It’s the age old question when you book your summer holiday – should you book it early or leave it late?
Of course a lot of us will make spur of the moment decisions to get away and that’s part of the fun of going on holiday, but early booking, particularly in January and February has so many advantages.
Lots of very cheap late deals are a thing of the past – rock-bottom-priced late deals used to be common in the travel industry, but the travel market today is much more fluid, with travel companies able to exercise greater flexibility with flights and room bookings, so don’t expect the same volume of last-minute bargains.
And finally – if you’ve left it late in the day to take a summer break – don’t panic! If you’re prepared to be flexible about where you go there will always be something on offer; but you may prefer to book earlier next time!
The benefits of booking early are: