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World First’s A to Z of curiously captivating holiday activities

You know what they say. Variety is the spice of life. That’s why we have compiled a curious compendium of the most outlandish, unusual and downright bizarre holiday pursuits to try on your travels - safe in the knowledge that …

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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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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. 

With World First, you get all the normal travel insurance benefits as well as cover for your golf clubs if they are lost, stolen or damaged.

5 of the world’s best golfing holiday destinations

A golfing holiday: the perfect trip if you’re after a refreshing break with a gently competitive edge. With the upcoming US Open about to showcase the greatest golfers the world has to offer, how about unleashing your own inner Tiger …

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5 of the world’s finest snorkelling spots

5 of the world’s finest snorkelling spots

Crystal blue waters, fascinating sea life at your fingertips and no need for a gas tank strapped to your back. Snorkelling is one of the simplest yet rewarding ways to enjoy our incredible blue planet’s undersea creatures and plant life. 

The World First Guide to the Best Websites for Winter Sports.

The World First Guide to the Best Websites for Winter Sports.

In the last few weeks Europe has seen some impressive snowfall. It’s meant a few resorts have been able to open early and makes a marked change from recent years when some have had to delay their seasons because of …

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Lung Cancer

Swim the distance for lung cancer this November

Swim the distance for lung cancer this November This month is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Here at World First we fully support it. We offer lung cancer travel insurance to our customers. However, because it is so preventable and is …

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6 Nations 2016: Know your venues

6 Nations 2016: Know your venues                 With the RBS 6 Nations well underway, here’s everything you need to know about the venues - from where to park your car to where you …

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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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It’s murder on the campsite. But it needn’t be with World First.

It’s murder on the campsite. But it needn’t be with World First. Have you got plans to go camping this year? You will not be alone. Camping is really popular at the moment, with the Great British Tourism Survey revealing …

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