February 2013
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Extreme Sports Abroad - Staying Safe on Holiday

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 26, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

The tragic news today that two Britons were amongst the nineteen who have died in a horrific hot air balloon accident in Egypt has raised questions again about the safety of what could be considered extreme sports abroad.

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Visit Britain - Everyone Else Does!

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 21, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

Latest figures from Visit Britain, the former UK Tourist Board, show that last year was a record year for receipts from overseas visitors to the UK and they expect that 2013 will be better still with arrivals attracted by the afterglow of the Diamond Jubilee and the 2012 Olympics. Not only that, but there are a number of important anniversaries in 2013 including the 60th anniversary of the Queen’s coronation and the 200th anniversary of the publication of Pride and Prejudice.

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Holiday Sickness - How to Avoid Getting ill on Holiday

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 18, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

A recent report in the news highlighted how important it is to take food and water hygiene seriously when travelling.

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Bugatti Veyron

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 14, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

The Bugatti Veyron is a car of superlatives. It’s the world’s fastest roadworthy production car and the world’s most expensive. It has the fastest acceleration of any production car and you have to be seriously rich to own one and afford to keep it.

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Travel In Spain - Plane V's Train

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 13, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

Spain’s high speed train system, otherwise known as AVE, has recently completed its link with Figueras on the French border meaning that it’s possible to travel now from Malaga in the south of the country to the French border completely using the high speed train network.

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Concourse A at Dubai International Airport for Emirates Airlines

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 11, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

The long awaited opening of Concourse A at Dubai International Airport has been concluded at the end of a five week phasing in of the facility. Exclusively dedicated to Emirates Airlines, the concourse was designed specifically for the Airbus A380, further enhancing the prospects for the aircraft at the end of a week which saw further delays in the rehabilitation of Boeing’s competing craft, the 787 Dreamliner.

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Don't Get Caught Speeding on Holiday - Know The Speed Limits

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 05, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

One of the commonest reasons for encountering the police on a summer holiday isn’t as you might expect, reporting something lost or stolen but actually being stopped for speeding.

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Airline Passenger Numbers Increase in 2012

Kellie Hodge
Posted: February 04, 2013 by Kellie Hodge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, customer service guru, Kellie knows the ins and outs of car rental and always happy to share her knowledge on our blog. Favourite country to visit: Spain.

You might expect global passenger numbers to fall in these tough economic times but the latest news from IATA shows a surprising continuation in the trend for passenger air traffic to grow.  2012 showed a growth of 5.3% on 2011, down a fraction on the 5.9% growth seen in 2011.

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