Tag: olympics

London 2012: stay near the city for less than £100 a night

HolidayExtras.com offer last-minute airport hotel deals to Olympic-goers The Press Association recently announced that the average hotel room during the Olympics stands at £160 per night – a whopping 75 per cent increase compared to the same period last year. And to buck this trend, travel add-ons company HolidayExtras.com is offering Olympic-goers luxury stays nearContinue reading

St Pancras Olympics 2012

Olympic flame isn’t setting the UK alight

95% of British people will be able to see the flame when it tours the UK…but do they care? With the Olympic Torch arriving in the UK at the end of the week, a poll carried out by the country’s largest add-ons provider, HolidayExtras.com, has revealed that over a quarter (26%) of Brits have noContinue reading

Security during London Olympics 2012

Keep calm and carry on

Brits undaunted by security concerns as Exercise Olympic Guardian begins A massive 37% of Brits believe that the Government is taking all necessary steps to ensure their safety during the Olympics, a new poll by HolidayExtras.com has revealed. As details of the latest Olympic security exercise are announced, the UK’s market-leading travel add-ons company hasContinue reading