People-Powered Surprises

UpgradeMySummer July 1, 2016
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People-Powered Surprises

We founded WeSwap to put power back in the hands of ordinary travellers like you and us. Nobody should be worrying about poor exchange rates when there’s a fantastic pizza menu to deliberate over. So to celebrate, we’re delivering People-Powered…
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Avoiding the Tube: 5 Alternative Ways to Navigate London

Liam, full-time content editor at WeSwap and part-time armchair transport critic, on alternative ways to travel around the capital. As temperatures soared this week, London and its inhabitants almost melted into an apocalypse: Our feet glued themselves to the pavement,…
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Andorra: The Best Budget Ski Trip in Europe

As we’ve said in the past, heading to the slopes pre-peak (November/December) or post-peak (March/April), is a fantastic idea. Andorra, a microstate locked between Spain and France in the Pyrenees mountains, is arguably the best budget ski trip in Europe. Liam,…
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New Zealand All Blacks: 7 Bits of Killer Pub Trivia

The New Zealand All Blacks are the most consistent international sports team in the world. They have topped the IRB rugby rankings continuously since 2006, they boast a staggering 91% win ratio in that time and they also do the Haka.…
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Find Dublin’s Best Pubs… They’re Not in Temple Bar!

To say there are lots and lots of pubs in Dublin would rank somewhere close to “Houston, we have a problem” in the understatement-stakes. Why then, do millions of us flock to the Irish capital every single year and settle in…
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Spending Money in the USA: The Ultimate Guide

From shopping in New York and skiing in Denver, to surfing the Big Sur and sailing the Mississippi - you are able to experience almost anything in the United States of America. But whilst the endless list of possibilities makes for…
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4 Mobile Apps Guaranteed to Improve Your London Life

According to Satista.com, mobile app downloads have now topped 179 billion worldwide. By 2017, that number is expected to rise to over 270 billion. Needless to say, there are already some excellent apps that make London-living more entertaining, enjoyable and stress-free.…
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Top 5 Most Useful Apps For Backpackers

Are you an app-happy traveller? If not, you should be. Some of the most useful apps for backpackers can offer the convenience and money saving benefits to enable people to reach the ends of the earth. This summer, we're offering free…
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