Welcome to the World First Travel Blog

Need specific cover?

Need specific cover? It might be better to call us.

Expensive holiday? Valuable luggage? These days, most people tend to buy their travel insurance online. But if you’re looking for something specialist or super-comprehensive, take note that we can cover much more over the phone than we can online. Allow …

Continue reading

Turkey terror attacks: where you stand with World First

Turkey terror attacks: where you stand with World First We live in troubled times. And now, after the most recent terror attack in Turkey on Tuesday, you may be thinking twice about your travel plans. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office …

Continue reading

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 …

Continue reading

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 …

Continue reading

What is it you look for in a travel insurance company?

What is it you look for in a travel insurance company? We all expect different things from life. It’s part of what makes our society so rich. But what about when it comes to making important buying decisions, like buying …

Continue reading

Travelling with a medical condition? Don’t forget to tell us everything!

Travelling with a medical condition? Don’t forget to tell us everything! From time to time we hear of difficult cases where people have been taken ill on holiday and have then faced huge hospital bills. More often than not it’s …

Continue reading

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 …

Continue reading

“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 …

Continue reading

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” …

Continue reading

The World First Wander: Cuba, Kites and Peppa Pig.

The World First Wander: Cuba, Kites and Peppa Pig. 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 France, Cuba and, of course, …

Continue reading