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Avoid the crowds: Here's some alternative UK holiday destinations to visit this year

We’re here to show you that you can still get your holiday fix this summer AND avoid the crowds. Here’s some alternative UK holiday destinations to think about:

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How to plan for a UK mini-break

The recent easing of UK lockdown measures has left us all yearning for a holiday, with many people eager to enjoy a UK mini-break this summer. Planning for a UK staycation is a lot easier than an international holiday, here’s why:

Travel Experiences

5 unforgettable Airbnbs in the UK

The UK government announcement this week has sparked optimism in us all for a holiday this summer. We’ve been looking at some of the most impressive Airbnbs in the UK - here’s our top 5:

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Why you should use a prepaid travel card after the Coronavirus pandemic

Since this strain of the Coronavirus appeared on our radars early 2020, it’s been changing the way we perceive the world - even down to consumer spending habits. Now, it’s even more important to use a prepaid travel card when spending abroad - here’s why:

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Will we be able to go on holiday this year?

With the UK easing its lockdown regulations and many European countries beginning to open their doors to tourists again, it’s left us wondering when we will be able to holiday again. Us Brits are yearning for a summer holiday - so we’ve created your post-COVID19 holiday guide...

Travel Experiences

How to pretend you’re on holiday, at home

Many of us will have our travels cancelled or postponed this year, but that doesn’t need to stop you from getting into the holiday feeling. Here’s how to pretend you’re on holiday, despite being stuck at home:

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7 places in the UK that will make you feel like you’re abroad

This lockdown has got the Caxton Team thinking about the beauty of our home turf - and some of the hotspots that we should consider visiting, when the non-essential travel ban is lifted. Here’s the 7 places in the UK that will make you feel like you’re abroad:

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Where shall we go first once the non-essential travel ban has been lifted?

One of the only ways we are going to get through this period of isolation is by circulating hope and optimism for what’s on the other side. We need to stay motivated and remember that this is all temporary; we will explore the world again. So why don’t we put this spare...

World News

How to keep the kids entertained at home

As we continue in quarantine, it’s become increasingly difficult to keep the kids entertained at home. Keeping young minds active during this period indoors may seem like an impossible task, but once you start thinking outside the box, there are a lot of available resources...

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Working from home? Here’s how to get your travel fix straight from your sofa

With more of us working from home and practising social distancing - going on holiday can seem a faraway fantasy.  But, we’re here to tell you that it doesn’t have to be the case! Here’s how to quench your thirst for travel, despite being stuck on your sofa: