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Travel money tips and holiday hacks for the savvy traveller

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Caxton Team

Like last year, Easter celebrations will be somewhat different this year due to the ongoing pandemic and the lockdown restrictions that come with it; however this week has seen some rules ease. With this in mind we wanted to take a look at the Government’s lockdown roadmap to see what you can do to make the most of the break.

Caxton Team

How to keep the kids entertained at home this half term

As we continue our time in lockdown, it’s become increasingly difficult to keep the kids entertained at home. But, once you start thinking outside the box, there are a lot of available resources that we can make good use of.

Travel Money Tips

Will Brexit affect buying property and living abroad?

Whilst no one truly knows exactly what’s in store for the UK or EU property market and how this will affect British buyers, here’s what a post-Brexit real estate landscape is looking like at present:

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How to make the most of your annual leave in 2021

Here's how to maximise the bank holidays throughout 2021 to double your annual leave.

Caxton Team

How to stay safe online

We are now a nation that is functioning online; from shopping for essentials, home schooling the kids, keeping in shape or communicating with our loved ones - which is why it’s never been more important to pay attention to our safety and security online.

Travel Advice

The best European cities to visit in 2021

We surveyed 15,000 Caxton customers to find out how this potential vaccine has impacted their perspective on travel. We found that a whopping 73% of people now feel more comfortable travelling in 2021. This newfound hope has got us thinking about some European destinations to put on our bucket-list for next year. Here’s the cities that made our top 4:

Travel Money Tips

How to save money when working from home this winter

There are ways to save money this winter when working from home; here’s our top tips:

Currency Market

Travel Money in Austria

If you're travelling to Austria soon, read our Travel Money in Austria checklist, which will tell you everything you need to know about sourcing, spending and enjoying currency in Austria.

Travel Advice

What does the tier system mean for UK holidays this half term?

The UK have imposed a tier system to help control the spread of coronavirus. Here’s our handy guide on what each tier restrictions mean, and how to still enjoy a holiday this half term:

Travel Experiences

Where to celebrate Halloween in the UK

There are still plenty of UK-based activities that will get you into the spooky spirit this Halloween: