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How to claim for compensation when your flight’s gone pear-shaped

Delayed and cancelled flights are the stuff of travel nightmares. Read our top tips to make sure you know your rights. Whether your weekend break…

Must have travel accessories for riding the rails this summer

1. Trtl travel pillow GQ called this ‘a Travel Pillow That Doesn’t Make You Look Goofy’. Mechanical engineering students developed the pillow to be lightweight,…

Alternative beach holidays for summer

Fancy a beach holiday, but don’t want to battle through the crowds to find a good spot for your towel? We’ve rounded-up some exciting destinations that are a little off the beaten track – some in far-flung countries such as Japan and Malaysia, while others are a little closer to home (well hello there, Isle of Wight). Here are 17 alternative beach holidays that have got us excited for summer.

Skyscanner co-founder and CEO to take on role as Chairperson

Skyscanner co-founder and CEO to take on role as Chairperson

Gareth Williams, our co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, is to take up a new role as Chair of Skyscanner. He will be replaced as CEO…

Seven hacks to make five-star hotels more affordable

Everyone loves a five-star hotel. The lush bed linen, the charming white-gloved waiters, the gold sticker holding down the loo roll; it’s hard not to…

Summer getaway to Las Vegas

It’s always summer in Las Vegas! If you want guaranteed sunshine during your holiday, why not experience the non-stop Las Vegas this year? Catch a…

Skyscanner app makes tracks with launch of new trains feature

Skyscanner has launched a new train booking feature, expanding our offering to UK travellers.

International Women’s Day Talks at Skyscanner

As you may have seen in our previous blog post penned by Chief Legal Officer Carolyn Jameson, we held a series of talks on International…

International Women’s Day: from my husband’s perspective

Yesterday at Skyscanner we marked International Women’s Day with a day of talks from brilliant women, both within our business and externally. We heard from…