Don’t fret if you haven’t booked your summer holiday yet. A late, even last-minute, holiday can save you cash, give you access to upmarket resorts, and let you stay in hotels with higher star ratings for lower prices. We’ve put together a list of our favourite holiday resorts where you can steal a late deal, … Continue reading Where are the best last-minute holidays?
Co-operative Travel Head 2 Head helps you solve the burning travel questions that holidaymakers want answered. We give you information on where to visit, what to see, and what to do for your holiday, offering insights that only decades spent seeing the world can bring.This time we’ll be comparing visiting Turkey with a holiday to … Continue reading Head 2 Head: Greek Islands vs. Turkey
We’ve picked some of our favourite cheap summer holiday destinations, to help you decide where you’ll be booking next! Let Co-operative Travel show you the holiday destinations likely to offer the best value in summer 2019. Greece We want to make finding your perfect summer getaway simple. If you are looking for a deal start … Continue reading 5 cheap summer destinations you should book this year!
It’s Fairtrade Fortnight at Midcounties Co-operative. Running from 25th February to 10th March 2019, Fairtrade Fortnight is a celebration of the importance of Fairtrade. Fairtrade is a great way of being socially responsible – one of Co-operative Travel’s most important values – and helps ensure that workers in poorer countries are paid fair wages. We … Continue reading Fairtrade Fortnight with Co-operative Travel
Head of Midcounties digital team Sukie Rapal recently returned from a heavenly visit to Antalya in Turkey, where she and her family fell in love with the resort’s food, weather, and water shoots. Let’s hear about the lows and the highs, and the slips and the slides of Sukie’s hot, hot holiday. Touching down in … Continue reading Sukie Rapal: Turkey sliders baked at 40°C – highly recommended
The range of solo holidays and experiences has exploded in recent years – and our partner Solos is expanding that choice even further. We offer single traveller holidays for over 40s, over 50s, and over 60s. These range from relaxing to energetic, and include bear watching and guided bike tours in wild Finland, walking holidays … Continue reading Brand new single traveller holidays
If you like the sound of 300 days of sunshine every year, great value for money and a country steeped in culture and heritage, then Malta really should be up there on your dream holiday destination list. Ancient walls and streets of Valletta - the capital of Malta Malta’s 7,000 year history and position as … Continue reading Malta: Stunning, affordable and welcoming
Croatia has fast become one of our most popular holiday destinations - and it’s not hard to see why. With crystal-clear waters and charming Venetian towns, there’s plenty to see, do and enjoy in Croatia.If you’re new to Croatia, we recommend checking out Istria, a heart-shaped peninsula just south of Italy. Vast coastlines, world-acclaimed cuisine and … Continue reading Istria: The Romance of Croatia’s Riviera
Whether you’re an active holidaymaker seeking your next challenge, or a self-confessed sun lounger devotee looking to try something a little different, Neilson’s skippered Flotilla holidays will certainly fit the bill. No boating experience? No worries! Neilson’s Flotilla holidays are suitable for complete beginners, and what’s more, you can work towards achieving a sailing qualification! … Continue reading Find your Sea Legs with a Neilson Flotilla Holiday
Booking your summer 2017 holiday in advance is a great way to secure a low deposit, as well as getting other early booking incentives such as securing popular hotels and free child places. The only hard part is choosing where to go! To help you plan ahead, here are five destinations to keep an eye on … Continue reading Five must-visit holiday destinations for 2017
While Rhodes can’t claim the celebrity pull of Mykonos, it remains one of the most fascinating and enticing of all the Greek islands. From the fun-packed town centre of Pefkos through to the ancient Acropolis at Lindos and the quaint, albeit somewhat remote, charm of Lardos, there are plenty of reasons to consider Rhodes as … Continue reading Is Rhodes on your Radar… It Should be!
Each year, cities across the world come alive with a host of parties and festivals that welcome in the new year. In fact, travel industry body ABTA estimates that 3.5 million Britons are likely to head overseas for the Christmas and New Year holidays. Spending the New Year abroad can be a great way to … Continue reading New Year’s Eve: Say Bon Voyage to 2015