Polls

Britain’s Most Travelled Food Revealed

From Yorkshire Tea to Cornish Pasties – Britain’s Most Travelled Food Revealed Concerns under Brexit for the future of household food brands such as Marmite and Pot Noodle, have sparked a new poll by HolidayExtras.com which reveals the foods that Brits just can’t do without on holiday. When asked which British food and drink itemContinue reading

Car Park Confusion Clouds Safety Knowledge

Nine out of 10 Brits surveyed were unable to identify the correct parking safety standards Research involving more than 800 members of the public has revealed 90 per cent are unable to identify the national award given to safe and secure parking facilities. The correct safety standard for car parking is the Park Mark®. This standardContinue reading

Brits Vote to Bypass Passport Control Queues

UK poll respondents in favour of payable fast-track ticket at passport control Queue delays the most frustrating element of airport experience Reports that the Home Office is considering introducing a payable fast-track service at passport control points across UK airports has been met with controversy. Yet the research released today by HolidayExtras.com reveals British passengersContinue reading

One in Four Brits Uninsured on Domestic Breaks

As staycations continue to rise in popularity, a survey of almost 2,000 Brits has revealed today that one in four holidaymakers leave themselves exposed to potential financial loss by not taking out a basic holiday insurance for UK breaks. According to the research, commissioned by HolidayExtras.com, 22 per cent of those polled didn’t think theyContinue reading

Brits Drastically Underestimating Healthcare Costs Abroad

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 confusion over what the EHIC cardContinue reading

Brexit Prospect Causing Holiday Spending Cutbacks

Falling GPB impacting one in four holidaymakers One in three holiday travellers considering measures to make their Pounds go further With the Brexit vote on the horizon, a recent survey commissioned by Holiday Extras has revealed that British holidaymakers are concerned about the plummeting value of the Pound against the Euro, with nearly a quarterContinue reading

British travellers relaxed ahead of Brexit vote

        Over half of Brits (53 per cent) have no concerns about a Brexit increasing flight costs         68 per cent say an increase in flight costs wouldn’t encourage them to take staycations         Nearly three quarters (72 per cent) aren’t concerned about their European Health Insurance Card being rendered invalid With the Brexit voteContinue reading

Poet Picked in Airport Poll

Philip Larkin chosen as international icon to welcome increased visitors As Hull prepares for its role as European City of Culture in 2017, and celebrates being listed in the top 10 cities to visit in 2016 by Rough Guides; Humberside residents are standing by to play an important role in welcoming increasing numbers of internationalContinue reading