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tips for buying a property abroad

Thinking of buying property abroad? Here are some tips.

Whether it’s a second home somewhere sunny or you’re relocating to start a brand new life in foreign climes, there’s a lot to think about when you’re buying property abroad. Here’s some advice. 

Virtual reality to the rescue of high street travel agents

Time was that, for most people, booking a holiday meant taking a trip to a travel agent. Then along came the www to change all that. And yet the latest tech innovation to hit the travel sector - virtual reality …

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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. 

5 top things to do in Toronto

5 top things to do in Toronto More than just maple syrup and moose, Canada is a hugely popular and diverse country. As Canada Day approaches ever-nearer (1st July, in case you were wondering), we look at one of the …

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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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bowel cancer

April: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

April: Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Bowel cancer is the second biggest cancer killer in the UK. A diagnosis of the disease occurs every 15 minutes, with around 40,000 new diagnoses made each year. The good news? Early diagnosis makes for …

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Concorde 2.0: return of the sky-high luxury?

Concorde 2.0: return of the sky-high luxury?

When you think luxury travel, what comes to mind? Cruise liners complete with putting green and casino? Waiter-served meals served on crushed velvet green sofas on the Orient Express? Well, how about Concorde? And more importantly, what about Concorde 2.0?

How you can help save young lives on World Cancer Day with Clic Sargent

How you can help save young lives on World Cancer Day with Clic Sargent

How you can help save young lives on World Cancer Day with Clic Sargent Tomorrow (4th February 2017) is World Cancer Day. During the day 11 children and young people in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer. From the awful …

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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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5 Healthy things to do with kids this half term

5 Healthy things to do with kids this half term Half term is nearly upon us! But do you struggle to find things to do that will get them out and active? You may not be alone! It can be …

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