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Why Tuesday is best day to book holiday

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Spend the weekend researching your next trip but when it comes to booking hold off until Tuesday morning to save money. We explain why.

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Samoan airline first to charge passengers by weight

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Samoa Air has become the first carrier to charge passengers by the pound. Writer Chris Torney looks at whether this policy could catch on in Europe.

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Seven travel booking traps to avoid

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The OFT has issued a warning about misleading practices holiday companies use to trick travellers into spending more cash. Money journalist Neil Faulkner highlights the traps to look out for.

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Blog: Do you support an airline 'fat tax'?

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Should airlines charge passengers by weight? A Norwegian economist has published a paper saying yes! But writer Chris Torney says a fat tax won't take off.

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Why wouldn’t you take out travel insurance?

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More and more holidaymakers are failing to take out travel insurance. But why wouldn’t someone take out cover?

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Europe wants new limits on compensation for flight delays

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The European Commission has announced changes to air passenger rights which could make it harder to claim compensation for delays.

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Are all-inclusive holidays value for money?

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All-inclusive holidays have previously been available for long haul trips like Mexico and the Caribbean but are now becoming popular for short haul trips as Turkey and Spain. So can these deals save you money?

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Older travellers put at risk by lack of cover

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Thousands of older travellers risk incurring huge medical bills abroad due to lack of insurance, the government has warned.

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Top romantic travel destinations

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Looking to impress your partner by whisking them away this Valentine’s Day? Travel experts at Teletext Holidays give us their top tips for booking a romantic break.

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Top 10 skiing and snowboarding fails on YouTube

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Skiing holidays are very popular at this time of year as are the wipe-outs that go hand in hand with winter sports, which is why we've put together the best skiing and snowboarding fails on YouTube.

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