May 2013
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English Traditions - Weird and Wonderful

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 30, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

As the annual cheese rolling competition at Coopers Hill in Gloucestershire came to a conclusion, police reiterated their concerns, as they have done for the last four years, over the safety of the event.

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Schedule Padding - An Airline Trick to Keep Travellers Happy

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 29, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

How much of what you see or read is true? If the adage ‘There are lies, damned lies and statistics’ is to be believed then not much really.

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Ryanair Plan World Domination - Well Europe at Least!

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 22, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

News announced today from Ryanair has declared their intention to operate 20% of European short haul flights by the year 2018. Whilst this is perfectly feasible given that other low cost flyers are cutting back on their routes, leaving the way open for Ryanair to take over their routes and do what they do best; offer a low cost yet profitable air service, there’s some tongue-in-cheek concern that Ryanair may be thinking about taking over the world.

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Green Beaches? Study Shows We Love Environmentally Aware Beaches

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 20, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

What colour do you prefer your beach? Most people you’d think would say white or golden yellow but a trial in Cyprus has discovered that an increasing number of you sun lovers prefer it green, so says the results of an interesting study carried out last summer at two of the island’s most popular beaches which has just been released in Cyprus.

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Do You Send Postcards? - The End of the Postcard

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 17, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

Stroll down any seafront or tourist area of any of the UK’s or Europe’s holiday resorts and you can guarantee you’ll see a stand of postcards on sale but the days of this holiday essential could well be numbered if the latest survey from Skyscanner is to be believed.

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The Future of Heathrow Airport

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 16, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

London’s mayoral office headed by the whimsical and often controversial Mayor, Boris Johnson has waded in to the discussions over the future of London’s Heathrow Airport as the UK’s main transport hub.

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Future of Air Travel - What Does 2050 Hold?

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 08, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

Airbus have recently issued an impressive document telling what they think will be the future of air travel in the year 2050. Part of it seems pure fantasy, some of it unnecessary whilst other aspects of their perceived future make very good sense.

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Rugby 2015 World Cup - Travel Plans and Car Hire

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 07, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

It may not have the kudos of the FIFA World Cup in football or the Olympics but sandwiched between the next two of those events is the Rugby World Cup in 2015.

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Orthodox Easter - Why Different to the Western Church?

Phil Partridge
Posted: May 01, 2013 by Phil Partridge | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, car rental guru, Phil has rented cars all over the world and shares his knowledge and experience on the Rhinocarhire.com Blog. Favourite country to visit: France.

Travellers to any Orthodox country this week will be surprised to see that preparations for Easter are in full swing. Whilst back at home Easter with its Easter eggs, hot cross buns and newly born chicks is now a distant memory, countries like Cyprus, Greece, the Balkan states, Russia and others are counting down the days to the big event.

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