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Travel resources, travel agents, travel possibilities...

Thomson *

Thomas Cook *
Welcome Back - We've Missed You!!

Jet 2 Holidays *

Priceline *

Opodo *
The flight-booking search engine

Portland *
94% of customers last year said their holiday was good/excellent!

DFDS Seaways *

Sovereign Holidays *

Virgin Holidays *

Butlins *
Butlins offer families and adults a variety of holidays and weekend breaks, packed full of entertainment all year round.

Pontins *
One of the UK's most respected brands, Pontins has been providing holidays to families for over 60 years

Airtours *

Panorama *

aspro Holidays *

Park Resorts *

Eurocamp *

STA Travel USA *
Same helpful people, but this time based in the USA

Lonely Planet *
Travel guides to a great many places around the world, written by people who have travelled to the places!

Airfares Basement *
The 3 Click Flight Search.

Cruise Direct *

Rail Europe *
For Americans visiting Europe

Rail Europe - UK *
For Brits visiting Europe

Norwich Union *
Annual Travel Insurance

Norwich Union *
Single Travel Insurance

Post Office *
Travel Insurance

Post Office *
Foreign Currency

Foreign Currency Exchange

Going Places *
One of the UK’s leading high street travel agents with great value package holidays and flights direct from established and well-respected tour operators including Airtours, Aspro, Escapades, Manos and Panorama. Special discounts for customer who book online.

Hoseasons *

Ski Horizon *

Qjump *
Online train tickets, train timetables, and booking information

Bookable Holidays *

Your Golf Travel *

London Travel Pass *
Free entry to 50 of London's premier attractions, free transport on buses, tubes and trains, unlimited Internet access, free telephone calls, etc.

New York Travel Pass *
Admission to 40 of New York City's top attractions, Line-skipping privileges at select attractions, full-color guidebook, special discounts, and more.

The Big Bus *
Sightseeing tours of London, Philadelphia, and Dubai.

Go Boston Card *
All-inclusive ticket to Boston's top attractions, unlimited sightseeing with free admission to 31 attractions, over $1000 in value and savings at shops and restaurants, free gifts at select attractions and a 132 page full-color pocket guidebook to the city. Trolley pass, whale watch, historic sites, museum admissions, excursions.

Go Orlando Card *
The same idea as above, however this time the focus is on Orlando, Florida. If you are planning to take the family to this region you cannot afford to miss this page as it will save you dollars!!

Go San Francisco Card *
This time it's a pass to the magnificent city of San Francisco, where you can view such historical sites as The Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. Alternatively, you could always spend your days on the wonderful trams!

Grand Canyon Tour Company *

Expedia.co.uk *

Yatra Online *

Permacharts *

Avro *

Bluestone *

Superbreak *

Cresta Holidays *

Ferry Savers *

Volunteer Travel *

Despegar.com * - in Spanish

Cosmos Holidays *

Keycamp Holidays *

Insure and Go * Travel Insurance

"Europe's leading online retail travel agent with millions of discounted flights, hotels, holidays and car hire".

LastMinute.com *

ABC Holiday Extras *

Hoteles * in Spain / en España

RIU Hotels and Resorts *

National Express *
Famous UK Bus Company, The National Express: "National Express’ scheduled coach network offers easily the best value way to travel throughout the UK, to airports and into Europe"

Warner Holidays *
Holidays for Adults Only

P&O Dover to Calais Ferry *
PLUS: Portsmouth to Bilbao, Portsmouth to Cherbourg, Portsmouth to Le Havre, Portsmouth to Caen, Hull to Rotterdam and Hull to Zeebrugge.

Airline Network *

Travelcare * ... now called Co-operative Travel *

Cosmos Tourama *

Ferry Cheap *

The Orient Express *


Monarch Holidays *

Kuoni *

Cruises Only *

Travelsphere *

Olympic Holidays *

Travelodge *

Sandals.com *

James Villas *

Rafael Hoteles *
Rafael Hotels or Rafael Hoteles is a Spanish hotel chain offering modern city centre hotels.

Hayes and Jarvis *

9 Flats *

Broadway Travel *

Interhome *

Sprice UK *

City Sights NY *

Peltours *

Olive Tree Villas
For Spanish Holiday Villas ... Golf holidays with Olive Tree Villas in Costa Blanca Spain!

Jet 2 Flights *

Shearings Holidays *

Premier Holidays *

Haven Holidays *
Haven Holidays offer the ultimate UK family holiday experience, with 21 fun packed Parks offering a wide choice of Holidays and Short Breaks in some of your favourite locations, throughout England, Scotland and Wales. A Haven family holiday is never far away, you can find a Park at the finest seaside locations from Scotland right through to the South Coast.

Siblu *
"25 years of experience arranging successful family holidays has made Haven Europe the first choice for thousands of holidaymakers. As the only UK company to own and operate 8 of its parcs and with more than 30 welcoming locations across France, Spain and Italy, we know that you won't find better". - previously known as Haven Europe

Manos Holidays *

Snow Jet *

Airfare *

Great Late Deals *

Vacansoleil *

Direct Holidays *

On The Beach *

Major Cruise *

Exotissimo UK *

Hostel World *

Holiday Shed *

Wazzamba *

Discount London *

Millionaire Holidays *

Style Holidays *

Select Camp *

Accor Hotels *

Cruise.co.uk *

Helpful Holidays *

Priceline.co.uk *

Lopesan *

The Coach Holiday *

Holiday Mate *

Celtic Manor Resort *

Quick Rooms *

Blue Chip Vacations *

Isango *

Fresh Holidays *

Swiss International Airlines *

Holiday City Superstore *

Octopus Travel *

Chalet.nu *

Glamoo *

FDR Resorts *

La Manga Club Resort: Spain *

Sandos Hotels and Resorts *

Balkan Holidays *

Coast and Country Cottages *

Bowhills *

Provence Holiday Homes *

Extra Mile Travel *

Crystal Travel *

Home Exchange *

Barceló Hotels and Resorts *

118 Travel *

Evan Evans Tours *

Pure Holiday Homes *

Cofman UK *

Viventura USA *

Catered Ski Chalets *

Traveloclick *

Great British Heritage Pass *

Sirenis Hotels and Resorts *

Sandals *

Thomson Al Fresco *

Bungalow.net *

Costa Blanca Holiday Homes *

My Vacation Experts *

City Experts NY *

Mallorca Holiday Homes *

S-Cape *

Jolly Rentals *

Click Transfers *

Hoburne Holiday Parks *

Disneyland Paris *

Co-op Travel Shop

Bali travel and resources

Viva Travel Ltd *

Mar Hotels *

Directline Holidays *

French Riviera Holiday Homes *

Voyager Travel Direct *

Context Travel *

Tent Holidays *

Costa Brava Holiday Homes *

Mackays Agency *

Majestic Resorts *

Vacaza *

East Midlands Trains *

Sicily Holiday Homes *

Movenpick Hotels and Resorts *

French self catering cottages.

Hoagy's Latin America Travel Site
Comprehensive, independent, one of the best Latin America travel sites on the web. - was http://www.latamtourism.com - looks like it's been hijacked by cybersquatters

Nordic Visitor *

Direct Traveller *

Club Med *

International Sim *

Golden Tours *

The Sun Care Shop *

Domus Selecta *

Dedeman Hotels and Resorts *

Malta Direct *

Soleara *

Flybe *

Irish Ferries *

Lakes Cottage Holidays *

Intrepid Travel *

Suntrax *

Unwind Worldwide *

Residence Royale *

City and Show *

Rickshaw Travel *

Gusto Camp *

Ferienpark Grafschaft Bentheim *

iJourneys *

Tuscany Holiday Homes *

Total Stay *

Cruise Deals *

Dunas Hotels and Resorts EU *

Activity Breaks *

B-Europe *

Cottage Holiday Group *

Holiday Lets *

Resortime *

Oaks Hotels and Resorts *

The Cruise Specialists *

Iberostar UK *

Home Away UK *

Sandaya *

Snowtrax *

Hotels Click *

Jayakarta Hotels and Resorts *

Princess Hotels and Resorts *

Blue Bay EU *

Gray Line New York *

Barrhead Travel *

Reserve Apartments *

City Discovery *

IFA Hotels and Resorts *

Cheapoair *

Whistler Horizons *

Berjaya Hotels and Resorts *

Time Away Villas *

Eurolines *

Urban Adventures *

Ski Weekends *

G Adventures *

Condor *

Mamaison *

easyJet Holidays *

Abad Hotels and Resorts *

Mercury Direct *

Anantara *

LOT Airlines *

Book Me 2 *

Book Direct Rooms *

Be Live Hotels *

Lopesan EN *

Flightline *

Holiday Velvet *

Sunweb Holidays *

Hotel Pronto *

Sinclairs Hotels and Resorts *

Get A Room *

Top Rooms *

Golden Tours UK *

A1 Travel *

Onyx Hospitality Group *

First Transpenine Express *

The Long Haul Traveller *

Vacation Home Rentals *

Viking Airlines *

Canadian Affair *

Tours and Co Associates *


Occidental Hotels *

Travel Pack *

Sky Tours US *

Best Of Orlando *

Home For Exchange *

Conciergerie *

Useeka *

Park Holidays *
Another useful Family Holidays contact in the UK

Hotel Club *

Best Of Vegas *

Travel Wasp *

Rainforest Expeditions *

Luxury Link *

Preferred Hotel Group *

China Travel Depot *

Emirates USA *

Bedandbreakfast.com *

Blue Sea Holidays *

Forest Holidays *

Unirider *

Aqua Resorts *

Berlin Pass UK *

Undercover Tourist *

Parkdean Holidays *

Hoteles Catalonia *

Sandos Hotels and Resorts EU *

Discount Hotel Reservations *

Sunuva *


Way To Stay *

Gatwick Express *

Great Little Breaks *

Magic Costa Blanca *

Low Cost Cruising *

South West Trains *

Zuji Australia *

Bahia Principe Hotels and Resorts *

Villa Select *

Happy Journey *

Search Travel Online *

St Michel Hotels *

Banff Horizons *

Alpha Rooms *

Rent My Cottage

Spain Save *

Xcape With Us *

Easy Cottages

Dunas Hotels and Resorts *

N H Hotels *

Trip Box *

My Creative Tours *

Sun Isle Holidays *

Akbar Travels Online *

Dales Holiday Cottages *

Trusted Tours and Attractions *

Spa Finder *

eHotel *

Otel *

Iberostar *

Pestana Hotels and Resorts *

Farm and Cottage Holidays *

Imagine Ireland *

Travelspec *

Henoo *

Sunny Rentals UK *

Best Of New York *

Aitken Spence Hotels *

Vik Hotels EU *

Contiki *

Hotels Viva *

Adventure Avenue *

Pierre and Vacances UK *

Golf Motion *

Radical Travel *

Imaginative Traveller *

Visit Menorca *

Haka Tours *

Nortlander Ski Tours *

Barcelo Hotels and Resorts EU *

GC Flight *

Map Easy *

Spanair *

Hotetur EU *

Stanfords *

Brussels Airline *

Flexible Trips *

Apple Vacations *

Villas To Go *

Break Free Holidays *

Responsible Travel *

Trip Cruises USA *

Santika Indonesia Hotels and Resorts *

Very Cheap Holidays *

Holiday Nights *

Belvilla *

Great Railway Journeys *

Travel Guru *

Megabus *

Habtoor Hotels *

Amari *

Vik Hotels *

RIU Hotels and Resorts EU *

Travelocity *

Holiday France Direct *

You Stylish Apartments *

Carnival Cruises *
the Fun Ships

Next 6 Weeks * ()

Passport INsecurity - the problem of passports being easy to copy ... and how to thwart this!

www.sun-sand-sea.com Tourism reservation network in China (includes Chinese, Japanese, and English versions) - now seems to have been hijacked by cybersquatters

Cheap Holidays 123.co.uk - "Offers huge selection of last minute bargain holidays and cheap flights" (was http://www.cheap-holidays-123.co.uk)

Travel Romp TravelRomp.com - Cheap Hotels, Car Rentals, and Flights Description: Online reservation site featuring discount rates to thousands of hotels, cheap car rentals, and discount flights.

TravelWorldServices.com - Pennsylvania/Washington-DC/Virginia/Maryland/ North Carolina/Texas: for low fare and cheap air tickets to India, Europe, Asia, Africa and Middle East. - was http://www.travelworldservices.com

Kenai Outfitters Alaska Salmon Fishing

Senggigi Lombok, Indonesia - Rinjani trekking Expeditions

Gobi Expeditions / Travel to Mongolia
Adventure travel company based in capital of Mongolia - Ulaanbaatar. We offer a wide range of activities throughout the country: Adventure Journeys to Mongolia and Beyond for Individuals and small Groups, NAADAM Festival-wrestling/archery/horsemanship, Horse/Camel Riding, Jeep Safari/Desert Expeditions, Trans-Mongolian Express, Tribal Mongolia, Eagle Festival, History & Culture, Craft, Wildlife Conservation and much more.

Bhutan Tours and Travels

Money Corp

Not Just Travel

Hainan Island - Offers online reservations, maps and information on Hainan island, China - was www.hainan-island.net

Delta Vacations * - Las Vegas, Golf

Travel Gem was www.travelgem.co.uk - Future Travel

Web prices on the Highstreet

Bonanza 0800 4588191 (was http://www.keybonanza.co.uk)

Le Passage to India.com - "Le Passage to India offering India tours is an online travel agency in India. One of the best travel agents in India providing India tours travel packages like customized tours to India, incentive tours, and other travel services like online hotel bookings in India"

Horse-riding Holidays

First Resort Holidays UK
"The site has a wealth of information on every facet of travel and booking holidays. It also contains information on last minute deals, destination guides, air travel. First Resort Holidays UK offers Holidays, late deals, cheap flights. We have commercial deals with the tour operators i.e. Airtours, JMC, First Choice"
(was http://www.cheap-holidays-thefirstresort.com )

ByT Argentina
Accommodation and Travel Services in Argentina: ByT Argentina offers accommodation and travel services. Find information on furnished apartments, host families, hotels, apart hotels, university residences and more. Among the travel services you will also find information on car rental, tango shows and trips to main destinations in Argentina such as Iguazú fall, Bariloche, Valdes Peninsula, Perito Moreno Glacier and Ushuaia.

Real Holiday Reports.com

Magical India - was http://www.magical-india.com/
"Indian travel agency and travel agent India offering India tour packages, hotel reservations, north India tour, south India tour, Rajasthan tours and wildlife tour to India".
- see India

Orlando Info

Rent Car Buenos Aires Argentina
Car rentals in Buenos Aires: "Rent a car Buenos Aires is a car rental agency with offices in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina. We give personalized car renting services to our customers and offer exceptional car rental prices"

Holiday 2 Holiday.co.uk

Clik Vacations *

Late Rooms *

Peru tour operating specialist Peru4U for your Peru vacation, travel to Peru and Peru information. - "Peru tour operating specialist Peru4U helps individuals, couples and groups to enjoy their Peru vacation and organizes their travel to Peru. Tailor made Peru tours at prices comparable to standard. Peru information".

Butlins Caravans at Skegness - also see Butlins


www.totallysortedsports.co.uk - Activity Adventure Holidays in Spain

Do Something Different *

LastMinute.com *

Pack Your Bags *

Hotels.com UK *

Essentials 4 Travel *

Snow Rental *

Travel Horizon *

The following are Dead Links and form an ossuary. It's a list of places whose affiliate program has gone:

Skydeals *

Weststar *
Weststar Holiday Parks - family holidays in Cornwall and Dorset

Lunn Poly *

easy Cruise *

British Airways Holidays *

Sea France *

STA Travel UK *
Very helpful people who know what they're doing about travel and can plan the details around your needs.

My Travel *

escapades *

Sterling Airlines *

Neilson Active Holidays *

Hotwire *

Cottage Selection * - Cottage holiday specialists - was http://www.dgm2.com/m/cottages/t.asp?A=1597&I=1101 - new link code required?!

Citalia *

Sapphire Villas *

Camping Life *

The OAG Flight Disc - OAG is a global travel and transport information company

Key Transfers *

SunShine *

Airflights Direct * (awin)

4Vacations.com *
4Vacations.com try to make it as easy as possible for you to find and purchase the travel packages you desire at what they say is "the best prices available"

Excel Air *
one of the UK's fastest growing airlines flying to over 50 destinations

Fresh Weekends *

Wegolo EU *

The Currency People *

The Villa Collection *

Crystal Holidays *

Condor Ferries *

Leisure Direction *

Alps Week (awin) *
Active holidays in the French Alps. Tour operator based locally specialised in organisation of packaged holiday including accommodation in hôtels, apartments or chalets, and summer or winter outdoor activities. Flaine, Samoëns, Morzine, Avoriaz skiing holidays

First Choice *

FirstChoice.co.uk *

Flight.co.uk *

Book Airline Tickets *

Eurostar Citybreaks *
From the UK to Paris, Brugge, Brussels, Euro DisneyLand, Lille and more.

Miles4Sale *
Where you can buy additional Frequent Flyer miles!

British Holidays * (dgm pro)
British Holidays offer everything you need for a perfect family holiday with 19 award-winning family Holiday Parks located in some of the UK’s favourite holiday spots... superb swimming complexes, sports & leisure facilities, bars and aquabars, foodworks, shops and much more. With amazing holiday deals on offer, families can experience a full range of Short Breaks and family holidays in England, Scotland and Wales at truly un-missable prices!

Magellan's International Travel *

Holiday Bargains Travel *

Tripp *

DGM Travel Maps * - for choosing your British holiday with a map on which you can see where the resorts are!

Villa Parade *

Wegolo *

Authentic Italy *

Hotetur *

Beach Collection *

TravelCov * - Travel Insurance Specialists (awin)

Splendia *

Holiday Options *

Airtrack *

Grand Canyon Tour and Travel *

50 Connect.co.uk * (Cruises for the over 50s)

Freedom Flights *

Ocean Village Holidays *

Low Deposit Holidays *

Disney Holidays *

Euro Destinations Ltd * ()
"The one stop European travel site that specialise in Eurostar holidays to Paris, Brussels, Lille, Bruges and the French Regions. We are Eurostar's fastest growing tour operator, mostly due to the fact that we offer the most competitive deals on the market through our lower cost base from not paying agents commission and without the associated brochure publishing costs. We offer added value breaks incorporating theatres, concerts and shows, museum and metro passes, as well as certain sporting events".

Swag Mail *
Spam-free travel email for backpackers

BizTravel *

Inbound travel and tourism for the beautiful Maldives.

U Look U Book *

BizTravelClub *

Living Holidays *

Cheap Flight Seats *

Holidays In Spain *

Speed Breaks *

Truphone Local Anywhere *

Skoosh *

Meon Villas *

Low Cost Packages *

Paris-Shuttle *

Direct Holidays Ireland *

Resort Hoppa *

Island Cruises *

Book Amsterdam Apartments *

PortAventura Holidays *

Grupo Playa Sol Ibiza *

Travel City Direct *

Med Life Hotels *

Squeeze Holidays *

IXeo *

Driveline Golf *

Libra Holidays *

Blue Bay *

Ski Republic *

Seasons Holidays - Vegas *

Holiday.co.uk *

Panorama Ireland *

Splendia USA *

Passengers Only USA *

World on a Plate *
Worldonaplate.com is the complete online travel service. We dish up holidays, airfares, car hire and hotels.

BUPA International *

Personal Porter *

Midas Hotels *

The Travel Market *

Voyage Prive *

Mac Hotels *

iKobo *

You Travel *

Mosaic Holidays *

African Safari Club *

Monster Travel *

Blau Hotels and Resorts *

Millennium Hotels and Resorts *

Speed Ferries *

National Express Dot 2 Dot *

Ready To Leave *
Gadgets and the like for outdoor types. Best to be resourceful, there is a backup second page at
Ready to Leave 2

Orlando Universal *

Go America *

Shade Station *

T24 Black Card *

AUS Travel *

Great 4 Hotels *

Cyprus Charter
Charter a Boat in Cyprus

The preceding is a list of places whose affiliate program has gone

Aspire Lifestyle Holidays.com

Into France

Holiday Discount Centre
We would like to have an affiliate program with this place!

Senses Holiday

Travel City - was www.travelcity.co.uk - see Travel City instead!

Late Escapes - Holiday auction site! - was http://www.lateescapes.com

Tours to India - "We offer Indian holidays to our valued guest at best price for all season. SP Holidays make your holidays in India a memorable and unforgettable one. So come and be a part of Indian Holidays. Get best India holidays deals here".

Taj Mahal Tour - "Best way to get Agra to see Taj Mahal is by luxury train Shatabdi. Enjoy every bit of it by visiting world's most beautiful and famous building Taj Mahal. You will be provided tours to Fatehpur Sikri and Agra Fort also".

Kerala Tour Operators - "Kerala tour operators offer various Kerala tour packages to the mist spotted hill stations, Wildlife sanctuaries with variety of birds and other animals in their natural habitat, resplendent beaches and thrilling backwaters cruise".

Bargain Holidays - http://www.bargainholidays.com - just links to LastMinute.com

DESCRIPTION : Providing Bali hotel, Bali
accommodation, Bali Travel, Bali holiday information
and Bali forum. Also see
Bali - apparently gone!

Direct Holidays

Late Deals

GAP Adventure Travel and Eco-Tours
Small group grass roots adventure travel & eco tours. 600 itineraries, 100 countries. Memories to last a lifetime!
- was http://www.gapadventures.com

Teletext Holidays

The First Resort

Costa del Sol info - Costa del sol is located in Spain, Andalusia, and is considered the leading European tourist resort with its 320 sun days/year - was www.costadelsolinfo.net

World of Travel

www.hollyguide.de - gone

www.mytenerifeholidayvilla.co.uk (gone)

Let's Go Argentina - with a .ar or not?
LetsGoArgentina offers in Argentina: furnished apartments, host families, hotels, hostels, apart hotels, university residences, bed & breakfast and more. We also organise trips to Iguazu, Bariloche, Ushuaia, Tango, Perito Moreno Glacier. Please visit us or pass by our office.
- was http://www.letsgoargentina.com.ar

Nova International Services

Accommodation should be checked in advance. See Good and Bad practices in hotels

In the UK, many travel companies are signed up to ABTA who are supposed to govern good practice.

Advice when travelling with a computer: How to Safeguard your Data While on Vacation - The perils of the "working holiday" explained and covered in advance of the expedition!

Map of EuropeIf you live in the UK but travel internationally, it's worth considering the benefits of having foreign currency accounts in US Dollars and Euros rather than paying the "tourist rate" on your currency exchange rates and currency transfers. A place of interest for this is Citibank International, where you can get your currency accounts set up in advance.

If you live in the UK but travel internationally, it's worth considering the benefits of having foreign currency accounts in US Dollars and Euros rather than paying the "tourist rate" on your currency exchange rates and currency transfers. A place of interest for this is Citibank International, where you can get your currency accounts set up in advance.

Picture: Idyllic Holiday Beach Scene

I believe there is currently (2006) a business opportunity for some travel companies to set up offering Flights avoiding the USA especially the unnecessary inconvenience involved in Transit of the United States, where you're not visiting the place but they still put you through immigration and unreasonable security.

Also see in Britain: Places in Europe you can visit without getting on a Plane

* = we have an affiliate scheme there

Creative commons free MAPS copied with permission from Free World Maps.net, whose link is also featured at the page of MAPS