October 2012
Recent Blog Posts

Staying Safe in Spain - Be Aware of Hazards in Spain!

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 31, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

There are few countries in the world where you are more likely to get hurt in unusual ways as Spain. We’re not talking tripping over pavements or getting knocked down by wayward motorists but instead a whole host of bizarre ways to get hurt step out on the unsuspecting tourist meaning that perhaps, travel insurance in Spain ought to carry a higher premium!

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Spiders in Italy - Should You Be Worried?

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 29, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

Rather bizarrely it seems that in Europe at least, the further north you travel, the more dangerous the spiders are so it won’t come as any surprise to find out that Italy has a paltry TWO poisonous spiders and even their poison won’t kill you, it’s the allergic reaction to their bite that might, especially if you’re old, very young or are susceptible to anaphylactic shock from allergies.

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Spiders in Spain - Should You Be Concerned When Travelling to Spain?

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 24, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

What could be dangerous about lying on a beach under the Spanish sun, drink in hand and latest novel on your Kindle? Nothing you might suppose but take a few steps back into the undergrowth that backs the beach and a hospital trip might await you.

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Spiders in Australia - An Arachnophobe's Nightmare?

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 22, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

Eight out of the ten deadliest creatures are found in Australia but forget the jellyfish, the sharks and the snakes, it’s spiders that most visitors to Australia fear. Around the world, in developed countries it’s thought that forty per cent of the population have a fear or dislike of spiders. Combine this with the fact that Australia has potentially 10,000 species of spiders and it’s a wonder anyone visits Australia at all!

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Half Term Hell - Planning For Half Term with the Kids

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 18, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

Half term’s nearly here and parents are already thinking about what to do with the kids whilst couples are wondering where to go to avoid them. Rhino comes to the rescue with ideas on how you can fill the time with your children and on where you can go to avoid the noise and chaos they bring.

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How Safe is Travel to the Middle East?

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 18, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

With tensions rising in the Middle East, travellers are understandably concerned at the advisability of travel to many countries in the region. The question on traveller’s lips is whether there’s a risk in travelling to the countries of the Middle East and where they can keep up to date on the latest situation?

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When In France... Things You Need to Know When Traveling to France

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 18, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

France is one of the most popular destinations for English travelers as is our closest neighbour on the continent but despite the familiarity with the country there are still many foibles that travelers should be aware of. We've put together a little list of 'things you need to know' when traveling to France!

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Catered Ski Chalet or Self Catering? Which Is Best For You?

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 15, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

Going on a catered chalet ski holiday can sometimes seem a little expensive but the snow traveller will hopefully show you the many benefits of a catered holiday, and surprisingly what great value it can be. Do you normally go on a self catered ski holiday and have to arrange everything?

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MS Veendam Review

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 15, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

The MS Veendam is part of the Signature of Excellence fleet of Holland America Lines and until the end of the summer 2012 season plies the route between New York and Bermuda. From this autumn it will operate on the route from Boston to Canada before undertaking 18 and 31 day cruises to South America.

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Travel Mishaps - When Things Go Wrong on Holiday

Chloe Demaret
Posted: October 10, 2012 by Chloe Demaret | with 0 comments
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Travel writer, social media guru, Chloe keeps our readers and customers up to speed with all the car rental and travel trends on our blog. Favourite destination: Dubai.

Holidays are a fun time, a chance to go somewhere new, try something different or for many, just a chance to relax and unwind for two weeks. Whilst you might think little can go wrong, in some countries where health and safety considerations aren’t as stringent as others, just surviving your holiday in one piece can be a challenge in itself.

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