Brits Booking Trips to Warmer Locations This School Half Term According to

Online price comparator sees UK tourists heading for sunshine breaks rather than ski trips this February
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Feb. 7, 2012 - PRLog -- 2 FEBRUARY 2012 – Brits are looking for warm weather breaks this February half term rather than ski trips, according to The online car hire price comparison specialist has seen a spike in bookings for warmer places over the past few weeks. says that people are comparing and then booking rental deals in hotter destinations this February, with places like Portugal, Spain, Greece and Miami the most popular. This time last year travellers and tourists were taking half term breaks in places such as the UK and Switzerland.

Andy Hemmington, spokesperson for, says: “February sometimes means trips to the coast or to ski resorts, but this year's cold winter and snowy weather has seen Brits booking trips to the sunshine instead. We know that people's budgets are still tight but good value car hire can be had through comparing deals online."

“One good way to save money on rentals is to think about booking a deal which you pick up downtown in your destination rather than on arrival at the airport.”

Brits travelling to the sun this half term can source hire deals from just £3 a day on The site also offers deals like one 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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