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Spring breaks for tots for under £100

Spring breaks for tots for under £100

Holidaying with toddlers can be a challenge and expensive for mums & dads or nans and granddads but Haven have designed a special break for the Under 5's to make it easier and more affordable.

Bargain ski deals at smaller, lesser-known Alpine resorts

Ski holidays need not be a financial strain this winter by opting for self-catering accommodation and heading to the lesser-known resorts of the Alps, where rates on accommodation, lift passes and ski hire are more affordable.

Generator Hostels is now open in Hamburg

Generator Hostels, Europe’s leading hostel chain, has opened the doors of its newest hostel in Hamburg, Germany, bringing the number of its locations across Europe to six.

Cheapflights declares a ‘war on gloom’

Leading airfares publisher unveils the top 25 cheap and cheerful destinations for 2012, based on price, safety, weather and ground costs.

Up to half price off top accommodation in the HostelBookers January sale

To keep everyone travelling after an expensive Christmas HostelBookers, the budget accommodation specialist, is launching its January sale with up to 50% off properties* in the most popular destinations.

Don't miss out on Haven holidays half price offer

Haven Holidays, Britains' largest operator of UK family holidays, have reduced 1000's of prices in 2012 to make your holiday or short break even more affordable.

Trendsetting travel: 2012 hot spots from Acacia Africa

Trendsetting travel: 2012 hot spots from Acacia Africa

Budget holidays will be an attractive proposition for travellers in the current economic climate, and with 2012 looming, adventure specialist Acacia Africa has pinpointed some of the trendsetting hotspots coming up on the continent.

Early birds set to swoop on 2012 park discounts

An end to nail-biting waits for last-minute holiday bargains has been signalled by a major holiday company. Park Holidays UK has decided that for 2012, early birds can peck up the best bargains.

Experience exotic climes on a budget with Acacia Africa

Experience exotic climes on a budget with Acacia Africa

Acacia Africa has an answer for adventurous souls in search of exotic climes in the economic downturn. A new “Premium Overlanding” portfolio will kick off in June 2012, the collection of tours targeted at cash strapped, discerning travellers looking to “truck it, but not rough it” on the continent.

Cheap flights bring five star fun within three star budgets

An avalanche of low cost flights to Grenoble are opening up the French Alps to a new generation of ski fans.

Ten top reasons to Britz New Zealand

Ten top reasons to Britz New Zealand

With hundreds of English rugby supporters ‘britzing’ New Zealand this month, there are plenty of good reasons for holidaymakers to take their eye off the ball and explore New Zealand in a Britz Campervan for themselves.

Hong Kong on a budget

Hong Kong on a budget

Contrary to the Post Office Travel Money Survey holidaymakers looking for a stylish-yet-affordable holiday can look East and head to Hong Kong. Hong Kong offers such a varied combination of attractions to enjoy for absolutely ridiculously low prices, if not for free.

Aruba on a budget: Top 10 money-saving tips

Aruba on a budget: Top 10 money-saving tips

Always thought that holidaying in Aruba is expensive? Not necessarily - just follow these top 10 money-saving tips.

Win a trip of a lifetime with HostelBookers

HostelBookers, the budget accommodation specialist, are now conducting their third annual travel survey following the huge success of the 2010 study.

umi hotels wins 2011 Smarta 100 award

Smarta.com and O2 have named umi hotels as a winner in the 2011 Smarta 100 awards: a collection of the UK’s savviest, enterprising, most disruptive small businesses. The budget hotel company has also been listed within the top five businesses for the special “People” award for its work with young people.