Not every holiday has to be booked through a high street travel agent, as those that are embracing the internet revolution are discovering. It is now possible to arrange accommodation in virtually any country in the world online.
From super luxury holiday homes in the region of Tuscany to backpackers hostels in Australia, it is all just a matter of turning the computer on, and surfing to the appropriate website. Search engines will provide a starting point on which sites are the best ones to use.
When using one of the sites, you will see not only pictures and a description, but quite often, customer reviews as well. This is far better than shopping at a travel agent for your holiday, as they will almost never present customer reviews.
The same theory and process can be applied to finding a flight and car rental as well if needed. Some airlines have become household names, based upon the fact that their fares are so cheap. Sometimes, tickets to European destinations sell for as little as a pound, although taxes may need to be applied.
So, if you are planning your next holiday, sit down and have a think about it first. If you can save fifty, a hundred or even more pounds by booking all the factors online, then it must be classed as worth it indeed.