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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.

A First-Hand Review of the NEW Thomas Cook Premium Cabin

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Many of our best value holiday packages come via the wings of Thomas Cook, and the company's new premium cabins have caused quite a stir. In order to get my head around the hype I recently flew on the new premium service, and I can definitely put my recommendation behind a premium upgrade. Here's my review of the whole experience, with all the reasons I think you should seriously consider enhancing your holiday with the brand-spanking new premium experience.

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The Cruise & Stay: 5 FAQs on a New Type of Holiday Experience

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Sometimes it can be difficult to pin down which type of holiday you really want. In one ear there’s a towel-clad angel singing a siren-song of fly-and-flop goodness; in the other there’s a playful devil whistling marching tunes fit for fun-filled exploration. You’d be forgiven for thinking it’s beyond the scope of mortal minds to find a balance between these two holidaymaking urges, but there’s a trump card every holidaymaker should keep in their back pocket: the Cruise & Stay. Your mind is probably adrift with questions on the cruise & stay concept, so here are some FAQs to pin it down.

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The 5 Super-Speedy Steps for a Thomas Cook Regional Connection

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Getting out and seeing the world has never been easier, especially in light of funky new regional connections from Thomas Cook. You can jump on an internal flight from your local airport and connect into an international Thomas Cook flight from Manchester straight to your little slice of paradise. The process is so easy that it can be encapsulated in pictorial form, and thus was born this yellow-blue infographic of transatlantic intel. Here are the 5 super-speedy steps of a regional connection, illustrated for the purposes of your enlightenment.

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A First-Hand Account of a Thomas Cook Regional Connection

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Thomas Cook recently announced a hanger-load of regional connection opportunities for holidaymakers living in the far flung corners of the United Kingdom. In order to sleuth out the specifics I’ve tried the whole process myself, flying from the Isle of Man to Cancun. Here are all the facts and figures from my first-hand recon, to help you find that shortcut to paradise.

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Become Legend with a Carnival Cruise Lines Cruise & Stay

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We've teamed up with Carnival Cruise Lines to bring you the best of both worlds via a unique range of jaw-dropping Cruise & Stay packages. One of the many highlights from this fleet of incredible holiday experiences is the 14 Night Barbados Cruise & Stay, which sews together a 7 night stay in Barbados with a 7 night cruise of unparalleled glory courtesy of Carnival Cruise Lines. It's the perfect balance of relaxation and adrenaline, so let's have a gander at its inner workings.

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