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Week in Review: May 2 – May 8

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This week at theCurrent we discovered the hidden gem of Bulgaria, reached another important milestone, celebrated Mother’s Day, brought you some great savings, and more! As always, catch up on what you missed with our Week in Review.


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Bulgaria was our Country of the Week. We explored the tumultuous history of a land that has interacted with some of the most recognized historical powers, while also forming two empires of its own! Learn more HERE.

In this week’s Travel Guide we visited the cities, stunning landscapes, and historical relics that make Bulgaria one of Europe’s most surprisingly fulfilling getaways. Start your journey HERE.

Our Currency Spotlight delved into the up and down history of the Bulgarian lev over the last several decades. After a rough patch, things are starting to look up for the currency and economy as a whole. See more HERE.

We’ve Hit 500 Posts!

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We reached an important milestone this week…our 500th post! Thanks to everyone who has supported us over the past year and then some! Take a look at the adventures we’ve been on and where we plan on going HERE.

Sports Teams Save at Continental

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With Continental’s discounted group rates, you can take your team on a hockey tournament to Europe, a basketball game to the states, or anywhere else you care to mention for less! Learn more about our group rates HERE.

Mother’s Day

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We sent out an early reminder this week to make sure you didn’t miss Mother’s Day – so hopefully it paid off! See what the holiday means to us and how Continental can help you out HERE.


Every week here at theCurrent we bring you the world’s biggest business stories. This week: the Fort McMurray wildfire, job losses on both sides of the border, and more HERE.

Looking Ahead

Next week we’re heading down south on a fascinating adventure. Beyond that, look for more of the great stories you’ve come to expect!

Remember to follow theCurrent for all the latest on Continental Currency, travel, business and more. But if you do miss anything, check in every Sunday for our Week in Review and stay informed, stay Current.