Fancy a holiday but need to keep the costs down? No problem! Thanks to today’s vast and diverse holiday market, there are thousands of package holidays on offer covering all manners of different beach holiday destinations and resorts, and thousands more focusing on other holiday favourites such as hiking, biking and city breaks.
If hitting the beach is top of your priority list, you’ll find that these holidays come with some of the best deals and discounts in the business – and if you’re after a last minute holiday, these traditional deals still come with great money-saving offers. By booking within the last few weeks prior to your departure date, you’ll find that many tour operators slash the prices of their holidays to try and draw in those last few customers.
If however you don’t like the idea of spontaneous holidays, or you’ve got the kids in tow and you prefer to plan your trips well in advance, you can still enjoy numerous savings by booking well ahead of your preferred departure date. These early bird deals are available on all sorts of holidays and means that by booking up to a year or more in advance, you get virtually the full range of choice. Plus, by booking ahead you also get a longer period of time to pay off your holiday, and save up some spending money too.
There are plenty of tour operators out there offering discounts like this. Thomas Cook is one of the biggest and they’ve been around for decades too, so they’ve got their holidays down to a T. As with most large-scale tour operators you can book Thomas Cook Holidays for 2013 online or via a shop, but booking online is highly recommended as this gives you the chance to weigh up all the options and compare prices too. Then all that’s left to do is put some spending money aside, start planning your activities and wait for the big day to arrive…