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What should travel insurance cover?

October 8, 2017 Travel League 0

You never think it’ll happen to you. Lost bags, cancelled flights, travel scams, even airlines going bust. But after a run of bad news for travellers, the odds aren’t always in our favour. Ryanair’s thousands of flight cancellations seemed bad enough, only to be followed by Monarch folding altogether, affecting hundreds of thousands of bookings. Last month, check-in […]

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10 days in France, part II: the South of Brittany

October 7, 2017 Travel League 0

Hullo there! I’m back again with more stories about my fantastic road trip through the west of France, more precisely Brittany. You see, Brittany seems to be so large that a drive from the north of Brittany to its south lets the temperature rise for about 10 degrees (Celsius). Not kidding! From the beginning: We started early Monday […]

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67% of UK tourists fear ‘Robot’ security checks

October 7, 2017 Travel League 0

It’s one of the most important, albeit least enjoyable aspects of the holiday experience, but according to the Future of Travel survey commissioned by global travel deals publisher Travelzoo, 51% of UK tourists predict customer-facing security checks at airports and hotels will soon be in the hands of technology such as robots, artificial intelligence and data-processing machines. However, […]

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Travel and live like a local

October 7, 2017 Travel League 0

When we travel around on a holiday, we tend to enjoy it visiting the local tourist attractions, accommodating at trusted hotels and eating at recommended restaurants. But most of the times we don’t get those experiences of the city like the locals do. We are tourists or visitors who cannot feel the way a native would. But we […]