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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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10 items to pack this winter (as well as your travel cover)

10 items to pack this winter (as well as your travel cover) Ski season is almost upon us. And so is Christmas. So it’s a good time to start thinking about your wish list from Santa. Have you been good …

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The World First Wander: the ski Monday special

The World First Wander: the ski Monday special Welcome to another World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s new in the world of travel blogging and writing. As always it’s compiled by Tristan Rothwell, who scours the internet for …

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31% of skiers on thin ice? Not with World First Winter Sports cover.

31% of skiers on thin ice? Not with World First Winter Sports cover. We’ve had some shocking stats from ABTA, via our Know Before You Go partners, The Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The stats, which are the result of an …

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The World First Wander: 9 travel blogs we loved this week

The World First Wander: 9 travel blogs we loved this week Welcome to the last World First Wander of 2015! As always it’s a compilation of our favourite travel blogs and articles from the last week or so, compiled, as …

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Heroes head north for charity fundraiser

Heroes head north for charity fundraiser  From time to time we get involved in projects that need very specialist insurance. Recently we were delighted to be able to broker the travel and medical insurance for a fantastic charity fundraising trip …

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The World First Wander – The Internet’s best travel blogs

 The World First Wander – The Internet's best travel blogs   Welcome to another World First Wander! It’s our weekly look at some of our favourite travel blogs and articles from the last week. As always it is compiled by …

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Snow or no snow? Where you stand with your travel insurance.

Booked to go skiing soon? Hoping for the best conditions is a natural part of the experience. There's no guarantee of snow and certainly no promise of perfect conditions. Last month the press was awash with talk of snowless resorts in Europe …

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Going slopestyle at Easter…don’t forget your insurance!

Going slopestyle at Easter…don’t forget your insurance! The Winter Olympics have been fantastic haven’t they? It’s been inspiring stuff, especially the Snowboarding Slopestyle, a new event that involves riders making their way (very quickly) down a steep course that includes …

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Fit for purpose? Are you and your Winter Sports travel insurance policy up to the job?

Fit for purpose? Are you and your Winter Sports travel insurance policy up to the job? OKAY. Enough of that brilliant summer already. It’s now time to turn our thoughts to the oncoming winter. For many of us that means …

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