Not Paris AGAIN!? 5 romantic alternatives for a Valentine’s getaway.

Not Paris AGAIN!? 5 romantic alternatives for a Valentine’s getaway.

Not Paris AGAIN!? 5 romantic alternatives for a Valentine’s getaway. Some say you could never tire of Paris. But when you’ve been whisked away on an all-expenses paid, luxury lovers’ retreat to ‘the world’s most romantic location’ for the umpteenth …

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Attention all skiers and snowboarders! Have you forgotten something?

Attention all skiers and snowboarders! Have you forgotten something?

Attention all skiers and snowboarders! Have you forgotten something? The Foreign and Commonwealth Office have a message for all skiers and snowboarders this winter. It’s pretty simple really: check you have adequate winter sports travel insurance cover! You’d think everyone would …

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ABTA’s 12 destinations to watch for 2017

ABTA’s 12 destinations to watch for 2017

ABTA’s 12 destinations to watch for 2017 Are you still planning your 2017 travels? Well you might want to know about a list that was published recently by ABTA, the Association of British Travel Agents. It’s their list of the …

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Wedding Travel Insurance

Wedding Travel Insurance: getting married abroad

The big day is looming. You have been planning it for days and weeks and months. In some cases it’s years in the making. Everything is in place. The timings have been done. All is well. Even the weather has …

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Get 18 days off in 2017 without using all your holiday allowance

Need a holiday? Get 18 days off in 2017 without using all your holiday allowance.

Once we’ve got Christmas out of the way it’s time to start planning your next holiday move. Or is it? We’ve been looking at the calendar for 2017 and we think you should start planning now, especially if you have …

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World Aids Day: 1st December 2016

Here at World First we’ve got every reason to observe and support World Aids Day. We were the first company to offer travel insurance cover for people with HIV / AIDS. After a 10 year long fight to get insurers …

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The Fight for HIV Travel Insurance Cover

The Fight for HIV Travel Insurance Cover: How a ten year battle to get travel cover for HIV patients changed the face of medical travel insurance Lots of people find it easy to get travel insurance. But for others – and that …

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The World First Guide to the Best Websites for Winter Sports.

The World First Guide to the Best Websites for Winter Sports.

In the last few weeks Europe has seen some impressive snowfall. It’s meant a few resorts have been able to open early and makes a marked change from recent years when some have had to delay their seasons because of …

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World Diabetes Day

Today is World Diabetes Day.

Today is World Diabetes Day. It’s November the 14th. And that means that it’s World Diabetes Day.  The focus of this year’s campaign from Diabetes UK is ‘getting to know’ diabetes. Their aim today is to ensure as many people …

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Lung Cancer

Swim the distance for lung cancer this November

Swim the distance for lung cancer this November This month is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Here at World First we fully support it. We offer lung cancer travel insurance to our customers. However, because it is so preventable and is …

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