Q We would like to tour around Spain, in our own car, staying in paradors. We want to pre-book - what is the best way to do this?
Sue Wright, Worcester
Q We live in Spain but were stranded in the UK in 2010 because of the ash cloud. We had to return by ferry and plane from Santander to Alicante. We also incurred extra costs in the UK. Can we claim from Ryanair?
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Travellers can now theoretically claim compensation for delays dating back to 2005
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