Monthly Archives: April 2012

Monday, 30th April 2012

Too fat to fly?

Overweight air traveller

Tweet Air passengers call for excess body weight to be taxed When it comes to excess weight on a plane, Brits think we should all pay our fair share, and with body weight affecting fuel consumption in the same way as excess baggage, it’s not surprising travellers want a ‘fat … Read more

Thursday, 26th April 2012

Booking ahead is the best strategy for holidaymakers

Holiday parking

Tweet HolidayExtras.com offers keen prices for airport parking in advance For drivers who are heading to the airport on holiday, the watchword when it comes to airport parking is to pre-book. And with savings of up to 60% for on airport and off airport parking spaces, as well as the … Read more

Tuesday, 24th April 2012

Last-minute May Day hotel and parking deals

Sheraton Skyline Sky Garden

Tweet An overnight stay plus four days’ secured Heathrow parking from £73 May Day Bank Holiday travellers can enjoy some excellent late deals with HolidayExtras.com. A limited offer, which can only be booked through the leading travel add-ons company, means families can reserve an overnight stay at the luxury Park … Read more

Tuesday, 24th April 2012

Early Bird rates for Luton On-Airport parking

Luton airport

Tweet Holiday Extras offers special Early Bird rates for Luton Long Stay, Mid Stay and Short Stay parking Holiday Extras has revealed some excellent prices for early bookers of Luton On-Airport car parks. The company has recently struck a new deal with the airport that enables them to offer some … Read more

Friday, 20th April 2012

Prepare ahead for a stress-free holiday

A hotel room for the family helps everyone to get into the holiday mood

Tweet HolidayExtras.com offers extra savings on advance booking rates for cash-strapped holiday travellers Booking an airport hotel in advance with HolidayExtras.com offers choices that those travelling on a tight budget may not otherwise be able to afford. Special Advance rates are available at most UK airports and the savings are … Read more

Thursday, 19th April 2012

Liverpool passengers can now book the Aspire experience

Servisair's Aspire Lounge at Liverpool John Lennon airport

Tweet Following the launch of the flagship Aspire lounge at Gatwick airport earlier this year, HolidayExtras.com is celebrating the opening of the latest Aspire from Servisair at Liverpool John Lennon airport. HolidayExtras.com customers flying from Liverpool will now be able to take advantage of the fantastic service and facilities at … Read more

Thursday, 19th April 2012

HolidayExtras.com launches fourth annual Customers’ Awards

Tweet HolidayExtras.com customers are now voting for the best in the UK travel industry, as the market-leading holiday add-ons company launches its annual Customers’ Awards for 2012. Last year’s HXCAs attracted votes from an amazing 66,000 customers, making them one of the biggest and fairest in the travel industry. Between … Read more

Wednesday, 11th April 2012

Protect the holiday from tsunami with Natural Catastrophe cover

Plane emerging from storm

Tweet As tsunami warnings are issued for Indonesia, India and Thailand, UK travellers can protect their holidays with HolidayExtras.com from just £3.25 per person. The UK’s market-leading travel add-ons provider offers Natural Catastrophe cover, as an addition to standard holiday insurance, that minimises losses incurred through earthquake, tsunami, flooding and … Read more

Wednesday, 11th April 2012

Love isn’t in the air for British passengers

Couple enjoying an inflight drink

Tweet 57% of HolidayExtras.com customers are against airlines using social media for passengers to share information before their flight 64% of women have safety concerns, compared to 51% of men As airlines test new “social seating” software which enables travellers to browse fellow passengers’ Facebook or LinkedIn profiles in order … Read more

Wednesday, 4th April 2012

Booking an airport hotel becomes a race against time in 2012

Tweet Travellers must be quick off the blocks to book airport hotel rooms during the Olympics HolidayExtras.com, the UK’s leading travel add-ons provider, is reminding Londoners who want to escape the hustle and bustle of the Olympics to be quick off the line if they want to secure an overnight … Read more