How to Do Oktoberfest on a Budget

When to Go For the best Oktoberfest experience, go midweek. The opening and closing weekends will be heaving with crowds, with higher prices and queues for the tents starting as early as 6am. Go during the week and you can expect slightly smaller crowds but you may also pay less for food, accommodation and transport…

Where’s Hot in October? | Best Autumn Holidays

Have the grey skies, darker nights and cold mornings got you wondering where’s hot in October? Get your autumn dose of Vitamin D in one of these suntraps, where temperatures are guaranteed to be in the mid-20s or higher! Cyprus Average temperature in Cyprus in October: 22°C High temperature in Cyprus in October: 27°C As…

Why Autumn is Perfect for a Family Holiday in Palma

Majorca, with its blissful temperatures and profusion of gorgeous sandy beaches, is a favourite with holidaymakers from all over the world. It’s easy to see why anyone would want a couple getaway or a family holiday in Palma.  While many tourists come the beaches or clubbing holidays, there is an alternative way to spend your family…

Home to Airport Transfers with HolidayTaxis

Start your trip with HolidayTaxis when you book our new Home to Airport transfers. The HolidayTaxis Group are proud to announce that we are now making travel easier for all our customers by offering bookings for affordable, prepaid transfers to UK airports. Journeys are made simple and stress-free by pre-booking all your travel connections in…

Top Hen Do Destinations in Europe

From sun-soaked weekend breaks and city trip to the best beach party resorts, here are the top hen do destinations in Europe for everyone. Barcelona Barcelona offers the ultimate combination for a fun-filled hen do: sun, sea and heady city nightlife. More sophisticated than a weekend in Benidorm, it offers culture and world-class restaurants as…

The Best Beers around the World

There’s nothing better than a refreshing beer on a hot summer’s day, but do you know which beer is the most popular choice in the world? Apparently, neither did we. Turns out it’s a watery lager sold for roughly a dollar in China, called Snow. In fact, most of the beers in the top percentage…

Where to See The Best Pride Events and Parades

With this year’s Brighton and Hove Pride taking place this weekend (4th-5th August), here’s a look at the top 8 places with the best pride events and parades around the world. Sao Paulo LGBT Pride Parade  Sao Paulo Pride has been named the biggest Pride parade in the world by the Guinness World Records. The…

10 Travel Destinations to Visit All Year Round

There are a few places around the world that are great to visit at any time of the year. Whether you’re looking for winter sun, or lots of things to see and do, take your pick of these great all year round destinations for travel in any month. Bali Temperatures in Bali rarely drop below…

Unmissable Experiences for Holidays in Dalaman

With its spectacular setting on Turkey’s famous Turquoise Coast, Dalaman is a much sought-after destination for a summer getaway destination. Boasting pristine sandy beaches and a Mediterranean climate, holidays in Dalaman appeal to a wide range of holidaymakers. Its picturesque surroundings and crystal-clear waters make it a honeymoon paradise. It’s ideal for couples, and those looking…

Vote for Us in The British Travel Awards 2018!

HolidayTaxis is going for gold in the British Travel Awards 2018! After another year of making travel easier for travellers worldwide, we’ve been nominated for the Best Holiday Add-ons Provider! Award winners are chosen by you, our loyal customers. So if you’ve had an enjoyable airport transfer with us, we’d really appreciate your vote! Vote for…

Antalya: The Perfect Honeymoon Destination?

It’s beautiful, hot, sunny, and just a short flight from the UK, Antalya in Turkey offers newly weds the perfect honeymoon escape. Whilst many couples look to faraway tropical islands for their honeymoon, there are perfect places for an unforgettable time away together closer to home. Antalya in Turkey is one of these ideal locations,…

The Prettiest Places to Eat in Barcelona

If food is an important part of your holiday plans then why not make sure you enjoy it in the most beautiful settings a city has to offer. Sightseeing from the comfort of a leafy terrace with a drink in hand is the best way to go! With that in mind, we’ve listed the prettiest places…

Holidays in August 2018: Where to Go

From hot weather and beaches, to all inclusive travel and city breaks or islands and Alpine lakes: here are the best places to visit in august for families, couples and friends. The French Lakes France’s Mediterranean resorts are big players during this season, meaning crowds, high fees and lots of traffic. Head inland, instead, to…

The Most Scenic Airport Transfers with HolidayTaxis

They say it’s the journey, and not the destination, that matters. Sometimes, the route to your resort is well worth the chance to sit back and enjoy the views. With that in mind, here are some of our most scenic airport transfers to popular holiday destinations. Make sure your holiday starts from the moment you…

HolidayTaxis London to Brighton Bike Ride 2018

A huge well done to our HolidayTaxis team for beating the Beacon in the London to Brighton Bike Ride 2018 and raising over £6,000 for the British Heart Foundation! The massive 54-mile ride was taken on by our 20 cyclists, who all conquered the enormous Ditchling Beacon hill to make it to the finish line on Brighton…

The Best Places to Travel with Children

Looking for some inspiration for your family holiday? Here are the top places to travel with children, from traditional beach holidays to city breaks and more. Majorca Thanks to its glorious sandy beaches, guaranteed warm weather and child-friendly facilities, Majorca is a fail-safe place to take your kids. An abundance of Majorcan package holiday deals…

The Best Places for Diving in 2018

Whether you’re looking to book your next diving holiday or try your first dive, here are some of the best places for diving in Europe and around the world. Diving in Malta and Gozo Often considered as the very best spot for diving in Europe, the isles of Malta and neighbouring Gozo offer fantastic wrecks…

Holidays in July 2018: Where to Go

Whether you’re looking for where’s hot in July, where is best value for money, best for kids or best for things to do, here our guide to where to go for holidays in July. Tenerife July brings the summer season to the island of Tenerife, a very popular time to visit, when the temperatures start…

10 Tips for Stress-Free Travel with Children

Planning to travel with children? Follow these simple steps to ensure a relaxed and stress-free holiday with your family. Dress them in bright clothing Dress your kids in colourful, distinctive clothes to make them easier to keep an eye on in the airport, and faster to spot if they wander off during that minute you’re…

Where to Eat in Rome: The Top Restaurants

For the best dining in the Italian capital, including first-class restaurants near tourist attractions, budget-friendly osterias and hidden trattorias, here’s our guide to where to eat in Rome. Armando al Pantheon Where: Salita dei Crescenzi Just a few feet from one of Rome’s best-known monuments, Armando al Pantheon is a welcoming spot for travel-weary and hungry…

Best Places Around the World for Kayaking

Whether you’re an experienced paddler of you’ve never set foot in a kayak before, there’s no reason why you can’t visit the most beautiful kayaking spots on the planet. Here’s our list of the top destinations for kayaking around the world. Norway What better way to experience the towering cliffs and remote islands of Norway’s fjords than…

The Best Resorts to Swim with Sea Turtles

Enjoy the fantastic experience of diving, snorkelling or swimming with sea turtles with our guide to the best places to spot them in Europe, the Caribbean and the rest of the world. Zante, Greece             Greece is one of the best destinations in Europe to spot turtles and one of…

6 Steps for Keeping Kids Safe in the Sun on Holiday

It’s important to make sure little ones are protected from the sun, both abroad and at home. Follow our tips on sun safety for kids and make sure everyone enjoys the sunshine while on holiday. Sun Safety for Babies and Kids 1. Cover Up Wearing long sleeves and a wide brimmed hat is one of…

The Best Honeymoon Resorts in Italy

Our guide to the most romantic honeymoon resorts in Italy and the best places to stay for a luxury retreat or a holiday on a budget. Tuscany Tuscany is a painter’s paradise. This region of rolling green hills, enveloped by vineyards and winding tree-lined roads, is a perfectly picturesque place to spend your honeymoon. Dedicate…

The Best Beaches on the Costa del Sol

Our guide to the best beaches on the Costa del Sol for families and couples. Here are some of the well-known favourites, the secret bays and the top spots for watersports and incredible scenery. Playa de la Malagueta (Malaga)             One of the most popular beaches for visitors to Malaga, thanks…

Top 25 Things to Do for Families in Tenerife

Tenerife is  fantastic holiday destination for visitors of any age, and an ideal choice for families looking for a holiday that won’t break the bank. Make your trip to the Canary Islands a holiday to remember with our guide to the best 25 things to do for kids and families in Tenerife. 1. Enjoy the Amazing…

Where to Shop and Eat in Milan

Our guide to where to shop and eat in Milan reveals the hidden spots for the best shopping and the top places for lunch in Italy’s fashion capital. Where to Shop for Designer Brands: Milan’s Top Boutiques The cosmopolitan city of Milan is a heavyweight in the fashion world, home to one of the world’s…

What to Do in Dublin: Top 10 Events 2018

Looking for something to do during your trip to Ireland? Here’s our guide to the top events in Dublin for families and couples, including food and music festivals, free events, gigs and theatre performances. Culture Date with Dublin 8 When: 19th – 20th May 2018 Explore south of the river with this cultural and historical festival…

The Most Beautiful Cycling Destinations in Italy

Our selection of the best cycling destinations in Italy for both casual and seasoned cyclists, from city cycle paths to hair-raising mountain tracks. Rome: The Appian Way Beginning in Rome and descending around 350 miles south to the Adriatic port town of Brindisi, the Appian Way (La Via Appia Antica) is a 2327-year-old Roman route…

Best European City Breaks in 2018

Our guide to the top destinations for European city breaks in 2018, including what to do and where to stay in Italy, Malta, Portugal and Croatia. Valletta The tiny Maltese capital is a treasure trove of historical and architectural gems, and all contained within a short distance that allows you to make the most of…