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Is Tenerife Expensive?

Tenerife has something for every traveller and budget. However, the answer is - it depends.

What Is The Strongest Currency In The World?

There are 180 currencies in the world. The strongest one? (Drum roll please...)

How Much Money Should You Take On Holiday?

There are many factors to consider when answering this question.

Is Spending Money on Travel Worth It?

Many agree that travel broadens horizons, recharges people and creates unforgettable memories.

What is the Currency in Corfu?

The local currency in Corfu is the euro (EUR), which uses the currency sign €. Corfu is a...

What is the Currency in Tenerife?

The currency in Tenerife is the euro (EUR), which uses the currency sign €. Tenerife is a part...

5 ways to save money on your next holiday abroad

Cathy Toogood, travel journalist for the likes of The Times, The Telegraph and Independent. With UK...

Where can you actually go on holiday?

Remaining seven countries now removed from the red list

As of 4 am on the 1st of November, all countries are removed from the travel red list, reports...

Countries and territories with approved proof of vaccination

This list can help you determine whether or not you qualify as fully vaccinated when travelling to...

Does the latest travel update affect the tests you need to fly?

Understanding the different testing and quarantine and testing requirements can be a bit of a...

The best COVID test for your holiday - our top five

Weather and cheap flights more important to Brits than COVID rates

When picking a 2021 summer holiday destination.

Covid Update: Changes confirmed to green, amber and red lists

Travel options increase from Sunday 8th August thanks to shifts in the Travel Traffic Light lists.

Double jabbed get summer booster

Summer holidays are officially on for those that have received both vaccinations, in the latest...

Is travelling Green as easy as it sounds?

*Disclaimer, I was lucky enough to visit Portugal during those few short weeks it featured on the...

So it looks like Portugal then

As of May 7th, the new traffic light system was officially announced by the government, but what...

If you’re not sure whether to book your 2021 Summer holiday, read this

‘Revenge Travel’ has taken an early lead in the race to be the most used buzzword of 2021 – and...

Changing travel restrictions – stay safe and know your rights

We were optimistic a few weeks back when travel to Europe re-opened, to find restrictions...

Derailed travel plans? Here are som of our top tips

Holidaymakers are receiving daily news of changing restrictions that may impact their travel plans.

Open Banking enables safe spending abroad for Currensea customers

Consumers are right to be concerned about the safety of their banking and financial services...

Summer travel plans come back into focus

The Foreign Office recently updated its travel guidance, publishing a list of countries which will...

Covid-19 and financial protection for travel plans

Travel has been hit with unprecedented disruption due to the Covid-19 pandemic.