The World First Wander: getting it right, great apps and gap years.

The World First Wander: getting it right, great apps and gap years. Welcome to another installment of the World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s hot in travel writing and blogging. This week we  look at getting it right (as far as …

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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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Want to chat? We’re right here.

Want to chat? We’re right here. Getting a quote for your travel insurance is, on the whole, a pretty easy and simple thing to do. However, there can sometimes be complications, especially if you want to take part in an …

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Young Brits abroad: gambling with their family’s future?

Young Brits abroad: gambling with their family’s future? What would you pay to get your loved ones home safely following an accident abroad? Would you be willing to remortgage the house to pay a hospital bill in Mexico? How about …

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So you want to go on a gap year?

So you want to go on a gap year? Increasing numbers of people are now taking a year off to go and do something completely different with their lives. Typically and traditionally this has been students taking time off before …

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How to plan a gap year – a few tips

How to plan a gap year - a few tips A lot of people fantasise about long-term travel and just giving it all up and going away.  Most of them never manage it,  something or someone always  seems to conspire …

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An easy guide to getting a gap year right

An easy guide to getting a gap year right The exams are over and summer holidays are here again. Well, for some of us anyway. If you're a student and you're kicking your heals wondering what on earth you're going …

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10 things to keep you healthy in a gap year

10 things to keep you healthy in a gap year Many students decide to take a year off after school before committing themselves to university or a job. It's a great way of seeing the world or getting some experience …

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