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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.

Travel Advice

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...

Travel Advice

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,...

Currency Market

Travel Money in Norway

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

Travel Advice

The best Christmas presents to buy travellers

The festive time of year is officially upon us, which for most, means scrambling around at the last-minute to buy gifts for your loved ones. If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift for your jet-setter friend, we’ve put together a list of the best Christmas presents to...

Caxton Team

How to stay safe online over the festive period

It’s the festive period, which means mulled wine a plenty, parties and a whole load of Christmas shopping. But with the comfort of Christmas comes complacency, and we often don’t pay as much attention to our safety and security online as we should, which is why we want to...

Travel Money Tips

This simple trick will save you money when spending abroad

Whether you’re planning on heading to the ski slopes for a Christmas holiday or taking a short city break for the new year celebrations, you’ll need to take some spending money; for most of us, that includes our trusty plastic. Understanding the additional cost of DCC and how...

Travel Money Tips

The best UK and European Black Friday travel deals

The biggest day of the year for the retail sector is fast-approaching, with predications that Brits alone will spend £7 billion on Black Friday and Cyber Monday this year. There is an abundance of incredible discounts on offer, making it a prime time to start thinking about...

Currency Market

Travel Money in Oman

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

Travel Experiences

Top 5 most unique hotels in the world

Do you enjoy experiencing the extraordinary things in life and pushing yourself out of your comfort zone?  We’ve picked out the top five most unique hotels in the world that will enable you to do just that.  From sleeping up a 50metre high crane to sharing your breakfast with...