Archive for 'Travel'

Argh, wrong name on my flight ticket

There are many pitfalls when booking a flight online and one of the biggest traps that consumers get caught up in is when the passenger information is mistyped. I cannot tell you how many emails I receive about this travel issue. Incorrect name on flight ticket Last week, I booked a flight and mistakenly typed […]

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Argh, wrong name on my flight ticket

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Grímsvötn volcanic ash cloud updates

I am sure you will have heard on the media that Grimsvotn volcano has erupted and is causing problems for flights in Scotland with Loganair cancelling 36 flights today. Obviously, the recent media attention has had meant a number of worried airline passengers have emailed me asking for advice – please read latest updates below. […]

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Grímsvötn volcanic ash cloud updates

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Consumer question on ATOL and trading names

This evening I received an email from a consumer who has lodged an official complaint with an online travel agency and they have not responded to any of her letters and numerous telephone calls since February. Concerns over consumer protection This company has come into my radar on many occasions before and I noticed that […]

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Why are holidays for single people so expensive?

Aha, this is a question I can relate to because I go on holiday a lot on my own and I was interviewed by the BBC on this very topic. When you a book a package holiday some tour operators add on a single person supplement which can considerably increase the price of the holiday. […]

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Why are holidays for single people so expensive?

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