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Is it a good time to buy a property abroad?

The lockdown period saw a rise in online enquiries for buying property abroad. Could this be an optimal time to buy an international property? Or does the risk outweigh the potential opportunity?

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Travel Money in Switzerland

If you're heading off to Switzerland soon, read our Travel Money in Switzerland checklist, which will tell you everything you need to know about sourcing, spending and enjoying currency in Switzerland.

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3 Ways Booking Your Holiday Now Could Help You Stick to Your Budget

When it comes to booking time away, many of us will often rely on those last-minute deals to make some savvy savings. But what if we told you that actually booking your out-of-season holiday now could deliver even greater savings and help you stick within your holiday budget?

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Tips for a stress free holiday without the kids

Half term is officially here, which typically provides the perfect respite from a busy work schedule. However, as I’m sure we’ve all experienced, half term can also make holiday havens turn into destinations to be avoided, if you are looking for a bit of peace and quiet....

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Travel money in Japan

If you're heading off to Japan soon, read our Travel Money in Japan checklist, which will tell you everything you need to know about sourcing, spending and enjoying currency in Japan.

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If you don't like saving holiday money, don't read this

Holidays are generally the highlight of everyone’s year – a time to retreat away from the 9-5, daily commute and other life chores. But planning a trip away can bring a lot of stress too. Many people are left questioning what is the most effective way to budget for a holiday?...

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Your 2020 holiday calendar: The best travel destinations for every month

The dreaded January blues are hitting all of us UK residents now; Christmas is over, skies are grey, and everyone is severely lacking in Vitamin D. We’ve put together a month by month calendar of the best destinations to visit around the world, ranging from more budget...

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Don’t get caught out – unusual etiquette around the world

What is considered a social ‘norm’ or correct etiquette will change dependent on where you are in the world, or where you were brought up. Caxton have done some research into some of the most unusual etiquettes and laws around the world to be aware of whilst on your travels.

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How to double your annual leave in 2020

The Christmas and New Year season is officially over, which for most of us means back to the daily routine and 9-5. Many people are already desperately planning their next holiday or thinking about how quickly they can schedule their next annual leave. With the average Brit...

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Extend your dry January and bag a ‘free holiday’ with the money saved

Now that the Christmas and New Year party season is out of the way, it’s not uncommon for people to give alcohol a break for a while as part of their New Year’s resolution, and some now opt for a ‘dry January.' Not only is this self-imposed drinking ban good for your health,...