Terrorist attacks in Brussels – where you stand

TUESDAY 22 March 2016 Following the recent explosions at the Brussels Zaventum Airport, and the Brussels metro line, we would like to extend our sympathies to those affected. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has issued advice this morning and it …

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Do I need travel insurance? You asked, here’s the answer.

Fed up with paying an insurance premium before you jet off? You don’t have to. You can travel anywhere in the world without travel insurance. But that doesn’t mean you should. Without travel insurance you could find yourself out of …

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Looking for something different this Easter? Here are 8 alternatives…  

Looking for something different this Easter? Here are 8 alternatives...   Fed up with chocolate eggs, hot cross buns and the elusive Easter bunny? Cast your net beyond the UK and alternative Easter traditions await. Marvellous, curious and intriguingly different. …

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The World First Wander: travel blogs we love this week

Welcome to the first World First Wander of 2016! A very happy New Year to all! As always the Wander is a selection of our favourite travel blogs and articles from the last week or so, compiled, as always, by …

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Paris: how it may affect your travel policy

Paris: how it may affect your travel policy Following the recent terrorist attack in Paris, we wanted to put out a quick blog post for any of our customers who are due to visit France in the near future and …

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“Significant possibility” of terrorism in air crash.

How will your travel be affected? Following Saturday’s air disaster in the Sinai Desert the UK and Irish governments have decided today to cancel all flights to and from the UK to the Egyptian resort indefinitely. This is because air …

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The World First Wander: travel blogs we loved this week

The World First Wander: travel blogs we loved this week Welcome to our weekly look at what’s hot in the world of travel and travel writing. Each week we scour the internet to bring you our list of “what’s hot” …

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The World First Wander: Scilly, Dubrovnik and summer holidays!

The World First Wander: Scilly, Dubrovnik and summer holidays! Welcome to another installment of the World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s hot in travel writing and blogging. This week we are going to take a look at backpacking, Dubrovnik this month hottest travel …

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The World First Wander: Smurfs, Scillies and boredom.

The World First Wander: Smurfs, Scillies and boredom. Welcome to another installment of the World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s hot in travel writing and blogging. This week we take a peek at bloggers writing about Smurfs, 'travel personalities', being bored in …

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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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