Category Archives: Online

18 Jan

Keep Calm and Carry On: A Brexit Travel Guide

With May re-entering negotiations after narrowly surviving a no-confidence vote, it looks like a no-deal Brexit, a new-deal Brexit, and a second referendum are all on the table. No one knows for sure how it’s all going to play out, but to help you prepare for every possible outcome, we’ve put together a handy Brexit-proof

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11 Jan

Shifting travel trends as Brits go further to get more for their money

Sales of the Euro were down 6% in 2018, while sales of currency for further afield locations like Egypt, Morocco and Hong Kong soared Consumer travel trends within Europe are also changing, with consumers favouring affordable destinations like Turkey, Romania, and Bulgaria over more expensive alternatives New sales data released by International Currency Exchange (ICE)*

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07 Nov

Foreign currency: How to get the best value for money

Continuously fluctuating, and sometimes unpredictable, exchange rates can be a cause of confusion for many travellers. It’s difficult to know when to buy your foreign currency before an upcoming trip, or where you should get it from. In fact, with Brexit looming, it seems a growing number of people are anxious about their next holiday

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15 Jun

Lost in translation: Do you have a foreign language fail?

  Everyone assumes when they visit a foreign country that there will be some language barriers, but sometimes things really do get lost in translation. To celebrate our love of travel and the language barriers that Brits face when in different countries, we’re on the lookout for some of the funniest translation fails that Brits

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04 Sep

ICE looks into UK’s gap year plans

Have you ever thought about dropping everything and going on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to a far-flung destination? It’s a romantic notion, and one that millions of people across the world are on board with, either saving up a chunk of cash and taking a much longer holiday, or working as they travel. But there is

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01 Aug

You’ve lost your luggage: Now what?

If you are travelling any time soon, you might be pleased to hear that airlines are losing approximately 70% less luggage today than they were 10 years ago. Nevertheless, we all know someone who has lost a bag or two, and those statistics aren’t quite so reassuring when you find yourself waiting by the luggage

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