PRLog - May 19, 2011 - PRINCES RISBOROUGH, U.K. -- The weather has been great in the UK over the past few weeks with record temperatures in April. This gets everyone thinking about enjoying the summer.
The half term holidays are only a week or so away and then schools in Ireland, France and Scotland start to break up at the end of June so the season is in full swing by the start of July.
Taking a self catering holiday rental is a great way for a holiday. Rentals can cater for two people to groups of a couple of families and there are numerous to choose from at the www.jmlvillas.com site.
In Portugal there are over 170 properties to choose from and you make all arrangement direct with the individual owners.
With the peak holiday season getting nearer it is essential to check the expiry date on your passport and other members of the family’s passports as well. This is the busiest time of year for passport offices and remember if you are an EU resident for certain countries like the USA and Russia you must get visa before you travel.
If you are thinking of taking the family dog on holiday make sure that pets are permitted at the holiday rental and also that if they require a travel passport for their travels. If the family cat or dog are going into a “Pets hotel” whilst you go away, make sure that their inoculation certificate is up to date.
If you are hiring a car at your destination. You can get great deals from Holiday Autos, Economy Car Hire and Carrentals.co.uk via the www.insurance4carrental.com web site where you can also arrange car hire excess insurance that will save a lot of money by buying in advance instead of buying it from the car hire collection point.
Finally to insure you have no worries, don’t forget to buy your travel insurance. Buy it when you book your holiday in case you have to cancel the vacation. There are a great choice of providers advertising on the www.jml-insurance.co.uk web site.
If you own a self catering holiday rental, did you know it only costs £12.50 a year to advertise your holiday rental? That is just over £1 a month. You can put in a lot of detail into your page on the jmlvillas.com site, 6 photos and have a live web link to your own web site. If you need some more booking for 2011 and into 2012 it is a great time to advertise now.
For more information please visit www.jmlvillas.com
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