The Holiday Truths Blog


The Thomson Dreamliner advert brings back all the memories of holidays in the dim and distant past. At a time when internet was where my tennis serve ended up , travel was more of a step into the unknown than it is now. You visited the travel agents and took back a huge selection of […]

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So Christmas is over, the decorations are down, you have probably eaten and drunk too much and now it’s time to go back to work and start thinking about where you are heading on holiday this year. How much easier would that planning be if you could be sat in your favourite chair, in front […]

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  Been anywhere this year that you haven’t written a review for yet? Overseas, by the sea or even down the road, we want your reviews. Here at Holiday Truths we are giving away a Brand New 5th Generation iPod Touch by Apple’s (PRODUCT) RED.  We will choose one lucky winner to receive the iPod […]

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With the school holidays over and autumn approaching, a driving holiday in Europe is well worth considering. Roads are less busy while hotels and restaurants are keen to welcome travellers as families return to the humdrum of their day-to-day lives. The sun is also still shining, particularly in southern Europe, while the changing colours of […]

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It’s been a long time coming but it seems easyJet is beginning to realise that putting the customer first is good business sense. The airline has long been considered more friendly than its nearest competitor, Ryanair, and it seems its latest decision to allocate all seats prior to boarding is the next step. So from […]

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I’m not sure what it’s like these days but when I was young going travelling was a rite of passage. Whether it was before university, after university, a replacement for university, after a few months doing some terrible job or simply to avoid getting a job, disappearing off to a country where you could live […]

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We all know it’s cheaper to fly on some days of the week as opposed to others so it’s good to see some full-blown research on the matter. Following analysis of 1,174 flights in September on sale during August, the consumer watchdog Which? has revealed Tuesday is the cheapest day of the week to fly […]

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With the world wondering if Brad and Angelina are about to get married in a French chateau, now seems like a good time to look at overseas weddings. Despite the recession, or because of it, weddings have been one of the few growth sectors in the travel industry over the last few years as they […]

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While we might not be used to the government doing much for us, it looks like things are going to change for the good on one front at least. A new consultation is seeking to tackle excessive charges in the travel industry, from outlawing 0871-style premium numbers to outlawing opt-out boxes which automatically sign you up […]

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Just because you’re pregnant, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to enjoy a holiday overseas. However, if you’re planning on flying to your destination, there are a number of points you need to be aware of. First and foremost, always consult your midwife or GP as soon as possible and let them know all the […]

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