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What’s the best way to buy travel insurance?

What’s the best way to buy travel insurance? More and more holiday-lovers are choosing to buy their travel insurance online. But what does that mean for those who get travel insurance through their bank? And what’s the downside of price …

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Your pet hates about travel insurance - and how World First helps

Your pet hates about travel insurance – and how World First helps

We asked, you told. Here’s a summary of the things that get your goat about buying travel insurance - and a guide to how you can dodge your dislikes with World First. 

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Which type of travel insurance is right for you?

Which type of travel insurance is right for you? Most people buy single trip or annual travel insurance policies. But you could save money by getting something slightly different; something that’s better suited to your travel plans. 

8 steps to a stress-free holiday

8 steps to a stress-free holiday

Stress can be serious - impinging hugely on your quality of life. Holidays can be a great antidote to your anxieties. But unless you are prepared, jetting off can sometimes create stress of its own. Well, worry no more. Banish …

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This is what your perfect holiday looks like (statistically speaking)

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside. Don’t we? Using data from our recent travel survey, we have compiled the most statistically spectacular holiday package. We're going to your favourite place, doing your favourite activities, with your favourite …

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Announcing the results of the World First 2017 Travel Survey!

Announcing the results of the World First 2017 Travel Survey!

Two words: thank you. We had a formidable response to our 2017 travel survey. And now we have totted up the results, we are ready to reveal some fascinating findings on your travel likes, dislikes, desires and habits. Ready? 

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7 of the world’s best white water rafting destinations

7 of the world’s best white water rafting destinations Calling all adrenaline junkies. If you prefer your fun of white-knuckle ferocity, it’s time to don your lifejacket and head for the world’s finest white water rafting destinations. Here are seven …

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