Category Archives: Travel Insurance

Staying Safe on the Slopes – A Wintersports Safety Guide

Whether you are an experienced skier or snowboarder, a complete newbie, or haven’t been on a slope in years, you need to prep before taking your trip. Here are some tips for making sure your adventure goes smoothly!  Get fit … Continue reading

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Travel Advice If You Have Cancer

Travelling abroad if you have cancer comes with a whole lot of planning! We’re here to help you discover what you need to consider before you go. When NOT to travel if you have cancer Travelling, and air travel in … Continue reading

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What To Do If You Get Robbed Abroad

If the unthinkable happens on holiday, and your personal belongings get stolen, you need to know what to do and when to do it to ensure you can recover the costs of your lost items, and get back home safe. … Continue reading

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GHIC: the new EHIC – Health Insurance on Holiday

With over 5 million European Health Insurance Cards (EHICs) due to expire in 2022, many UK travellers are asking themselves whether there is replacement cover in place, and as always – if they also need travel insurance if they have … Continue reading

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Gap Year Travel – Where to Go and What To Do

The world is your oyster, so how on earth are you meant to decide where to go and what to do on an extended travel break? We highlight some of the different types of gap year adventures available and give … Continue reading

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Destination Guide: The Himalayas – Adventure Sports Holidays

If you like your holiday to be packed with adrenaline highs then the Himalayas are a veritable playground, and must-do destination. Here’s where to go and what to do to make the most of an adventure sports holiday. Mountain Biking … Continue reading

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Destination Guide – Abu Dhabi, UAE

Dubai used to be the place to be on a trip to the United Arab Emirates, but all the cool cats are heading to a city with a little more slick, the capital city, Abu Dhabi. It’s less touristy, more … Continue reading

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How To Plan A Longstay Trip: 8 Top Tips

The way we travel may be changing. Rather than hop on a flight for a quick EU city break, or even a two week holiday somewhere more remote, some travellers are looking to a longstay adventure. Whether the opportunity comes … Continue reading

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EHIC and Brexit: Will Your EU Health Insurance Card Still Be Valid?

Unfortunately there is no yes/no answer. Currently, the official line on the .gov website says that if the UK leaves the EU without a deal “your EHIC might not be valid anymore.” So, what are UK travellers expected to do if … 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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