Holidays 2018: Duty free revealed to be MORE expensive than online shopping | Travel News | Travel

Duty free shopping has been revealed to not be as cheap as many British tourists might think. Rather than the airport being the place to bag the best deals, online shopping is now where the savings are to be found, new findings reveal. Research from price and product comparison service, PriceSpy shows that only 10 per cent percent of products are cheaper at the airport, compared to online.  PriceSpy studied Duty-free prices gathered at Heathrow Boutique, Gatwick, Stansted, Manchester and Bristol – World Duty Free. The best savings to be found online versus at duty free were for electronics and men’s fragrances.  Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis…

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Most expensive cities in the world revealed 2018 travel | Travel News | Travel

The world’s most expensive cities have been revealed in the 2018 The worldwide cost of living (WCOL) report from The Economist Intelligence Unit. Analysing the price points of 160 consumer products across 145 cities in over 90 countries, the top 10 most expensive cities have been announced. The survey compares the average daily spends on goods such as the average price of a loaf of bread, a bottle of wine, a packet of cigarettes and the cost of a litre of petrol alongside the living wage and house prices. The…

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