An Elegant Night In A Country Manor Worth £400 For £86.. Rather Good!

An Elegant Night In A Country Manor Worth £400 For £86.. Rather Good!

Summer has come to England, so why not enjoy it at Chicheley Hall, a stunning Grade I listed mansion, regarded as one of the finest examples of early 18th Century architecture. The current hall dates back to the 1700’s and is truly impressive and has unsurprisingly been used to film parts of Pride and Prejudice, … Continue reading An Elegant Night In A Country Manor Worth £400 For £86.. Rather Good!

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5 Reasons To Ditch The Long-Haul Flights

5 Reasons To Ditch The Long-Haul Flights

There is romance and excitement in flying long-haul. Who doesn’t like the thought of being a million miles from home and escaping from day-to-day- drudgery of life? But long journeys, unfamiliar food and changing time zones are stressful to humans, be it our psyche or our physical health. To stay healthy, your body will thank … Continue reading 5 Reasons To Ditch The Long-Haul Flights

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Are You Being Spied On In Your Hotel Room? (& How To Check)

Are You Being Spied On In Your Hotel Room? (& How To Check)

Your hotel room may look innocent enough, but how do you know that you are not being spied on? View From The Wing is one of my favourite travel bloggers and he has published a cracker of a post about what to look for, to find out if you are being spied on. I couldn’t … Continue reading Are You Being Spied On In Your Hotel Room? (& How To Check)

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Free Flight Upgrade? All You Need Is A letter!

Free Flight Upgrade? All You Need Is A letter!

Isn’t that the dream? Being bumped up to Business Class for free? Well, a super-sweet letter might just be your answer! Earlier this year, nine-year-old Jasper Francis wrote a letter to Jetstar airlines asking if he could fly Business Class (as reported by Business Insider). The letter melted the hearts of the airline’s staff so … Continue reading Free Flight Upgrade? All You Need Is A letter!

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Nasty Secret You Didn’t Know About Using ATMs Abroad

Nasty Secret You Didn't Know About Using ATMs Abroad

You may have noticed that whenever you use your card abroad, most POS machines and ATMs can automatically pick up the country where your card has been issued (e.g. UK). Once it has figured out that your card is ‘foreign’, the machine assumes that you don’t hold the currency and will offer you a seemingly … Continue reading Nasty Secret You Didn’t Know About Using ATMs Abroad

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New British Airways A320 Neo: Where Has My Central Table Gone?

New British Airways A320 Neo: Where Has My Central Table Gone?

British Airways flew it’s first brand new A320neo aircraft, brand new from Airbus, this week. The new Economy seats are thin and don’t recline. The “new” Business Class seats are in fact the old design of reclining economy seats. But crucially, they will not have the middle seat shelf between the seats, like those you … Continue reading New British Airways A320 Neo: Where Has My Central Table Gone?

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Ice 1 Trips: Explore Epic Glaciers, Dramatic Waterfalls & Volcanoes

Ice 1 Trips: Explore Epic Glaciers, Dramatic Waterfalls & Volcanoes

Epic glaciers, dramatic waterfalls, volcanoes, geysers, hot springs and lava fields, I can only really be describing one country; the unique Nordic island of Iceland. It’s one of those places where you really need to take a tour to see the very best of the landscape and the best way to tour is surely in … Continue reading Ice 1 Trips: Explore Epic Glaciers, Dramatic Waterfalls & Volcanoes

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A Week In The Caribbean For Less Than $300? Yes Please!

A Week In The Caribbean For Less Than $300? Yes Please!

If you need some sunshine but your budget doesn’t stretch far enough, why not get 5 of your closest friends to split the cost of a week in this fabulous villa currently up for grabs for $1,596 in our travel auction. That’s under $300 per person!. This stay is valued at approximately $4,200 USD / … Continue reading A Week In The Caribbean For Less Than $300? Yes Please!

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Don’t Miss Out! 20 Amazing Deals To Upgrade Your Summer

Don't Miss Out! 20 Amazing Deals To Upgrade Your Summer

Here is a quick roundup of the 10 best travel deals this week. The first set of bargains are all the items ending in our travel auction this week. For those that don’t know, our travel auctions are unique one-off items which are auctioned directly on behalf of the hotel or tour operator. You can … Continue reading Don’t Miss Out! 20 Amazing Deals To Upgrade Your Summer

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Overwater Bungalows? Private Beach? A New Four Seasons To Get Excited About!

Overwater Bungalows? Private Beach? A New Four Seasons To Get Excited About!

If you have been looking for a Four Seasons hotel with overwater bungalows and a private beach, but think the Madives are a pain to get to, then the new Four Seasons Belize may just be the most exciting new hotel launch in a while. Situated on a private island named Caye Chape, with an … Continue reading Overwater Bungalows? Private Beach? A New Four Seasons To Get Excited About!

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