Published on Friday, March 18, 2011
TravelMole receives hundreds of emails a day and, to be honest, many go straight into the trash.
Alongside the usual offers of Viagra and requests for urgent funds to be transferred, we hear from people all over the world, wanting to tell us about their new holistic spa or their new tuk tuk tour.
Sometimes there is no travel connection whatsoever.
But this week we received the strangest email request of all and thought it only fair to share it with you:
My name is Edward Girdwood, I'm making inquiry of my English Bulldog puppies if they can be advertise for sell on your newspaper classifieds advert on the Pet or Livestock Section. Below is the Text i will want you to Input in your box:
ENGLISH BULLDOG PUPPIES FOR SALE.1 MALE AND 1 FEMALE.I'm ready to ship to you anywhere in the UK.
Move scroll bar (above) left to right for more videos!
The recent insolvency of Low Cost Travel Group, one of the large players in the travel industry had a big impact on the travelers, hotels and all related players from both wholesale & retail arms. There were about 27,000 people on a holiday who had booked through the company comprised of a €200 million wholesale arm and €500 million OTA / retail arm.