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Which type of travel insurance is right for you?

Which type of travel insurance is right for you? Most people buy single trip or annual travel insurance policies. But you could save money by getting something slightly different; something that’s better suited to your travel plans. 

How to avoid sea sickness this summer

How to avoid sea sickness this summer Sea sickness. Mal de mer. It’s the bane of the seven seas. If you sometimes struggle to find your sea legs, you are not alone. Many thousands of us will take to the …

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The World First Wander. Cruise Travel

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 taking a look at cruise travel. It seems to be a hot topic right now! Cruising …

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The nitty gritty: the World First travel insurance survey

The World First travel insurance survey Earlier this year we asked you about your travel and travel insurance habits. We got 584 replies to our online survey, which is a significant selection. Please let us say thanks again for taking …

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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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Valentine’s Essentials. Wine. Chocolate. Exotic Destination. Travel Insurance.

Valentine’s Essentials. Wine. Chocolate. Exotic Destination. Travel Insurance. Valentine’s Day is approaching fast. Are you ready? Have you stocked up on roses and chocolates and grabbed a booking at your partner’s favourite restaurant (be quick!)? Failing that, have you booked …

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MYTH BUSTING: If you like boring holidays, don’t bother with a cruise.

MYTH BUSTING: If you like boring holidays, don’t bother with a cruise. Cruising isn’t for you. We know. You’d be bored in a minute. You’d want to jump off after a few hours at sea. You couldn’t stand being stuck …

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Gone Cruising. Why one size no longer fits all.

Gone Cruising. Why one size no longer fits all. Are you thinking about making 2014 the year you take that cruise? There has never been a better time. The cruise industry is evolving constantly. New ships are sliding down slipways …

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The Sunbird’s Survival Guide.

Ten tips for taking off for an extended winter holiday. Listen carefully. What do you hear? Is that the sound of sun seeking Brits – our very own sunbirds and swallows - stretching their wings before they head south for …

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All aboard for an industry that won’t be beaten by the press!

All aboard for an industry that won’t be beaten by the press! The cruise industry has had a bad press recently. The Costa Concordia notwithstanding, much of the furore surrounding the industry has been about the norovirus, one of the …

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