What food can you take in and out of the UK?

food in suitcase

So you’ve spent a warm evening wandering around the local markets taking in the air filled with lovely smells of local produce set out across the stalls and being cooked by the street corner vendors and local cafes. Rows of charcuterie, breads, cheeses, fish and bright coloured, strangely shaped fruit and vegetables that you’ve never …

Edinburgh Airport Currency Exchange Rates

Edinburgh Airport Currency Exchange Rates

Despite Edinburgh being the second largest city behind Glasgow in Scotland, Edinburgh Airport actually flies more passengers than Glasgow Airport does. With a growth rate of 11% in total passenger numbers between 2015 and 2016 Edinburgh Airport flies over 12 Million passengers every year. With this many passengers flying in and out of Edinburgh every …

When to take Annual Leave in 2018

Maldives Sunset

Are you already thinking about booking annual leave for your holiday next year? If not, you definitely should be. Based on the way that the bank holidays fall, you should consider going away in May. This will mean you can take twenty-four days off in a row by only using fourteen days of annual leave. Sounds like the perfect opportunity …

A loaf of bread, 5 pairs of socks and 500 euros please

And you could add dry cleaning, picture processing, garden plants and any number of other things to that list, all of which are items available in supermarkets these days. The idea of a self-service grocery store was developed by Clarence Saunders who opened his first Piggly Wiggly store in 1916. It wasn’t until the 1920’s …

‘Hands free’ luggage when flying with easyJet

easyJet flight

EasyJet is introducing a new hand luggage check-in service. This will encourage customers to check-in their hand luggage at the airport baggage desk which will allow the customer to avoid unpacking their bag at security. This is great for those who prefer to travel lightly, as they won’t need to drag cabin luggage around the …