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TravelUp Shortlisted for a Travolution Award!

We are very proud to announce that TravelUp has been shortlisted for the ‘Best for Flying’ Travolution Award for demonstrating expertise and success in the selling flights online and providing customers with the information they need for air travel. The highest accolade in the UK travel sector for excellence and innovation, the Travolution Awards recognise […]

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7 of the most romantic destinations in the world

It can be hard to know where the best places to go as a couple are, but we’ve got it covered from boat rides to helicopters, Bangkok to Venice. We have our recommendations for the best destinations for couples in the world and what to do when your there!

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How to take great holiday pictures with only your phone!

You really don’t need a big expensive camera that does everything to take good photos of the best sunsets in the world, or whatever you want to capture. There are plenty of phones that take good pictures and we’ve got some smartphone photography tips to help you capture the beauty of your travels. Learn the […]

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How to Entertain the Kids when the Plane is Delayed or Cancelled!

Entertaining the kids without technology is a hard task, especially inside an airport. Every parent’s nightmare is for the flight to be cancelled or delayed and then having to search for many things to do at the airport. You should always be prepared for a worst case scenario, especially when you’re flying with children. We’ve […]

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All About Italy: Things To Do While In Florence

Looking for a family getaway to the Italian mainland? Courtesy of TravelUp, British Airways & ASK Italian, you can enjoy a twin-centre family holiday to Florence and Viareggio. Interested? Check out our post on what you can do in each of these destinations and to find details on how to enter…

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All About Italy: Things To Do While In Viareggio

Want to take your family on an Italian adventure? We have teamed up with British Airways & ASK Italian to give away a twin-centre holiday to Florence and Viareggio. Scroll down to discover more about Viareggio and to find out how to enter the prize draw…

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Helpful Tips of Communicating on Holiday when you don’t speak the language!

A language barrier shouldn’t affect where you choose your flights for, because you don’t need to learn an entire language to go to a foreign country. Whilst you may opt to download one of the best foreign language apps, there are also a few helpful tips that will help you learn basic language skills without […]

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7 Things That You Really Should NOT Do When Travelling Abroad

So you’ve decided that you need a holiday and you’ve got it all sorted and you’re all booked up to go. But first, let’s talk about what you shouldn’t do – the unwritten rules of how to NOT act on holiday. It’s important when travelling abroad that you research and learn about respecting other cultures. […]

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How to buy same day departure plane tickets. Is it worth it? Can you save money?

Now there’s being spontaneous and knowing the best time to book a last minute flight, but have you ever woken up and thought “I’m going to go on an adventure today”? The spontaneous plans are always the best ones and sometimes can work in your favour with many cheap same day flight tickets being available. […]

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What is it really like travelling First Class on a long-haul flight?

“I only fly first class” is something that we all wish we could say, and really mean it. Unfortunately, that’s not the case and for many flying first class may seem like a distant dream. Of course, you can try your luck at getting a flight upgrade or simply save up and book your first […]