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Travel news contributor and beach holiday enthusiast. Get in touch at james.barnett@thomascookonline.com

Best Beach Bars in Europe you will love to visit!

There’s nothing quite like sipping a couple of colds ones on holiday, getting a tan while you admire the awesome views around you.  Fortunately, the best beach bars in Europe are only a short flight time away from the UK.  It’s easy to swap your local beer garden for a cool bar by the beach.

By |June 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Summer 2017 – Where’s best to go for your holiday?

Summer 2017 is just around the corner and you’re probably thinking where’s best to go on holiday this summer? To help you decide, I’ve selected my top five destinations for a great escape from the predictably dull British summer. If you choose to head to one of these for your summer holiday, share your favourite

By |May 10th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eight reasons to visit Cape Verde this summer

If you’re looking for sun, sea and sand somewhere a little different, but not too far from the UK, then why not try Cape Verde? It has year round sunshine, a vibrant West African culture and plenty of fun things to do and see. Here are my top eight reasons to visit Cape Verde this

By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Grab your passpawts, Airtours Petsetters is here!

You, our customers, constantly tell us how much you love and enjoy your holidays; from the moment you kick back on the plane up until you brush the very last grains of sand from your shoes. But there was one big thing you don’t like – and it comes up time and time again. So

By |March 31st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

11 fun facts you probably didn’t know about Tenerife

Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands and is blessed with year-round sunshine and incredible beaches. It’s a popular destination for sun-seeking Brits, but do you know all there is to know about this holiday hotspot? Here are 11 of my favourite fun facts you probably didn't know about Tenerife. 1. Friday 13th isn’t

By |March 10th, 2017|Categories: Deals|0 Comments

Why are we wasting a week of holiday every year?

Come January, many of us start planning well-earned breaks, trips away and cheeky long weekends. There’s no doubt we all love a day off. But, we’ve discovered that us Brits just aren’t using our annual leave days effectively; in fact, we’re wasting them. Shockingly, we’ve found that 40% of workers in the UK won’t have

By |March 1st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Most Instagrammable Holiday Locations

Bumping up your likes on Instagram is easy on holiday. There are so many things to snap on your travels, like sun-kissed beaches, new cultural experiences and loads of scenic spots. I’ve collected the ten most Instagrammable holiday locations and the reasons why you’ll love them. Don’t forget to share your best photos with us

By |February 20th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Valentines Day: 12 sexy beach destinations

Make a wild gesture this Valentine’s Day.  Sweep your partner away to a sun-kissed beach for a romantic getaway.  You won’t regret swapping your knitted jumper for your swim shorts, plus you’ll get that much needed time together. I’ve found 12 of the sexiest beach destinations you should consider for a Valentines holiday. Just click

By |February 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Beach Therapy: Why Goa is the Answer!

Goa might not be the first destination that springs to mind for a beach holiday, but it should be. Goa boasts many incredible beaches that offer everything from peace and quiet to parties and adventure. Each of its stretches of sands has something unique to cater for all you beach therapy needs. Here are my

By |February 1st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Four must-see film destinations around the world

Do you ever watch a film and wish you were there in person? It’s easy for the mind to wander when the world’s most stunning destinations are live on your living room TV. Luckily, many of them are only a short flight away from the UK, so you can visit them on your next holiday.

By |January 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments