20 Unmissable World Events for 2019

Travel January 2, 2019
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Day tripping in Osaka: 10 places every traveller should visit

Our guest columnist today is Abby Whitmer. Abby is a free-spirited blogger who wants to "see the whole world". When she's not blogging, she's training for the Appalachian Trail (check it out). As a lover of Asia and Japan, Abby was the…
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Four great mobile apps for travellers in 2017

The era of traditional travel agents sitting in a brick and mortar shop has almost become a myth for today’s generation. The mobile generation is entirely influenced by the ease and control availed by mobility services. While there’s an app…
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Cycling through Eastern Europe: places you have to visit

Since Bradley Wiggins won the Tour de France, cycling's popularity in the UK has surged. So much so that people are even getting on their bikes to go on holiday! Chloe Smith is a business consultant, part-time writer and cycling enthusiast…
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Winter in Sydney: a guide for trend-setters

Richard in the office just returned from two weeks in Sydney without a tan. People were shocked. People were disappointed. But they needn't have been, because unlike Antarctica and snow, and unlike Manchester and the rain (just a joke), it’s…
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What are the factors that move the foreign exchange market?

Because we know he’s a sucker for a challenge, we recently asked our Head of Trading to sum up why the Foreign Exchange markets move... in one sentence! Greg’s “you’re crazy” look, was quickly replaced by a determined furrow of the brow…
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9 things you’re unlikely to hear on a budget flight…

Budget airlines are great. They make our holidays cheaper and our choice greater. There isn't much to complain about. But complain we do. We had a bit of fun in the office this week coming up with lines you're unlikely…
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3 London markets that every traveller should visit

Maybe it's because I'm not from these parts. Maybe it's because I've seen two unlikely childhood heroes of mine (The Artful Dodger and Peggy Mitchell) at their happiest in amongst the bustle. Or maybe it's just because I like a…
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What is WeSwap? An introduction in pictures.

Still unsure about what WeSwap is? This nifty graphic is here to help explain the basics of WeSwap to friends, family... or yourself if you need a little re-cap! Have a read through, sign up for a free card , and…
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