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Survey results: Where do you go for the best travel advice?

You know what they say. Knowledge is power. A little research goes a long way when it comes to choosing your next holiday destination. But where’s the best place to go for travel advice? Here’s what our readers told us. 

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Survey results: Here are your top 5 favourite ways to travel

You know what they say. The journey is part of the experience. Safe in the knowledge that your holiday begins the moment you leave your house, here are our readers’ top five favourite ways to travel to their holiday destination …

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World First: Statement on animal cruelty

Recently we have received two messages regarding animal cruelty. I take this issue seriously and would like to make World First’s position clear. 

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The £370 million reason why travel insurance is essential

The £370 million reason why travel insurance is essential Do travel insurers pay out? How often do British travellers need to claim on their travel insurance policies? Jaw-dropping data from the Association of British Insurers proves that travel insurance is …

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A heart attack in the USA would dent your savings to the tune of around £4,000. We offer reliable travel insurance with cover for up to £10,000,000 medical expenses.

Why EVERYONE (even you) needs medical cover in their travel insurance

You have a clean bill of health. You’re active. Why do you need medical cover in your travel insurance? The answers may surprise you...

Getting covered for your holiday is crucial, especially for a trip with sustained physical activity

6 essential dos and don’ts of a cycling holiday

6 essential dos and don’ts of a cycling holiday Has the Tour de France inspired you to pop on your helmet and get pedalling on your next break? Let’s hope so – a cycling holiday is a great way to …

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No matter what type of cancer you have, our ethos is that if you are well enough to travel, you should be able to get the cover you need to travel in confidence

Macmillan launches campaign for fairer cancer travel insurance

Macmillan launches campaign for fairer cancer travel insurance Leading cancer charity Macmillan is campaigning to make travel insurance fairer for cancer patients. Here are one or two things you can do to join the fight. 

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Here are your top five favourite European holiday destinations

Recently we asked 1,400 of our readers about their favourite European holiday destinations. Can you guess which five countries made in onto the list?