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Remarkable Journeys

Remarkable Journeys

When people think about holidays, many prioritise the destination over the journey itself, especially when it comes to the stress of long haul flights. Here at Asda Money we’ve taken a look at some of the most remarkable journeys across various parts of the world.

Top 4 Quirky Festivals Around the World

Top 4 Quirky Festivals Around the World

Top 4 Quirky Festivals Around the World

From a huge tomato fight in Spain, to a day dedicated to the dead in Mexico, there are hundreds of quirky and unique festivals which are celebrated around the world. Here at Asda Money, we’ve picked our top 4 which could be worth a visit on your next holiday abroad in 2017.

Has the Real Cost of Christmas Gone Up?

Has the Real Cost of Christmas Gone Up?

Has the Real Cost of Christmas Gone Up?

Christmas certainly doesn’t come cheap, with frugality and financial planning often going out of the window over the festive period, which leads to overspending. Here at Asda Money we’ve looked at some of the reasons why the cost of Christmas has gone up, and the ways you can save for the festive period next year.

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21/12/2016

Fascinating Funeral Traditions Across the World

Fascinating Funeral Traditions Across the World

Fascinating Funeral Traditions Across the World

Many people assume that funerals across the world are similar to the ones held in the UK, when in fact many different countries have their own unique ways of celebrating someone's life. From hanging coffins to jazz funerals, here are some of the most interesting funeral traditions.

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19/12/2016

Spending Christmas Abroad: Where To Go For Something Different

Spending Christmas Abroad: Where To Go For Something Different

Spending Christmas Abroad: Where To Go For Something Different

Spending Christmas in a different country is becoming increasingly popular, whether it’s for the warmer weather, or just for a change of scenery. So here at Asda Money, we’ve chosen some of our favourite alternative destinations to spend Christmas this year.

How to take your Four-Legged Friend on Holiday

How to take your Four-Legged Friend on Holiday

How to take your Four-Legged Friend on Holiday

It’s becoming increasingly popular for people to take their pets on holiday with them, as they find often find it hard to leave them behind and miss them while they’re away. Here at Asda Money, we’ve put together some advice when it comes to taking pets abroad, from vaccinations to pet passports.

New Year’s Eve Traditions Across the World

New Year’s Eve Traditions Across the World

New Year’s Eve Traditions Across the World

Many people assume that New Year’s Eve is celebrated in a similar way to the UK across the world. However, plenty of countries have their own set of unique traditions, so here at Asda Money we’ve looked at some of the most quirky.

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25/11/2016

Top 4 Christmas Season Getaways

Top 4 Christmas Season Getaways

Top 4 Christmas Season Getaways

The festive season is usually spent rushing around buying last minute gifts and getting used to the colder, darker nights creeping in. So it’s no wonder more people are taking a break before the Christmas period gets in full swing. Read about Asda Money’s favourite festive getaway destinations here.

Historical Christmas Markets to Visit this December

Historical Christmas Markets to Visit this December

Historical Christmas Markets to Visit this December

Christmas markets date back to the Late Middle Ages, and have since become a huge part of the festive season across many countries. If you fancy experiencing a Christmas market abroad this year, check out our favourite locations which are packed full of history.