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2010 was a difficult year for many, including those in the travel industry. However, we all need our holidays and for that reason we have continued to provide many for our regular and new clients. In 2010 Traveltime expanded with the opening of two new branches - in Weybridge and Henley on Thames. I hope you enjoy reading our Newsletter which hopefully will give you some good holiday ideas. Traveltime Newletter Issue 16 - Jan 2011 Happy reading Traveltime

Its hard to believe that it is now 18 years since we set up Traveltime in 1993. Have a read of our most recent Newsletter for holiday ideas from around the world.  We started with branches in Watlington and Beaconsfield and have expanded steadily from there. We will be introducing offers and initiatives to celebrate our 18 years in business so look out for our news/events page on our website coming soon. Traveltime Newsletter Issue 17 - Summer/Autumn 2011 Happy ...

This year there are some great value holidays on offer with great Holiday Advice from Traveltime. In some cases to use that hackneyed phrase ‘ we have never had it so good’. Well in the case of holidays this may well be true. The economic troubles of countries such as Greece, Spain, Portugal are well documented.. Their tourist industry has suffered along with everything else and as a result they are keen to encourage more visitors. So there are some excepti...

It is difficult to summarise simply all of the regulations and risks, so if in doubt speak to one of our travel consultants. Holidays are enjoyable and we do not want to be killjoys by talking about all of the bad things that might happen when you book a holiday. In recent years, however, the failure of airlines, hotels and holiday companies has meant that many would-be holidaymakers have had their holidays ruined and lost considerable amounts of money. More worryingly due...

Global warming, climate change, CO2 emissions are increasingly in the news. Tourism itself can be responsible for destroying the very places that we visit. In response to these ever growing concerns Traveltime is working with holiday companies that are committed to protecting the environment and working responsibly to ensure that tourism does not destroy places visited by putting investment back into local communities. Holidays by rail do help save the environment. A rail ...

There are times when all men need to earn a few brownie points with their other halves! I was offered some advice by a good friend of mine which I thought was most helpful. He was taking his family for a half term short break to Istanbul. The expert local guide who took him and his family to Hagia Sofia, the Blue Mosque, Cisterns, monasteries, boats on the Bosphorus and saved them from the charms of the pearl sellers in the Grand Bazaar. His daughters tested the spa facilitie...

There are many thousands of beaches throughout the world, so we asked our consultants for their favourites. Here are their choices for you: Europe No need to travel very far to enjoy good beaches. The coasts of Spain, Portugal, France and Italy have more than enough. Our favourites though are Olu Deniz in Turkey with its long swathe of golden sands and the small beaches and coves of the Greek Islands with their crystal clear waters. Australia A long way to travel but ...