Cassidy Travel Give Their Top Travel Tips and Trends for 2022

Cassidy Travel has begun to feel a shift now in bookings as the world starts to get back to normal. There are certain trends beginning to become more common with holiday goers, so they decided to shine some light on these new trends.

Cassidy Travel’s Top Tips and Trends for 2022


Book Early

Especially if your travel dates are fixed. With a prediction of 10-15% fewer seats around Europe this year due to demand, it’s never too early to book for this summer.

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Be Flexible

Avoid peak times if possible. Consider going on your summer holiday in May, June or September rather than July or August. Going on a short break? Travel mid-week if you can to avail of the best prices and availability.

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Check Covid 19 Restrictions

Make sure to check the restrictions in your destination country – as we are all well aware, Covid 19 restrictions can change quickly and often. Keep an eye on your destination documentation requirements also. Most countries still require proof of vaccination/booster or negative PCR/Antigen test results.

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Make Sure Your Covered

Travel Insurance is essential! Remember to take out insurance at the same time you book to make sure you’re covered.

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If you’re excited to travel in 2022, check your passport expiration date now. If you need to apply for or renew your passport for a 2022 trip, you’ll want to get that application into the passport office straight away!

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Experiential Travel

Cassidy Travel’s expert events and sports teams are reporting increasing popularity in event-based holiday bookings. From concert packages like Ed Sheeran and Coldplay to sporting events such as Formula 1, Six Nations, Golf Masters and Premier League, experiential holidays are definitely on the rise.

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Bucket List Travel

With many people forgoing their holidays over the past 2 years and consequently having more savings in the bank, luxury and adventure trips are also becoming increasingly popular. Whether it’s a luxury cruise around the Caribbean, a honeymoon in the Maldives or a Kenyan Safari, the Irish have their minds on something extra special in 2022.

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Extended Family Holidays

Cassidy Travel is seeing a lot more multi-generational family holiday bookings as people enjoy time with their families after so much time apart. Villa holidays are perfect for large groups. Cassidy Travel can help you to find your ideal villa in the right destination for you whether you want to experience a new country for the first time or return to an old favourite holiday haunt.

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Check Out New Routes

There are some good flight and hotel deals on new routes from Ireland – and some incentive prices – including Madeira, Sardinia, Santorini, Cyprus, and also Jersey.


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