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Travel Dreams and No Money: What to Do

Frontier | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Do you ever go through moments of wanderlust when you just sit there and stare into the open space picturing yourself somewhere far away? Most people have.

Housesitting: A How-to Guide

Roberta Verdant | Posted 06.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Roberta Verdant

In today's blog I'm going to cover a few points about housesitting. I'll address the questions I'm most commonly asked and provide some basic pointers and additional tips.

10 Best Value Destinations From Around the World | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Want to travel to the corners of the world without breaking the bank? These 10 destinations might be just the ticket. Selected due to their value for money and favourable hotel reputation, these towns, cities and national parks will not disappoint.

What Month Is Cheapest to Book Your Summer Holiday?

Sarah Willingham | Posted 31.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Willingham

Should we be spending even MORE money straight after the festive season on so-called 'bargain holiday offers' or is there a savvier time to be booking our holidays? Could we in fact be saving hundreds of pounds by waiting? Well, the answer is a resounding YES!

Stretch Your Money: Charming and Affordable Autumn City Breaks in Europe | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Autumn is a great time of year for a holiday. The winter weather hasn't set in yet, and most European destinations are significantly cheaper than they are during the summer months. Whether you're looking for an affordable weekend break this autumn, or a long autumn holiday that won't cost you an arm and a leg, why not visit one of these charming and affordable cities?

Top Tips for Saving Money on a Cruise

John MacLachlan | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
John MacLachlan

Cruise lines are a highly competitive industry and, for the most part, they follow similar patterns within their itineraries, so price and amenities are a big deal! Essentially, there are two major areas where you can save money on a cruise ship; booking and on-board amenities.

Get Home for Christmas: Cheaper Train Fares

David V.H. Ellis | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
David V.H. Ellis

Even if the entire country manages to avoid a flood, getting home this Christmas is going to be difficult. It always is; what we need is some sort of sled on skies that's pulled by a magical flying mammal with antlers... sadly, there's a rotund gentleman in Lapland with a patent on that.

Whoever Gets the West Coast Mainline, Driving Will Still be Cheaper (Unless You Live in Birmingham)

Sean O'Meara | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sean O'Meara

We have an outrageously expensive rail network in the UK. Regardless of which franchisee operates the West Coast Mainline, this is unlikely to change any time soon. In fact, unless you are lucky enough to be able to book in advance, it's often cheaper to take the car.

Cheap and Chic Places to Stay in London for the Olympics 2012

Erica Crompton | Posted 19.09.2012 | Home
Erica Crompton

Here's a quick guide to three great places to stay in central London during the Olympics...