Category Archives: Safety when travelling

Social Media Adventure Travel Tips For Students

If you want to be an adventure travel influencer that shares the love through insta, snap chat and the like, there is a way to do it and a way to totally not. Don’t let the pressure tocapture the most … Continue reading

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A Quick Guide To Staying Safe Abroad

Take a quick look at this little list to maximise enjoyment on your next break abroad! 1. Don’t Get Robbed Invest in a slash-proof backpack. Keep valuables locked up in a hotel safe. Or better yet – leave valuables at … Continue reading

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A Newbies Guide To Wildlife Volunteering Holidays

If you want to work abroad for a bit helping the local wildlife, you need to be very careful about who you book with and what you’ll be doing, otherwise there is potential to cause more harm than good, or … Continue reading

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A Gluten-Free Holiday Guide – Advice For Coeliacs

If you have to watch what you eat for health reasons, going on holiday can throw up a whole host of food-related challenges. This month we are focussed on sharing helpful information for those who can’t eat gluten. Get location … Continue reading

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bSafe Review – Travel App of the Month September 2017

Following on from our theme earlier this month of travel safety, we thought it would be timely to feature a personal safety app. Introducing bSafe, a FREE app designed to keep you safe when you might feel at your most … Continue reading

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10 Safety Tips For First Time Travellers

Stay safe abroad with these easy to remember tips for first time travellers. 1. Walk tall A confident stride, with head held high will give off a “don’t mess with me“ signal, and it will also mean you are more … Continue reading

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How To Avoid Food Poisoning On Holiday

According to the Centre for Disease Control, traveller’s diarrhoea affects between 30 and 70% of travellers – here’s what you need to do to stay well next time you go away! What is food poisoning? It is any food-borne illness … Continue reading

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The Biggest Firework Festivals of 2017

If you are looking for a break that packs a big bang for your bucks, then maybe you should plan your next adventure around a firework festival! Here are some of the most impressive firework themed events that are happening … Continue reading

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Can Travel Insurance Save You From These Deadly Creatures?

Travel insurance is pretty good at making sure that travellers get home safe and sound after something nasty has happened. Being airlifted off a mountain after a skiing accident for example, or getting someone on the next flight home should … Continue reading

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The Most Common Snowboarding Injuries (And How To Avoid Them)

Snowboarding is often seen as skiing’s younger, cooler and more daring counterpart. It began in the 1960s, when engineer Sherman Poppen fastened two skis together to help his daughter learn to ski, and was soon taken up and developed by … Continue reading

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