Holidays

Reserving a plane seat could cost you more than the flight

Passengers will be dismayed to find that reserving a plane seat could cost them more than the flight itself, according to new research.

Air Berlin files for insolvency but says passengers are unaffected

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 | News

Air Berlin (branded as ‘airberlin’) has today filed for insolvency, although it says flights will “continue as planned”.

Deal of the week: Jet off this autumn with £9.99 Ryanair flights

Friday, 11 August 2017 | News

The summer holidays might still be in full swing, but you can plan ahead and get a cheap autumn getaway with Ryanair.

Funny money: Marmite most confiscated brand at airport

Tuesday, 01 August 2017 | News

Marmite is the most common branded item to be confiscated from hand luggage at London City Airport.

Driving to Europe this summer? Check your car insurance covers you

Wednesday, 19 July 2017 | News

Nearly a quarter (23%) of holidaymaking motorists that plan to drive their cars in Europe this summer admit they don’t believe they’re covered or don’t know if they are.

Government to crack down on fraudulent travel sickness claims

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 | News

The government is looking to clamp down on the number of fraudulent travel sickness claims made by British holidaymakers.

Deal of the week: Get 15% off summer stays at Travelodge

Friday, 07 July 2017 | News

Holidaymakers can get a 15% discount off Travelodge rooms this summer by using a special discount code.

Holidaymakers face rising prices due to fraudulent sickness claims

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 | News

Consumers making fraudulent sickness claims on their travel insurance are driving prices up for other holidaymakers and putting themselves at risk of jail time.

Fight for your rights: easyJet refused to refund our flights after cancer diagnosis

Monday, 05 June 2017 | Article

This article was written by Moneywise's Fight for your Rights columnist Simon Read in response to a reader’s query.

Scam watch: beware ‘too good to be true’ holiday deals

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 | News

Holidaymakers should beware fraudulent booking websites, after a 20% increase in reported cases of people being stung by scam travel sites.

Three extends free mobile roaming to 60 countries worldwide

Friday, 12 May 2017 | News

Three has added Brazil and Singapore to its ‘Feel at Home’ network, which means customers can now roam for free in 60 countries worldwide.