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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.

Travel Experiences

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.

Travel Money Tips

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.

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Australia’s hidden gems

When planning a trip down under, cities like Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns have long dominated the tourist scene. Caxton helps you go off the beaten track, with five lesser known (but no less beautiful) destinations you must see when visiting Australia’s East coast.