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As Tour de France fever sweeps the UK, Sean Davies looks at how, when and why we embraced life on two unpowered wheels More

Make sure you know your maillot jaune from your lanterne rouge for the world's greatest cycle race, the Tour de France More

Expert view: the prince of property telly

  • at home
  • 24 Jun, 2015
  • | by Ben Wilson

Gocompare.com’s resident home insurance expert ponders Britain’s favourite property presenter

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Why life begins at 50

  • time off
  • 22 Jun, 2015
  • | by Emily Bater

We meet five people who show that starting your sixth decade can mean the start of a huge adventure More

Guide to Britain: Blenheim Palace

Dan Bevis pilots a Subaru WRX STI to the ancestral home of Winston Churchill More

Local authorities can fine parents who’ve taken their kids off school to go on holiday – would you do it?


Smart borrowing with summer loans

Emily Bater takes a look at the best ways to fund your fun in the sun More

Four EHIC myths busted

  • time off
  • 10 Jun, 2015
  • | by Kristian Dando

The European Health Insurance Card is super-useful and totally free. But there are still quite a few misconceptions about it


Sean Davies takes a trip on Amtrak's famous Coast Starlight train, following the Pacific seaboard from Seattle to California More