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Drivers paying much less for fuel in Europe

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UK holidaymakers driving to Europe are likely to pay significantly less at the pump this year due to the relative strength of the pound, a report has found.  Read More…

Is finding the cheapest flight a false economy?

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Travellers should be wary of using different domestic and even European airports in search of cheaper fares, as often the savings made are nominal or non-existent.  Read More…

Why it pays to turn detective with your hire car

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Hiring a car abroad? The small print can often allow car hire firms to bill your credit card for extra charges, as money journalist Sue Hayward found out to her cost. Here's Sue's savvy ways to protect yourself.  Read More…

The travel insurance that could pay for your drinks

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Travel insurance that pays the bar bill? Yes it's true. Read your policy's small print and there's likely to be many circumstances you may be covered for that you didn’t realise.

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New ATOL rules offer greater holiday protection

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Holidaymakers are set to benefit from greater protection when putting together their own travel package under changes to the Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (Atol) scheme.  Read More…

Travel insurance for pre-existing conditions

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If you have asthma, high blood pressure or heart disease you’ll understand how hard it can be to find travel insurance. But you can now compare policies that cover pre-existing medical conditions with Confused.com.  Read More…

Top 10 budget destinations

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When you’re on a tight budget, cost may have to come first, but if you book a visit to any of these destinations in 2012, you can enjoy all the sites, food and attractions the city has to offer without worrying too much about your bank balance.

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Caravan insurance: Does it cover use by family and friends?

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Holidaying in the UK is becoming the preferred choice for many looking for a cheap break. But if you have a caravan and are considering loaning it out to family and friends, make sure you don't fall foul of your insurance policy.  Read More…

How to avoid these travel disasters

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Going travelling is always exciting, but occasionally we leave ourselves open to mishaps and misfortune. So here are some cautionary tales from hapless holidaymakers, and lessons we can take from them.

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Check the small print before travelling

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There are a host of problems that can trip travellers up and turn the start of a dream holiday into a bureaucratic nightmare. Here are some of the most common issues and how to avoid them.

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