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Two Dollar pound attracts US visitors

It seems UK Christmas shoppers are being lured by impending prospect of the British Pound reaching the two dollar level – an important psychological barrier for shoppers. According to reports the favourable exchange rates are driving a flood of visitors … Continue reading

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Online holidays deals ‘misleading’

According to the UK’s Trading Standards Institute (TSI) many companies offering cheap holidays online are ‘misleading’ customers with their vacation prices. Holiday firms have been accused of applying hidden charges via compulsory extras such as taxes and fuel supplements, and … Continue reading

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Online spanish lessons

If you’re going on holiday in a Spanish speaking country and you want to learn a little of the local language before you go, Guardian Travel are offering free Spanish lessons from their website. There are four lessons available from … Continue reading

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Mobile phone woes

I bought a Sony Eriksson W500i mobile when on my travels at Dubai ariport. It was on a 9 hour stopover from Capetown to Antalya in Turkey and I was bored and could believe how cheap the prices were so … Continue reading

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Free travel guides from Air Berlin

Air Berlin are offering free travel guides in Adobe Pdf format for the tourist destinations of: Almeria Amsterdam Antalya Athens Barcelona Belfast Berlin Bournemouth Budapest Catania Cologne Copenhagen Crete Dresden Faro Glasgow Hamburg Helsinki Ibiza Lamezia Terme Leipzig Lisbon London … Continue reading

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