Tag Archives: OPC

Cinnamon Marketing selling Club Vesta memberships in Tenerife

Several timeshare consumers who were approached in Tenerife over the past months have brought the company Cinnamon Marketing to our attention. Initially they were stopped in the streets and given a scratch card by a so-called OPC. As we know, … Continue reading

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Orbit Travel mentioned in report published by the Swedish Consumer Office

The Swedish ECC Office, “Konsument Europa” has published lately a report about the complaints received so far in the year 2015. They have done a summary of the issues about which they received most complaints, which are, Flights, Car Rental, … Continue reading

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The image of Gran Canaria badly damaged on the German Television

The second mayor TV Station in Germany, the ZDF, went to Gran Canaria for their holiday program called “Hello Germany” to film all things that can go wrong on your Holidays to the island. Among these “holiday nightmares” they included … Continue reading

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Victim of Orbit Travel reports alleged fraud to the police in Germany

A German consumer who recently bought the product of Orbit Travel after sitting through a lengthy sales presentation in Arguineguín, Gran Canaria, has reported alleged fraud to the German Police. Once he went home and carefully analysed what happened on … Continue reading

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Newsletter May 2015 – What if we end up in a Bogus Holiday Club Presentation?

Yes, it is the time of the year again where we can see it coming… the unfortunate stories of holidaymakers who attend Bogus Holiday Club Presentations and end up buying into a dubious membership, DVD’s or holiday credits they don’t … Continue reading

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The company wanted a decision before we left their office!

It’s now or never! If you leave the office, you will lose your chance! … Is what you probably have heard, if you have been attending a promotional sales presentation from a fraudulent company. Fraudulent companies have their clear aim … Continue reading

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Newsletter June 2014 – Useful tips if you are going to be attending a Holiday Presentation

Summer is here, which means that there will be millions of people worldwide taking a long deserved break.  During these holidays it is possible you will find yourself in a presentation for a Holiday Club. These presentations might have been … Continue reading

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Go Compass, the latest “trick” of Voyager Travel / Lifestyle Holidays

The case of Voyager Travel / Lifestyle Holidays certainly does not cease to surprise us. After the police raid in the offices of Voyager Travel / Lifestyle Holidays in July last year, there was a time it looked like they … Continue reading

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Realistix Solutions the Discount Holiday Software.

In the past weeks we have received several inquiries about a company called Realistix Solutions or Realistix Web Browser that is selling software for online discounted Holidays. Consumers are approached on the streets of Tenerife by a nice man or … Continue reading

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Voyager Travel and Lifestyle Holiday under the spotlight in Swedish blog.

Yet again Voyager Travel and Lifestyle Holidays is brought to the attention of Holiday Makers in Gran Canaria due to their activities on the streets and presentations at the Club Puerto Atlántico. As you can see these companies not only … Continue reading

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Impact Services, a new Discount Holiday Club pitched through OPC’s in Tenerife

A new holiday club has been brought to our attention by the name of Impact Services. Impact Services uses OPC’s in the streets of Tenerife to bring consumers to their sales deck in order to present them with this holiday … Continue reading

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Actúan con engaño en nombre de la Oficina de Turismo de Gran Canaria

¿Qué haría Usted si tuviera una empresa de gran prestigio, con un producto excelente, con una gran marca reconocida y detectara que otra empresa, de dudosa legalidad, estuviera utilizando el buen nombre de mi empresa, sin su permiso; es más, … Continue reading

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