How to access money when travelling

Between the different cards and the different fees, deciding how to access your money overseas can be overwhelming. Here's some advice to give you a hand.

Preventing pain on the plane

The holiday season is upon us, which for some means jetting off around the world for a well-earned break.

How to get a room upgrade

Have you ever wondered how some people manage to get free upgrades, while you’re stuck with the budget accommodation you booked?

Seven Jedi mind tricks to help you haggle like a pro anywhere in the world

Haggling for goods and souvenirs is one of the joys of traveling. Whether you’re buying spices and silk in India, rugs in Morocco, or towels in Turkey, market culture is part of the experience, and you want the best goods for the best price. If you're an expert bargainer or a newbie, these seven Jedi mind tricks from negotiating guru and Black Swan CEO Chris Voss will up your bargaining game and get you the price you want.

Pets popular holiday companions

Taking a pet away on holiday is one thing, but would you send your furry or feathered friend a postcard if you left them at home?

Top tips on travelling cheap

Travel is a great way to expand your horizons, but it can get very expensive very quickly if you don't keep track of what you’re spending. To help you out, here is how you can afford the trip you've always wanted without breaking the bank.