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Travel money tips and holiday hacks for the savvy traveller

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Get summer holiday ready with our essential’s checklist

With summer hols fast approaching, make sure you’re holiday ready with our checklist. We’ve listed the top essentials to prepare before you start packing your suitcase.

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Our guide to the top destinations in Europe for the bank holidays this Easter

Thinking about booking a last-minute trip abroad this Easter? We’ve picked out some of the best European breaks, whatever your budget.

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Top ten tips for staying safe whilst shopping online

This year, an estimated 1.92 billion people worldwide purchased goods online. However, cybercriminals are becoming more sophisticated than ever. To keep our customers safe, we’ve put together these top ten tips to help you stay secure on your next online shopping spree.

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Europe’s best budget ski breaks for beginners to experts

With Christmas a distant memory and Spring still weeks away, thoughts inevitably turn to holidays in the sun. And despite the doom and gloom of the evening news, now is in fact a great time to book. With the pound’s recent rally and all kinds of uncertainty around life beyond...

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5 Reasons to stay home this Christmas

This Friday marks the winter solstice, aka the longest night of the year, with unsettled weather forecast across much of the country. As we wrap presents and peel spuds, gazing out the window at the wind and the rain, we could be forgiven for considering a last-minute getaway...

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5 Steps To Prepare For The Trip Of A Lifetime

Planning the trip of a lifetime is no small task. For a start, there’s a lot of pressure to make it the best trip ever, so your expectations are going to be set pretty high. Read on for our five steps.

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Spooked by the Haka?

Travelling school sports tours are less frequent than they used to be. There’s much more responsibility on the travelling staff. But it’s the kids who miss out. Fortunately for Halliford School, their sports department and parents encourage the like.

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A-Level results

With A level results landing this week, the planned path may no longer be possible and so other considerations, even left field ones, quickly come into the mix.

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Top 10 Travel Apps

Tim Wiggins, Isle of Wight born, started as a mountain biker, before shifting to rowing with Ryde Rowing Club and finally at university came back to the bike and hasn't looked back since.

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Nearest ATMs to the Seven Wonders of the World

Chosen by over 100 million votes, the New Seven Wonders of the World can be reeled off at pub quiz's and school exams across the UK. We've researched, via the Mastercard ATM locator, how many and where the nearest ATMs are in location to the Seven Wonders.