Sunshine Destinations Most Popular with UK Tourists This Half Term Says



Released on: February 07, 2012, 12:04 am
Author: Andy Hemmington
Industry: Travel, Automotive, Internet & Online

Price comparison website reports Brits booking up rental deals in sunnier climes this February

7 FEBRUARY 2012 – UK tourists are using the snow weather and cold winter as a chance to get away to sunnier climes for the February half term. The news comes from online car hire price comparison specialist

The website has seen a spike in bookings for car hire in places such as Portugal, Spain, Greece and Miami, where one year ago people were making bookings for locations in the UK and Switzerland.

Andy Hemmington, spokesperson for, commented: “People definitely seem to be heading away to the sunshine for a warmer weather break this February. With people still working to limited budgets we're pleased to be able to help them source cheap car hire to make trips more affordable."

“There are ways to get cheaper car hire deals, and having compared deals online to source the best deals, people should consider pickups in other places like downtown areas to get still better value deals.”

Tourists heading away for some sunshine this half term can find rental deals starting at £3 per day on right now. The site is right now home to deals including a week’s car hire from Malaga Airport from £3* per day, from £4* per day at Faro, from £9* per day in Crete, and from £14* per day at Miami Airport. is one of the leading car hire comparison websites in the UK, allowing users to compare car hire prices for over 40 suppliers in 15,000 locations worldwide including Spain, Portugal and Greece, with pick up locations for car hire Malaga deals and car hire Murcia bookings.

To check the latest deals visit

*Prices based on a one week rental from 11th February 2012 and are subject to change.

Since being bought and operated by Broody Media Ltd in 2004, has become one of the leading car hire comparison websites in the UK. Today we offer car hire from over 40 rental suppliers in over 15,000 locations worldwide! In 2011 we also launched our mobile product enabling our customers to now search and book on their mobiles with apps for Apple and Android also available.

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