Travel Tips

Travel Tips
When we did the Annapurna Circuit in Nepal, someone almost died. Our friend, a trainee doctor, saved a guys life who was extremely sick from the altitude. The door to his room in the guestho...
Travel Tips
When it comes to travel safety and security, most people are largely concerned about keeping personal items safe. We all worry about our phones, cameras and wallets, and usually take precaut...
Travel Tips
So you’ve booked to go travelling. Now you are rearing to head off on your big adventure. In the back of your mind, you are a little scared though. What if something bad happens? How c...
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Travelling is great, in fact it is bloody fantastic! However, unfortunately sometimes things go wrong and when that happens it can feel pretty crap. Missed flight connections can cause you h...
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You know those ATMs in pubs or corner shops in the UK that charge you sh*t loads to take your money out? You tend to avoid them am I right? Well, when travelling many ATMs do this. You can e...
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Although travel can give you a break from real life, many of you won’t catch a break from mother nature’s monthly gift, even when you are in a far flung place having the time of your lif...
Travel Tips , Travel Water Filters
A travel water filter needs to be the right type for you and remove the nasties that make you sick. Guess what? Most water filters for travelling (even the famous ones!) do not take out viru...
Travel Tips , Travel Water Filters
Should you get a Lifestraw or a Sawyer travel water filter? How about neither? Some popular water filters didn’t make our top 5 travel water filters and you might be wondering why, wel...
Travel Tips , Travel Water Filters
First things first, one of the best ways to avoid getting sick whilst travelling is to get a travel water filter. We recommend these 5 travel water filters. However, you might not be able to...
Travel Tips , Travel Water Filters
There are heap loads of travel water filters on the market. Some travel water filters are great, others often don’t filter out viruses or heavy metals. As we like to say, a good travel...
Travel Tips
Having a bad credit card when travelling means you could waste a load of money. We all make mistakes when it comes to travel money, but don’t give your bank easy money when you donR...
Travel Tips
I am part of loads of travel forums and I can’t even recall how many times I’ve seen someone posting on these forums – stressed out, distraught and upset that they can̵...
Travel Tips
When shopping around for a travel credit or debit card, so many people focus on irrelevant or the wrong things. Or get swayed by sexy marketing. Not actually sexy, it’s still banking, ...
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What if you could get rid of the pain of managing both a debit and a credit card whilst travelling? You can do this with a Curve card.   But is a combined debit and credit card too good...
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A few years back, I experienced a terms and conditions change on my bank card and had to spend £600 (almost $800) on international bank fees over 6 months of travelling.   Foreign trav...
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When you think of the best travel credit cards, do you automatically think of credit card reward schemes? Many people do. But credit card reward schemes might not be as good for travel as th...
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Adventure awaits! You’ve booked to go somewhere exotic and you are excitedly packing your bags. Are you debating getting pre-paid cards or travellers cheques? Well, you might be bette...
Travel Tips
Loads of travel blogs advise on which is the best travel debit card. But I’ve found many of them to be inaccurate, no good and in need of input from someone who gets finance.   Th...
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Which mistakes are you making when it comes to travel money? These could be costing you big time. Don’t throw your money down the drain. You could be spending it on MORE travelling, wh...
Travel Tips
We are here to help you become more travel money savvy. Everyone makes silly mistakes when it comes to travel money. So we’ve created the comprehensive Ultimate Travel Money Guide to h...