News from holiday hypermarket A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jan 30, 2013, 03:00 ET

Cuba Welcomes Record Number of Tourists In 2012

- Holidays to Cuba proving more and more popular as Caribbean island continues to modernise its offering to visitors - The iconic 1950s American...

Dec 21, 2012, 03:00 ET

Why Book Holidays with ABTA-approved Agencies?

-Holiday Hypermarket supports the association's new awareness initiative, which encourages consumers to book with retailers that display the...

Dec 04, 2012, 12:14 ET

Parent Company of Holiday Hypermarket, TUI Travel, Announces 2013 Booking Increases

-Following record wet weather in 2012, the leading holiday retailer has received increases in bookings from Northern Europeans ahead of next...

Nov 26, 2012, 03:00 ET

Generation Y is Travelling More Than Ever Before, say Holiday Hypermarket

-The average adult will have travelled to eight more countries by the time they're 40 in comparison with their parents- In a recent study it was...

Nov 23, 2012, 03:00 ET

The United States is a Favourite Holiday Destination for UK Lottery Winners

-Florida is a particularly popular spot for families whose numbers come up, followed by the Caribbean, Canary Islands and Dubai, according to...

Nov 19, 2012, 03:00 ET

UNWTO Seeks to Ease Holiday Visa Restrictions Across Countries, say Holiday Hypermarket

-Tourism ministers and industry leaders have pledged to ease entry procedures for tourists- The chairman of the executive board of TUI Travel -...

Nov 06, 2012, 03:00 ET

Caption This! Holiday Hypermarket Hosts "A Doll's Life" Travel Competition

-Caption Betty and Dave's holiday snaps to win £500 of holiday money, or one of eight £100 vouchers- Holiday Hypermarket has launched a...

Oct 23, 2012, 03:00 ET

Last-Minute Travel Queries Surge on Mobile Devices

-A recent survey indicates that nearly one third of all searches for last minute holidays came via mobile this year, Holiday Hypermarket...

Oct 18, 2012, 03:00 ET

Disabled Travellers Seek More Options, say Holiday Hypermarket

-Survey shows limited access to public places for disabled people in the UK, despite Paralympic success this year- As of 2011, there were 11...

Oct 17, 2012, 03:00 ET

How Many Times Do You Go Back Before You Buy? Holiday Hypermarket Investigates

-Research suggests customers are more comfortable shopping around, and in the future they'll be able to do it in 3D- How much research do you do...

Oct 08, 2012, 03:00 ET

Malta Was This Summer's Big Revelation

-As many holidaymakers fled the summer rain, the southern-European island of Malta welcomed record numbers of tourists this year- Malta was the...

Oct 05, 2012, 03:00 ET

Autumn is Prime Time for Morocco Getaways, say Holiday Hypermarket

-The warm months which follow Morocco's long hot summer are ideal to enjoy low-cost holidays to this North African country- Morocco is the...

Oct 03, 2012, 03:00 ET

Turkey is the Med's 2012 Success Story, Say Holiday Hypermarket

- With widespread UK recognition, an array of new flight routes and breath-taking scenery Turkey is now a hotspot for sunny getaways, Holiday...

Aug 22, 2012, 03:00 ET

Viva Espana! Spain is Still Britain's Favourite Summer Holiday Destination

-Holiday Hypermarket declares Spain to be Britain's most-visited getaway this summer- Sunny destinations in Spain are the most popular holiday...

Aug 20, 2012, 03:00 ET

Upmarket Benidorm? There's Another Side to the Spanish Resort City, say Holiday Hypermarket

- Benidorm is shedding its 'Brits abroad' reputation to become a fashionable holiday spot this summer, Holiday Hypermarket reports- Perceptions...

Aug 17, 2012, 04:39 ET

Getting Hitched? International Destination Weddings on the Rise

-Bridal couples are on the look-out for sunnier (and cheaper) wedding venues, say Holiday Hypermarket- Holiday Hypermarket reports that the...

Aug 15, 2012, 03:00 ET

We're All Going on a Summer Holiday! More Brits Plan to Get Away This Summer, say Holiday Hypermarket

-Holiday Hypermarket investigate popular summer bookings, which have increased despite national events at home- Many more Britons are planning...

Aug 14, 2012, 03:00 ET

Top Holiday Hypermarket Small Island Developing States Rely on Tourism

-Holiday Hypermarket respond to a recent UNWTO report about development opportunities in Small Island Developing States- Holiday Hypermarket say...

Aug 10, 2012, 05:39 ET

Selling Like Hotcakes: Holiday Hypermarket Spanish and Portuguese Island Holiday

-Holiday Hypermarket packages to the Spanish and Portuguese Islands have increased despite the gloomy outlook for the Euro- Whether the economy...

Jun 20, 2012, 03:00 ET

Holiday Hypermarket: Spike in Greek Holidays Due to the Euro

-A combination of the coming summer and flailing Euro has led to record bookings for holidays in Greece, say Holiday Hypermarket- British...