What does Brexit mean for British travellers?

What does Brexit mean for British travellers? Whether you are an innie or an outie, there’s no doubt that Brexit will have some kind of effect on your travel plans at some point. It might just be a short term …

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The World First Wander: The best in travel blogging.

The World First Wander: The best  in travel blogging. Welcome to another World First Wander, our weekly look at what’s hot in the world of travel blogging and writing. As always it’s compiled by Tristan Rothwell, the man who scours …

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A quick introduction to via ferrata (and why you may love it)

A quick introduction to via ferrata (and why you may love it) Next time you’re stuck for a dinner party fact, bring out the one about Earth being smoother than a billiard ball. (It’s true.) Yet despite its ‘flat’ surface, …

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British traveller facing £53,000 medical bill after rare bird attack

British traveller facing £53,000 medical bill after rare bird attack We get a lot of emails here at World First. But occasionally we get one that really stands out. Like the email we received from a gap year traveller, who …

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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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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 …

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4th February is World Cancer Day. We can. Can you?

4th February is World Cancer Day. We can. Can you? World Cancer Day takes place this week, on the 4th of February. As an awareness day its aim is to unite populations across the globe in the fight against cancer. …

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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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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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