Holiday Extras news

Tuesday, 13th September 2016

Trade-Press: Holiday Extras first-ever Partner’s Day


Tweet Holiday Extras hosted its first-ever Partner’s Day at its head office campus in Kent this Thursday. Over a hundred of the company’s partners attended, including representatives from TUI, National Express, Easyjet and Monarch. Activities ran from the morning right through until the evening with one of the highlights being … Read more

Tuesday, 30th August 2016

Yorkshire Workforces Stretched as Locals Boost the Bank Holiday Break

Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England -May 6th 2013:  Crowds flock to Weston-super-mare on Bank Holiday

Tweet Workplaces across the region are sure to have felt the strain this week, as almost half of Yorkshire folk are thought to have extended the Bank Holiday with additional leave.   According to a poll by the travel extras specialists,  44% of Yorkshire people look to make the … Read more

Monday, 25th July 2016

Holiday Extras Soars to Victory

The Winning team!
Top row L to R - Paul Paddock - Insurance, Laurence Teeling - Travel consultant, Dominic Paine -Travel consultant, Luke Giles - Commercial Insight, Jason Parks - Email Marketing
Next row L to R - Ricky Harden - Email Marketing, Jack Morison - Software Tester, Rhys Morison – Travel Consultant (player of the tournament), Jack Morison – Web team, Amadeu Barbosa – Travel consultant

Tweet Holiday Extras are the new 2016 Aviation Cup titleholders. The football event, organised by Eastern Airways, was an open invite for July 16th to the aviation world nationwide. In a day of tough competition at the PowerLeague soccerdome in Derby; Holiday Extras played top teams including Skyscanner, tripadvisor, BMI … Read more

Monday, 25th July 2016

Holiday Extras celebrates ‘This Girl Can’

Jordon Mann (second on the left, front) with the Holiday Extras' netball team at the Folkestone Netball League, Three Hills Sports Centre.

Tweet Jordon Mann wins the Community Sport Project of the Year 2016. The team at local travel company Holiday Extras have another chance to breakaway from their desks, all thanks to netball-loving Jordon Mann who has worked for the company for the last two years. With a keen interest and … Read more

Wednesday, 1st June 2016

Holiday Extras advises booking early to dodge summer demand


Tweet For families who are jetting off in the early hours or returning late at night, there are a wide range of UK airport hotel and parking packages available for the summer holidays. As well as the advantages of arriving at the airport well ahead of the flight, a stay … Read more

Wednesday, 1st June 2016

Brits Drastically Underestimating Healthcare Costs Abroad

injured on holiday

Tweet Half of Brits don’t purchase travel insurance US medical treatments underestimated by up to £65,000 Spanish medical treatments underestimated by up to £21,000 With the summer holidays just around the corner, new research* has exposed worrying disparities between the perceived and the real costs of holiday healthcare, as well as … Read more

Monday, 9th May 2016

Leeds Bradford Airport parking range expands

Airport parking

Tweet Holiday has expanded its range of parking services at Leeds Bradford Airport with three new car parks ahead of the big summer getaway. Park2Travel Indoor, Park2Travel Outdoor and Park2Travel Meet and Greet will provide holidaymakers with a greater range of parking options. Perfectly placed to answer high levels … Read more

Friday, 6th May 2016

Kenny Smith joins Holiday Extras


Tweet Holiday Extras has appointed Kenny Smith as its new Partnerships  Manager. At the age of just 28 Kenny has already enjoyed many years of working in the travel industry: He began his career in 2005 with a Modern Apprenticeship Programme and then he worked with Tui for eleven years; … Read more

Monday, 25th April 2016

Holiday Extras launches its newly designed trade-facing website

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Tweet To reflect feedback given by travel agents in the 2015 Holiday Extras agents’ survey – the company has announced a major rejig of its trade-facing website, incorporating a number of useful new selling tools. Now agents can tempt customers with a variety of much improved product images as well … Read more

Thursday, 25th February 2016

Meet and Greet parking continues to grow in popularity

Maple Manor Meet and Greet

Tweet advises holiday travellers to book Meet and Greet parking with a reputable supplier and not to be discouraged because of the rogue operators who have recently hit the headlines. To ensure peace of mind before booking Meet and Greet, always check the company’s credentials; length of trading, quality … Read more