Monthly Archives: April 2013

Wednesday, 24th April 2013

Thrifty Brits’ tips to keep the holiday budget under control

A relaxing start to the half-term holiday

Tweet The season of Bank Holidays opens out the potential for the whole family to enjoy a holiday together. Great news!  However, many households will be concerned about the holiday budget as wages struggle to keep up with the cost of living. A recent Holiday Extras survey of over a … Read more

Wednesday, 24th April 2013

Relax in a Heathrow Airport hotel from £42 this May Bank Holiday

A double room at the Comfort Heathrow

Tweet The first bank holiday in May will give many the opportunity to travel to the airport for a short getaway. Passengers who have booked an early morning flight would do well to minimise the risks of delays on the way to the airport and book an airport hotel in … Read more

Thursday, 18th April 2013

Holiday Extras’ Ryan Charlwood on a winning streak

Tweet Caption: Ricky Stevens, driver, and Ryan Charlwood, passenger and Senior Partnerships Development Manager at Holiday Extras, cross the finishing line 3rd in the Eastern Airways British Sidecar championship at Thruxton races last weekend. Ricky & Ryan quickly got up to speed and ended the race in an impressive 3rd … Read more

Tuesday, 16th April 2013

Passengers oppose in-flight Wi-Fi charges

In flight Wi-Fi

Tweet The latest survey from Holiday Extras confirms that airline passengers are not prepared to cough up any extra for a Wi-Fi service during their flight. A resounding 84% of the over four thousand travellers surveyed stated that they would rather go without than shell out more. 25% of these … Read more

Tuesday, 9th April 2013

Parking bookings spring ahead this April

Tweet Holiday Extras’ bookings surged after Easter, with the highest booking day for airport parking since 2010. Consumers flocked to book their airport parking, taking advantage of savings of up to 60%. Matthew Pack, CEO at Holiday Extras said:  “These fantastic booking totals prove that our customers are no April … Read more