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Thomson cancel family’s Florida holiday after selling it too cheap

Kristopher Meredith, 29, and Paul Hales were quoted 200 each for a 15-day trip to Orlando after visiting the travel agents A FAMILY was left devastated after their dream holiday to Florida was cancelled because Thomson sold it too cheap.

Kristopher Meredith, 29, and partner Paul Hales were quoted 200 each for a 15-day trip to Orlando after visiting the travel agents in Manchester on Saturday 13.

Manchester Evening News A family were left devastated after their dream holiday was cancelled due to a pricing error Manchester Evening News Appalled Kristopher and Paul demanded an answer from Thomson and were told they were sold the trip too cheap The couple booked the holiday for them and four family members costing nearly 1,400 in total but were shocked to have it cancelled the following Monday.

Our Andalusian escape act at the Hurricane Hotel: DOM JOLY averts a family holiday disaster in Seville by heading south to the exotic town of Tarifa…

Comedian Dom Joly had booked family in to the Silken Al-Andalus Palace But was surprised to arrive and find the pool area was closed to the public So he managed to book into the Hurricane Hotel, 90 minutes away in Tarifa | View comments Never go back, it stops you going forward.

I abandoned this travel maxim of mine when I booked flights to Seville for a family break.

Booking.com investigates hotel over fake review

A n online travel company is investigating a hotel for using a guest’s personal details from a confirmation email to post a fake review.

Booking.com customer Tania Wittensleger discovered a review written in her name of the hotel she chose for a three-night stay in Fes, Morocco.

MoneySavingExpert.com warned that information contained in Booking.com confirmation emails could be used to hack into, change or cancel abooking, or leave a fake review.

The nation’s favourite holiday destinations revealed: Brummies head to Barcelona, Mancunians prefer Fuerteventura and it’s Marrakech that attracts…

The research looked at 100,000 holidays booked by Brits over the last year Geordies were almost twice as likely to visit Costa Brava than other Brits Outside of Spain, Marrakech in Morocco is a top destination for Londoners | 7 View comments Spain is the most popular destination for Brits according to new research but the actual cities booked by holidaymakers varies according to where in the UK they’re from.

For example, people living in Edinburgh and Birmingham prefer to go to Barcelona while those living in Plymouth and Brighton enjoy the sunny climes of Gran Canaria.

Meanwhile, adventurous Londoners like to visit Marrakech and don’t mind spending just three-nights in a five-star hotel for their breaks