There’s always that one person at the airport who’s laden with enormous bags, boxes, briefcases and sporting equipment. We’ve all been stuck behind someone who takes ages to check in all their items and then haggles over the exorbitant excess baggage fees at the check-in counter. Don’t be that person. Use our guidelines below to […]
There’s always that one person at the airport who’s laden with enormous bags, boxes, briefcases ...
The Australian government announced in the last Budget speech that visa fees will increase on ...
The Australian government has implemented changes to citizenship applications that make it much tougher for ...
Many people fall victim to international money transfer scams. However, with a few simple precautions ...
The Australian government announced in the last Budget speech that visa fees will increase on 1 July 2017. What’s more, visa fees will continue to increase annually thereafter. The good news is that the increases (for this year at least) are not massive. We’ve put together a list of the increases for some of the […]
The Australian government has implemented changes to citizenship applications that make it much tougher for people living and working Down Under to become full citizens. The Department of Immigration and Border Protection has moved to put Australian values at the heart of the naturalisation process. Find out what this means for you. What’s changed? The […]
Many people fall victim to international money transfer scams. However, with a few simple precautions you can send money internationally with peace of mind. Follow these guidelines to ensure that the forex service you use takes care of your money. Choose a registered and licensed forex service To ensure your money is safe, choose a […]
UK Visas & Immigration has released an important message for all South Africans wanting to apply for a UK visa. Your bags may be packed, but you might not be ready to go All South Africans applying or wanting to apply for a UK visa need to take note that UKVI is currently experiencing extremely […]
Relocating your family to the UK can seem a bit daunting. Ensuring your kids find a school that is the right fit for them is important, but the UK school system is complex, and can be tricky to navigate as a first-timer. Luckily, we have a handy breakdown of the UK school system below. Read […]
Every year thousands of would-be immigrants and visitors to Australia have their visas cancelled by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DBIP). There are literally hundreds of reasons why a visa can be cancelled, so if you’re hoping to live, work or travel through Australia, you best be aware of some of the most […]
If you regularly send money overseas, you probably use your bank to make the transfer. But unfortunately, banks aren’t the best solution. Independent foreign exchange providers can provide lower fees, better rates and faster service. Here are a few reasons why you should stop using your bank for international money transfers. First off, make your […]
Getting around London can be overwhelming and confusing for any newcomer, with a myriad of routes leading to any one destination. We’ve put together a quick guide to help you navigate the intricate web that is London’s transport system. Choose your transport There are many different modes of transport to choose from. The most commonly […]
Buñol is a small Spanish town just an hour from Valencia. Once a year, this sleepy city hosts the biggest tomato fight in the world – La Tomatina. This is the sauciest festival around and you don’t want to miss out on the mayhem. Our friends at Stoke Travel have made it easier than ever. […]