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Get £15 Of FREE Uber Credit With Broke In London

First time users can now make their journeys even cheaper By Steph Dye (follow Steph on Twitter: @HelloIAmSteph) Thanks to Uber, gone are the days when you would have to make sure you have cash, stand in line at taxi rank offices or pay expensive black cab prices when booking a...
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Sadiq Khan Is Putting £770M Into London’s Cycle Schemes

London’s about to get a whole lot more cycle-friendly… By Steph Dye (follow Steph on Twitter: @HelloIAmSteph) In general, (if we forget about the debacle that is Southern Trains for a second) London’s transport is generally on the up. The night tube is FINALLY up and running on four lines, there...
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Budget Travel Guide: Travelling by Land Across Europe

Travel through Europe without taking a single plane! By Sophia Moss (follow Sophia on Twitter: @EndlessMoss) Many people are put off the idea of travelling for two reasons: A) they think it’ll be too expensive and they just don’t have the money, B) they don’t like planes and they think this will limit...
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Top 5 London Taxi Apps

London Taxi apps to download now… By Kelly Henderson (follow Kelly on Twitter @kellythekiwi) Standing outside in the rain, waiting to flag down an available taxi is a thing of the past. You can now choose your price, the type of car you want to ride in and find out...
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Travelling to London Gatwick Airport

The cheapest ways to get to Gatwick airport Finally it’s holiday time! Okay, in all honesty, this post was supposed to be up some weeks earlier, for you to have more time to plan in advance but it still can be helpful. Anyway, back to the article, it’s holiday time...
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Oyster Cards Vs. Contactless Cards

Contactless Cards or Oyster Pay as You Go? By Joshua Neil One of the best, cheapest and easiest ways to get around in London is by train: and one of the most essential things you’ll need is a travel card. On the surface, Oyster and Contactless cards both seem to...
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5 Tips for Effective Lift-Sharing in London

Save money and make connections by lift-sharing By Liftshare ( Guest blog post) Transport budgets are essential in London, because whether you live out in Zone 5 or you’re based centrally, the Tube, Boris Bikes, taxis and car travel are synonymous with living in the capital. Alone, these costs may...
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Car Sharing in London

Get a travel buddy! by Kelly Henderson (follow Kelly on Twitter: @kellythekiwi) Car sharing sites (also known as carpooling or lift-sharing) connect drivers who have empty seats with people who are looking for a ride.  The concept is simple, cost effective and great for the environment. Here’s the basics: How does car sharing...
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Two Together Railcard

1/3 discount with National Rail’s new railcard By Manolis Zografakis In case you haven’t heard, National Rail has launched the ‘Two Together Railcard” for couples or people aged 16 and above who travel together. National Rail’s Two Together railcard takes 1/3 off the cost of most rail tickets (many Standard and First Class...
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Get a Refund through Tube Refund

Tube Refund allows you to claim a refund on delayed Tube, DLR and Overground journeys How many times have you waited and waited for the tube, overground, or DLR to pass? A dozen of times probably.. The good news is that there is a great app for iPhone, Android and Blackberry called Tube Refund that...
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