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Travel updates and comment on world events

Harmony of the Sea's

I am sure that most of you will have witnessed some of the publicity surrounding the much heralded arrival of the “Harmony of the Seas” as it sailed into Southampton recently and officially became the world’s largest cruise ship.   I was one of the lucky passengers who had booked (and paid) to travel on the maiden voyage of this impressive new addition to the Royal Caribbean ...

“School Holiday Fines Scrapped”. Will the recent High Court ruling that a father had the right to take his child out of school lead to a change in the law? It seems inevitable that our government will attempt to close the loophole and make it impossible for parents to holiday with their children during term time. As the mother of two boys at primary school I know only too well ...

“UK Flights Resume to Sharm El Sheikh”. Over the years Golden Ticket has seen many changes in our client’s travelling habits, but never has an announcement been so eagerly anticipated. Without doubt the loss to the UK Travel Industry of first Tunisia and then Sharm El Sheikh as package holiday destinations has been devastating. The tragic events of last summer are beyond compr ...