Let’s face it 2020 was a pretty miserable year all round. The only people who really seemed to benefit were those with shares in Amazon! The travel sector has been particularly hard hit, with international flights practically ground to a standstill. It would be great to say … Read more about Sustainability – A Once In A Generation Opportunity?
The mass roll-out of vaccines in the UK, allied to mass testing across the Continent has led to increased confidence within the travel industry that international travel will rebound sometime later this year. From a leisure perspective, Tui has already received 2.8 million … Read more about The Evolving Requirements to Travel During the Pandemic
Government Advice can be found here: Visiting Europe from 1 January 2021 You may need to do extra things before you travel to the EU, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein, such as: check your passport, get travel insurance that covers your healthcare and check … Read more about Visiting Europe from 1 January 2021
Over the years I have been asked many times what I do for a living. Almost always I diligently explain that I work for a Travel Management Company (TMC) and trying not to be too boring I explain what we do. Nearly always I am met with a blank look. I am then asked where is … Read more about What Are Business Travel Agents?
The quick answer is that there is no one ‘best’ scheme. However, if you fly for business chances are you are accruing a lot of loyalty points with a range of airlines and need to work out which is the ‘best’ for you. Sometimes you don’t have a choice who you fly with, but if you … Read more about Airline loyalty schemes – which is the best one for you?
As Premier Inn announces it is launching ZIP, it's ‘no frills’ brand of hotels with room starting at just £19 a night, we take a look at what they are actually offering and the other big brands focusing on new affordable hotel chains. Premier Inn - ZIP Let's start with Premier … Read more about Big hotel brands launch affordable chains, but what are they actually like?
Changes to visa requirements can be hard to keep up with but two have been announced recently that we wanted to make our customers aware of. Introduction of fingerprint collection for China visas At the moment all business, tourist, family and academic visas can be processed … Read more about Changes to China and Turkey visa requirements
Travelling across time zones can be exhausting but if you can manage to get a good chunk of sleep on the plane it can really help combat jet lag. So how on earth do you get a good nights sleep whilst 30,000ft in the air, in an unfamiliar environment, surrounded by people you … Read more about How to get a good nights sleep while travelling across time zones, even if you’re in economy