Myself and four friends have recently returned from a round the world trip booked through STA Travel in Portsmouth. During the trip, STA Travel had failed to correctly book a flight for the four of us from New Zealand to Fiji. We had to seek accommodation for a few days, as it was a weekend and STA Travel were closed in the UK. Eventually we spoke to them on the phone and they charged us £244 each to rebook our flights, and advised us to make a written complaint to claim this money back.
We did complain, and after a lengthy process, where they admitted to the ticketing error,...