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Brits name the banana their number one fruit

LONDON, England - When you think about British fruit, what probably springs to mind is orchards full of apples, pears and plums.

What is the matter with the Brits?

Heathrow management has proposed an increase in passenger fees that would, by 2018, raise the per passenger charge to £27.30.

Brits choose the Twilight look this Halloween

LONDON, England - There was a time when Halloween was just for kids, but this traditionally pagan festival has now beaten New Years Eve and Christmas Day to become the most stylish calendar event of t

Cruise holidays increasing in popularity

LONDON, England - As the economy bites hard at cash-strapped Brits, a number of holidaymakers are looking for alterative get-away options.

Brits get lost in a holi-daze

CHESTER, England - Sun-starved Brits get so excited about their holidays that they get in a complete daze and forget to pack key holiday essentials, new research from TravelSupermarket has revealed.

7 in 10 Brits make trade-offs to get better value

LEEDS, England - As personal finances are squeezed across the country, new research reveals the financial balancing act smart Brits are performing as they look to get maximum value from their everyday

Brits flocking to foreign beaches to escape the Olympics

MALLORCA, Spain - Britons are packing their bags and traveling abroad during the Olympics to be better off, according to a recent survey.

Brits refuse to let Olympics disrupt summer holiday plans

Britons all been warned that the 2012 Olympics is going to have a big impact on Brits' transport and holiday plans this summer but new research has revealed that the majority of Brits are adopting a '

Brits would rather quit chocolate than smoking in 2012

LEEDS, England - More people would like to cut down on or give up chocolate than smoking this year, according to the Interflora New Year's Resolution Survey.

Brits worst at recycling while on holiday

UK visitors to France during the last 12 months were among the worst culprits for not recycling or recycling incorrectly while on holiday, according to a recent resort study carried out by Pierre & Va

Millions of Brits suffering from a “holiday hangover”

NEWPORT, Wales - As millions of Brits return from their summer holiday a new survey by comparison site Gocompare.com reveals that not everyone does so feeling 'relaxed and refreshed'.

Brits keen on visiting Spain this month

MANCHESTER, England - As the summer season draws to a close, UK travelers are creating a surge of bookings for holidays to Spain.

Brits go on Mediterranean holidays for longer this summer

Data from the Office for National Statistics has shown that Brits traveled for longer in 2010.

Brits not afraid to splash the cash… on themselves

Despite the recession, Brits are still making a huge effort with their appearance in time for summer, sometimes spending more money on looking good than on their holidays, according to a survey by mon

easyJet breaks ground by commencing service to Amman

AMMAN, Jordan (eTN) - UK’s low-cost carrier easyJet started a thrice-weekly service from London’s Gatwick Airport to the capital city of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Amman, beginning today.

Survey: Brits loathe paying for hotel extras

LONDON - Hotels.com has revealed new research that shows British travellers resent having to pay for hotel extras.

Brits keep breaks close to home this year

International car hire company Auto Europe has witnessed a recent sharp rise in bookings for UK-based trips during the busy school holiday periods.

Brits give Yemen an OK, other governments urged to follow suit

Yemen is once again safe for “responsible travelers,” according to the British Foreign Office in a statement released yesterday.