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Inefficient packing has cost Brits £619 million in excess luggage fees



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL, THE DAY SHOW October 25, 2017


  This is money wasted on items not even used on holiday   With the holiday season approaching and a lot of us travelling, or planning travel, new research into packing habits has revealed Brits are officially a natio...

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Around the World in £80: Study reveals how far it will take you!



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST October 24, 2017


  Budapest top for a pint of beer  Tokyo and Reykjavik named least affordable  Cardiff beats out London and Edinburgh for domestic affordability Berlin best value for museums    Holidaymakers hav...

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Historic York to be "China Welcome" by 2018



CHINA , UK, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST October 23, 2017


York's historic Shambles shopping area, where some signs are in Mandarin (Pic: Visit Britain) York is hoping to be “China Welcome” by 2018. Staff at the cities visitor attractions will be trained to help make trips ...

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Half term on a budget: Family days out for under £100



EDUCATION, UK, LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST October 22, 2017


This week is the start of October half term, but with the summer holidays barely out of sight, cash-strapped parents across the UK will be wondering how they are going to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays. ...

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Didi-backed Taxify in uncertain position in London



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK, TRAVEL October 19, 2017


Innovative global firms have been barred from doing business. Photo credit - Pixabay   Taxify's London operation was (and remains) temporarily suspended.   Taxify, an Estonian Uber rival which has received backing fr...

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