Unexpected charges continue to frustrate car hire customers

Damning new research shows that car hire customers are continuing to face unexpected charges related to their rentals.

How to take the best holiday photos

If you are about to embark on the holiday of a lifetime, you will probably be planning on taking a few snaps to show friends and family upon your return...

Ultimate road trips – Route 66, USA

A road trip promising unforgettable experiences, dramatic scenery and a chance to discover many new places...

Hiring a car in Europe? Do you have the paperwork completed?

If you’re planning a trip to Europe in the coming months and intend to drive or hire a car, you’ll need to be prepared...

Holidaying With a Home on Wheels

Not only does a motorhome or campervan holiday provide flexibility to travel where and when you like, but it also opens up a world of possibilities even when travelling on a budget...

Alicante Car Hire and Travel Guide

A guide to the many attractions and things to do in Alicante, Costa Blanca. This guide will equip you with lots of tips to take with you on your travels. From touchdown at Alicante Airport to renting your hire car to your first trip into the Old Town, we have it covered.

How van hire is cost-effective for businesses

For many businesses that are just starting out, funds can be tight and it can be tough to know what money really should be spent on...

The definitive car hire checklist

By checking the vehicle and paperwork thoroughly, you can protect yourself from unscrupulous actions by car hire companies. Doing so will not only mean you can relax and enjoy your holiday, but you’ll be well placed to tackle any issues if something does go wrong.

UK Family breaks and attractions for May half-term

We know it can be hard to plan that perfect half term or summer break, which is why we’ve put together an action-packed list of attractions and things to do in the UK to help keep the children entertained.

Up the fun-factor with a hired car

Hiring a car when on holiday is incredibly common, but it’s not the only scenario in which you may want to rent a vehicle. Not only can you enjoy the flexibility that not having to rely on public transport brings, for example, but you could also mark a special occasion by upping the style stakes!

Top 10 reasons to take a cruise

Around two million Brits went on a cruise in 2018, and that figure is rising year-on-year – but why would you want to join them?

The best short-haul destinations for May half-term

With plenty of sandy beaches, family attractions and other places of interest to explore, these locations can provide just what you need for your May half-term holiday.

Why you should always clean your hire car

Which? reports that a number of firms have cleaning charges if they feel a vehicle is returned dirty and this can range from tens to hundreds of pounds

What is a Car Club?

All you need to know about car club hire including insurance and cost implications.

Why you need a credit card to hire a car

Regardless of whether you’ve already used one to pay for the hire, have already purchased car insurance, or don’t require any extras, it will still be needed and here's why...

How much it costs young drivers to get on the road

The costs that need to be factored in and what a young driver should expect to pay in order to get behind the wheel

Government wants to keep European health cover post-Brexit

Even in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the UK government has stressed that it wants healthcare cover to remain in place in EU member states until at least the end of 2020.

Brits look for more extensive travel insurance

British holidaymakers are on the hunt for more comprehensive travel insurance to cover post-Brexit travel, according to new research.

How To Avoid Common Car Hire Rip-Offs

According to Which? an incredible 63% of car hire customers fear being ripped off when renting a vehicle. But what do you need to watch out for? Here are a few of the main contenders…

Is car hire a viable alternative to transfers?

Is car hire a cheaper than transfers? Quite possibly when taking these factors into consideration...

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Car Hire Insurance

Cover includes:
  • Excess on the car hire agreement
  • Tyres, windscreen and the underbody
  • Any driver aged 21 to 84 at the same premium
  • Cars and MPV's up to 9 seats

Van & Minibus Insurance

Cover includes:
  • Up to 15 seats
  • Single hire agreement for up to 14 days
  • Covering drivers aged between 24 and 64
  • Covering vehicles up to 7.5 metric tonnes for use in the UK