Travel insurance: Booking holidays online 'is easier'

Wednesday, 05 August 2009

Holidaymakers looking for last minute deals in order to escape the disappointing weather in the UK may find booking everything from flights to travel insurance is easier online.

According to, there are numerous advantages to organising a getaway via the web.

It explained people are not pressured into making a quick decision, there is a wider choice of breaks available and deals tend to be more competitive.

The hotel booking service also pointed out people do not even have to leave the comfort of their own living room.

It added there has been growth in the number of more mature holidaymakers organising their trips via the web.

Egor Bondarev, marketing director, explained: "Nowadays, almost every house has access to the internet and seniors are beginning to learn and use the opportunities provided online."

Meanwhile, people who are looking to keep the cost of their last-minute getaway to a minimum may find they can secure cheap travel insurance by searching the web as well.

Written by Rick Malone

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