge the general feeling within the travel industry by asking agents how they felt. The results showed … Read more

Sunday, 25th March 2012

HolidayExtras.com supports National Council of Work Experience awards

Tweet The UK’s market-leading travel add-ons provider sponsors ‘Best Large Organisation – Long-Term Placements’ category HolidayExtras.com was one of eight firms to sponsor this year’s NCWE awards, which took place on Tuesday March 20 at the Merchant Taylors’ Hall, London. The National Council for Work Experience is an organization which … Read more

Monday, 19th March 2012

Family-friendly airport hotels for less this Easter

Tweet Leading travel add-ons company HolidayExtras.com has some special deals for families who are planning to escape this Easter – with family rooms plus holiday parking from a budget-busting £65. At the four-star Gatwick Copthorne Effingham, an overnight stay for a family of three plus holiday parking can be booked … Read more

Monday, 19th March 2012

Airport Hiltons’ spring price drop

Tweet HolidayExtras.com is offering overnight stays plus breakfast at Hilton airport hotels from £69 between March 9 and April 6. Holiday travellers can take advantage of special prices at selected airport Hiltons this spring. For example, an overnight stay at the four-star Stansted Hilton, which is within the airport grounds, … Read more

Thursday, 15th March 2012

The sky’s the limit with Latitude by Holiday Extras

Latitude by HolidayExtras.com

Tweet UK’s award-winning travel insurance provider launches cover for travellers restricted by standard travel insurance policies Latitude is the new insurance brand from the country’s leading travel add-ons company, designed especially for travellers with pre-existing medical conditions and those who are often excluded from standard travel insurance covers. The new … Read more

Thursday, 15th March 2012

HolidayExtras.com supports British windsurfing champion

Tweet HolidayExtras.com, the UK market leader for travel add-ons, is supporting 13 times British windsurfing champion Guy Cribb for the second year running. Guy’s success on the waves means he’s constantly jetting across the globe and as such, has always chosen to book Meet and Greet parking through HolidayExtras.com when … Read more

Tuesday, 13th March 2012

HolidayExtras.com team go the extra 382 miles

Tweet Local travel add-ons company raise £482 for cancer charities During the first week of March, the team at Hythe-based HolidayExtras.com were greeted by a table groaning with fruit, healthy treats and energy-boosting juice as part of their twice-yearly well-being week. Colleagues were encouraged to keep fit throughout the five … Read more