holidays

Found 7 posts tagged with ‘holidays’.


British holidaymakers looking for guaranteed sunshine.

Jul 28th, 2012 Posted in News | Read the full story

According to ABTA, the Travel Association two million British holidaymakers headed overseas for the first weekend of the summer holidays for the majority of English schools (20-23 July). The most popular destinations are Spain and Greece which suggests that savvy Brits are looking to take advantage of the strong Pound/Euro ...


Spike in Greek holidays due to the Euro

Spike in Greek holidays due to the Euro

Jun 28th, 2012 Posted in News | Read the full story

A combination of the coming summer and flailing Euro has led to record bookings for holidays in Greece, say Calum MacDonald, Marketing Manager at Holiday Hypermarket: "It's incredibly affordable to travel in the Eurozone at the moment, and that includes prime destinations such as Corfu, Rhodes and Crete that are ...


ITV’s Greek Odyssey series

Oct 23rd, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

Joanna Lumley’s new ITV 4-part series Greek Odyssey may prove to be an absolutely fabulous boost for Greek tourism. The series kicked off on Thursday 13 October (9pm) and Lumley will be taking us on an odyssey through history and across Greece, including spotlighting the variety of the Greek islands, ...


Latest offers for Rhodes from Olympic Holidays

Jun 29th, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

£179pp, Rhodes, 3* Self Catering, staying at the Finas Hotel in Pefkos. Flying on 13th July from Gatwick for 7 nights. More info here. £349pp, Rhodes, 4* All Inclusive, staying at the Golden Odyssey Hotel in Kolymbia. Flying on 13th July from Gatwick for 7 nights. More info here.


2011 summer holidays season bookings increase

Jan 26th, 2011 Posted in News | Read the full story

In an interview to the local newspaper "Rodiaki", the president of the Rhodes Hotels Association, Mr. Vassilis Minaidis expressed optimism regarding the upcoming summer holidays season. According to Mr. Minaidis, an increase of about 10% in hotel bookings is expected for the 2011 season.


August Bank Holiday 2010

Jul 15th, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

This year's summer bank holiday has been moved on Monday, August 30 in England and Wales and on Monday, August 2 in Scotland. Bank holidays are a public holidays in both the United Kingdom and Ireland. Although there is no automatic right to time off on these days, the majority ...


Eurobarometer tourism & traveling survey

Mar 24th, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

Some 80% of Europeans continue to travel for their holidays according to a new Eurobarometer survey on The attitudes of Europeans towards tourism 2010. Only 20% of over 30,000 randomly selected citizens were almost certain that they will not travel in 2010, which is significantly below the proportion of non-travellers ...