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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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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. 

European holiday destinations

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? 

holiday activities

Here are your top ten favourite holiday activities

You look forward to your holiday for months. But what do you most enjoy doing when you get there? Doggedly protecting your lounger by the pool? Getting out and about? Here’s a little insight to your favourite holiday activities. 

Tips for keeping your possessions safe on holiday (and the items most likely to go missing)

Tips for keeping your possessions safe on holiday (and the items most likely to go missing)

Your blood runs cold. Your heart beats faster. You begin to panic. That moment when you realise one of your possessions has gone missing while on holiday is never pleasant. Here’s how to protect the items that - statistically - …

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cancer travel insurance

Customer review: cancer travel insurance can be low cost as well as high quality

It’s been in the news a lot. Many travel insurers are charging cancer patients a fortune for a policy. We are not one of them - and can provide cancer travel insurance at a price that’s fair. Just ask the …

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insurance choice awards

Vote for your favourites for a chance to win £1,000

You’re probably more familiar with the X Factor than the Insurance Choice Awards. Don’t worry. Your say is just as important - and you could bag yourself £1,000 just for voting. Here’s everything you need to know. 

Top 5 places to watch the Tour de France 2017

Top 5 places to watch the Tour de France 2017

Saddle up and get ready for cycling’s premier event! The Tour de France is a masterful combination of speed, spandex and spokes that never fails to elicit an adrenaline rush from its spectators. 

Leiomyosarcoma Cancer

July: Leiomyosarcoma Cancer Awareness Month

Leiomyosarcoma cancer: it’s an uncommon disease. And as such it needs more awareness than ever this July. Here's how we're helping.

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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