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Ryanair to halve check-in time for passengers without reserved seats

Not sure that Ryanair are going to win many new fans with this news...From Wednesday 13 June, the budget airline will be charging it's passengers a shocking £55-per-person fee to check in at the airport IF you haven't already checked in online...

By Stuart 16th May 2018 Read more...
Fancy a Eurovision-inspired holiday?

"My, my" (don't worry, I'll avoid the full ABBA rendition)Eurovision is upon us!Yep, it's that time of year again - signs that summer is on its way, and the opportunity to throw open your doors and invite people over for barbecues and celebratory Eurovision parties. In true British style, it often tends to be more about the party than the music, but that's ok...what better excuse to get together and laugh at strange songs, questionable costumes, mad presenters and iffy...

By Stuart 9th May 2018 Read more...
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Love travel competitions? Join our Travel Competitions Facebook Group!

The Travelscoop mission is very clear: travel more, spend less. To that end, travel competitions are well and truly...

By John 1st May 2018 Read more...
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By John 1st May 2018 Read more...
Flybe launches summer Cardiff to Venice route

Europe's largest independent regional airline, Flybe, will be offering the first direct flights between Cardiff and...

By Stuart 18th April 2018 Read more...
Paris vs Airbnb

Oh, mon Dieu!  It's "baguettes at dawn" as the row between the city of Paris and online home rental company...

By Stuart 18th April 2018 Read more...
The Scoop: Singapore

Futuristic, cutting edge, hip and innovative mixed with traditional and multiculturally-infused: its an expansive,...

By Stuart 12th April 2018 Read more...
Roaming around Europe

It's a tricky modern dilemma while on holiday in the mobile phone era...to switch off, or not to switch off? It's...

By Stuart 12th April 2018 Read more...
Announcing the winner of our Eurostar Amsterdam competition

On Easter Sunday, Stuart drew the winner of our recent Eurostar competition. From the hundreds of valid entries we...

By John 5th April 2018 Read more...
TUI launches ambitious new routes, flights and resorts roster for 2019

We haven't even encountered much of 2018's spring sunshine yet, but from April 5th 2018 TUI will begin taking Summer...

By Stuart 5th April 2018 Read more...
Norwegian launches new services to Chicago and Austin from Gatwick

It's been a soaring week for Norwegian Air. The third largest low-cost carrier in Europe has expanded their long haul...

By Stuart 1st April 2018 Read more...
SNOW ALERT: UK flights cancellations

Many eastern parts of the UK have woken to a blanket of snow this morning, leading to the inevitable travel...

By John 27th February 2018 Read more...
Eurostar London to Amsterdam direct trains on sale this week. Get two return tickets in our giveaway.

Great news! Eurostar have announced the start date for their highly anticipated direct service from London to the...

By Stuart 20th February 2018 Read more...
BA to fly first direct service to Seychelles from the UK

Honeymooners and exotic holiday-lovers rejoice! British Airways are going to be flying to the Seychelles again after a...

By Stuart 14th February 2018 Read more...
Croydon - City of Love? Hilarious Valentine's Day offer from easyHotel

Croydon: City of Love? Sure, Croydon doesn’t seem an obvious first choice to spend a romantic evening with your...

By Stuart 13th February 2018 Read more...
Fly Direct to Portland, Oregon with Delta

From May 4th 2018 Delta will be flying non-stop from London Heathrow to Portland, the largest city in Oregon, Pacific...

By Stuart 8th February 2018 Read more...
Aviation breakthrough: Fly to Perth without stopping

Get ready to throw another shrimp on the barbie to celebrate March 25 2018: that's the momentous day that passengers...

By Stuart 6th February 2018 Read more...
Guide To: Airbnb for Beginners

Airbnb is an amazing tool that can dramatically reduce your annual travel spend. I’m a self confessed Airbnb junkie,...

By John 3rd February 2018 Read more...
The Price of Travel: British Passport Price Hike

As with most things in Britain post-EU referendum, it’s just been announced that the cost of a British passport is...

By Stuart 30th January 2018 Read more...
750 Avios for joining e-Rewards and completing one survey

e-Rewards is a company that sends out consumer surveys by email and mobile apps to registered users. For each survey...

By John 8th December 2017 Read more...
Current Avios promotions

Avios alert, Avios alert... I'm always on the lookout for ways to boost my Avios balance. A few hundred Avios here...

By John 7th December 2017 Read more...
500 free Avios for signing up with Bud

I’m always one to jump on a free Avios promotion. You can currently nab 500 completely free Avios just by signing up...

By John 6th December 2017 Read more...
Win a night in the LEGO house with Airbnb

As prizes go, this one truly rocks. Airbnb and LEGO have teamed up to offer one family the trip of a lifetime. An...

By John 5th December 2017 Read more...
The Scoop: San Francisco

...you’ll leave your heart in San Francisco! A vibrant, hilly city in Northern California, surrounded by the...

By Stuart 1st December 2017 Read more...
Air New Zealand Black Friday Deals

This Black Friday (November 24th) offers an amazing opportunity to snap up a mega flight deal with Air New Zealand who...

By Stuart 20th November 2017 Read more...
Review: Booking low cost Norwegian flights to New York

Norwegian Air seems to be everywhere at the moment. Whether it’s winning awards, or grabbing the headlines for their...

By John 24th October 2017 Read more...
Monarch airlines collapses into administration

Shock news - Monarch Airlines has collapsed into administration today. Monarch was the very first airline I flew on as...

By John 2nd October 2017 Read more...
Airbnb hosts welcome 45 million travellers this summer

Airbnb have had a sizzling summer. I used Airbnb extensively during a summer jaunt across California, but I wasn’t...

By John 26th September 2017 Read more...
Flash Sale: £25 off Eurostar

The deal If you're planning to spend £70+ on travel by Eurostar between 25th September and 25th December, then...

By John 25th September 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Booking a Christmas Market Break

With late summer daylight beginning to lose its battle with encroaching autumnal darkness, thoughts inevitably begin to...

By Stuart 21st September 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Cheap Car Hire

With more catches than a Norwegian fishing vessel, car hire firms abroad aren’t shy when it comes to relieving you of...

By Emma 5th September 2017 Read more...
The Scoop: New York City

...big lights will inspire you! Loud, glitzy, sprawling and relentlessly busy, New York is the ultimate...

By Stuart 5th September 2017 Read more...
Review: Thomas Cook Airlines

Thomas Cook Airlines has been pumping out some appealing offers, with recent promotions including Las Vegas at £349...

By John 29th August 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Secret Hotels

So you want to stay at a top hotel, but those prices are ridiculous right? There is a way. You can choose an unnamed...

By Emma 22nd August 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Priceline.com Bidding

With US site, Priceline, you can get huge discounts on hotel stays across the globe and our guide will give you the...

By Emma 20th August 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Winter Sports Travel Insurance

While 1 in 5 brits skip travel insurance when headed abroad, you'd be crazy not to grab insurance before heading to the...

By John 3rd August 2017 Read more...
Guide To: UK Hotel Breaks

Never overlook the UK as an alternative to heading abroad when you need to get away. Whether you’re living it up in...

By John 31st July 2017 Read more...
Current train ticket promotions

With train ticket prices at an all-time high, it can often be cheaper to fly the longer distance routes. Luckily, train...

By John 30th July 2017 Read more...
The Scoop: Barcelona

...such a beautiful horizon! With its unique city-meets-beach vibe, it’s hard not to fall for the youthful energy...

By Stuart 30th July 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Cheap Package Holidays

When it comes to keeping a strict handle on the old purse strings, holiday season can really test your metal. One of...

By John 25th July 2017 Read more...
Guide To: Cheap Flights

If you wait until the last minute, flights can get really expensive, but plan ahead and book smart and you can really...

By John 25th July 2017 Read more...
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Guide To: Cheap Travel Insurance

An astonishing 1 in 5 of us head abroad without any travel insurance, risking thousands of pounds in medical bills,...

By John 18th July 2017 Read more...

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