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We’re passionate about what we do, and the events we work across.
We’d love to share this with you! Here’s some of the latest news from our industry, as well as what we’ve been up to around the globe.
COVID-19: An update from our Directors

COVID-19: An update from our Directors

I have never read, or written, the word ‘unprecedented’ so much, but no other word really sums up this extraordinary time we are going through at the moment. None of us in the industry could have predicted at the start of the year that the sporting calendar would be...

Cyprus Netball Festival

Cyprus Netball Festival

Hot off the press today, Travel Places are proud to announce the launch of their new two day netball festival, to be held in Cyprus, in October 2021. We spoke to Andrea Walker, the festival’s founder, to find out more details of this exciting new tournament.

St Andrews High School trip to Iceland

St Andrews High School trip to Iceland

If you heavily invest in corporate and group travel each year there are significant efficiencies that can be attained from appointing a TMC which would lead to substantial benefits. From our experience here’s where we believe a TMC could, and should, add value to your travel programme and your wider organisation.

Tennis Clinics with Rafa Nadal Academy

Tennis Clinics with Rafa Nadal Academy

As part of our exclusive partnership, for UK schools, with the Rafa Nadal Tennis Academy, we recently offered a number of free clinics to schools and tennis clubs in the UK. The clinics were delivered by 2 coaches from the sporting superstar’s academy, which is based in Mallorca.

Virtual card payments: The what and the why

Virtual card payments: The what and the why

Virtual card payments in the travel industry aren’t anything new but in light of recent changes in levels of fraud security can bring your organisation significant benefits. We take at look at what this means to you.

Day in the Life: Events Accounts Manager

Day in the Life: Events Accounts Manager

After joining Travel Places in March 2014, Rob has spent the last 6 years as one of our Events Account Managers, working on events including the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda and The 2016 Paralympics in Rio.

Day in the Life: Sports Department Manager

Day in the Life: Sports Department Manager

Find out what our Sports Department gets up to arranging team travel to global events across the World. Everything from starting to work on events 2 years out, to ensuring a pole vault makes it to the track. It’s a varied role for sure!

Don’t lose out by not using a TMC

Don’t lose out by not using a TMC

If you heavily invest in corporate and group travel each year there are significant efficiencies that can be attained from appointing a TMC which would lead to substantial benefits. From our experience here’s where we believe a TMC could, and should, add value to your travel programme and your wider organisation.

Pandemic legacy leaves travel management companies expertise in high demand

With sporting and music events returning with a vengeance in 2022, Travel Places Managing Director, Matt Warren, shares how everyday operations have changed for travel management companies (TMC) in these sectors, with duty of care, welfare, contingency planning and...

Travel Places MD, Matt Warren, announced as judge at Leaders in Sport Awards

Travel Places Managing Director, Matt Warren, has been announced as a judge at this year's Leaders in Sport Awards, run by the premium conference and content platform for the professional world of sport. Returning for its seventh year, the Leaders awards recognise the...

Travel Places goes Carbon Neutral

We are proud to announce that Travel Places has become carbon neutral, offsetting our emissions for 2021, financing a Gold Standard Biomass Energy Conservation in Malawi. As we continue to strive forward to reduce our carbon footprint, offsetting is allowing us to...

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