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mobilesabroad
22 Oct

Brits ‘won’t go abroad without mobiles’

69% of British holidaymakers use their mobile throughout their time abroad Holidays are supposed to give people a chance to get away from the stresses and strains of everyday life, but it seems most Britons can’t bear to be separated from their mobile devices even when they’re on holiday abroad. The results of a new

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17 Oct

Turkish Lira top for half term value

What a difference a year makes – Turkish Lira tops for half term value Holiday money rates make October half-term holidays a whole lot cheaper iceplc.com   Families planning a break abroad this October half term will see their holiday spending money go a great deal further compared to last October half term, thanks to

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travelmoneytips
16 Oct

Brits spend more travel money on tips

How generous are you with your tips? Brits who go on holiday abroad are now more likely to spend a bigger proportion of their travel money on tipping staff than they were in 2011, according to a new survey. Sunshine.co.uk surveyed 500 hotel employees across the world and found that Brits in foreign climes have

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walkoffame
15 Oct

App brings stars to life on Walk of Fame

App brings stars to life on Walk of Fame For most a trip to Hollywood is not complete without a stroll along the Walk of Fame. And with more than 2,500 brass stars embedded in the pavement along 15 blocks of Hollywood Boulevard and another three on Vine Street, finding the one honouring a specific

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15 Oct

Top Romantic Weekend Destinations

Paris voted top romantic weekend destination… …but Amsterdam is best for budget conscious couples iceplc.com The romantic weekend break in Europe is often seen as a critical stepping stone when it comes to the early days of a relationship – but rather than opt for the delights of Prague, Vienna or Bruges, it seems most

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Eiffel Tower Glass Floor
13 Oct

Tourists get Eiffel of tower drop

Tourists to get even more of an Eiffel Unveiling of new glass floor at the Eiffel Tower   Visitors to Paris need a good head for heights to go up its iconic Eiffel Tower but a new addition to the attraction calls for even more courage. For many people, no trip to the city would

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Travel Booking - ICE Newsroom
10 Oct

Holiday bookings now child’s play

Booking a holiday is child’s play Foreign travel is second nature to today’s children compared to when their parents’ generation were young – with many youngsters booking the holiday themselves, new research suggests. Around 20% of kids aged between 12 and 16 have ordered a holiday for their family, according to the Thomas Cook poll.

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frozen
08 Oct

Frozen reels in families to Florida

Frozen asset for Florida family holidays People taking foreign family holidays to Florida will soon be able to spend their travel money on a new ride dedicated to the movie Frozen. The 2013 animated film was one of Disney’s most successful all-time hits, taking 1.27 billion dollars (£775.6 million) at cinemas worldwide. The planned attraction

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02 Oct

Brits are Holiday Money Hoarders

Holiday Money Hoarders  |  iceplc.com Almost half of us returning from holiday with foreign currency squirrel it away with a plan to use it for the next trip, rather than bother with the hassle of shopping around for the best exchange rates to convert it back into Sterling.  This is according to a survey of

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LAX Hollywood
01 Oct

ICE at LAX

ICE strikes 7 year deal to provide FX Services at LAX Airport 14 new branches to supply foreign currency to travellers iceplc.com Global foreign exchange and prepaid currency card provider, ICE – International Currency Exchange, has secured one of the most coveted foreign exchange airport contracts in the world. Extending a relationship that has already

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