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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

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Monday, 10th December 2012

Finances improving for Brits

Beach holiday

Tweet Second holidays back on the cards Many Brits are no longer feeling the financial pinch, according to the results of a new HolidayExtras.com poll. Three quarters of customers recently surveyed by the add-ons specialist (75%) say they are already planning to go on two holidays during 2013. However, there’s … Read more

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Thursday, 6th December 2012

Brits driven purely by price when choosing holiday destinations

Brits search for travel deals online

Tweet A huge 61% of Brits say they select their holiday by searching online for the best deals, a new poll reveals. Gone are the days when we would seek out the most exotic locations from glossy brochures, Brits now go wherever is cheapest – and most find it online. … Read more

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Thursday, 22nd November 2012

Being stranded abroad is no holiday!

Couple on island holiday

Tweet Everyone would welcome a few extra days on holiday, right? Not according to the results of a new poll from HolidayExtras.com, which asked travellers how they would feel about being stranded on holiday. One in three (35%) say they would not relish an unexpected extension to their stay, and … Read more

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Monday, 19th November 2012

All I want for Christmas is…a holiday!

Christmas gifts

Tweet Brits shun traditional Christmas gifts A new survey has revealed that more than one in two Brits would rather spend money on a holiday with their partner than on frivolous festive presents this year. With household budgets still tight, the pile of presents under the Christmas tree will be … Read more

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Monday, 5th November 2012

United States favourite destination for Brits

US top destination for Brits 2013

Tweet For the second year running, the USA has come out on top in a poll of the destinations British holidaymakers would most like to visit in the New Year. With travellers able to get more for their money in the USA than in Europe, the American dream is alive … Read more

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Monday, 15th October 2012

British holiday-makers find travel increasingly stressful

Holiday parking

Tweet Travel is getting more stressful, according to the results of a new poll from HolidayExtras.com. A massive 86% of holiday-makers say that the journey is the most stressful part of their holiday, a rise of 13% in three years.* Other factors such as language or cultural differences (7%), arriving … Read more

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Thursday, 31st May 2012

British travellers dream of the high life

Brits rocket into space

Tweet They may be all grown up now, yet six per cent of British adults still dream of jetting into space in a rocket, while one in two (47%) would love to take off in a private jet, according to a recent survey by HolidayExtras.com. The results of the poll … Read more

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Wednesday, 16th May 2012

Olympic flame isn’t setting the UK alight

St Pancras Olympics 2012

Tweet 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 … Read more

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Monday, 14th May 2012

Chaos at the airport

Chaos at the airport

Tweet The majority of travellers (40%) don’t want to be held up for more than half an hour passing through check-in and airport security, according to the results of a new poll from travel add-ons specialist HolidayExtras.com. The survey also reveals that a further 25% of holidaymakers are not happy … Read more

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