Author Archives: Tom


About Tom

Wordsmith. Analyst. Blogmaster. My job at Blue Bay Travel entails all of these titles (and more) as I aid the company on its quest for world domination. My role involves assisting with marketing initiatives (mainly word-writing and idea-making) as well as building camaraderie with the Web Development Team to keep the website nice and shiny.

Significant Investment Promises Exciting Times at Blue Bay Travel

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We’ll cut to the chase: Blue Bay Travel has secured a £6.5 million investment from LDC, a private equity firm that’s part of the Lloyds Banking Group. LDC has a proven track record of helping ambitious UK companies reach their full potential, and together we’ll deliver even more budding travellers to their dream destinations.

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Your Guide to the Blue Bay Travel January Sale 2017

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As the new year rolls in over the fading wraiths of leftover turkey and empty wine bottles, it's time to look ahead and nail down your 2017 getaway. Putting a holiday on the calendar is the best way to splice a little happiness into your year right from the get-go, and booking early is the smartest way to travel. You've probably already discovered that the internet is a thicket of holiday deals jumping for your attention, so we've compiled the best deals on your behalf to create our January Sale. Here you'll find a five point introduction to some essential holiday deals that need to make your 2017 shortlist.ed to make your 2017 shortlist.

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Impact Travel: Holidays that Change the World with Fathom Cruises

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Sometimes we find a holiday that changes our lives. Experiencing the music, flavours and vitality of the world’s lesser trodden roadways can do more for your confidence and self-belief than these mere words could possibly express. And then there are holidays that change the world, shaping and re-shaping the lives of travellers and communities alike. These transformative adventures are the core philosophy of the Impact Travel concept pioneered by Fathom cruises.

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The Assurance of ATOL: Why Every Blue Bay Travel Holiday is 100% Protected

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The Lowcosttravelgroup, who operate lowcostholidays.com and lowcostbeds.com, yesterday entered administration. This left roughly 27,000 holidaymakers stranded overseas and jeopardised 120,000 future bookings due to unpaid costs. The reason for this is simple: holidays through the Lowcosttravelgroup were not ATOL protected. This would never happen with a Blue Bay Travel holiday. Our philosophy ensures that holidaymakers can make wonderful memories that are 100% financially secure.

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How Will Leaving The European Union Affect Your Holiday?

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Most holidaymakers who pass through Blue Bay Travel are embarking on long-haul non-European travel, so you're unlikely to see any major changes as a consequence of leaving the European union. The main thing to bear in mind is the exchange rate, which will affect holiday prices and the cost of living overseas. We've broken down the travel advice for non-European and European travel, so you can see exactly how leaving the European Union will affect your holiday.

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